Sage Kotsenburg’s ‘Holy Crail’ Episode 5: X Games with Halldor Helgason
After qualifying for the US Olympic Team at Mammoth, X Games is the last stop before heading to Sochi 2014. Sage is compete in Slope and Big Air, where he teams up with Halldor Helgason to keep things Spoicy.
About Holy Crail Series:
This season we follow Sage Kotsenburg’s Road To Sochi and beyond in his new series, Holy Crail. Qualification for the US Olympic Snowboarding team is based on a series of five events through December and January. In Episode 1 at the first qualifying event, the Dew Tour, Sage lands himself a sixth place finish (as the second highest placing US rider this counts as a second place for qualification). In Episode 2, Sage was at Copper Mountain, Colorado for the second qualification event the Copper Grand Prix. In Episode 3 Sage heads back to Breckenridge for the third Olympic qualifier but the event ends up getting cancelled due to weather. Episode 4 it all comes down to three back-to-back qualifiers at Mammoth. For Sage, qualifying for the US Olympic Team comes down to the last event, and Sage must win to make the team.
Sage Kotsenburg’s Holy Crail is presented by TransWorld SNOWboarding, GOPRO, Nike, Monster Energy, and APO.
Stay tuned for more episodes of Sage Kotsenburg’s Holy Crail as we follow Sage and his season.