Magnificent edition of the Dupraz Happy Banked in Leysin ! Happy is indeed the adjective that best describes the atmosphere that reigned throughout this extraordinary day! 170 registered participants and nearly 300 people in the village enjoying a sangria, a syrup and a raclette with friends, enjoying the [...]
It?s all about fun! We can see the current attraction for banked slalom as a kind of return to the natural sources of a discipline almost original to snowboarding, created in the first half of the 80?s, inspired by the downhill skateboarding practiced by Californian surfers in search of waves and naturally transposed to the snowboarding world.
Here is the podium of the Snowboard Super-G World Cup - Breckenridge 88-89. Here is the story of André Maszewski, member of the Hot Pro Team: "Starting with bib number 69 and knowing that the first 3 riders finished within 3/100s of a second, I didn't have much hope for this race. As it had snowed [...]