House Boardshop team rider Tyler Anderson has been getting down to business as the season winds down. For starters, he won best trick on Strapdup.com. It was a video voting contest and by pulling down the most votes Tyler walked away with a cool $500 in cash. You can check out the winning trick here.
Bout to make it rain!
Tyler also just wrapped up competing in the 2011 USASA Nationals at Copper Mountain, CO. He podiumed 3rd at pipe in the pro division behind Brett Esser and Ryan Stassel.
Read more to check out more pics of Tyler at USASA Nationals
Congrats to our very own Kaitlyn Farrington for qualifying in 2nd place in today’s Copper Mountain Grand Prix Qualifiers! Kaitlyn was up against some tough competition today, and only eight females out of 40 advance to Saturday’s Finals.
Kaitlyn placed 2nd just behind Burton pipe superstar Kelly Clark with Ellery Hollingsworth follow her up in 3rd.
If you’re in Colorado you can watch Kaitlyn and all the riders go up against each other in the first major pipe contest of the season on Saturday, December 11th or, if you aren’t lucky enough to make it to Colorado then the finals will air on NBC at 2pm EST on Sunday the 12th with re-runs on Versus on December 18th 5pm or on Versus on Christmas day at 5pm EST.
Do you have the balls to jump 80 feet into water off of a bridge?
House Boardshop team rider Brennen Swanson sent this little nugget in to us this week. It’s of him and and his friend, pro snowboarder Ross Baker, jumping off an undisclosed bridge 80 feet into water. Seeing is believing.
Head on over to Snowboardermag.com for some highly recommended reading with our favorite hip-hop hippie and House Boardshop Team Rider Gabi Viteri. You’ll find interesting insight about everything from why she wants to be Lady Gaga for a day to why she calls Colorado home-sweet-home.