March 14th, Rimouski, Qc Canada.
Jason Dubois went home yesterday with the Polaris RMK 800 while Jess Kimura went back with $2500 in cash, at the Snowmission 5th edition.
Charles Reid, Franck Bourgeois, Ben Bilocq and Julien Beaulieu, made it to the men's podium, while Joanie Robichaud and Magalie Dubois also podium.
Snowmission fifth edition wrapped up yesterday night with Jason Dubois and Jess Kimura's victories. Jason Dubois from Stoneham is the proud winner of the Polaris RMK 800 snowmobile. Charles Reid from Mont-Tremblant takes second place with winnings of $6000, including $1000 for the best trick, alley hoop backside rodeo 7 nosegrab. The podium was completed by Franck Bourgeois.
In the womens category, Jess Kimura from Vernon BC, was back for a second year and got up on the podium highest step leaving the contest $2500 richer. She shares second and third position with Joanie Robichaud from Quebec and Magalie Dubois from Mont-Tremblant, earning $1000 and $500 respectively. The best trick was a Five-O frontside 180 out from Michigan Marie Hucal.
The 2010 edition took place under a deep blue sky and burning sun, the original course gave the crowd and incredible final heat. Also featured this year 12 snowboard companies showing up next year products with on-snow demo opportunities. A record crowd of more than 7 500 noisy people showed up to show support to the riders. To conclude this amazing snowboard day a full house was waiting for We Are Wolves, that totally rip the after-party at the main lodge bar.
For a full video recap of this year's edition please consult this link :
Pictures of the event are available here :
Thank you and see you next year !