The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships returns to Breckenridge, Colo., December 12-15th and is the perfect occasion to gear up for some serious pow pow action. This event is family friendly or can be the perfect “escape date” with your snow bunny; plus, once again the tour is featuring the world’s top freeski and snowboard athletes, including: Shaun White, Louie Vito, Danny Davis, Kelly Clark, Torin Yater-Wallace and Bobby Brown, competing in superpipe and slopestyle competitions. The event will serve as the first official US Ski and Snowboard Association Olympic team selection event of the 2013-2014 season, and the first ever USSA selection event for freeski slopestyle, freeski superpipe and snowboarding slopestyle disciplines. The iON Mountain Championships will bring together the country’s top male and female pro superpipe and slopestyle athletes, along with an array of international talent looking to capture the Dew Cup.
“I'm stoked the Dew Tour is the first Olympic team qualifier. You can guarantee the pipe will be great and everyone comes out for the contest swinging,” said Lago, 2010 Olympic half pipe bronze-medalist. “Game on!” he adds.
NBC Sports Group will feature more than four hours of live coverage of the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships, from Breckenridge, Colo. Coverage begins Saturday, December 14 at Noon ET on NBC, and continues through the weekend on NBC and NBCSN. All practice, qualifying, and finals will be streamed live on DewTour.com.
For a full list of confirmed athletes and additional Dew Tour event information, visit www.DewTour.com,www.facebook.com/dewtour, and www.twitter.com/DewTour.
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