No matter how outside the box and seemingly impossible the trick, when Scott Vine sets his mind to doing something, the dude is gonna either do it or die trying. Seriously. When some riders do the one-foot schtick it gets construed as circus stunts, but Scott’s unstrapped antics are so big and smooth that you [...]
making of the New Planet Sports commercial Written By: ProBlog
PLANET SPORTS TV Commercial Winter – Behind the scenes from Planet Sports on Vimeo. some hollywood shiat went down when we were filming for the new planet sports commercial. it looks insane. and all i can say is that i get broken in a few peaces… Source: Grilo.si – making of the New Planet [...]
Arnette´s Uncommon Projects return with Devun Walsh Signature Goggles Written By: ProBlog
Arnette’s Uncommon Projects division features signature, limited edition pieces that tell a unique story, commemorate a partnership or reflect the personal style of one of the company’s notable athletes. Following his inaugural goggle with Arnette last season, Arnette and Devun are releasing three new signature goggles for the Uncommon Projects Division in time for this [...]
Hotzone.tv park Opening Hintertux Written By: ProBlog
The Hotzone.tv Park Opening went down from 5 to 7 October on the Hintertux Glacier in Austria. Once more Europe’s earliest park opening boasted good weather, world class snowboarding and a unique party schedule. The excellent park conditions and the many international snowboarders make the annual event one of the most important dates in the snowboard [...]
Check out the most talked about snow goggle on the market from Dragon, The Advanced Projects X. THE FIRST FULLY FRAMELESS SNOW GOGGLE WITH MAXIMUM PERIPHERAL VISION. This action packed video features footage of Dragon’s top team riders including Gigi Ruf, Luke Mitrani, and many others as they test the Advanced Projects X goggles at [...]
Catscratch is our second movie since the dawn of the theory, presented by Shaped Snowboarding and Monster Energy.Cat’s are hip right now but bigger brother the Lynx fucked up the main trip of our season, hense the title and the reason we leave this trend behind us right now. Bas Elhorst, Cees Wille, Gerben Verweij, [...]
Travis Rice and Bryan Fox took a trip up to AK this past season and they caught it perfect. The photo in Travis’ ad is proof of that, find out from Travis what the trip was like and what made the photo unique to him.
Superpark Planai – The Winter may come! Written By: ProBlog
Over the last years, the Superpark Planai has established itself as a freestyle playground of the highest level. No matter whether you are a pro or beginner, or whether you prefer advanced, intermediate or easy obstacles, the Superpark Planai leaves nothing to be desired! But what would a great park be without the appropriate event [...]
Every Third Thursday – I Love Boobies! Written By: ProBlog
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Signal Snowboards crew teamed up with the Keep-A-Breast (KAB) foundation in an episode that’s all about feeling boobs! In an effort to do their part to bring a little education, fun, and snowboarding to a very serious subject, Signal and KAB Founder Shaney Jo Darden create a [...]
This film is pretty amazing, from the story, to how its shot, to the subject of it all, Magnus Walker and his collection of 911′s. Take the time to watch this, as it is quite simply inspiring, especially as if your anything like most of the people reading this blog – making or trying to [...]
have been kinda lazy on my blogg over summer. but there was not much going on, pretty much just chilled, skated, partied and worked a lil… went to corsica with my girl and some friends… such a good vacation. Photo Caption Source: Mario Kaepelli – corsica
John and Eric pass through Honduras and into Nicaragua where they meet up with Travis Rice for a good old lizard hunting competition. After, Corey Bohan meets up with the crew for a skate/surf/BMX session on the beaches of Nicaragua. Lastly, the Jackson brothers head to one of the local orphanages in an effort to [...]
Santa Cruz and the Simpsons teamed up Written By: ProBlog
America’s favorite TV family, the Simpsons, is hitting the slopes! Fresh off the wildly successful debut collection of the Simpsons skateboards, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Santa Cruz have unveiled the first-ever Simpsons Snowboards and Simpsons Snow Skates manufactured by Santa Cruz. Launching this week, the all-new winter product line-up proves to be shreddable [...]
Joe Carlino & the Nike Snowboarding crew hit the streets from Calgary to Japan and everywhere in-between. Joe Carlino took to the streets with Johnnie Paxson, Jess Kimura, Halldor Helgason, Justin Bennee and Jed Anderson. “My main goal was to make a cool edit with snowboarding at the forefront,” Joe said. “I have always wanted [...]
Protest Rock a Rail – LIVE STREAM!!! Written By: ProBlog
Don`t miss anything from the epic action of the Protest Rock a Rail presented by Monster Energy. Riders from all over Europe will compete on the open air fun park in the city centre of the Hague. So if you can`t make it to the Hague and check it out live, go have a look [...]
Autumn is a funny time, its like if you think about Spring you know whats around the corner, a nice long summer hopefully, whereas we know that Autumn is followed by a long cold winter, so it shouldnt be such a fonldy remembered time, but there is something reassuring about starting to wear jackets and [...]
Snowpark Schöneben is coming back! Written By: ProBlog
The falling leaves and the desire to put on some warm clothes are first indications that winter is not too far away! For that reason, we are already busy because the upcoming season in the Snowpark Schöneben has to be prepared only with the freshest ingredients: Snow, style, fun and plenty of new obstacles! We’ve [...]
With the Völkl Photo [Con]-Test you’ve got the chance to win a new snowboard setup. To do so you just have to stop by at the demo tent at one of the OnSnow demos below. Test a Völkl board or bindings for free and send in a photo of you testing the stuff. The funniest or most [...]
Blue Tomato Kings Park at the Hochkönig Written By: ProBlog
1,8km park area divided into four sections which can be shredded all the way from the lift’s exit to its entrance! About 50 different obstacles on which riders of all skill levels can have a blast and in addition an event and entertainment program that will stir the blood of freestylers and will send shred [...]
The latest chapter of Volcom’s #IP2 Series showcases the recent recipient of the “Best Frog” award at the 2012 Reels Film Festival, Arthur Longo. Many people know Longo from his 2010 Vancouver Olympic appearance, but outside the pipe this Frenchman has mad pow skills. In this part Longo drops dicey cornice lines, redirects onto frozen [...]
we had a sick skate session at urban roof on saturday. there were a lot of kids that came out so it turned in to a mini shred jam. i had no clue that they can rip so badass. sven from planet sports was so stoked on them that during the warm up he decided [...]
Snow Porn – Whistler Deep Days Written By: ProBlog
Snow was generally in short supply last year, except for a handful of places like Whistler. When it doesn’t stop snowing for weeks at a time, Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Mikkel Bang, Mikey Rencz, Mark Sollors and Jeremy Jones had to stick to the trees because the avalanche danger and visibilty in the high alpine [...]
Photo by Pasi Salminen Fredu makes certain of the press. Legit 5-0 in downtown Espoo. (The irony here is that the real “five-o” are unlikely to shut down an urban session anywhere in Finland. True fact.) Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark III Lens: 70-200mm Shutter Speed: 1/800 sec Aperture: f2.8 ISO: 800 Theres tons of sick [...]
Tech Talk – Dominic “Howzee” Zimmermann Written By: ProBlog
Dominic Zimmermann aka HOWZEE is a well known photographer in the snowboard scene and we are always stoked if he follows us on the mountain. In this Tech Talk he is giving you a glimpse into his photo backpack that is equipped like a swiss army knife.
