Throwin’ Down in Cowtown
Forget the Stampede, it was a Stompede in
Have you ever seen 10 year olds doing switch 900’s? Or learning a back flip in 5 minutes? We were having so much fun at the
The Salomon Pro Coaches; Dane Tudor, Kaya Turski, Denise Jaworsky, Erin Kerr and Drew Wittstock were stoked on the skills the academy had so we had to give away a truckload of Salomon, and Smith prizes.
The entire Academy shredded with the coaches in the morning until early afternoon where they then sessioned for an hour so we could chose the Best Trick winner.
After the best trick contest each
The final votes were then tallied by the Salomon Crew and Coaches and the following prizes were awarded.
Yeah Girl!: Jacki Warrener
Giver All Day: Michael Brush
Mini Shred: Finn Iles and Spencer McHardy
Best head shaking bail: Jack Iles
Best Trick, killing it all day: Cam Schuster
Time to get some Salomon equipment because your skis broke: Bobby Warrener
Dane Tudor coaches choice: Todd Loukras
Kaya Turski’s coaches choice: Jack Jones
Denise Jaworsky’s coaches choice: Sam Ruzycki
Erin Kerr’s coaches choice: Cam Duncan
Drew Wittstock’s coaches choice: Rob Heule
Voted by the Academy, the skier of the day: Brendan Mackay!!
Brendan promised that he will practice his French all week for his big trip to
Big thanks to Canada Olympic Park, Smith Goggles, SBC Skier Magazine, Fresh Sports, Salomon Coaches and Crew, the skiers, and the volunteers who made the event a huge success!