TTR NESCAFÉ CHAMPS 2011 in Leysin – Gian Simmen Introduces The Slopestyle Course
Blue bird conditions and a perfectly groomed park is awaiting finalist riders of the 5Star NESCAFÉ CHAMPS Leysin. The 20th anniversary of this respected snowboard event has taken over the small Swiss village of Leysin and filled it with top riders ready to tackle the progressive slopestyle course, as well as, legends of snowboarding who have come to celebrate this beloved event, that has brought many riders into the lime light. In this clip, Swiss rider Gian Simmen walks us through the slopestyle course which is so unique due to the integrated halfpipe.
Blue sky and a creative slopestyle setup welcomed some of the best riders on the TTR Tour to the TTR Nescafe Champs Open 2012 in Leysin, Switzerland. In the end it was TTR Slopestyle World Ranking leader Roope Tonteri who took home the win followed by Mathias Weissenbacher and Nuutti Niemela. On the womens side Swiss Isabel Derungs took the top spot with an impressive run which included a massive backside rodeo. Results:Men1. Roope Tonteri2. Mathias Weissenbacher3. Nuutti NiemelaWomen1. Isabel Derungs2. Aimee Fuller3. Elena Konz