Here are some throwback clips from the VG Session at HCSC this summer. 95.9% of which you HAVE NOT already seen. In odre of appearance: Jake Kuzyk, Danimals, Jed Anderson, Cody Biersdorf, Ben Bilocq, Sam Taxwood, Phil Jacques, Mike Rav, Darrell Mathes, Zac Marben, Louif Paradis
Last year Salomon Snowboards and Bonfire Snowboarding embarked on “Team Vacation“- a winter long road trip with friends, snowboarding, fireworks, and plenty of good times. Traveling in a 40 ft RV across the US, Europe, and Japan, the tour captured everything from everyday resort riding with locals kids to video part worthy sledge hammers. We [...]
Nikita team rider Vera Janssen shares her story of how her baby daughter Nika, born February this year and in the middle of her season, didn’t stop her passion for snowboarding and her career. Incredibly she was out riding just a week after giving birth! That’s hardcore.
Prévente Abos Ski / Pre-Sale Skis Passes! Written By: ProBlog
La prévente des abonnements saison a débuté! Vous pouvez dès maintenant acheter vos forfaits de ski à un rabais de 10% jusqu’au 31 octobre 2012. Plusieurs options sont a votre disposition dont la région “Leysin-Les Mosses-La Lécherette”, région Alpes Vaudoises et le “SuperPass” qui inclus les “Alpes Vaudoise & Gstaad Mountain Rides”. Passé la date [...]
Jess Kimura has a seriously raw approach to snowboarding. It’s taken lots of ambulance rides to get her a pair of award-winning parts so far, and this part is no exception. Watch it now to see the current state of women’s snowboarding
Hotzone park Opening Hintertux – Day 1 Written By: ProBlog
Today, the Hotzone.tv Park Opening in Hintertux managed to perform a perfect kick-off. The weather was as sunny as it gets – with no winds at all! Sunscreen was mandatory if visitors did not want to turn into boiled lobsters. Even in the morning the test area was busy. Brand representatives were happy with the [...]
Absinthe Flipside – Danny Kass, Gigi Ruf & Eric Jackson Written By: ProBlog
Snowboarder Danny Kass stepped up last season shooting his inaugural part with Absinthe Films. Kass met up with Eric Jackson and Gigi Ruf in Gigi’s hometown of Arlberg Austria. The crew set out on a mission to lock down some shots and succeeded in finding awesome features including an epic jump location. A mini War [...]
Hotzone park Opening Hintertux – Day 2 Written By: ProBlog
The weather conditions could not have been any better for the Saturday of this year’s Hotzone.tv Park Opening. Despite last night’s activities – the fun- and goodie-filled UNIQUE8 premiere as well as the Pirates and the Shred Warm Up Parties – the hungry snowboarders encountered many happy faces already quite early in the day. Blue [...]
So after two weeks here, I thought it was about time that I post a few pictures from Portlandia. So before coming here everyone was claiming about the rain, but so far we have had perfect sun everyday, and apparently its only rained once a since July… Portland has a lot of bridges here over [...]
40 secs – SLAMS Feichtner vs Ohlson Written By: ProBlog
Marco and Kalle are two hard workers and solid stompers but both take a beating once in a while. This is a reminder that flying high and dropping deep has consequences when a detail is wrong – that’s when maneuvers get out of control. It doesn’t matter how good you are – sooner or later [...]
Hotzone park Opening Hintertux – Day 3 Written By: ProBlog
Once again the Hotzone.tv Park Opening in Hintertux managed to exceed all expectations. The Betterpark was in perfect condition. More pros than ever sessioned the pro line and the many other features during Europe’s earliest park opening event. Riders like Roope Tonteri, Victor De Le Rue, Gigi Rüf, Sage Kotsenburg, Werni Stock and Chas Guldemond [...]
Big ones, short ones, phat ones, skinny ones…backside 720s come in all shapes and sizes. Here are bunch of bs 720s from Peetu Piiroinen, Werni Stock, Roope Tonteri, Mikey Rencz, Danny Davis, Mark McMorris, Jussi Oksanen, Seppe Smits, Mikkel Bang, Marko Grilc, and Stephan Maurer.
In Episode 4, we venture beyond the resort boundaries on one of Queenstown’s most famous landmarks, The Remarkables – the only mountain range in the Southern Hemisphere that runs true North to South. In search of amazing terrain, untracked powder and to tick one off the bucket list the crew jump in a helicopter and ride the [...]
The Gentleman’s Club brings you the SEGCOS full movie. Featuring: Jamie Orkin, Jake Flood, Cameron Gorby, Tucker Brown, Logan Griffith, Nick Sappio, Aaron Fraher, Matt Bernard, Alex Colorito, Seamus Foster, Dan Wells, Nicky McMillen, Ryan Lanham, Griffin Lancaster, Ben Hannon, Orie Katsilometes, Adam., Scott Schmidt, Cody Lee, Tristan Sadler, Ben Juell, Cooper Thomas, Dan Rodosky, Brett [...]
the park is looking dope. the big line is ready and bigger than ever. and there is way more small rails and jumps everywhere than ever before. very fun to ride i gotta say my peoples Source: Grilo.si – how is Hintertux?
The boys finally leave Mexico and make their way into Central America, passing through Guatemala and into El Salvador. After a jam session at the border crossing, they stop at a kid’s summer camp before scoring some perfect waves with their new friend, Porfillio Miranda.
Voici un édit de longboard qui nous vient de GDB riders. Les images ont été tournées durant l’été dans divers coins de la Suise notamment sur Veyges et l’Hogrin. Merci à toute l’équipe: Arno Bertschi, Jonas Froment, Dylan Forde, Sébastien Anex, Alejandro Puente and more. Big Up! WDGAS ! from Arno Bertschi on Vimeo. Here’s [...]
The Bruners are back with some mighty manoeuvers that are gonna make you want to go to whistler next summer!!!The Bruners are Axel Théorêt, Dillon Ojo, Julien Choinière, LP Dorval, Oli Beliveau and Alex Gogo!!!
IRPC – Bode Merrill and friends Written By: ProBlog
Bode Merrill, Justin Keniston, Blake Geis, Big Mike, Alex Andrews, Knut Eliassen, Jordan Morse, Cody Rosenthal, and Alex Rodway all give you a “sneak peek” of the upcoming I Ride Park City movie ‘IRPC“. Full movie drops November 1.
“INTERVALS” is a bunch of badass girls getting after it. From the looks of it, these girls had the winter of their lives, as they definitely have the footage to prove it. Sit back, relax, and watch some progressive female riding on every end of the snowboarding spectrum. Enjoy. Featuring: Hana Beaman, Robin Van Gyn, [...]
The summer mode of Blue Tomato’s Lucky Last came to an end… … but it already is back in full force for the winter! What exactly does that mean for you? You can continue to snatch awesome prizes at the Blue Tomato Facebook Fanpage every month. At the end of each month you will have the chance [...]
Blue Tomato’s Lucky Last goes into winter mode Written By: ProBlog
The summer mode of Blue Tomato’s Lucky Last came to an end … … but it already is back in full force for the winter! What exactly does that mean for you? You can continue to snatch awesome prizes at the Blue Tomato Facebook Fanpage every month. At the end of each month you will [...]
The 12th of October we come together for the second time for the Protest Rock a Rail, presented by Monster Energy. This contest will take place in the snowboard heart of Holland: Den Haag, right at the place where most of us party every weekend anyway. This weekend won’t be any different: besides the contest [...]
Johnnie Paxson is a big bloke, and he charges at all times…. He’s also a model. Whats not to love. This is the behind the scenes of one of his set ups this last season. Look out for wine drinker expert Andy Wright showing his face too. Click here to view the embedded video. No [...]
Hotzone Park Opening Hintertux Written By: ProBlog
Check out what is going on today with Werni Stock at the park in Hinterux. Plenty of worldclass riders had been seen yesterday already and many more will come for the weekend such as: Marco Feichtner, Marco Grilc, Peetu Piiroinen, Ethan Morgan, Gigi Rüf, Kevin Bäckström, Ästhetiker Crew, Elias Elhard, Marc Swoboda, and many more!
