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US Open Treats Ladies Right With Special Events

Originally Published: March 14, 2005
Press Release, Burton

Burlington, VT—The US Open has always given women riders the respect they deserve, and that's one of the reasons why it attracts some of the best female riders in the world to compete. Women riders win equal prize money in all events—a rare phenomenon in professional snowboarding. And this year, the event is stepping it up even more by creating two new awards for women—the Volvo Best Performance Award and the Ski-Doo Outstanding Rookie Award. One deserving female competitor will ...

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