Photos by Jamie Walter
Rain, fog, and slush, didn't keep any competitors or spectators away from this afternoon's Rails 2 Riches qualifier at Killington Resort. The setup, which features a flat-down kink, a down-flat-down tube, and a closeout with down tube drew loads of creativity (and a few gnarly spills!)
And they're off!
John Kutcher on the DFD.
LJ getting inverted off of the closeout.
Judges Andy Parry, Matt Benedetto and Ian Compton make their decision.
Here's a look at who's moving on to fight for the $4,000 first place prize...
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