Believe it or not, but this year, the O’Neill Pleasure Jam powered by Opel is celebrating its 10th anniversary! In honor of this event, the big names within the international snowboard scene will gather in Schladming/Dachstein to join the festivities. 20.000 USD prize money, 4Star TTR Contest, 1st QParks Tour Stop, first-class action and crazy parties – the [...]
Baker’s Dozen – Eurorail Bails Written By: ProBlog
Remember that Euro Railvolution Snow Porn from a couple weeks ago featuring Wojtek Pawlusiak, Niels Schack, Denis Leontyev and Ludwig Lejkner? Well it wasn’t all rainbows and ice cream sherbert out there. Those guys are all really good, but they had to earn those tricks and the side result was this collection of bails.
Go Europe! I guess Paddy Power have the best Commercial around right now for the Ryder Cup. Help a yank to shank! Click here to view the embedded video. Tags: #goeurope, paddy power, ryder cup Source: The Good Life – Ryder Cup
Now, anyone who knows me or this blog, knows about my love of Football and the mighty Swansea City. So with my shift in where i am living, i decided one of the first things to do, was go and see the local team, since i always say wherever you are, support your local team, [...]
Nitro Snowboards teaser for their upcoming movie Hyped! Nitro snowboards is making a full length team video that breaks away from the standard snowboard movie format and focuses more on what snowboarding is really about. The Hyped! movie will be released October 22nd. Get ready to see Austin Smith, Eero Ettala, Jon Kooley, Justin Bennee, [...]
Scott Blum claims that the main influence of his snowboarding is skateboarding, and you can see it. Whether he’s making turns, pointing it down a face, or lapping Mammoth’s main park, it’s obvious that Scott Blum’s hell-for-leather approach to riding a snowboard isn’t slowing down for anyone or anything. In the latest installment of Volcom‘s [...]
I´m really proud to announce my new board sponsor Rough Snowboards! Heres the press release: THE FINNISH RAIL REAPER IS ON ROUGH SNOWBOARDS We had promised another sick news for the beginning of the season, and here it is! Starting from this season Fredu Sirvio, “The Finnish rail Reaper” will officially be part of the [...]
Rough had promised another sick news for the beginning of the season, and here it is! Starting from this season Fredu Sirvio, “The Finnish rail Reaper” will officially be part of the ROUGHsnowboards team. “Ive always wanted to ride for core companies that keep snowboarding real. Snowboarding is all about friends, progression, having fun and [...]
Looking for the best snowboards for the 2012/2013 season? Well, you found them. The 14th annual TransWorld SNOWboarding Good Wood Test samples hundreds of decks and delivers the best boards with the most comprehensive snowboard reviews in the industry.
Danny Larsen is known for his smooth and gnarly shredding, but most don’t realize that it all comes from the mad-talented artist within. We tapped into his creative masterbrain to design the new etnies RVS Danny Larsen. Inspired by distressed leather jackets, a first pair of etnies, illustrations and a couple of lovable rats, see [...]
Last season, Rome decided to give their am crew access to the beloved Rome van for three weeks. They gave the crew $200 a day, a filmer to document everything, and most importantly, they gave them no rules! Here’s what the crew came up with after three weeks of cruising around in the van searching [...]
This is how it feels to us, like it was meant to happen to the point it already has. This is a movie project in the making featuring the authenticity of a crew of friends who grew up sharing a dream. Welcome to our vision of snowboarding.
Compiled from the best footy of his 2012 web series, “Ship Wrecked“. To see the full episodes from last season, go to ShipWrecked.tv and get to know The Pirate Burns. Filmed in British Columbia, Colorado, Oregon, and Alaska.
This is a behind the scenes teaser for the upcoming Random Bastards movie BLUE BALLS. Sometimes the filmers keep the cameras rolling, even though there’s no rider in the viewfinder. Why, you may ask? Here’s why! Just press play and tag along behind the scenes of the Swedish snowboard filmmakers. You’re going to witness really strange [...]
Behind The Spot – Gigi and the beaver dam Written By: ProBlog
This edit brings us back to one of Gigi Rüf’s favorite jumps ever > the beaver dam! Watch the clip and find out why this rocket launcher is called like that and what tricks got stomped already by what riders…if you manage to find and build it, you definitely need to know it’s history.
Summer camp is a great way to be a kid again. Check out Lucas Magoon, Dylan Thompson, Nick Pooch, Luke Haddock, Ben Bilodeau and Brady Larson having fun times with the campers doing activities, contests and getting in some riding too.
Who is already waiting for the winter!? We sure are… Written By: ProBlog
Heres my last years online videopart. Be sure to check the new stuff from me and Risto from the Helgasons new movie called Pepping? Also a big sponsor news is gonna be dropped on monday so stay tuned! Source: Yellow Snowboarding – Who is already waiting for the winter!? We sure are…
This new teaser for Videograss‘s “The Darkside” is so money they should be charging for it. If this is what they’re putting out there to get people primed for the full-length release then imagine the heavy shit that awaits those who grab a copy of “The Darkside” for themselves. The whole crew has hammers in [...]
Jumps were built, backflips learned, and smiles were free. The penultimate session of 2012 came to a wonderful conclusion with the men and women of SGT sending it to the stars. Andrew Burns, Chris Coulter, Nicki Slechta and Skylar Holgate launched clients into the air and through the night in Session 3.
Hotzone.tv Park Opening Hintertux Written By: ProBlog
Officially, the Hotzone.tv Park Opening will kick off the winter season on the first weekend in October. However, some hungry shredders have already completed their first powder turns on the Hintertux Glacier. On Friday, 14 September, pros like Steve Gruber and Peter made use of the first fresh snow of the season. And Wille Kaufmann [...]
Bakers Dozen – One day with Mikey & Jussi Written By: ProBlog
Getting one shot a day filming in the backcountry is usually an accomplishment on its own, unless you are Mikey Rencz and Jussi Oksanen this is. One day spent filming in the BC backcountry with these guys last year resulted in a grip of shots and not a single fall. If they were surfing they wouldn’t have [...]
adidas Snowboarding – Jake Blauvelt Written By: ProBlog
adidas proudly welcomes Jake Blauvelt as the first team rider for the adidas Snowboarding program. To kick things off, we made Jake a signature apres shred boot just in time for the snow to start falling. Keep your eyes peeled for other team announcements soon and the full line of adidas Snowboarding products to drop for the [...]
Mike Yoshida, Pika, Scott Stevens, Chris Beresford and Jesse Burtner head out in to the frozen north in search of Moby Trick, the great white whale of stunts. This video is just a taste of the bitter battle they waged.
A few years back, when videos used to come out, one of the most eagerly awaited parts would be from David Benedek, from his days with Standard in TB10 with some stand out parts in there, to when he was involved in Robot Food with unreal video parts in each of their movies including the [...]
Just because Mark McMorris and some other people have done a few triple corks, that doesn’t make them any easier of a trick. It took Mark a few tries to get this one around at Heavenly last spring, but he stuck with it and made it happen.
YES & DCP – Pick your line Board Written By: ProBlog
When you combine the riding of DCP and his YES- PICK YOUR LINE BOARD in Haines Alaska with SEABA -HELI and then take the footage and photography from the LEVITATION PROJECT and ad some art from Mark Kowalchuk and Shanna Duncan and then have VENDETTA BRANDING create the Ad for the LP MOTHERSHIP this is [...]
