May Freeride Newsletter

2018 Freeride Program Awards Banquet

Freeride athletes were recognized at the end of year awards banquet on April 16th. 

Hard charger Award:

Snowboarder: Will Mercer
Skier: Bennett Balogh

Best style:

Snowboarder: Daxton Jones
Skier: Jeremy Emmer

Standout Shredder:

Snowboarder: Finn Varga
Skier: Isaac Goralski

Eye of the Tiger – Most Committed:

Snowboarder: Jake Johnson
Skier: Thor Jaramillo

Hooked on a Feeling – Most Improved:

Snowboarder: Steven Bailey
Female Skier: Blanca Saltillo Meija
Male Skier: Jorge Rivera

Ray of Sunshine:

Snowboarder with the Best Attitude: Marvin Martell
Skier with the Best Attitude: Jack Kilmain

Top Gun – Standout Skier of the Year:

Female: Ellie Armstrong
Male: Rocky Vertone

Top Gun – Standout Snowboarder of the Year:

Female: Tyne Guillory
Male: Will Mercer

Tony Siebert Memorial:

Alex Coosaia and Caleb Kern

2018-19 Snowboard Captains:

Jake Johnson & Neo Emery

2018-19 Freeski Captains:

James Stafford & Jake Coosaia

On- Snow Summer Camps

  • Mt Hood, OR: June 17 - 23
    • 5 Days on Snow
    • Transportation, coaching, & meals
    • Terrain Park access and high alpine terrain
    • In-ground Olympic Trampoline training 
    • Afternoon Activities: 
      • Skateboarding
      • Mountain Biking
      • Rafting
      • Cliff Jumping
      • Paintball

Other Summer Camps

  • Utah Olympic Park Camps
    • 3 day camps
    • Air Bag Jump
    • Olympic Trampolines
    • water ramps

  • Skateboard Camps
    • 2 day camps
    • Jackson, Driggs & Alpine skateparks

  • Mountain Bike Camps
    • 2- day camps
    • Skill Acquisition:
      • braking
      • cornering
      • shifting
      • ascending
      • descending
      • obstacles

Wild West Skateboard Contest Series Update

  • NEW to 2018 - "All Park" Contests (no longer separate street & bowl)
  • Save the Dates:
    • August 25 - Jackson, WY
    • September 8 - Jackson, WY FINALS
  • More details coming soon for Ketchum & Driggs