The top entries from the Venture/Protect Our Winters snowboard art contest have been posted to the Venture Snowboards blog, states snowboarding.transworld.net. Members of the general public are encouraged to cast their votes. A non-profit environmental organizationformed in 2007 by professional snowboarder Jeremy Jones, Protect Our Winters (POW) is a mission is to reverse the global warming crisis byuniting and mobilizing the winter sports community to have a direct andpositive impact on climate change. A panel of judges pared the submissions down to the top five, and thewinning design will be incorporated into a run of limited edition POWboards for winter 2010/2011. A portion of the proceeds from the sale ofthese boards will be donated to POW in support of its educationalefforts and the winning artist will receive a POW board emblazoned withtheir artwork.