World Snowboarding Championships - China
Back in 2012, when China was announced as the venue for the 2016 World Snowboarding Championships, eyebrows were raised across the snowboarding world.
So when in March 2016 Transworld Snowboarding, the world’s biggest and most prestigious snowboarding magazine, asked All Conditions Media Director Matt Barr to head to Harbin to report on the event, he jumped on the first plane./.
Matt has spent over 20 years writing about snowboarding for everybody from the Guardian to The Face, and is today one of the sport’s most sought-after commentators. His piece covered the event itself and how snowboarding’s relationship with China is set to shape the sport's future. Read it here.