Norwegian Snowboard Awards 2008

The Norwegian snowboard community where all there at The Norwegian Snowboard Awards iin Oslo, when The Norwegian Snowboard Association threw down their annual award ceremony.

Kari Opsal Maeland as best female rookie of the year

Snowboarders that you rarely see with anything but XXL steeze where all styled up in their most elegant suits and dresses. The prize-giving ceremony went down well and this years winners where:

Rider of the year: Andreas Wiig/Kjersti Buaas
Rookie of the year: Gjermund Braaten/Kari Opsal Mæland
Photo of the year: Espen Lystad shooting Adi Velic
Video of the year: Notes by Factor Films
Videopart of the year: Erik Botner in Teenage love grafitti by Isenseven/Kjersti Buaas in See what I see by Roxy
Snowboard Club of the year: Geilo Il.
Standout of the Year: DnB NOR
Ildsjel (driving force/enthusiast) of the year: Henning Andersen TAC
Prize of honor: Truls Omtvedt

Henning Andersen is the norwegian driving force 2008

After the ceremony Cables took the stage and rocked the crowd (

For more info and pics contact:
Mediacontact, Dagfrid Forberg,, mob 996 37 338
Head Coach, Vidar Nyhus,, mob 906 59 330