Snowboarding for breast cancer

Friday, February 27, 2015

Poster for Shred the Love: Powder Ridge
Poster for Shred the Love: Powder Ridge Photo from Shred the Love: Powder Ridge 2014 Public relations major Jessie Wade 

Students can combine fun with education during Boarding for Breast Cancer's Shred the Love snowboarding event Feb. 28 at Powder Ridge.

The fundraiser and education event is 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the winter-recreation area 20 miles south of campus. View a map and directions.

Shred the Love is the local event in a national campaign managed by Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC), a nonprofit, youth-focused breast cancer education and prevention foundation based in Redondo Beach, Calif. Among B4BC's partners are North Face, Burton Snowboards and Volcom.

Shred the Love is hosted by S4 Mag, a boardsports lifestyle magazine managed by journalism major Jessie Wade, Stillwater.

Event sponsors include Youth Shelter Supply, on Fifth Avenue two blocks from campus.

Schedule highlights:

11 a.m. - Registration and rider meeting
Noon - Yoga (rooted for snowboarding)
12:30 p.m. - Lunch and classroom trivia
1 p.m. - 'Girls Only' warm-up session in the terrain park
1:30 p.m. - Rail Jam

View a 2014 Shred the Love video by mass communications student and Powder Ridge terrain park manager Michael Wiener:


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