The 50 Standout Moments of the Snowboarding Season

How many of these did you miss?

X Games fans looking bummed. Photo: Ed Blomfield

In a “surprise surprise, but was it really a surprise?” kind of moment, ESPN announcement that the Tignes X Games was to be no more. If not entirely positive, it was certainly a significant moment.

It was always rad to see some of the worlds best riders throw down in France, but as I pointed out in an article for Whitelines at the time, taking the pinnacle of European competition out of the hands of an American TV network may not be a bad thing.

And as the French say “Zere iz non point crying ovaa spilt Red Bool”


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