Baker’s Dozen – Knee Deep or Deeper in BC Written By: ProBlog
Too much snow isn’t something that would usually be considered a problem while filming snowboarding. With over 2.5 meters of snow in one week and the avalanche danger too high to be in the alpine, Mark Sollors, Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Mikkel Bang and Mikey Rencz spent the week in the trees getting at least [...]
A Feast For The Senses – Spend A Ski Holiday In The Lap Of Luxury Written By: ProBlog
More and more people are choosing a skiing holiday as an antidote to the usually abominable British winter weather. This is not surprising as skiing offers the chance to enjoy some healthy exercise in the midst of superb mountain scenery. To round it all off the “après-ski” means that the fun can continue well into [...]
Now Snowboarding welcomes Jeremy Jones Written By: ProBlog
Jeremy Jones has officially signed a three-year deal that will also position him as a share holder of Now Snowboarding. They are very pleased and honored to be working with such a snowboard icon. Jeremy is at the forefront with his brand Jones Snowboards and the Now bindings are a perfect fit for all the [...]
TTR continues to unify competitive Snowboarding Written By: ProBlog
TTR Pro Snowboarding has taken a major step towards a unified competitive environment in freestyle snowboarding. As of the upcoming winter season 2012/2013 ESPN´s X Games events in Aspen (USA) and Tignes (France) will be included in the World Snowboard Tour schedule. The X Games Aspen event will be listed as a 6Star event on the [...]
Suitcase, Grasser, Northwest or Euro; there are many ways to do a method and everyone adds their own flavor to it. Many riders would trade in the ability to flip and spin for a solid method because nothing is more stylish when done well. Here are a few examples from Stephan Maurer, John Jackson, Peetu [...]
This Must Be The Place. A fIlm by Connor Brown. Featuring Andrew Aldridge, Kevin Maples, Jesse Gouveia, Clay Hatzenbuhler, Cameron Gorby, Colton Morgan, Ben Strause, Cole Navin, Dom Luza, Michael Wick, Sam Taxwood, Garrett Warnick, Erik Leon, Phil Wettengel, Blaze Kotsenburg, Sean Whitaker, Shane Wright, Corey Schneider, Gared Schneider, Max Tokunaga, Chris Cloud, Max Warbington and Jordan [...]
Pushing the boundaries of creativity and technology, BLACK SNOW takes snowboarding to a new dimension. With the use of black light, LED and laser lights, burn Units Stale Sandbech, Ulrik Badertscher and Gigi Rüf are captured tearing it up inside of Europe’s largest snow dome alongside guest rider, Gulli Gudmundsson.
On Thursday the 13th a long mission came to an end. After a wonderful IsolationCamp in an alpine hut located just above the pure valley (Vorarlberg, Austria), it was time to digitalize the best of it’s outcome. Source: Pirate Movie Production – PirateArtBookShow IBK
Last season was a lot of filming. The best shots you have seen in the show. Sometimes it goes wrong. While filming for “The Crap Show” series, no one has been seriously injured. Respect for all the riders, who had patience.
This is to inform the snow world that Now has launched it’s new and kick ass website. We are very pleased with the results and we feel you will be too. So GO-ON navigate and please share this news with your readers, buyers, reps, consumers and friends. The Future is Now and it’s about to hit shops [...]
Snowpark Kitzsteinhorn – Pure freestyle action! Written By: ProBlog
Massive airtime, a whole bunch of jibbing fun and creative set-ups in three snow parks, plus a gigantic super-pipe and heaps of events from November until March: In the 2012/13 winter season, Snowpark Kitzsteinhorn offers an explosive mix! With its sunny exposition, an ideal connection to chairlifts, and the daily shaping by the motivated crew, [...]
Here we go, time to drop the trailer! Last winter has been a tough one for sure, they traveled a lot, they hiked a lot, they dug and built a lot, they met new awesome people and they lost a brother, they laughted hard and they’ve suffered hard, but always putting so much passion in what they were doing. Why??? Because they love [...]
Everyone loves Chris Bradshaw. Why? After seeing this part, you’ll know. You see, Bradshaw’s unique approach on the hill epitomizes style, especially when he’s riding his home mountain, and you’re in luck, because this exclusive edit contains Bradshaw boardin’ around Bear and destroying everything in his path…and everything in his path happens to be world-class [...]
Every Third Thursday – Raising The Bar Written By: ProBlog
Dave Lee and the Signal Snowboards crew are back tackling a new hybrid snowboard project that’s inspiring on many levels. This month’s challenge is to merge Signal snowboards technology and Crankbrothers Mountain bike component technology to create a new next-level custom adaptive snowboard customized to get a new crew of shredders on the hill. The [...]
Leysinpark et Newreal Productions présentent: LPRV6 La 6e édition du LEYSINPARK RAIL & VIDEO - 27 OCTOBRE 2012 - —————————————————- Programme: 13H00 – 19H00 // RAIL @ la Patinoire Même spot que l’année passée pour le rail et ça va durer beaucoup plus longtemps! Une ou deux bonnes lignes de rails seront mises en place [...]
So the football season has been underway for a few weeks now, and between the European games this week and the beloved domestic leagues around the world kicking off again we are underway. Being a football supporter in the UK, has a few pretty good traditions. Match of The Day, Football Focus, Sky on [...]
The Brothers experience a series of setbacks on their journey through Mexico, which include traffic jams, a transmission fluid leak, and thunderstorms. However, John and Eric manage to make the most of it with a skate session and the convenience of a free shower, all before finally making it to the southern point of Mexico.
In 2002 a group of friends got together to start a company that reflected their shared vision: headwear should be more than an accessory. At the time, hats, knit beanies, and the like were little more than a commodity that brands put their logo on. Coal chose not to. They saw an opportunity to provide [...]
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Absinthe Flipside – 1080 Jump Session Written By: ProBlog
Pro snowboarders always have secret stashes; this is true for Nicolas Muller. Riding his home mountain of Laax in Switzerland, Nicolas takes Wolle Nyvelt and the Absinthe films crew up for an epic day of bluebird jumps at his favorite spots on the mountain. Nicolas and Wolle hit an epic jump above the clouds to [...]
Snowpark Technologies Golf Tournament Written By: ProBlog
Every Summer, the guys at SPT get together in Tahoe along with many of the Snowboard industries leading lights including riders, brands, agents, magazines, and everyone in between. This year there was an added element as the event was treated as a fundraiser for the fund Dramatic Brain Injury which Kevin Pearce hosted a talk [...]
Holiday Inn Helsinki with Videograss Written By: ProBlog
Helsinki, Finland has become the North Shore of jibbing without the Da Hui. Urban standouts from all points on the compass make the trek to this Scandinavian metropolis to partake in the bounty of rail riding goodness that Helsinki has to offer. This edit features LNP, Jake OE, Harrison Gordon, Darrell Mathes, Nick Dirks, Chris [...]
Jake Blauvelt Naturally – The Trailer Written By: ProBlog
Jake Blauvelt continues where his Naturally webisodes left off, working with the Friday crew to film a full movie, web TV series, and TV documentary. Riders: Jake, Eric Jackon, Kazu Kokubo, John Jackson, Terje Haakonsen, and more.
Progress runs through Arnette‘s blood. It all started in Orange County, California back in 1992, with the production of the first goggles. Still today, no matter if in the uncharted backcountry, self-built park or urban rail jungle – it’s all about fun and the evolution of the sport. This philosophy is still alive one year [...]
Niche Snowboards welcomes Johnny Miller Written By: ProBlog
Professional snowboarder, Johnny Miller, who recently appeared in the latest Videograss production, The Darkside, signed with Salt Lake City based company, Niche Snowboards, to lead their team and promote their environmentally friendly, and industry acclaimed snowboards. “We are stoked to welcome Johnny as the newest member of the Niche family,” states Niche team manager Marty [...]
