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Burton To Donate 500,000 Face Masks Sourced from China Across the Northeast

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The Burton snowboard company is donating 500,000 respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast, harnessing the company's worldwide footprint to help put a dent in the country's lagging stockpile of personal protective equipment for the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jake Burton Carpenter, ‘Godfather of Snowboarding,’ Dies at 65

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Jake Burton Carpenter, the founder of Burlington-based Burton Snowboards, died Wednesday evening of complications from cancer, the company announced Thursday. He was 65. 

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Develop Technique, Confidence At Stratton's Girls' Time Out Snowboard Camps In January

Girls Time Out at StrattonTake a Girls’ Time Out and hit the slopes at Stratton. The Girls’ Time Out Snowboard Camp, January 2-4, 2015 and January 30 - February 1, 2015, is a women-only, two-day camp designed by Stratton’s female riders to make fearless riders of every woman.

 

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Burton, Mt. Hood Meadows To Offer Year-Round Learn To Ride Programs

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Burton Snowboards and Mt. Hood Meadows have entered into a partnership that will bring year-round, youth-focused learn to ride programs to Oregon. The package includes a Snowboarding physical education program for elementary school kids and a permanent Riglet Park.

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There’s Nothing Goofy About New Disney-Burton-Jay Peak Partnership

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Snow sports industry leaders and resort executives have said it for years: instead of competing for the same customers, we need to grow the pool. That’s what Burton Snowboards and Jay Peak plan in their new partnership with the Disney Corporation.

 

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