Australian Para-snowboarders Ben Tudhope, Simon Patmore and Sean Pollard were on fire in La Molina, Spain, as they put the final touches on their preparation for this month’s 2019 World Para-snowboard World Championships in Pyhä, Finland.

Tudhope was a regular on the SB-LL2 podium, scoring two gold, one silver and one bronze medal, while Patmore claimed gold in the men’s snowboard cross SB-UL, and a bronze and silver medal in the men’s banked slalom SB-UL. Pollard also performed strongly, finishing within the top 10 in all four of his races.

Snowboard Cross (Race 1) Snowboard Cross (Race 2) Banked Slalom (Race 1) Banked Slalom (Race 2)
Ben Tudhope 1st 2nd 1st 3rd
Simon Patmore 1st 5th 3rd 2nd
Sean Pollard 5th 6th 7th 5th

Para-alpine skier Melissa Perrine and her sighted guide Bobbi Kelly have also landed in La Molina for their next World Cup event as they chase the title of champion for the 2018/19 season.

Click here to follow their results.

By Ski and Snowboard Australia
Posted: 12/03/2019