Hammid destroys the city, literally. Written By: ProBlog
Brandon Hammid was on a rampage this year charging at all obstacles like the buff moose he is. Nothing was left standing except his video part against the test of time. See Brandon Hammid in “Mind The Video Man” at shops now.
Space is the place! The time has come again! From October 19th to 21st, the new snowpark season is going to kick off with the MOREBOARDS Stubai Premiere on Stubai Glacier. The opening event stands for a huge and versatile park setup, funny sessions, contests, free hardware testing opportunities and great parties. The preparations for [...]
A backside 180 would probably tie a method in a footrace for best-looking trick. While harder than it looks, especially on bigger jumps, John Jackson, Mikkel Bang, Mark Sollors, Mikey Rencz, Danny Davis, Werni Stock, Jeremy Jones, and Jussi Oksanen still make it look easy.
Heikki Sorsa ‘Cooking With Gas’ Full Part Written By: ProBlog
Last winter Heikki Sorsa and Eero Ettala teamed up to film a series called “Cooking With Gas”. They worked on six bi-weekly edits through the winter and now it’s time for their Full Part edits. Up second Heikki Sorsa, Enjoy!
Spot Digger Pre-launch at Helsinki Hookup Written By: ProBlog
The sickest App for Android & iOS is coming out globally this year! Stay tuned and like Spot Digger on Facebook to follow the news about the team and the App! Source: Yellow Snowboarding – Spot Digger Pre-launch at Helsinki Hookup
Yesterday the whole lama crew went to antwerp street kicks ! In Parkspoor Noord everyone could enjoy the good weather, listen to some live concerts and watch a lot of different extreme sports action like skateboarding, FMX, BMX, parcour and of course snowboarding ! They had invited the Vans team in different sports for the [...]
Head to Folgefonna in Norway with the Hypermountain crew of Erik Botner, Fredrik Evensen, Eirik Nesse, Len Roald Jørgensen, Ståle Sandbech,Viktor Wiberg,Brage Richenberg, Petter Kristiansen, and Torgeir Berre.
Jake Blauvelt Naturally – The Trailer Written By: ProBlog
Jake Blauvelt continues where his Naturally webisodes left off, working with the Friday crew to film a full movie, web TV series, and TV documentary. Riders: Jake, Eric Jackon, Kazu Kokubo, John Jackson, Terje Haakonsen, and more. CLICK FOR TEASER HERE!!!
Baker’s Dozen – The Fifth and Final Trailer Written By: ProBlog
Turning is one of the most basic moves on a snowboard, but also the most important. Being a good turner is harder than it would seem and Terje Haakonsen is a real good turner. In the fifth trailer for 13, John Jackson talks about what it’s like for him to share a part with Terje [...]
Flow Tailgate Alaska will return to Thompson Pass next season from March 29 – April 7, 2013 for its sixth straight year. The event brings together dedicated recreational riders, professional athletes and the industry to ride the world’s best mountains and deepest snow. Participants access the mountains through helicopter services, snowmobiles, snowcats and by foot, [...]
Got awesome gifts from Samsung & Hoppipolla!! -fredu Written By: ProBlog
The Spot Digger team got the new Samsung Galaxy S3´s. That phone is the best one I ever had! Thanks to Spot Digger & SamsungHeres a couple of pics from todays skate sesh with Eero Ettala shot with Galaxy s3: Fredu HardflipEero fs BluntEero blunt revert. Also Eiki & Halldor hooked me and Risto up [...]
Garbage Gang presenting their new movie “Who Cares?“. Starring: Marco Morandi, Jacopo Lazzari, Achille Mauri, Mitch Dalle, Luca Panegatti, Matteo Ferraris, Matteo Tuberosa, Tommaso Lanza, Gian Marco Maiocco, Michele Lobrano, Devid De Palma, Cees Wille, Kevin de Haan, Ziga Rakovec, Nejc Ferjan and Jakub Szkaradek.
The 14th Burton European Open will take place in Laax, Switzerland, from February 4th to 9th, 2013. More than 300 riders from all over the world are expected to attend the most prestigious freestyle event in Europe to show their snowboard skills. The event offers slopestyle and halfpipe competitions for men, women and juniors (up [...]
A snowboard film by This is Production, filmed during the winter of 2011-2012 and featuring the riding of Shane Stalling, Jess Gentner, Tyrel Thornton, Eli Weiner, Miah Favara, Phil Weiss, Hjalmar Syversen and Daniel Darling.
Joe Sexton’s and JP Walker’s Skyline collection Written By: ProBlog
Built to be worn outside in the rain or snow, the etnies Skyline collection of apparel and footwear include features like STI Repel (a water resistant treatment) in the apparel while the shoes are also water-resistant and have gusseted tongues to keep water out and your feet warm and dry. Skyline Collection
Taking snowboard movies to another dimension, Black Snow showcases the skills of Gigi Ruf, Ulrik Badertscher, Ståle Sandbech and Gulli Gudmundsson in a way that has never been seen before. This short film uses pioneering lighting techniques to push the creative boundaries of snowboard filming – a uniquevision born of passion. Expect the unexpected as [...]
As summer is coming to an end everyone is getting ready for the new winter season, and so is Anthony. This monday he had surgury on his ankle. This was something that had to get done already for a while, so he decided to enjoy the summer first and get it done afterward so he [...]
They spent the 2011/12 season living in their trusty 82′ camper van Agnes searching the country for snow. This video follows their trip in chronological order with all the spots we hit and people they ran into along the way.
There’s a new uprising in Europe that has nothing to do with politics. Check out the first Snow Porn featuring Ludwig Lejkner, Neils Schack, Wojtek Pawlusiak, and Denis Leontyev. These guys have some amazing style and will be on everyone’s radar sooner than later. At 5-plus minutes long, this is well worth your time.
LEVITY teaser by WHAT WE WANT FILMS Written By: ProBlog
Les beaux jours de pinards étant écoulés, notre caméra-man et éditeur Leysenoud, Marc Vaudroz (Pull-Up), a créé un nouveau crew sous le noms de WhatWeWantFilms il y a environ 2 ans. Le crew s’est régulièrement basé à Leysin l’hiver dernier et a voyagé à travers l’Europe, le Japon et l’Amérique du Nord pour shooter les [...]
This time the crew got real busy. Waking up before sunrise and shooting after the sun went down, all in the name of chasing pow, hitting handrails, sending perfect park jumps and having a bloody good time while doing it! We teamed up with the photographers from AUS & NZ Snowboarding Mag for exclusive photo [...]
So a good friend of mine has a website called Lost in the Larder, Nick Baines, who I used to live with in a tiny cramped appartment, and he always had a penchant for food. Be it a fry up in the morning, a late night kebab from the nightclub in Mayrhofen (yes in Austria [...]
GORE-TEX® & [ak] Are Guarenteed to Keep Your Dry Written By: ProBlog
Designed for the most brutal conditions on earth, [ak] outerwear is the only thing riders like Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Terje Haakonsen, Jeremy Jones and Kimmy Fasani trust to keep them warm, dry and comfortable for long days in the backcountry where the weather can change in a minute. John and Kimmy took a trip out [...]
Even for those who beckon for premiere season and their favorite snow stunts the truth is apparent, snow wins and SGT Argentina has it with Session Dos. In this very special episode of SGT Argentina 2012 Skylar Holgate, Andrew Burns, Nicki Slechta and Chris Coulter lead crews into jump zones, tree jibs and our classic [...]
