Ralph Backstrom Crowned 2013 Freeride Champion

 Jones Snowboards Team Rider Ralph Backstrom Crowned 2013 Freeride World Tour Champion
Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

PRESS RELEASE: Jones Snowboards is stoked to congratulate team rider Ralph Backstrom for winning the 2013 Freeride World Tour overall championship.  Backstrom secured the championship crown with his tour victory at the Verbier Xtremes in Switzerland.

"Very few people in the world ride big mountain lines the way Ralph does," says Jones Snowboard founder, Jeremy Jones.  "It's no surprise he took the Freeride World Tour crown this year. It's an epic accomplishment and we can't wait to celebrate back home with him."

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