Unveiling the Craig Kelly monument

Unveiling the Craig Kelly monument

Spektrum ambassador Ingemar Backman held a 20-year anniversary for King of the Hill and his classic backside air. He gathered pro's from alla round the globe for a laid back get together in Riksgränsen. As an opening he unveiled a monument for Craig Kelly, an american snowboarder who was a big inspiration for Ingemar in his early career. Craig is a legend in snowboarding and he got caught in an avalanch in 2003. The monument is placed on top of his favourite run in Riks, Norgesvängen which ends up at the classic quarterpipe spot for "King of the Hill" back in 96.

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Unveiling of the Craig Kelly monument at Norgesvängen in Riksgränsen. from pierre on Vimeo.