2013 Special Blend site kicks off 21 years Written By: ProBlog
This year marks Special Blend’s 21st birthday and we’re kicking it off with a brand new site – check it at www.special-blend.com. The last twenty-one years have been a complete blur of riding, traveling, partying, new tricks, new friends, new designs and way too many drinks. We’re happy to say that the 2013 Collection brings you innovative outerwear designs [...]
Absinthe Flipside – Nicolas Muller Nails The Cover Shot Written By: ProBlog
Snowboarders Nicolas Muller and Wolle Nyvelt get deep in episode 2 of the Absinthe Flipside series exploring epic lines, drops, and pillows at Switzerland’s Laax Resort. With snow this deep, the mountain is an endless playground. Check out Nicolas’s huge stalefish at 4:21 landing him the covershot for the movie!
Volcom‘s highly-anticipated “Individually Produced Parts Project” (aka IP2) makes its debut with “Downtown” Daniel Brown‘s first-ever full segment. IP2 is Volcom’s newest take on the snowboard film formula…
Spent a weekend in central Finland fishing with Timo Kontio (flytyingarchive.com). He put together this little edit of our trip – good times and nice fish. -Risto Source: Yellow Snowboarding – Fishing season is still on!
Baker’s Dozen – The Fourth Trailer Written By: ProBlog
Jussi Oksanen and Mikey Rencz have spent a lot of time in the backcountry together over the years and make a great team. In the fourth trailer for 13, Jussi talks about the group dynamic while filming and how they all work together.
The reason someone can have a “signature” trick is that no two tricks look alike. We present a smathering of signature frontside 360's from Roope Tonteri, Danny Davis, Werni Stock, Jussi Oksanen, Mikkel Bang, Christian Haller, Mark McMorris, Charles Reid, and Mark Sollors. Notice how they are all doing the same trick, but everyone’s style is different.
Oakley Rail Showdown at Junkfest, Trollhättan. Riders in order of appearance: Nils Arvidsson, Felix Engström, Viktor Wiberg, Hans Åhlund, Zebbe Landmark, Kalle Ohlson, Leo Crawford, Len Jørgensen, Gulli Gudmundsson, Eiki Helgason, Erik Karlsson, Jonathan Lindhe, Ludwig Lejkner.
The brothers are still in Mexico surfing double overhead waves with professional surfer, Bruce Irons. After stopping in Puerto Escondido to hang with Coco Nogales, they decide to hit the road and continue their journey down south.
Remember that video game 1080, where doing a 1080 was the hardest thing ever, but when you got it the game yelled out “1080!” We’re not sure if Seppe Smits, Roope Tonteri, Danny Davis, Christian Haller, Marko Grilc, Kelly Clark, Mark McMorris, and Mikkel Bang shout out their tricks in mid-air, but it’d be cool if they [...]
Burton High Fives brings top level international riders to Snow Park, New Zealand to take part in Insane activities and a contest format that would be hard to mimic in any other part of the world. Hectic car driving, shooting, knife throwing, buggy driving and jet boating combine with one of the most progressive competitions [...]
Snow Porn – Euro Rail Revolution Written By: ProBlog
There’s a new crop of European rail riders coming up and they are ripe for the picking. Check out the teaser for the latest Snow Porn dropping next Wednesday, featuring the likes of Ludwig Lejkner, Neils Schack, Wojtek Pawlusiak, and Denis Leontyev. Just because their names are hard to pronounce doesn’t mean these guys don’t [...]
So early this week, in the early mornings we had some great waves, good weather and no one out in a good little spot near here. We found this bloke on the beach though. These two were in search of waves, and trying to avoid the naked chaps sunbathing on the beach. Someone showing how [...]
Absent Without Leave… A Way of Life? Starring: Dale Bailey, Kurtis Rothecker, Dylan Vachon, Joe Hills, Gordon Emery, Jason Gretzinger, Craig McMorris, Andrew Burns, Tanner Davidson, Bruce Johnston and introducing David Kinskofer.
Snowboarding in the French Alps Written By: ProBlog
Snowboarding in the French Alps has long been a popular pastime with winter sports enthusiasts from all over the world. While there are a large number of different ski resorts to choose from in this picturesque region, one of the best places to snowboard has to be on the slopes around the ski town of [...]
High Cascade Snowboard Camp at Mt Hood is the summer shredding mecca. JP Walker, Jeremy Jones, Simon Chamberlain, and Seth Huot shared a Signature Session filled with epic snowboarding on the glacier, street skating, miniramps, dodgeball…basically the stuff of dreams. After all that riding the crew cools off at the legendary “Punch Bowl” cliff jump. That looks [...]
YSB favorite filmer Ilari has been training to keep his hand steady all summer! Written By: ProBlog
We hope Ilari if you are gonna shoot us next season you´ll use something else than the things you been shooting with lately… Rock n roll Source: Yellow Snowboarding – YSB favorite filmer Ilari has been training to keep his hand steady all summer!
After six fun-filled summers in Government Camp, it’s safe to say, Tim Eddy can call Timberline one of his Home Resorts. Follow Tim and friends, Brandon Cocard, Max Warbington, Jesse Gouveia, and Erik Leon as they rip around the volcano. Home Runs is an online webseries presented by Airblaster, that travels to each Airblaster family [...]
IP2 stands for “Individually Produced Parts” . Whereas, each rider has 100% control of the direction, action and content collected to produce their own part for Volcom‘s 2012 Snow project. We identified the riding characteristics of our team, matched them up with a videographer and gave them the green light. We are excited to share [...]
A good backside 540 can really set someone apart from the rest of the crowd. Here are a bunch of stylish backside 540s from Seppe Smits, Roope Tonteri, Jussi Oksanen, Mikey Rencz, John Jackson, Danny Davis, Shaun White, Werni Stock, and Mikkel Bang.
LeysinPark Radio Presents Yannick de NewReal Written By: ProBlog
Listen UP! Parfois le hasard fait bien les choses! Hier en rentrant DJ B a croisé DJ Scott et ont décidés d’enregistrer une petite émission de Radio. Ça faisait bien longtemps qu’aucune émission n’était sortie du Studio LeysinPark. Et comme par hazard, au pied du studio se trouvait Yannick Guillermin qui suppliait le monde pour [...]
So what else have the lama’s been doing this summer? Seppe is in New Zealand now in search of the snow again but before this we’ve all been enjoying the summer in and around the water ! In July the crew went surfing in Spain for 3 weeks with boardX again.. Like usual a [...]
Did you already here about the webpage www.splitboarding.eu? The first bilingual splitboard community in German and English. You can find there all the information about equipment (good market overview), splitboard routes, safety and a lot of more. In the community you can ask questions, find second hand splitboards or sell your stuff. You can do car sharing, get [...]
Tre Squad‘s 2012 Summer edit. Thanks A bunch to the AV Club for making this happen! Filmed on an Iphone and mostly by all the HCSC filmers. Featuring – Blaze Kotsenburg, Blake Paul, Johnny O’Connor, Sage Kotsenburg, Max Warbington, Ben Bilodeau, Gus Warbington, Griffin Siebert, Matt Roberge, Alex Rodway, Spencer Schubert, Alex Yoder, Ian Hart, Josh [...]
Baker’s Dozen – The Third Trailer Written By: ProBlog
Everybody knows that riding alone is alright, but riding with friends is always better. In the third trailer for 13, Mark McMorris talks about how riding with a good group of friends not only pushes you to try more stuff, it’s also a lot more fun.
Matchstick Productions est fier de présenter leur dernier film; “Superheroes of Stoke”. Ce film célèbre les 20 ans de la production américaine avec des images du passé et du présent et ce qui a créé le freeski d’aujourd’hui. “Superheroes of Stoke” revient sur les héros passé du monde du ski pour un hommage à leur [...]
