Backstrom, Yates win FWT Revelstoke
Ralph Backstrom, Shannan Yates win snowboard finals at 2013 Freeride World Tour Revelstoke
Snowboard coverage Ski coverage
After months of buildup and a weeklong powder delay that only heightened anticipation, Ralph Backstrom and Shannan Yates made a statement on behalf of American big-mountain snowboarders Friday at the season-opening Freeride World Tour competition in Revelstoke, B.C.
Backstrom defended his Revy title from a year ago, with this year's win coming on a bigger and burlier face, Mac Daddy. Yates also was riding Mac Daddy for the first time. ...
Read full story
Keep it here for everything you need to know about the Freeride World Tour.