Torstein Horgmo joins Union Binding’s Pro Roster

Union Binding Co. has proudly announced the addition of Torstein Horgmo to their pro team. Horgmo, who will be heading to Sochi as a member of the Norwegian Olympic team, said of the deal,  “After riding Union Bindings for the past two seasons, I’m super stoked to officially be on the pro team.  It’s an honor to join this incredible roster of snowboarders, and the bindings are as good as it gets.”

Horgmo, showing off his skills and winning the 2014 X Game Slopestyle Qualifiers | P: Tim Peare Horgmo, showing off his skills and winning the 2014 X Game Slopestyle Qualifiers | P: Tim Peare

For more info, check out the press release from Union Bindings, below:

Colico, Italy (January 27, 2014)—Union Binding Company is proud to announce the addition of Olympian and 3-time X Games Gold Medalist Torstein Horgmo to the Union Binding professional team.

One of the most successful and technical riders in existence, Torstein is known for progressing the level of competitive freestyle snowboarding, flawless style and incredible video parts.   Among the favorites to win Gold at the Sochi Olympics, Torstein looks forward to representing Norway and snowboarders alike, as the world tunes in. 

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