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Snowboarding declining in stats, coolness

DURANGO, Colo. - Snowboarding could be going the way of Bill...quite as relevant as in the 1990s.Snowboarding's popularity has slipped across...to turn and more maneuverable.Snowboarding participation fell 4.5 percent...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-12-27/snowboarding-declining-stats-coolnes
Outdoors
This winter sport takes stones

...A group of friends, who would normally be out skiing and snowboarding if not for a recent stretch of snowless weather, have built...wintertime recreational activity. Their usual sports, skiing and snowboarding, seemed out of the question since Juneau hasn't seen precipitation...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-07/winter-sport-takes-stones
Local
Girdwood's Rosey Fletcher claims snowboarding bronze medal

...posted her first big-time Olympic result. "It's just snowboarding," the surprise American bronze medalist said Thursday after...podium in a discipline that combines American-invented snowboarding with old-style racing through gates. Because of that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022406/spo_20060224001.shtml
Sports
Alaskan Fletcher wins snowboarding event

...Rosey Fletcher of Girdwood and Mathieu Bozzetto of France won the women's and men's divisions of parallel slalom snowboarding events Sunday on the World Cup circuit. Fletcher was followed by Jana Sedova of Slovakia and Isabelle Blanc of France...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010801/Spo_Fletcher.html
Sports
Mountain Film festival runs through Wednesday at Gold Town

...selection of films from this festival, all of which center on outdoor activities, from kayaking to climbing, skiing, snowboarding, rollerblading, BASE jumping, skateboarding, adventuring, stunt biking and bike racing.Here's a look at what's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-01-14
Art
Emily Rose Waste

...such deep community support. Special thanks to Lindy Jones, Emily's primary physician.The world of horses, reading, snowboarding, singing, out the road sunsets and camping on the beach with friends, sleeping with cool air on her face under a heavy...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171283065
Two Alaskans carving into top U.S. snowboarding ranks

...said. "Really I don't think of snowboarding as training, which you have to do...skateboarding so his transition to snowboarding came easy. At about age 8, he saw...naturally. "He has had a love of snowboarding ever since he strapped one on," he...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020408/sta_243565337.shtml
Adaptive Ski and Snowboard Awareness Day this weekend

Community members of all abilities are invited to explore adaptive skiing and snowboarding as part of the annual Adaptive Ski and Snowboard Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20 awt Eaglecrest...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-01-18/adaptive-ski-and-snowboard-awareness
Outdoors
Spring season ski passes now on sale

JUNEAU - For anyone looking to take advantage of spring skiing or snowboarding at Eaglecrest, now's the time. Sale prices for the spring season are now on sale at Juneau's local ski area and are effective...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030510/out_571150647.shtml
Outdoors
Volunteers end search for missing snowboarder

KETCHIKAN - Volunteers have suspended their search for a 35-year-old man missing on a snowboarding trip outside Ketchikan. Michael Madden has been missing since March 12. The Ketchikan Daily News reports he was reported overdue...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032411/sta_804504359.shtml
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