Amsterdam native, Charlotte Van Gils enjoyed the third straight day of bluebird conditions in Breckenridge at the Dew Tour Nike Open, topping the competition in women’s snowboard slopestyle semi-finals on Saturday. Van Gils scored a 90.50 on a run starting off with a 50-50, frontside 270 to front boardslide, cab 500, frontside 700, front boardslide to fakie, 50-50 tail, finishing with backside 360 and frontside 360. She held off Enni Rukajarvi, 89.33, and Sarka Pancochova, 86.67, who finished second and third respectively. Five will advance for a chance to bank the first win in women’s slope of the season in finals on Sunday.
Charlotte Van Gils