Congratulations to Kari from Illinois she is the third of 8 weekly winners in the Because of Snowboarding contest brought to you by Burton and TW Snow. Coming to her soon is a prize pack full of Burton gear. She’s also a finalist to win a full head to toe Burton set-up and possibly a trip for two to Winter Park, CO or Baldface, BC. Check out her story below.

Go to www.becauseofsnowboarding.com to enter and you could be the next winner. Enter now before the contest ends Feb 1st, 2008.

“Because of snowboarding… I went from “Oh, she’s just a tom-boy” to “You do rails and jumps?! You’re my new best friend” (a snowboarder dude’s new best friend, that is).