BILLABONG FLAUNT IT AT MONT TREMBLANT’S TELUS SIKWAM

(March 29, 2011) - The final Canadian stop of the tour was a success at Mont Tremblant, QC.Flaunt It was part to the Telus Sikwam this year, one of the biggest Spring Festivals filled with ski and snowboard competitions, concerts, and après ski activities.Ladies from Quebec and Ontario came together in the South Park to flaunt their skills on the slopestyle course followed by the rail jam.It was a cold and windy day but the sun came out and the ladies were loving it, and their hard work was well rewarded with a pizza party at the P’tit Caribou later that night.

Another trip to the finals in Tahoe was up for grabs and Ontario’s Natalie Allport had the talent to take home the trip and the $700 cash prize.Her winning run started with a stylish front board, to backside 5, to half cab.Tremblant’s homegrown talent Magalie Dubois came in second and also claimed the Dakine Best Trick with a Shifty backside 180.Third place went to the youngest competitor, 14 year old Eve Laliberte who was spinning solid frontside 540’s.The rail jam was held on a staircase consisting of a down rail and a down box.The ladies hiked the setup all afternoon and Melissa Rodrigue took home the $250 first place prize.Marilou Asselin was the most stylish jibber of the day with her steezy boardslide stalefish grab, taking home the Sony Style Award.

Next stop: FINALS April 9th, Sierra-At-Tahoe, California

(Spots are still open for any female rider to register for the finals, no prequalification is necessary so sign up NOW at www.billabong.com/flauntitfor your chance at the $10,000 cash purse!)

Slopestyle Results

1st : Natalie Allport $700 + Flight and accommodations to Finals in Tahoe (Top of the World)
2nd: Magalie Dubois $500 (Nitro, Nikita, Electric, Celtek, Axis, Elm)
3rd: Eve Laliberte $300
4th: Victoria Marshall (Billabong, Von Zipper, Rome, ICARUS)
5th: Jennifer Cusick (Flow, Spy, Capital Park, Team 43)

Rail Jam Results

1st: Melissa Rodrigue $250 (EQ)
2nd: Claudia Biron $100 (Von Zipper, Perigny, Special Blend, Forum)
3rd: Jennifer Cusick $50 (Flow, Spy, Capital Park, Team 43)

Dakine Best Trick

Magalie Dubois $100 (Nitro, Nikita, Electric, Celtek, Axis, Elm)

Sony Style Award

Marilou Asselin (Empire)