Oceanside, Calif.--January 22, 2008--The world’s top pro riders have already chosen who will be crowned with snowboarding’s highest awards at the upcoming 9th Annual Transworld SNOWboarding Riders’ Poll Awards. Meanwhile, thousands of the magazine’s readers also got a chance to vote in the Reader’s Choice Awards for their favorite riders online at transworldsnowboarding.com. And their votes are in!

The nominees are:

Men’s Reader’s Choice
Kevin Pearce
Joe Sexton
Andreas Wiig

Women’s Reader’s Choice
Jamie Anderson

Marie-France Roy

Leanne Pelosi


Congratulations to all the nominees!

Huge thanks to presenting sponsor GORE-TEX® and sponsors DC, Vail Resorts, New Era, and Sessions for their support. For more information on Transworld SNOWboarding and the Riders’ Poll, please visit transworldsnowboarding.com.

About Transworld SNOWboarding
Transworld SNOWboarding is the world’s number one snowboard magazine with a print audience of 1.1-million. Found online at transworldsnowboarding.com, Transworld SNOWboarding is based in Oceanside, California and published by Transworld Media, a division of the Bonnier Corporation.

Bonnier Corporation (www.bonniercorp.com) is one of the largest consumer-publishing groups in America and the leading media company serving passionate, highly engaged audiences through more than 40 special-interest magazines and related multimedia projects and events.