Torah 2nd at 2010 European X-Games

March 13th, 2010

The inaugural European X-Games in Tignes, France has been going off with slopestyle and halfpipe events.Aussie rider Torah Bright fresh from her Olympic Gold in Vancouver ended up in 2nd in the halfpipe when 21 year old Kaitlyn Farrington from Idaho threw down a technical and powerful run that outshone Torah. Her run include a huge backside 900 and back to back 7’s, while Torah mixed up her regular run to aim for height with a run that included back to back 540’s followed by back to back 720’s.

Check out the videos – By the way the Slopestyle video is insane. The course was a leg-burning 9 jumps.


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