Travis Rice Talks Backcountry Freestyle and the State of Snowboarding<iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/7r5zfpbL5cw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <p>Professional snowboarder Travis Rice sits down with The Bleacher Report to drop some knowledge and talk about the state of the snowboarding scene. We've all seen T-Rice over the years ripping it up in competitions like the X Games and films by Brain Farm Productions – but the past year has probably been the athlete's biggest yet. Between Red Bull's blockbuster film experience <em>Art of Flight</em> and Travis' self-designed backcountry competition <em><a href="https://www.google.com/search?sugexp=chrome,mod=0&amp;sourceid=chrome&amp;ie=UTF-8&amp;q=the+ski+channel%2C+supernatural">Supernatural</a></em> airing on NBC — an entirely new demographic is beginning to experience the sport of freestyle backcountry snowboarding. According to Travis, the freestyle backcountry experience we know today has been 20 years in the making, and the next generation is poised to take the sport to even greater heights!</p> <p>Travis Rice is one of the greatest snowboarders to ever strap in. He's done so much to progress the freestyle scene during his time in the limelight, and if we're lucky, he'll continue to innovate the snow sports for many years to come.</p> <p>And if you haven't caught Supernatural yet, NBC has released the<a href="http://www.theskichannel.com/video/supernatural-red-bull-signature-series/"> full broadcast from the Red Bull Signature Series event online for your viewing pleasure.</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Posted By: The Ski Channel on May 22, 2012 5:00 pm

Professional snowboarder Travis Rice sits down with The Bleacher Report to drop some knowledge and talk about the state of the snowboarding scene. We've all seen T-Rice over the years ripping it up in competitions like the X Games and films by Brain Farm Productions – but the past year has probably been the athlete's biggest yet. Between Red Bull's blockbuster film experience Art of Flight and Travis' self-designed backcountry competition Supernatural airing on NBC — an entirely new demographic is

beginning to experience the sport of freestyle backcountry snowboarding. According to Travis, the freestyle backcountry experience we know today has been 20 years in the making, and the next generation is poised to take the sport to even greater heights!

Travis Rice is one of the greatest snowboarders to ever strap in. He's done so much to progress the freestyle scene during his time in the limelight, and if we're lucky, he'll continue to innovate the snow sports for many years to come.

And if you haven't caught Supernatural yet, NBC has released the full broadcast from the Red Bull Signature Series event online for your viewing pleasure.

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