Creating a true World Champion

Updated: April 7, 2011, 7:08 PM ET
By Olivia Dwyer | ESPN Action Sports

Next winter the much-famed Arctic Challenge contest will morph into the first-ever TTR backed World Snowboarding Championships. Taking place in Oslo, Norway in February of 2012, the WSC is part of the ongoing movement inside of snowboarding to create a "World Championship" title that everyone in the sport can look to as the ultimate achievement. We called up TAC founder Terje Haakonsen to discuss his role in the new event, why quarterpipe will be there but not boardercross, and what the IOC ...

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