Articles Tagged: world-snowboarding-championships

Tom Sims Tribute LBC 2013

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Tom Sims Tribute LBC 2013

Tom Sims was an innovator. His passion for snowboarding inspired and helped to create the industry and culture that we have today. The LBC put together this montage of images and footage of Tom and other snowboarding legends. Enjoy.

From LBC:
As a tribute to Tom Sims, combined photos from the recent 30th anniversary of the first World Snowboarding Championships and very old footage of Tom and early Sims riders Scott Clum, Keith Kimmel, Terry Kidwell, Joel Gomez and Craig Kelly

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World Snowboard Championships: Full Gallery

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World Snowboard Championships: Full Gallery

Photos: Markus Fischer

Last week over 200 men and women TTR ranked snowboarders gathered in Oslo, Norway for the World Snowboarding Championships. This series of events including quarterpipe, halfpipe, and slopestyle was the first of it's kind since 1999. Among the competitors were 3-times TTR World Tour winners Peetu Piiroinen and Jamie Anderson, 2012 X-Games winners Mark McMorris and Torstein Horgmo as well as Olympic gold medallist Kelly Clark all competing for World Champion 2012 titles and $500,000 in total prize money.

In the gallery above we bring you shots from highlights of each event in case you missed any of the live webcasts. See the results from the finals of quarterpipe, slopestyle, and halfpipe below.

WSC Quarterpipe Results:
1. Oliver Gittler
2. Kim Rune Hansen
3.Terje Haakonsen

WSC Halfpipe Results:

1. Iouri Podladtchikov
2. Matt Ladley
3. Louie Vito

1. Kelly Clark
2. Queralt Castellet
3. Gretchen Bleiler

WSC Slopestyle Results:

1. Chas Guldemond
2. Sebastien Toutant
3. Seppe Smits

1. Spencer O’Brien
2. Jamie Anderson
3. Enni Rukajarvi

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