Vail Daily column: Gold leads new generation in the pipe

22nd December, 2014 by

By Edward Stoner

Taylor Gold stood tall at the top, looking down into the Breckenridge superpipe, oblivious to the crowds. His mind was methodically clicking through each trick he was about to execute — method on his first hit, frontside 1260, backside double Michalchuk, a new air to fakie he inserted to mix it up, followed by a Cab 1080 into a frontside 1080. Starting No. 1, the result of having to scratch out a last chance qualifying run to make finals, he dropped into the pipe — systematically executing a technically sound, stylish run that would hold for his first Dew Tour …

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