Absinthe Flipside – Nicolas Muller & Wolle Nyvelt Ride Epic Laax Written By: ProBlog
Go behind the scenes with Absinthe Films pro snowboarders and filmers for the new 2012 movie, Resonance. Nicolas Muller and Wolle Nyvelt score epic deep powder conditions at Laax Resort in Switzerland. Nicolas shows the crew around his home resort hitting up pillows and jump lines to kick the season off!
It’s the best winter the American West has seen in twenty years… it’s the worst anyone in Switzerland can remember. Touted by some as the, “The poorest decision in the professional snowboarding”, experience the harrowing tale of a group of snowboarders who abandoned the deepest powder on record for little more than an idea. Jump [...]
Summer Shred With Dylan Thompson Written By: ProBlog
Due to his humble nature and subdued bag of technical tricks, Dylan is arguably the most underrated rider in the game today. Watch episode 3 and wonder to yourself what sort of hammers DT is still holding for his main video part, because these clips are dope.
Eero Ettala ‘Cooking With Gas’ Full Part Written By: ProBlog
Last winter Eero Ettala and Heikki Sorsa teamed up to film a series called “Cooking With Gas”. They worked on six bi-weekly edits through the winter and now it’s time for their Full Part edits. Up first Eero Ettala, Enjoy!
Hotzone.tv Park Opening Hintertux – Can‘t wait for winter! Written By: ProBlog
All shredding early birds will have marked down in their calendars the 5th to 7th of October 2012 months ago. This is when for the first time this winter, a perfectly shaped park will be ready and enable you to welcome the new season, get used to your snowboard, feel some air time and try out some [...]
Is it called a 50-50 because there is a 50% chance of landing this trick? Take a look at a bunch of different 50-50s from Zak Hale, Ludwig Lejkner, Niels Schack, Wojtek Pawlujiak, and Ethan Deiss. Luckily they seem to land most of their tries.
I have read a lot of self improvement books through the years, and other such stuff, and one of the main things it always reinforces to you is just that whatever you want to do, have a goal, and then take the first step on the path to achieving it. I found these commercials which [...]
An edit from Helsinki Hook up skate contest! Written By: ProBlog
Sorry its only in Finnish! If you dont have the time to watch the whole 10min show be sure to watch the idiot talking between 05.00- 06.00min… -Fredu Source: Yellow Snowboarding – An edit from Helsinki Hook up skate contest!
Bakers Dozen – One Last Slow Dance In New Zealand Written By: ProBlog
Shooting all year is kind of like senior prom, and the summer sessions in New Zealand are kind of like the final dance of the night. Christian Haller, Charles Reid, Mikkel Bang, Danny Davis, Hannah Teter, Kelly Clark, Zak Hale, Mark McMorris, Mark Sollors, Cilka Sadar, and Enni Rukajarvi perform one last slow dance in [...]
Pirate Movie Production is back with their new 2012 snowboard film release, UNIQUE 8. The title refers to the innovative riding of a selected crew of only 8 riders: Gigi Rüf, Marco Feichtner, Arthur Longo, Nicolas Müller, Kalle Ohlson, Teo Konttinen, Chris Sörman and Werni Stock. You decide if less is more! PMP also switched from [...]
La saison des teasers est de retour. Régulièrement nous vous proposerons un avant goût des films qui sortent cet automne. Pour débuter la liste, nous vous proposons la production de “STEPT PRODUCTIONS” que nous suivons depuis plusieurs années maintenant. Stept est un des crew les plus avant-gardistes côté urbain avec un niveau énorme. Leur dernier [...]
Burton High Fives Slope Style Jam Written By: ProBlog
The first annual Burton ‘High Fives’ snowboarding competition, presented by MINI, continued today at Snow Park NZ in Wanaka with the exciting Slopestyle Finals. Taking first place and walking away $USD 10,000 richer each, were Burton riders Mikkel Bang (NOR) and Enni Rukajarvi (FIN).
With the 2012/13 southern hemisphere season already underway, the World Snowboard Tour begins to head North. The first 6Star event of the 2012/2013 season is the Oakley Air&Style Beijing, which goes down at the infamous Birds Nest on the 1st of December. 2012 marks a turning point if competitive freestyle snowboarding history as the TTR World [...]
I have just been going trawling the internet, and after catching up with someone who worked on the Olympics, Italian legend, Giacomo Margutti, i thought these adverts specifically around the Olympics deserved a quick bit of sunshine. Click here to view the embedded video. This one, well, its all about Mums, and yes they are [...]
John and Eric are still in Mexico, giving back to some of the locals by providing shoes and food in an underprivileged area of town. Their mystery friend Panchito bids farewell, before the brother’s paddle out into some double overhead surf at Pascuales.
Casio America, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of pro snowboarder Kazu Kokubo as an official G-Shock athlete through the release of a thrilling film. Kazu’s technical and flawless riding skills are showcased by taking on some of the world’s most remote mountains and perfectly shaped halfpipes. The journey begins near the Alaskan border in Northern [...]
The 2013 FORUM website is up and live! Scroll your mouse over www.forumsnowboards.com and check out the completely re-designed site featuring the 2013 line of boards, boots, bindings, and softgoods nicely rolled into one high-tech package for your viewing pleasure. Find your perfect freestyle set up for next season with the new filter and compare features in the [...]
From October 12th – 14th thousands of shredders will take over the small village Feichten in Kaunertal for the 27th time and welcome the new winter season 2012/13 with a big bang. When the days are getting shorter and the mountaintops are covered in snow the anticipation for the upcoming winter is becoming extremely high. As is the case [...]
DESIGN IT! Encore quelques jours! Written By: ProBlog
Création de Estelle Bourdet Il reste plus que quelques jours pour déposer vos visuels pour le DESIGN IT 2012! Beaucoup de créations rentrent ces jours mais toujours rien de Leysin! Il nous faudrait bien un local, vous trouvez pas? Bon on attend quelque chose avant la fin Août! Pour le moment, allez voter pour nos [...]
Spot Digger is a free service for skateboarding and snowboarding. Its now available in Finnish Play Store and this fall worldwide for both Android and iOS! Spot Digger is used for finding the best skateboard and snowboard spots and for adding your own spots on the map. Share your spots, check in to spots, follow [...]
It’s been a long summer and we’re ready to rip the white sheets with our rides. It’s been a hard year for some, it’s been good for others. Some of you might feel like survivors so we wanted to dedicate a movie to all who share the stoke of winter pleasures. Have a seat and [...]
This was ThirtyTwo‘s entry in the 2012 SuperPark Battle of the Brands Video Contest. Riders: Brandon Hobush, Scott Stevens, Chris Grenier, Johnny O’Connor, Chris Brewster, Spencer Schubert, Dylan Thompson, Joe Sexton, Chris Bradshaw and Tyler Flanagan
Here’s the teaser of WhatWeWant‘s first movie called Levity. Featuring Gérome Mathieu, Tyler Chorlton, Valérian Ducourtil, Johann Baisamy, Ethan Morgan, Kevin Backstrom, Kareem El Rafie, Martin Gallant, Gaetan Chanut, Mati Radaelli, Christian Weber & Friends.
Thats a wrap for summer 2012! It’s been a blast and we could not have asked for a better way to finish it off. Flow brought a heard of microns out for the last session and they destroyed what was left of the park. Thanks to everyone for making this summer one of the best.
Ethan Deiss once joked that the reason he listens to what Jeremy Jones says is because Jeremy has been snowboarding longer than Ethan has been alive. Somehow Jeremy seems to put out better and better video parts each year, and his part in this year’s 13 looks no different. Watch the second teaser then head over to [...]
