First place for women and $1000 was awarded to Courtney Cox for an unmatched
arsenal of tricks on all the rail jam features throughout the 30-minute
Thousands of spectators swarmed the event set up at 1200 Lincoln St. in
downtown Denver to celebrate the beginning of winter and support
snowboarders who traveled from throughout the US and the mountains of
Colorado to compete.
The women’s competition was stacked with highlights including a Frontside
360 over the “Scion Deathgap” feature and tech tricks on the rails. Lynn
Neil grabbed second place and crowd favorite Izzy Lalive came in third.
Event sponsors include The Art Institute of Colorado, Salomon Snowboards,
Bonfire Snowboarding Company, Scion, Skull Candy, Snowboard Colorado
Magazine, Red Bull, Westward, Inkmonster and Celtek.
Women’s Highlights from The Backyard Bang in Denver