FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
The United States of America Snowboard Association Announces the United States Qualifiers for the World Snowboarding Championships in Oslo, Norway
South Lake Tahoe, CA – January 23rd, 2012 – The 2012 World Snowboarding Championships (WSC), will take place in Oslo, Norway from February 10th through 19th of this year. This event is the first international championships run entirely by snowboarders since 1999. The competition, which is the brainchild of both Ticket to Ride (TTR) and the World Snowboarding Federation (WSF), will showcase riders from all over the world. Each WSF member nation is entitled to qualify one male and one female in each halfpipe and slopestyle disciplines. The USASA is the member partner with the WSF, and is excited to announce that Scotty Lago and Maddy Schaffrick have qualified for the WSC in halfpipe, and Justin Morgan and Meghan Ginter have qualified for slopestyle.