Technine’s King of the Desert
Jaromie Nolan defending his Title / photo by AG photographix
Saturday afternoon, the King of the Desert 2 at Las Vegas Ski Snowboard Resort went down sponsored by Technine Snowboards, Official Genius, McGhie’s Ski Bike and Board, Skatin On Em, JammyPack, Subaru of Las Vegas, SPY, GoPro.. The contest consisted of riders hitting the Technine Feature that was recently added to the hill. Rail, Creeper Rail & 10 foot box were the options on the feature and the riders could hit any of them to show off their skills to the judges. In the end, Jaromie Nolan defended his title with the 1st place win for the 2nd year. Jake Buell took 2nd place and 3rd place to Curren Weber. Best trick of the day going to Ricky Thizz, and a honorable mention to Chris from Powder & Sun who hasn’t touched a board in 12 years! 1st prize was $500 but the other winners got gear, boards, and GoPros to boot!
Andrew Brewer aka the most interesting annoucer in the world.
Jake Buell took 2nd place with solid tricks and smooth riding.
Ricky Thizz threw down locking in another Best Trick finish.
Tom Bennett aka Drink Beer Crew with some drunken slaying.
George Campoverde showing off his latest full page in Steez.