Posted March 18, 2013
Shout out B4BC for tipping us off to this interview with Hana Beaman, prettytough.com's March Rider of the Month. Pretty Tough delves deep with Hana getting into her childhood, fantasies, Olympic aspirations and more. Check it the full interview with Hana at prettytough.com.
Posted March 15, 2013
Hana Beaman and Gabi Viteri go to Silverton, Colorado ... and use horses and cars for an in-town "urban" shred session.
Posted Feb. 22, 2013
Words and photos: Larry Nuñez Straight from last weekend’s Mt. Baker Legendary Banked Slalom, Hana Beaman headed down to Silverton, Colorado with Burton’s Gabi Viteri to film another of her “P.S.” webisodes featured on xgames.com. Any chance to ride in Silverton must not be missed, so I grabbed photographer Meg Haywood-Sullivan in Denver and we rallied down to link up with the crew. Hana and Gabi spent Friday building a booter on Red Mountain Pass, one ...
Posted Feb. 14, 2013
Hana and Leanne head to China for the Red Bull Nanshan Open and go crazy. Shopping, Karaoke, Alpine slides and The Great Wall of China. Oh, there's some snowboarding too. Check it out!
Posted Feb. 12, 2013
Mt. Baker standing proud. Words and photos: Larry Nuñez There is lots of marketing jargon thrown around in snowboarding. “The greatest" this and “best ever” that. But one event actually lives up to its name year after year: The Mt. Baker Legendary Banked Slalom. One look at the list of past winners confirms the cultural significance of this contest and validates its “Legendary” status. Names like Tom Sims, Shaun Palmer, Craig Kelley, Terje Haakonsen and the 1998 Next Generation champion ...
Posted Feb. 12, 2013
Shortly after snowboard slopestyle was announced as an Olympic discipline in July 2011, two people on seemingly opposite sides of the sport bumped into each other at Mt. Hood, Ore. U.S. Snowboarding head coach Mike Jankowski and Hana Beaman, a three-time X Games Snowboard Slopestyle silver medalist, knew each other from the pro circuit, albeit less so lately. It had been four years since Beaman, now an elite backcountry film rider, won her last X Games medal, and it ...
Posted Jan. 20, 2013
Words and photo: Peter Line In the conservative Salt Lake City, heads turn when a loud Harley comes rumbling down the street. When there is a hot girl driving that Harley, heads stay turned until she’s out of sight. This is what I witnessed, as a leather-clad Hana Beaman cruised through the streets of downtown Salt Lake. It was much like a supermodel strutting down the busy hallway of a Catholic boys school. Men were drooling and gawking after ...
Posted Jan. 18, 2013
Hana Beaman considers throwing her hat in the Olympic ring and meets up with Erin Comstock, Gabi Viteri and Danyale Patterson for a playground session. (-via XGames)
Posted Jan. 10, 2013
Carlsbad, CA— Over 100 of snowboarding's biggest pros voted on the best riders, video parts, and performances of the year for the 14th annual TransWorld SNOWboarding Riders' Poll Awards presented by New Era and the results are in. To see who wins, join us on Friday, February 1st at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, Colorado for the biggest night in snowboarding. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. The show starts at 8:30 p.m. For those who ...
Posted Jan. 2, 2013
Snowboarder Magazine's New Year's High Resolution continues to feature Vans Team Riders, a payoff for all their hard work in 2012. This time it's Hana Beaman with another shot from the infamous Mt. Baker road gap. Hana stepped up to this bad bot while filming for her "P.S." web series. You can also check out the full video Intervals which has footage of this jump and many others that Hana slayed last winter .