Powder & Rails: Tom Burt – Part 1

Posted By: The Ski Channel on January 12, 2012 10:49 am


The 2011/2012 season of Powder and Rails continues with a trip back to the 1980s. Tom Burt was a Math teacher that quit his job and set out to become a professional snowboarder. Apparently this was a great career move as Tom has been voted to be one of the Top 20 Most Influential Snowboarders Ever by Snowboarder Magazine. Tom Burt, along with Jim Zellers and Dave Hatchett establilshed the foundation for the sport of snowboarder and paved the way for a new generation of riders.