Still in Boston? Tons of events coming up!

Hey BUST!

You still in Boston? I know some of you are! Ok, so there’s a ton of stuff you should know about.

This week, Dew Tour tickets are going to be $12 with the promo code “Katie” ! Go to ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets (or just click on this link). This Friday and Saturday have the skateboarding events with SHAUN WHITE, Ryan Sheckler, PRod, and many more. Also, there’s a free concert by the Neon Trees and Paper Tongues Thursday night at City Hall Plaza (near gov’t center).

Following all the Dew Tour festivities, there is a huge party put on by our guys at BERN on Saturday night. Its at DJ’s which is right near the garden and benefits Grind for Life, a charity that helps kids with cancer. $10 cover charge, 21+ Facebook Event

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Also, Monday (June 21) is International Go Skateboarding Day! Hurray! Orchard Skateshop is having an event at Ringer Park in Allston from 1-5pm. Check it out! They’re bringing in ramps and there’ll be plenty of shwag. I’ll be there with the Dew Tour street team at 1pm. Facebook Event

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Summer blues

To titillate your summer blues of not riding… ever consider a longboard?

Check out this video. Do you recognize the guy with the grey shirt? You remember that grey shirt? Yep, that’s right.

The Dew Tour is coming to Boston!

Tickets are on sale for the Dew Tour in Boston June 25-26. Some of the biggest names who will be there are Shaun White, Ryan Sheckler, Paul Rodriguez and Buckey Lasek!

The Dew Tour is a competitive skateboarding competition series that has 5 stops across the country. This year, the first stop is in Boston! The Boston stop will also serve as the International Skateboarding Federation’s World Skateboarding Championship. Besides the title of Dew Tour Champion and receiving the Dew Cup, there is $2.5 million available in prizes. This is the premiere tour for professional athletes. The competitions will be broadcast live on NBC Sports, and distributed on MTV, MTV2, USA Networks as well as other channels like Fuel TV. But you really want to be at the tour if you can. Besides the actual competition, there is a Festival Village with concerts, interactive booths and tents, demos, and opportunities to meet the athletes.

Get your tickets here. Use the discount code “Katie” for a variety of discounts. For further savings, contact me at katie AT traveloutloud DOT net for group discounts. We should get a group together from BUST!

General Admission: ………………$15
Reserved Seating: $5 off ……….$30
Action Zone: $10 off…………….$90

The Action Zone is the best place to sit. Here are your perks:

  • Exclusive credential to be in the Action Zone
  • Access to see the Vert prelims before the gates open on Saturday
  • Dew Tour swag
  • Dew Tour behind the scenes tour
  • Dew Tour athlete meet and greet
  • Alli Shop merchandise coupon
  • Fast Pass access into the venues and interactive areas
  • unlimited cold Mountain Dew all day
  • plus more!

Snowriders Entrepreneurial Event Tonight

Hey BUST,
The BU Entrepreneurial Club asked us to pass this along to you so here you go! Could be cool to see and also you can get some discounts on SnowRiders trips.

You can check out the preshow to see what the company is about at http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=594624475675&ref=mf

We have an event coming this Thursday, April 8th! Come out and network, get some friendly entrepreneurial advice, grab drinks afterwards. The event starts at 6:45 at Photonics room 203. Can’t make it? It’ll be streaming online where you can ask watch and ask questions real time.

The company we will be featuring in the hot seat is SnowRiders, check them out at www.thesnowriders.com. They will be in the “hot seat” for a few minutes talking about their company, then a panel will give advice on how to make this company even more successful.

The founder of the company will be giving away some shirts and free 2 for 1 passes to a lucky few people.
ALSO anyone who comes will receive 10% off any ski and snowboard packages booked in the next year through their site!

Check out www.dartboston.com for more information, and www.pokinholes.dartboston.com to find the link for the stream. A pre-show will be up by the end of this weekend giving you a preview of Thursday’s event and company.

Check us out!

The Daily Free Press, BU’s own independent newspaper, wrote a stellar piece on us this week. The focus is on us going to USASA Nationals. Stoke the stoke!

Five BU Snowboarders Will Compete in Nationals

Shred On,
Katie

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US Open

Hey, if you’re interested in learning more about the Burton US open, check it out here.

Also, here is the schedule for Sunday. It might be good to know because we’ll be there at Stratton on Sunday on our trip.

Sunday , March 21
Junior Jam Halfpipe
8:30am – 9:15A – Girl’s PRACTICE
9:30am – 10:30A – Girl’s FINALS
10:30am – 11:30A – Boy’s PRACTICE
11:45am – 2P – Boy’s QUALIFIERS
2:15pm – 3:15P – Boys FINALS
3:30P Junior Jam Awards

Also, there will be tons of swag to be had. This is the last day for the Open so companies want to give all their freebies away. Remember, sometimes you’ve got to ask for stuff. Rep your BUST bandanas, tshirts, and whatever else. Talk to random people. Just go get’re done.

Videoooo- Riding at Stratton

Support Us!

Hey BUST, alumni, family, and friends,

Do you want to support your team? You can! All you have to do is go to the link at the bottom of this post.

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You can send us money by credit card online or by sending a check in the mail. Under the “My Gift Information” section, in the “please direct my support to” question, scroll down past varsity sports to the club sports and choose “Friends of Club Sports: for Snowboarding.” Your gift will support our team in our weekly trips, competitions (including sending us to nationals!), and maybe even sweatshirts. We would really appreciate it!

Support Us at: https://www.bu.edu/alumni/giving/takepride

Thank you,

Katie Ashley Taylor Alexa Lauren Warren and Geoff

group picture on president's day