27/02/2008 | by Onboard
Billabong team rider and Austrian Ästhetiker Wolle Nyvelt has won the coveted Transworld Snowboarding Magazine Men´s Video Part of the Year. Announced at the SIA Snow trade show in Las Vegas, Wolle won the prestigious award for his mind-blowing section in the latest Absinthe production “Optimistic?”. Wolle´s section was captured in Alaska where his incredible freeriding and revolutionary lines on a home made board without bindings culminated in one of the most incredible snowboarding segments of 2007. The 29 year old was nominated alongside young stars John Jackson (USA) and Austin Smith (USA), awarded best section by the Transworld editorial team.