Terrain Parks

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How to raise an Olympian, from Keri Herman’s mom

Note: This article originally appeared on EpicMoms.com. To read the full story, or learn more about mountain town moms, head over to EpicMoms.com.  Few of the athletes converging at the XXII Olympic games in Sochi next month got there without nurturing and support from their family. That got us at Epic Moms thinking: what does it… Read More

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5 til 5 Rail Jam [video]

It’s that time of year for park skiing and Breck is rewarding those who know how to jib and jump. The 5 til 5 Friday competition series is back every Friday until closing. If you think you have what it takes to land on the podium, you could win a season pass for next year,… Read More

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Benji Farrow, Michelle Zeller take top spots at Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown

A star-studded field of snowboard legends and current pros showed up today for the third annual Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Current Pros Benji Farrow and Michelle Zeller took the overall top spots in the men’s and women’s divisions, while legends Chad Otterstrom, Ross Powers and Todd Franzen won Raddest Old Dude,… Read More

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Best apps for snowboarding

A member of the Breck Epic Team, Eric Willett accounts his journeys as a professional athlete here. To read more from Eric, search his name in the top right, or click here.  My favorite app for snowboarding is Instagram. Instagram is known for making something look a lot cooler than it really is. However, since snowboarding is… Read More

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Enjoy a park weekend at Spring Fever

Breck’s month-long Spring Fever Festival continues this weekend with two exciting events in Freeway and Park Lane Terrain Parks – the 5 ‘til 5 Terrain Park Happy Hour and the Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown. This Friday, March 28, the 5 Chair will keep running until 5 o’clock, allowing skiers and riders to access some extra… Read More

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Top people to follow on Instagram

To a professional park snowboarder like Asher Humphreys, social media is a piece of the game you have to play. Asher is a member of the Breck Epic Team and calls Breck home. Here are his choices of the top athletes, companies, and other interesting people to follow on Instagram.   Alana Blanchard She deserves… Read More

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An interview with Zack Black

In an effort to learn more about our Breck Epic Team riders and find out what life is like both in and out of the halfpipe, we asked them to interview each other and tell us a little bit about themselves. The following is an interview with Zack Black by fellow snowboarder, Brett Esser.  Q:… Read More

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Eric Willett’s favorite snowboard accessories

A member of the Breck Epic Team, Eric Willett accounts his journeys as a professional athlete here. To read more from Eric, search his name in the top right, or click here.  My favorite snowboard accessory is my GoPro, which has many other accessories in itself. To be specific, I currently film with a GoPro Hero 3… Read More

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How to hit the features in Freeway terrain park

When people look up at the Breckenridge terrain parks from the base of Peak 8, they can get caught in the Freeway stigma – the jumps are huge and the whole place is daunting – I mean it is the Dew Tour course, right? Well, don’t fret, Freeway isn’t as scary as you think! In fact,… Read More

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Zack Black’s predictions for Sochi

The Winter Olympics are a huge stage for snowboarding. Halfpipe and (the newly introduced) Slopestyle competitions have their largest audience every four years at the Olympics. Here’s my take on where athletes will land in the biggest competition in snowboarding. Who gets to compete For Americans, the five qualification events held just prior to the… Read More