News on Stratton

White and Hight win 2012 US Open halfpipe comps

White and Hight win 2012 US Open halfpipe comps

Sun 11 March 12, Stratton, USA

Shaun White (USA) and Elena Hight (USA) won the 30th annual Burton US Open halfpipe competition today, taking home $25,000 each and one of the most coveted titles in snowboarding

Toutant and Anderson take 2012 US Open slopestyle

Toutant and Anderson take 2012 US Open slopestyle

Sun 11 March 12, Stratton, USA

The slopestyle finals at the 30th anniversary of the US Open are now history, with Jamie Anderson (USA) and Sebastien Toutant (CAN) claiming all three major titles on the line today, including the 2012 US Open Slopestyle title (worth $25,000), the 2012 Burton Global Open Series Slopestyle Championship title (worth $25,000) and the TTR Slopestyle World Tour Championship title

30th US Open Snowboarding Championships Begins!

30th US Open Snowboarding Championships Begins!

Mon 05 March 12, Stratton, USA

The landmark 30th anniversary of the US Open Snowboarding Championships presented by MINI officially kicks off today.

Clark & Kokubo win US Open 2011 Halfpipe finals

Clark & Kokubo win US Open 2011 Halfpipe finals

Sun 13 March 11, Stratton, USA

In a re-run of last years finals, Kelly Clark & Kazu Kokubo both retained their Burton US Open halfpipe titles in a thrilling climax to the 29th Open

Buaas & Reid Win the crazy jam at the US Open 11

Buaas & Reid Win the crazy jam at the US Open 11

Sat 12 March 11, Stratton, USA

In the evening at the US Open, 43 men and 14 women threw down in a unique setup never before seen in competitive snowboarding. With features like a bridge and tunnel combo, double quarterpipes, an urban wallride and plenty of rails.

Enni Rukajärvi & Eric Willet win USOpen Slopestyle

Enni Rukajärvi & Eric Willet win USOpen Slopestyle

Sat 12 March 11, Stratton, USA

The miserable pea soup weather, with a bit of rain thrown in, may have put the spectators off, but it didn't stop the riders throwing down some huge moves in the 2011 slopestyle finals in Stratton

US Open 2011  Halfpipe Semi-Finals

US Open 2011 Halfpipe Semi-Finals

Fri 11 March 11, Stratton, USA

A bit of a whiteout for the halfpipe semi-finals. Kelly Clark and Hannah Teter dominated the womens and in the mens iPod came first and Kazuhiro Kokubo showed he means business defending his title coming 2nd.

Burton US Open 2011 days away

Burton US Open 2011 days away

Thu 03 March 11, Stratton, USA

The legendary Burton US Open is the final 6Star event on the Swatch TTR Tour and is getting ready to host the crowning of both the male and female 2010/11 Swatch TTR World Tour Champions. Riders will compete for a stake in the $250,000 USD prize purse and a maximum of 1000 TTR World Ranking points

Kazu Kokubo & K.Clark win 2010 US Open halfpipe

Kazu Kokubo & K.Clark win 2010 US Open halfpipe

Sun 21 March 10, Stratton, USA

Japanese style master Kazu Kokubo puts together an amazing run to take the 2010 crown and Kelly Clark took her 4th US Open halfpipe title with a typical smooth performance

Reid & Anderson win 2010 Burton US Open Rail Jam

Reid & Anderson win 2010 Burton US Open Rail Jam

Sun 21 March 10, Stratton, USA

After the unusually hot Vermont sun set at Stratton, the Black & Night Jam was on. 25 men and 10 women had 90 minutes to get in as many runs as possible in the US Open’s fourth ever rail jam.

Bang & Candrian Win 2010 Burton US Open slopestyle

Bang & Candrian Win 2010 Burton US Open slopestyle

Sun 21 March 10, Stratton, USA

Balmy weather made Vermont feel more like California at the 28th annual US Open Snowboarding Championships, where Europeans Mikkel Bang (NOR) and Sina Candrian (SUI) each took home $20,000 and top slopestyle honors

Olympic stars heading to the US Open

Olympic stars heading to the US Open

Tue 09 March 10, Stratton, USA

Taking place at Stratton Mountain Resort from March 15-21, the Open is the first US event since the 2010 Olympics where snowboard medalists Shaun White, Peetu Piiroinen, Scotty Lago, Hannah Teter and Kelly Clark will compete.

Guldemond & Buaas win the US Open Slopestyle

Guldemond & Buaas win the US Open Slopestyle

Mon 23 March 09, Stratton, USA

US rider Chas Guldemond and Kjersti Oestgaard-Buaas of Norway win the slopestyle, with Brit Jenny Jones coming 2nd in the Swatch TTR 6Star Burton US Open in Stratton. Peetu Piiroinen who came 4th became the overall TTR tour winner.

White wins US Open halfpipe but Pearce crowned TTR

White wins US Open halfpipe but Pearce crowned TTR

Sun 23 March 08, Stratton, USA

Kevin Pearce (USA) has become the new 07/08 Swatch TTR Tour Champion. Shaun White (USA) once again destroyed the competition, claiming both the Slopestyle and Halfpipe US Open Titles and moving into TTR World No. 4

White & Buaas win the US Open Slopestyle

White & Buaas win the US Open Slopestyle

Sat 22 March 08, Stratton, USA

Shaun White wins his 3rd US Open slopestyle title and Englands Jenny Jones comes 3rd to keep her in contention for the TTR crown

Burton global series announce a cool $100k prize

Burton global series announce a cool $100k prize

Mon 18 September 06, Laax, Switzerland

The 2006/2007 Burton Global Open Series presented by Motorola will award the largest single title payout in snowboarding history; the lucky so & so's

Beaman & White wrap up the US open slopestyle

Beaman & White wrap up the US open slopestyle

Mon 20 March 06, Stratton, USA

The 24th Annual US Open wrapped up today with Hana Beaman and Shaun White winning the slopestyle finals and a bag of loot that included $20,000 cash

Shaun White & Torah Bright Win US Open halfpipe

Shaun White & Torah Bright Win US Open halfpipe

Sun 19 March 06, Stratton, USA

Olympic gold medalist Shaun White won his first US Open halfpipe title today in front of the largest crowd in the event’s 24-year history. In the women’s contest, Torah Bright also won her first US Open halfpipe title, with Olympic silver medalist Gretchen Bleiler taking second

Danny Davis & Hana Beaman Win US Open Quarterpipe

Danny Davis & Hana Beaman Win US Open Quarterpipe

Sat 18 March 06, Stratton, USA

Several thousand fans braved cold temperatures to watch the riders go for broke on the first quarterpipe at the US Open since 2002. Danny Davis stoked out the judges and the crowd with his wide variety of tricks, including an alley-oop backside rodeo 5, a frontside 9 tailgrab and an air to fakie