TAVIK riders, JD Floen and Jared McDaniel headed out to Las Vegas for the first contest of the season for the 5th Annual Thuggin’ on a Box Tour. JD lead the way, placing 1st while Jared took 3rd to help fill the spots on the winner’s podium. JD won best trick – 50/50 Gap Rodeo 5 over the corrugated tube. This event started in 2006 to help fight cancer. It has now grown into a west coast tour to continue the fight against cancer. Check up with Dirty D for the latest.
All photos courtesy of Jason Anderson.
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MORE ABOUT THUGGIN ON A BOX SNOWBOARD TOUR
The 5th annual event started in 2006 to help fight cancer has grown into a tour to continue our fight against cancer. Snowboarders and Skiers of all ages will come together to showcase their skills playground style on a single flat box. Creativity and Style is key at this all ages throw down to fight cancer In memory of Gary Basket who passed away on 01/19/09. A portion of proceeds will be donated to the leukemia & lymphoma society. “Gary was a dear friend, a fighter and a true snowboarder, he will forever be missed and we shall shred in his honor.” said event founder Snowdogg Carter.
The 2011 Thuggin On A Box is coming to a mountain near you so get ready to throw down in your hood. *note this is not a violent event we only fight cancer.