Snowboardcross (NASCAR/motocross/roller deby on ice/snow)
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Fri Feb 17 23:49:21 UTC 2006
Some Olympic-y stuff.
_Highlights from NBC's Olympic coverage_
Miami Herald, FL - <NOBR>34 minute
Bob Costas called snowboardcross "something like NASCAR on snow." We prefer
a roller derby comparison. Whatever, it's a blast - four ...
_More over Lett and Buckner, here comes Jacobellis_
San Jose Mercury News, USA - <NOBR>4 ho
... It's mano a mano competition, except there are four people on the track.
Calling it NASCAR on snow is a disservice. It's curves. Banks. Jumps. Snow.
_American Wins NASCAR on Snow_
(http://www.newhousenews.com/archive/hoynes021706.html) <NOBR>Newhouse News Service
_Column: the Best and Worst of Week One_
Washington Post, United States - <NOBR>1 hour
... BEST NEW SPORT _ Snowboardcross by a wipeout. It's NASCAR on ice,
motocross on boards. Better yet there's no judging, which means ...
_Rubbin' is racin' in Olympic snowboardcross — NASCAR on ice_
_SKI Magazine ~ Freestyle, Snowboard World Cups to Deer Valley_
... 3 - parallel giant slalom Saturday, March 4 - superpipe Sunday,
March 5 - snowboardcross Snowboardcross, described as a “roller derby on snow”
because of ...
www.skimag.com/skimag/competition/ article/0,12795,646514,00.html - 42k -
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_Crested Butte Mountain Resort | Press Release_
(http://www.skicb.com/page.php?pname=press/article&article_id=20) Best described as a combination of
two snowmobile disciplines, oval track racing and cross-country competition,
Snocross is often considered NASCAR on snow. ...
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