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Snowboarding in Skidome Rucphen

I was so excited to go snowboarding in Rucphen for the first time, and all in all it was totally beyond my expectation. I am honestly pretty new in Avalanche but it felt so good to join the committee. I am one of the few international students, but they are so hospitable and passionate all […]

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“Echt chill”

Being a foreigner I didn’t really understand the word “chill” but I heard it a lot during my week in Risoul and now I can say that this trip was SUPER CHILL. I’m also pretty new to Avalanche and snowboarding in general, but from the moment I got onto the bus none of that mattered […]

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All boardsports together in one crazy weekend

Every year Avalanche Boarders organizes an awesome introduction weekend. Naturally, they succeeded this year as well. Intro camp is a perfect way for new members or people who are interested in joining our association to get to know the other members and each other. During the weekend you can try out the different board sports, […]

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Flips & Tricks @ Jump-XL Eindhoven

More flips and tricks at yet another boardtricks training, not with snow, but on the trampoline! This time one of our members brought a genuine Trampoline practice snowboard from Snowboard Addiction, Which allowed for some realistic board trick practicing. A lot of Avalanche members are learning their first backflips here, getting familiar with the feeling […]

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Trampoline session @ Jump XL

Author: Jasper Voorn On the 29th of February we had an extra day and with the prospect of StuWi, a group of Avalanche members went to trampoline park Jump XL. There we could practice our spins, tricks and flips. For the more experienced tricks, or for those who did not feel completely certain about their […]

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Trampoline Session

On november 9th  we went to an indoor trampoline hall with some of the Avalanche members. We primarily spend the day there doing flips, but of course you weren’t obligated so we had the opportunity to slam dunk some basketballs too for instance. We had a great time and afterwards we went to the house of one of our […]

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StuWi 2015: geslaagd!

Met 9 behaalde medailles zijn de NSSnowK’s tijdens StudentenWintersport geslaagd! Met 12 man is Avalanche afgereisd naar het Franse Tignes (Espace Killy), een vrij groot gebied met uitstekend funpark. Naast de epische tricks tijdens de wedstrijden zijn er double backflips, corks, jerk flips, sicke 360’s en straight airs gegooid! Slopestyle mannen 1e plaats: Cas van […]

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Stuwi 2014

Avalanche Boarders is in februari 2014 met acht leden naar Studenten Wintersport in La Plagne geweest. Studenten Wintersport is een superdik jaarlijks terugkerend event waaraan dit jaar ongeveer 700 studenten meededen. Er zijn officiële Nederlandse studenten kampioenschappen, clinics en elke avond is er een party. Wij hebben ze ff laten zien wat shredden is, we […]

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Avalanche Boarders halen goud in La Plagne

Avalanche was ook aanwezig op StudentenWintersport, en heeft daar maar liefst 7 (!) medailles behaald! Ralph van Megen, Cas van Wezel en Olivier Oomen gefeliciteerd! De details lees je terug in dit artikel, dat Cursor voor ons heeft geschreven: http://www.cursor.tue.nl/nieuwsartikel/artikel/avalanche-boarders-halen-goud-in-la-plagne/

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