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Haakonsen puts pen to paper

Updated: February 18, 2011, 5:07 PM ET
By Melissa Larsen | ESPN Action Sports

As many of the world's top slopestyle riders -- including, for the first time, women -- gather in Oslo, Norway for The Oakley Arctic Challenge this weekend, event founder Terje Haakonsen has taken the opportunity to introduce some snowboard politics into the festivities.

Haakonsen, famous for his outspoken stance against snowboarding's Olympic inclusion back in 1998 has been voicing his opinion on the rapidly-approaching International Olympic Committee decision on whether or not ...

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