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Jake Burton Carpenter, Snowboarding Pioneer, Dies At 65

JAKE BURTON CARPENTER , the "charismatic" Burton Snowboards founder, died at 65 yesterday from "complications from a second bout of cancer that he revealed to employees earlier this month," according to Jean Palmieri of WOMEN'S WEAR DAILY. Carpenter faced "several serious medical battles in the pa...

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