TTR World Snowboard Tour

Points List

TTR Burton Canadian Open 2012 – Check The Course With Ty Walker

Calgary, AB -The fourth annual Burton Canadian Open Snowboarding Championships, presented by MINI, got underway today at WinSport Canada’s Canada Olympic Park (COP) in Calgary, Alberta. We teamed up with TTR’s favourite 14 year old ripper, Ty Walker, for this ‘Check The Course’ so sit back and let her show you what the riders are hitting.The second stop on the 2011/2012 Burton Global Open Series and a TTR 5Star event, the Canadian Open will include slopestyle and halfpipe competitions, offering riders the chance to earn a piece of the $72,000 prize purse and gain valuable points towards Burton Global Open Series championship titles and the Ticket To Ride World Tour Championship titles. Day two of CANO had 64 men competing under a bluebird sky on the slopestyle course. They battled it out through pre-qualifiers and qualifiers to be one of the lucky 10 to advance to semi finals against invited riders like Chas Guldemond (USA), Robby Balharry (CAN), Scotty James (AUS) and Janne Korpi (FIN)In the afternoon it was the women’s turn with 31 riders aiming for 6 spots in semi-finals. The ladies that made it today will compete against high caliber riders like Jamie Anderson (USA), Cilka Sadar (SLO), Silvia Mittermuler (GER) and Sina Candrian (SLO) during the semi-finals on Friday, February 2. Men’s Slopestyle Qualification Results: Ville Paumola, FINLogan Haubrich, CANCodey Ellison, USANicholas Julius, USADarcy Sharpe, CANKim Hansen, NORColin Spencer, USACraig McMorris, CANJustin Morgan, USAJacob Aaronson, USAWomen’s Slopestyle Qualification Results:Shelly Gotlieb, NZLChristy Prior, NZLJessika Jenson, USABreanna Stangeland, CANStefi Luxton, NZL

Embed video

Related videos

TTR Tricks – Gretchen Bleiler snowboarding tricks at CANO

TTR Tricks - American snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler's halfpipe snowboard tricks at the 5Star TTR Burton Canadian Open competition in Calgary. The best snowboard tricks.

TTR Tricks – Brandon Reis snowboarding tricks at CANO

TTR Tricks - American snowboarder Brandon Reis's slopestyle snowboarding tricks at the 5Star TTR Burton Canadian Open competition in Calgary. The best snowboard tricks.

TTR O’Neill Evolution 2012 – Big Air Finals

DAVOS, 7 January 2012 - In the Swiss winter wonderland of Davos, Canadians Spencer O'Brien and Mark McMorris won the 6Star Big Air competition at the O'Neill Evolution. Gripping until the last run, Mark was followed closely by Eric Willet (USA) and Seppe Smits (BEL) in third place. Swiss rider, Sina Candrian, came second, followed by rookie Anna Gasser (AUT) in the women's competition.The women's final was extremely exciting, counting in rookies like 3rd placed Anna Gasser (AUT), leaving some experienced favorites behind. It was Anna's last run that secured her spot on the podium. With a stylish Backside 540 Mute Grab and Frontboard to 50-50 Frontside Out on the rail, she surprised everyone, including herself. Amongst a thrilled crowd of thousands, the men's final was exciting down to the last run. Eric Willett lost his first and second run lead to Mark McMorris by only 0.30 points, with Mark performing a nearly perfect Backside Double Cork 1260 Mute Grab and Gap switch hardway to 270 out on the rail. None of the finalists were holding back in going BIG, which influenced the atmosphere amongst the spectators tremendously, giving the riders the necessary energy to perform.In the Big Air Tour ranking, Eric Willett grabs the lead from Roope Tonteri (FIN). Seppe Smits advanced from 12th to 5th position, remaining in his 5th position in the Overall Rankings. O'Neill Evolution was the last Big Air contest before the Big Air final Billabong Air&Style on February 4th, in Innsbruck, Austria, where the TTR Big Air Tour Champion will be crowned.

Rankings