Danny Davis learns to downshift

Updated: January 28, 2011, 12:12 PM ET
By Alyssa Roenigk | ESPN The Magazine

This story appears in the Feb. 7 issue of ESPN The Magazine.

The 22-foot-tall walls of the Breckenridge, Colo., superpipe never looked so sinister -- or so inviting. As Danny Davis slides his snowboard to a stop at the top, the wind whips his face on a gray December morning. All around him, his buddies flip and spin through a practice session ahead of the weekend's Winter Dew Tour contest. His mouth waters as he thinks about dropping in, maybe knocking the dust off his front-side ...

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