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Snow Demo at Powder Ridge

by Administrator 22. November 2014 10:46

What:

We are teaming up with Powder Ridge and all the Snowboard brands we sell here at the store for our first-ever Snow Demo. This will be an opportunity for you to try out new gear from your favorite brands to see what you want to buy for the season. Whether you’re looking for a new board or a new pair of boots, this will give you a chance to “test drive” the gear you are interested in for winter.

 

We are also going to be having a few Snowboard events/contests going on throughout the day. We will be holding the Bald E-Gal Cup, Airblaster will be holding a Method Contest, Viktor Simco and The Interior Plain Project will be doing a Ollies for Alzheimer’s High Ollie Contest, and Burton will be providing a Riglet Park for first time shredders. There will also be music and food/drink specials going on throughout the day at Powder Ridge.

 

This is an all day snowboard event open to anybody who would like to participate!

 

Brands:

Airblaster, Nitro, L1, Burton, Analog, The Interior Plain Project, Neff, Howl, Holden, Ashbury, Capita, Union, Volcom, Crab Grab, Celtek, Electric, Skullcandy, Stepchild, Coalatree, DC, Dakine, Salamon, Monument, Rome, ThirtyTwo, and MORE!

When:

 

Schedule for the Day:

12:00pm Demo Starts (and runs until 6:00pm)/ Bald E-Gal Cup Registration Starts

1:00pm Bald E-Gal Cup Qualifier (top 25 make finals)

2:00pm Airblaster Method Contest

3:30pm Ollies for Alzheimer’s

5:00pm Bald E-Gal Cup Finals (Winner gets $1000 cash from Skullcandy)

6:00pm Demo ends

 

Costs:

The Demo will be free. The only cost for the day is $20 to enter the Bald E-Gal Cup. You will need to have a lift ticket to participate in the Snow Demo and of the eventsnts on this day. on this day.

Derek Combs' Presents: Bump

by Administrator 25. March 2014 10:09

Shop filmer Derek Combs just dropped one of the best edits at Powder Ridge this season. Bump features shop heads: Shane Ruprecht, Mikey Roynesdal, Joey Peterson, and Matt Hiemstra pounding some hammers into the new park set-up at Ridge. Press play, sit back, and get inspired to step your game up for these last few days we have left to ride the Powder Ridge Park!

Volcom PBRJ recap from last weekend at Powder Ridge

by Administrator 1. March 2014 11:37

Major hammers were thrown last weekend at the Volcom Peanut Butter and Rail Jam at Powder Ridge. Peep the edit- crazy!

Edit: Mike Thienes | Footage: Derek Combs, Mike Thienes, Dylan Wicklund, David Rossow | Music: Bass Drum of Death "Way Out"

Snowrider Classic 2014 | March 1st

by Administrator 28. February 2014 09:59

 

The Snowrider Classic was established over 20 years ago. It is a legendary snowboard event made for everyone. This is our last snowboard contest of the year at Powder Ridge and it will feature both jumps and rails.  Music, smiles, prizes, raffle, and good times had by all!!! 

Divisions:

Boys 14 & Under, Girls All Ages, Guys 15 & Up, Open

Cost:

$10 (must have lift ticket) 

Sponsors:

Howl, The Interior Plain Project, Neff, Ashbury, DC, Burton, 1817, Rome, Volcom, Capita, Union, Coal, Crab Grab, Celtek, Electric

B4BC's Shred the Love at Powder Ridge

by Administrator 19. February 2014 14:59

Last week we held a girls only snowboard event at Powder Ridge which doubled as a fundraiser for Boarding 4 Breast Cancer (B4BC). Not only did these ladies tear up the park, but they also raised close to $1500.00 for B4BC! Check out the edit Mike Wiener made from the day, definitely one of the funniest events of the season!

Volcom PBRJ is this Saturday

by Administrator 18. February 2014 16:19

Volcom will be bringing their Peanut Butter Rail Jam to Powder Ridge on Saturday February 22nd.  This rail contest is open to all ages and abilities, and is free to enter.  Top 5 Finalists from each age group will qualify for the Tour Finals at Mammooth Mountain in California.  For more details click the image above to check out the event on Facebook. 

Drew Poganski - Legends of the Cloud

by Administrator 7. February 2014 15:19

Check out Drew's interview from Granite Country USA. Drew breaks down the filming he's been doing for the last couple seasons and talks about his plans for this season, in the first episode of the St. Cloud Business Bureau's web-series.

Femme Fatale- Ladies snowboarding event at Powder Ridge

by Administrator 6. February 2014 14:35

Femme Fatale and Sº4 Mag will be presenting Boarding for Breast Cancer's (B4BC) Shred the Love Tour at Powder Ridge in Kimball, MN on Sunday February 9th! 

The day will consist of many fun events from yoga to scavenger hunting, trivia and raffles to a classic Femme Fatale-styled comp in the afternoon! They will also be juicing and making smoothies!

For more info, check out the details on their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1433316916902174/?ref=br_tf 

Bald E-Gal Cup 2013 | Video Edit

by Administrator 11. December 2013 14:57

Bald E-Gal Cup | 2013 from The Youth Shelter Supply on Vimeo.

Winners: 14 & Up: John Bushe, 15 & Up: Isaiah Pudas, Open: Jeffy Gabrick | Location: Powder Ridge | Presented by: The Youth Shelter Supply | Edit: Ryan Dereamer | Footage: Ryan Dereamer, Dan Tyler, Mike Thienes

Want some help becoming a better Snowboarder this season?

by Administrator 9. December 2013 12:55

 

Foundation 725 is a 10 week snowboard training program designed for youth ages 7-18; that focuses on building a basic "foundation" or platform on the snow.  The correct foundation, is above all the most important attribute in snowboarding.  Without a solid foundation, achieving new goals is nearly impossible.  Above this, thier main goal or purpose with thier program is to build good charater qualities in each student.  Foundation 725 provides a short discussion time before each lesson, were they share experiences and thoughts with each other in order to promote and encourage good morals on and off the hill.  Good role models are needed in snowboarding and Foundation 725 is is commited to being leaders that fellow riders can look up to. 

 

Foundation 725 has been developing snowboarders and teaching lessons up at Andes Towers in Alexandria, MN for the last few seasons and this season they plan to bring their program to Powder Ridge.  This is a season long snowboard development camp that will provide weekly lessons at Powder Ridge on Sundays from 2pm to 5pm.  The Camp is available to riders of all ages and abilities, and provides coaches from Minnesota that have competed on both the Regional and National Level.  

 

Whether its your first season on a snowboard and you are looking for some skills to be able to ride in the park, or you are a seasoned vet who is looking to step your shred game up to the next level; Foundation 725 will be here this season to help you achive your goals.

 

For more information, check out their website at: http://www.ride725.com or check out thier Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Foundation-725/139636357401

Or you can give them a call at 320.815.5187 or email them at:  found725@gmail.com