Aono and Clark win BNZO pipe
Ryo Aono and Kelly Clark win Burton NZ Open Halfpipe
Preview Slopestyle Halfpipe
Japanese snowboarder Ryo Aono won the 2011 Burton New Zealand OpenMen's Halfpipe finals on Saturday in a last-minute upset over event favorites Louie Vito (USA) and Iouri "I-Pod' Podladtchikov (Switzerland). Vito held the lead coming into the third of three runs in the pipe at the Cardrona Alpine Resort in Wanaka, NZ with a run two score of 89.30, but Aono still had some big tricks up his sleeve: His winning third run included a massive frontside ...
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