If you have any intention of becoming a professional snowboarder, you might want to learn the tricks of the trade from one of the best. Davey Baird will be sliding into Spokane this week, after a successful top-five finish at the 2020 Freeride World Tour, to share the ins and outs of his life as a pro. The 26-year-old Alaskan adrenaline junkie has podiumed — that’s a top-three finish in Olympic sports lingo — the last three years at the Freeride World Tour and has made a name for himself on the circuit traveling to competitions via mini house. Get all your questions about competitive snowboarding, and tiny living, answered when he drops by REI in Spokane.
Sat, Feb. 15 at 5 pm • Free • REI • 1125 N. Monroe St. • rei.com/events • 328-9900
— Macie White