Tyler Nicholson Takes 3rd Place in Slopestyle at Dew Tour


Tyler Nicholson Wins 3rd Place at Dew Tour Lib Ripper, Tyler Nicholson takes home 3rd place for men’s snowboarding slopestyle at Dew Tour! Up against a slew of shred talent, Tyler was able to pull this one out and take a podium spot while riding his 2015 Lib Tech Darkside. Watch the below video of his run and you can see him charging through a powder cloud before doing a HUGE frontside 1080 on the last booter in the course.

Breakdown of Tyler’s run…..
Rail 1: Backside boardslide to frontside boardslide to fakie
Rail 2: Switch backside boardslide 270 out
Jump 1: Cab 900
Jump 2: Backside 1080 Double Cork
Rail 3: 270 on, frontside boardslide, 270 off
Jump 3: fronstide 720
Jump 4 (Final Hit): frontside 1080

Congrats Tyler!

“It truly hasn’t even sunk in yet, it feels like a dream,” said Nicholson. “Now that I’ve landed myself on the Dew Tour podium I’m hoping for an X-Games invite. My parents are in shock, they’re so stoked. They were in tears when I called them.”

Dew Tour 2014 Men’s Slopestyle Results (Top 3)

1. Chas Guldemond 92.00
2. Sebastian Toutant 87.75
3. Tyler Nicholson 80.00

Tyler Nicholson Lib Tech Darkside at Dew Tour

Photos: George Crosland/Dew Tour

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