The CoverGirl invitational this weekend in Snowmass was another smashing success!
For the second year in a row Kelly Clark took home a prize of $10,000 for winning the third annual CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational superpipe competition. The competition was fierce, with fifteen of the world’s best women snowboarders competing on the new 22-foot Olympic-sized Superpipe in Snowmass.
1st – Kelly Clark – $10,000
2nd – Ursina Holler – $4,500
3rd – Soko Yamaoka – $2,000
4th – Paulina Ligocka – $1,000
5th – Gretchen Bleiler- $500
Barbie Style Award (new this year) – Kelly Clark with a double stiffy on her
first hit – $2,500
Best Trick – Maddy Schaffrick with a Haakon flip – $150
Highest Air – Kelly Clark – $150
Most Progressive Riding – Maddy Schaffrick – $150
In addition to these awards, all athletes who competed received a portion of
the $20,000 prize purse. The competition included a jam session with full
“I’m really happy with my result today and had a lot of fun while
competing,” says Clark. “It’s a progessive format and there’s a lot of great
riding and all the girls had a great time.”
Way to be, girls!