Film and edit: Mia Lambson
Additional filming: Seamus Foster
Excerpt from Mary Walsh…

Airblaster has been the flagbearer for funboarding for over a decade, infusing a healthy dose of Stay Wild! in every turn made by members of this illustrious crew. Any time that the Airblaster moniker is attached to an event, it is bound to be grounded in good times and partyboarding and Trenchfest was exactly that, a snowboarding anti-contest. Two days of lapping the set up, sussing out lines, and trying out tranny. Day one was the warm up. Battle the Colorado elements a little and get used to the flow of the course. Day two, the pressure was on--wait, there was no pressure at all, just good times--so, day two, the sun came out and the assembled boarders etched lines into the corduroy to their hearts' content, stoke levels rising with each overhead gap, each below-the-knees carve, each jump between the rollers. At the end, one person would be decreed the #1 Trench Diggger and would receive a shiny, gold chainsaw (children's edition, no sharp edges) to place in their trophy case, but it's pretty likely everyone would be winners because Airblaster was hooking up pizza at the awards party…

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