Andreas Wiig joins Keystone |

Andreas Wiig joins Keystone

Summit County, Co Colorado

KEYSTONE ” Keystone Resort announced the signing of professional snowboarder and two-time ESPN Winter X Game gold medalist Andreas Wiig for the 2008-2009 winter season, Wednesday.

A regular in the early season at Keystone, Wiig jumped at the chance to ride for the resort on a year-round basis.

Andreas Wiig has competed in five Winter X Games, earning four medals including two gold. He has also taken first place in the Vail Session and first place on the Transworld Snowboarding Exposure meter and was an ESPY nominee for Best Male Action Sport Athlete.

Keystone’s A51 was ranked by readers of Transworld Snowboarding as the No. 1 terrain park in Colorado and No. 4 in the nation. Freeskier Magazine readers voted A51 the best park and pipe in their 2009 Awards Poll.

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