[Sven Thorgren's got so much steeze it eclipses the sun. Photos: Sami Tuoriniemi]

Following four years on from the inaugural event in Oslo, the second World Championships of Snowboarding went off in Yabuli, China, last week. Check a buncha bangers from the Big Air, Slopestyle, and pipe Expression Session.

There were highs, there were lows, there was sportsmanship sportsmanship and, as expected, an onslaught of the highest caliber contest riding as snowboarding's second World Champs hit Yabuli.

Results

Big Air Men

  1. Peetu Piiroinen
  2. Kyle Mack
  3. Seb Toutant

Big Air Women

  1. Jamie Anderson
  2. Enni Rukajärvi
  3. Jessika Jenson

Slopestyle Men

  1. Brandon Davis
  2. Max Parrot
  3. Ståle Sandbech

Slopestyle Women

  1. Jamie Anderson
  2. Enni Rukajärvi
  3. Julia Marino

Scroll on down for a megagallery of some of the greatest hits...

Spencer O'Brien.
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Seb Toutant didn't make the podium in Slope (he did in Big Air, though), but finally has some words on the base of his board.
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This dude had the on-hill catering dialled.
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Sebbe de Buck and Chas Guldemond.
After a bit of a barren spell in recent years, Peetu Piiroinen was back on point and won the World Champs' Big Air Gold.
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Kalle Järvelito and Lorenz double up in the pipe session.
Drone boning.
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Jamie '2Goldz' Anderson.
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Niklas Mattsson.
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Men's Big Air podium. L to R: Kyle Mack, Peetu Piiroinen, Seb Toutant.
Men's Slopestyle podium. L to R: Max Parrot, Brandon Davis, Ståle Sandbech
Women's XXX podium. L to R: