Vashon, WA—It is with great pleasure that Rideannounces the latest addition to the International Pro Team … please join usin welcoming Hana Beaman to the Ride family! Hana brings a much neededbalance to Ride’s program for women as she supports our board and bindinglines, and in addition brings a wealth of experience, motivation, ability,amazing attitude, and our team’s mandatory prerequisite fun lovin’ goodtimes! Hana has long been at the forefront of progressing women’ssnowboarding, balancing a rigorous filming schedule while not shying awayfrom the contest circuit. You will be sure to see Hana defending her titlesin ’07 as well as filming her video part with Runway Films for the ’07Season.

“I’m so happy to be part of such a strong team with sick product. It’s sonice to find a really good home here at Ride,” says Hana. Team Manager MattSickels comments, “Hana was like a missing puzzle piece … we found her rightunder our noses and the puzzle is now complete. It’s turned out to be agreat start to 2007! This has been a very natural move for all of us as Hanahas been a good friend of the team for years now and she’s so fun to bearound. Obviously her riding speaks for itself: 2006 Female Rider of theYear … what else can I say? It’s nothing short of spectacular having Hanajoin Ride!”

Welcome to the team, Hana!

HOME: MAMMOTH, CA & SALT LAKE CITY, UT
AGE: 24
STANCE: R
RIDE PRODUCTS: FEVER BOARD SERIES, SIGMA MVMNT & ZETA MVMNT BINDINGS
OTHER SPONSORS: VANS BOOTS, VANS OUTERWEAR, GRENADE GLOVES, VONZIPPEREYEWEAR, ATMOSPHERE APPAREL, AMP¹D MOBILE, NIXON, PHARMACY BOARD SHOP,BLUEBIRD WAX & MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN
’07 VIDEO: RUNWAY FILMS

RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
06 TRANSWORLD RIDERS’ POLL: FEMALE RIDER OF THE YEAR
06 WINTER X GAMES, SLOPESTYLE: SILVER MEDALIST
06 U.S. OPEN, SLOPESTYLE: 1ST
06 U.S. OPEN, QUARTERPIPE: 1ST
06 N.Z. OPEN, SLOPESTYLE: 1ST