Dismissed until recently as outsiders and "knuckle-draggers" by downhill skiers, snowboarders have long inhabited the radical margins of the winter sports scene. Snowboarding, now recognized as an Olympic sport, was one of the most watched events at the 1998 Winter Games, and skiers now find themselves a minority on some of the world's most coveted slopes. Make no mistake, though, snowboarding's radical roots run deep, and "Extreme Snowboarding" is a striking visual tribute to the sport's cutting edge, and at the same time ...

Extreme Snowboarding 1998, Universe Publishing(NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780789302229

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