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Holden Samuels wins Freeride World Tour Qualifier

Posted at 9:04 PM, Feb 12, 2019

CRESTED BUTTE, Co. – Big Sky’s Holden Samuels is tearing it up in the Freeride World Tour circuit, winning a big competition this past Saturday.

Samuels, who is 19 years old, just won a Freeride World Tour Qualifier in Crested Butte, Co. The win gives him 2,500 points on the tour, which currently ranks him as the second best FreeRide competitor in the Americas and fourth in the entire world.

Sidney Simard, also of Bozeman, competed in the event in men’s skiing and placed 19th.