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Snowboarding in (Slope) Style

This is part of a weekly series published fresh on Thursdays.


Finnish snowboarder Roope Tonteri (pictured at left) executes a trick during the Dew Tour’s “Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle”—a series of downhill obstacles that includes rails, jumps, and other terrain park features—competition last weekend. Tonteri competed alongside 30 other contestants in the semi-finals and placed 19th overall. It’s been said that Tonteri does every trick with style, and this one is certainly no exception.

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