The Road to Sochi Series | Episode 3: Winter Dew Tour

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Also see: The Road to Sochi Series | Episode 2: Into the Mindset with Eric Willet | The Road to Sochi Series | Episode 1: Into the Mindset with Elena Hight

As the world continues to barrel down the Road to Sochi, we are going behind the scenes with two riders who are putting their blood, sweat, and tears into the battle for Olympic glory. We’re following slopestyle contender Eric Willet and  halfpipe hopeful Elena Hight as they mentally and physically prepare for an Olympic season, and then on through the first two Olympic qualifying contests: The Ion Mountain Dew Tour in Breckenridge, CO December 11- 15, followed by the Copper Grand Prix in Copper, CO, December 19-22. The final episode will capture the end of Eric and Elena’s Olympic path, as they come face to face with the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Episode 3 follows Elena and Eric as they compete in the 2013 Winter Dew Tour in Breckenridge, where they dusted the rust off of their boards and got back into the groove of the contest scene.