Red Bull ButterCup at NorthStar
The Red Bull Butter Cup Made its way to Northstar At Tahoe last week and the crew brought out some sweet renditions of the Red Bull obstacles for the kids to get all nice and buttery on. With an up ledge with snow creeper sides, an up pad to snow pad and then down box, a lil lip to snowpad and a butter pad down, and a side butter pad with a Northstar snowmaking tube on the top lip of it. The kids got down and some super sick butter combos were out all over the place with some competitors buttering the entire run into the obstacles. The Butter was think and spread all over the place. Here are some of the photos of the action. One of the many Northstar Groms buttering the pad, these kids are the future The Tri Pod was brought out on the snow pad. Mike Burton Was in the House Mike Burton gettin buttery on the Northstar rail Connor Hatt tail slide all nice and pressed out the ladies division was heated with a bunch of steezy girls The Setup was fun for everyone who competed. Good times Th Judges, Alex from Tahoe Dave’s, Sessions Team Manager Brett Butcher, Brian Reardon from Reel Comp and all around bad ass Flow Team Rider Nial Romanek Buttered his way to a third place finish Casey Clemmons had tricks for days that slid him into the second spot Smokin Snowboards’, JSLV, and THC rider Max Weinberger murdered the competition with his massive buttering down the slope, nose butter to nollie over the snowpad, and many more slippery sides on every feature. Dirty 30 showing the kids half his age whats up The Groms Podium The ladies podium The Men’s Podium, Casey Clemmons second,Max Weinberger first, Nial Romanek Third Max Weinberger riding his Smokin Midget Mafia Pro Model to victory for the second time in 2 weeks, Jus Livin LArge I want to thank everyone involved in this comp including Chris Castaneda and the Northstar Park crew, Red Bull, the Judges, Snowboard-mag.com, and all the kids who came out to give a show to the crowd.