Real Snow Backcountry: Vote now for your round two favorites

Round one of ESPN's Real Snow Backcountry has ended. With some of the best in the game making it to round two it is now up to you to make some hard decision and send two lucky riders into the finals.

Here are the matchups. Get your vote on!

Real Snow Backcountry winners will be announced March 16 (2:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2)
Eight of the world's best backcountry snowboarders have submitted 90-second video parts, vying for a shot at $50,000 and Winter X gold. WX medals will be awarded by a panel of judges. Winner of the Fan Favorite — voted on by you in the bracket above — will also receive a $10,000 cash prize.

Voting dates:
Round 1: February 21-27
Round 2: February 28 – March 5
Finals: March 6-15

Gigi Rüf vs Mark Sollors – Vote Here
Nicolas Müller vs John Jackson – Vote Here

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