08/05/2012 | by duthie
Tahoe has seen a bit of a British invasion over the past few winters, with some of our best riders choosing to hone their skills in the perfect park at Northstar. When the resort hosted an open rail jam recently, it was therefore no surprise to see a few of the Grindhouse crew representing… But who’d have thought an American comp could be so comprehensively dominated by UK riders?! 3rd place: Will Smith; 2nd place: Andy Nudds; 1st place: Matt Macwhirter. Boom! And yes, all three learned to ride on the infamous Yorkshire plastic of Halifax. Proof – if any more were needed – that our limited geography has actually helped the UK spawn some world class rail riders.