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Rice Looking To Take Out Haakonsen In Upcoming TTR Quarterpipe Events


Oslo, Norway – November 21st, 2008: In an interview with the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet last week, this seasons snowboarding superstar Travis Rice (USA) declared his intentions to take out two of the upcoming 6Star events on the Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour, the Nissan X-trail Jam in Tokyo 2009 and the Oakley Arctic Challenge in Oslo. These two epic 6Star events always boast big rider lists and even bigger tricks, and with Rice on board they are set to be more banging than ever.The first Mens 6Star event for the Swatch TTR season, the Tokyo Nissan X-Trail Jam, will be going down December 13th – 14th 2008 in Tokyo where Rice is frothing at the prospect of taking out snowboard legend, Terje Haakonsen (NOR) on the monster Quarterpipe. Oh yeah, I’m going to Tokyo in a month to compete with the best. I’ve heard Terje is going there, too. Then it will be hard to win, but I will do what it takes to beat him, says Rice in Dagbladet. Besides Terje, the event will also host the cr