Burton Snowboards launched its new website today and its new catalog dropped as well. The site has great visuals, navigates well, and features the company’s huge new line for ’08/’09. It also confirms the rumors that some major shifts have been made in the company’s team.
Based on a comparison of the new site and the old team list here’s the haps:
Moving on up:
Danny Davis, Mason Aguirre and Kevin Pearce have moved up from the Burton Team to the Global Team. The Burton Team also has a number of new names. Congrats go out to:
Kim Rune Hansen
There are also quite a few names missing from both the Global and Burton teams.
The riders no longer listed on the Global Team are:
Romain De Marchi
According to Burton, “Keir Dillon is very much a part of Burton, but not on the Global team and the same goes for JP (Solberg), and Sami Saarenpaa.”
The riders no longer listed on the Burton team are: