TTR World Snowboard Tour

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Tac Qualification Results Are In; Let The Battle Commence!


Oslo, Norway – February 21, 2008: The third day of the Swatch TTR SIX(6)STAR Oakley Arctic Challenge hosted a step up in the level of Quarterpipe riding from an incredible field of progressive riders. Things got started mid-afternoon, with two heats of twelve riders competing for sixteen spots in the semi-finals taking place on Saturday. Kevin Pearce (USA) took the top qualifying spot, followed by Kim Rune Hansen of Norway, and Peetu Piiroinen of Finland, setting things up for an epic clash of snowboarding titans. The qualifications provided a fresh approach to judging that focused a riders ability to hit a quarterpipe in different ways. Each rider was allowed three runs to stomp their best tricks and earn the best possible score. The top two runs were taken into account, but to spice things up, an additional factor of