Snowboardermag in the states just dropped this edit with Ethan Morgan running alongside his on deck in the magazine. The back 5 off the heels is where its all going on… Click here to view the embedded video. This is the action shot they ran with it. One of Freddie K’s “megabooters” in arlberg somewhere. [...]
Everyone Does It is a half length park movie about a bunch of new and old friends having fun coast to coast riding resorts. Everyone has fun doing this and we made this video to showcase some of the fun we had. Enjoy. Featuring: Mike Chmil, Tommy Keith, Denny Duquette, Stephen Cristou, Zak Stevenson, Greg Florio, Max Wharin, [...]
Every Third Thursday – Reel Shredding Fly Fishing Snowboard Rod & Reel Written By: ProBlog
Season 3 of Signal Snowboards ETT is here! It’s time to hook into some delicious innovation and discovery by mixing fun and manufacturing. This episode without a doubt will lure you in and make you smile as we tackle our first build of the season combining Abel fly reels and Signal snowboards for the ultimate [...]
The first annual Burton ‘High Fives’ snowboarding competition, presented by MINI, continued today at Snow Park NZ in Wanaka with the exciting Slopestyle Finals. Taking first place and walking away $USD 10,000 richer each, were Burton riders Mikkel Bang (NOR) and Enni Rukajarvi (FIN). 60 of the top snowboarders in the world have experienced a [...]
A few weeks ago, the last days of the season in the Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein were already in sight. And so it was time again for a big Blue Tomato team shooting! That’s why Blue Tomato called their snowboard team to come to Schladming and shred the Dachstein glacier like there was no tomorrow. And [...]
The Football season is nearly upon us and as with last year I thought, I should drop some more predictions, and maybe even a little analysis of the upcoming season. Last season was without doubt one of the most entertaining in years with Man City winning the League in the last seconds of the season, [...]
From the team that brought you Standing Sideways, comes the latest in snowboard cinematography from Burton Snowboards. 13 features footage from state-of-the-art cameras showcasing the top riders at exotic locations around the globe including Whistler, Alaska, Lake Tahoe, Northstar-at-Tahoe, Heavenly, Sun Valley and Europe. Featuring Danny Davis, Mikkel Bang, John Jackson, Mark Sollors, Mikey Rencz, Jussi [...]
Australian Dane Tiene flies into Christchurch from Sydney. The crew then make their way to the centre of Christchurch before testing out a kiwi classic – the nutcracker ropetow. Staying up at Mount Olympus club field the boys find some of Canterbury’s finest shreddable terrain. Ben Comber, Stef Zeestraten and Nick Hyne show Dane exactly [...]
On August 10th 2012, we gave Andrew Burns (SGT Argentina Head Coach) a Contour camera and asked him to film a mellow in-bounds lap at Cerro Catedral. Burnsy, like all the coaches at SGT, knows the mountain as well as the legs on the hot girl in french class, he immediately went to one of [...]
So thankfully the football season is back upon us this weekend, and so its time to get picking your fantasy league team. To Join, you go to http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ and then when your in there, go on join a private league and the code you need is 638849-162616 Make sure to join by friday as once you lost ground [...]
Athlete page on facebook -Risto Written By: ProBlog
I have a new fan site on facebook and I’m more than happy for all the support I’ve got and what I hopefully will get. You can follow my actions here: RistoRuokola Like me if you like me! Peace! -R Source: Yellow Snowboarding – Athlete page on facebook -Risto
WhatCoast‘s third video “We’ll See” drops this fall online! Featuring Blake Payne, Torrey Lyons, Cody Lee, Tristan Sadler, Tucker Brown, Kyle Kearns, Danny Buller, Jose Magra, Connor Gysin, Drew Brighton, Evan Drage, and Friends.
When the snow melts in summer, the Jibberish snowboard crew still have plenty of ways to get their shred on! In this Jibberish episode Simon Chamberlain skates the local Vancouver, BC park with Trint Thomas and JP Walker and then shows off his basketball jump shot. JP Walker posts up in San Diego during the [...]
This documentary follows Torstein Horgmo during 2 years as a world famous professional snowboarder going about his anything but ordinary life. An unique film made by Tobias Froystad which gives a insight into highs, lows, victories and defeats of proffessional snowboarder Torstein Horgmo.
Angry Swell right there. So this morning I took a coffee out to check the surf and the camera and ended up down in Hossegor and watched it go off. There was a serious crew of paparazzi down there watching it all go off. I managed to get this shot of Willy Aliotti, getting it [...]
A new upcoming snowboard movie, Special Needs. Featuring: Bryan Bowler, Geoffrey Bowler, Nick Elliott, Colin Gallant, Cooper Gallant, Tanner Gallant, Evan Hay, Colter Heard, Harrison Long, Jordan Sullivan, Joel Vachon, Cameron Veenstra, and friends.
This kid still didn’t realize the importance of UV-irradiation protection, but no biggie he is undestroyable. How to recognize Andrej Marincic on the mountain? Its easy. If you see someone charging full speed trough the park; usually without hat, goggles or sunglasses – its Andrej. If you see someone killing the jib line in the [...]
So the 2nd day on the hill in Chile we were lucky enough to have some heli time from Valle Nevado which we drove up to, on a road which has got about 60 odd turns including 42 switchbacks. How they build some of these roads is beyond me at times as its literally [...]
Dylan Thompson, Luke Haddock, Nick Poohachoff, Lucas Magoon, Ben Bilodeau and the Technine crew mobbed camp for the hottest Session of the summer. Hammers were tossed, donuts were devoured and campers needed extra luggage for all the product they went home with.
After almost a week in perfect Dachstein, we arrived Val Senales, Italy. The second out of three stops of our Tour du Glace. We ran into Halldor Helgasson and Tor Lundstrom who were practising some big moves on the Kicker.
Hash Heaven Films proudly present, trailer of the new Siberian film about snowboarding “Siberian Wild“. Featuring Nikolay Grinev, Stepan Artemev, Alexey Batmanov, Ilya Verxotyrov, Artem Pitchxadze, Slava Abramov, Sergey Zuzuk, Tolya Ivanov, Sasha Xomushky and wild friends!
The last days of summer shred with the Blue Tomato Team Written By: ProBlog
A few weeks ago, the last days of the season in the Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein were already in sight. But we knew: it was time again for a big Blue Tomato team shooting! Watch the Blue Tomato Snowboard Team perform in mostly perfect summer shred conditions and get pumped for the next season!
New Real Production sur les lattes Written By: ProBlog
Eh oui, NewReal Productions est de retour sur les lattes. Deux cowboy solitaires du crew se sont rendus à Saas-Fee le weekend dernier pour rider le park et se remettre gentiment dans le rythme. Après seulement quelques descentes, ils ont réalisés que les jambes n’étaient plus au niveau physique de l’hiver dernier. Malgré ça, ils [...]
Road Trip with Sage Kotsenburg Written By: ProBlog
Follow Sage as he road trips from Utah to Mammoth for the West Coast Invitational where Sage claims the Best Trick Award. From there, Sage treks up to Oregon for Snowboarder Super Park to link up with the Nike crew for the Battle of Brands.
When you have signature sessioners like Chris Grenier, Scott Stevens, Bode Merrill and Jess Kimura, things can get a little crazy. Session 5 had some of the best snowboarding, skateboarding and contest we’ve seen all summer. The only word to describe High Cascade last session is a Jungle…so watch this recap and we’re sure you’ll [...]
Deja Vu – “The experience of thinking that a new situation had occurred before.” This is how it feels to us, like it was meant to happen to the point it already has. This is a movie project in the making featuring the authenticity of a crew of friends who grew up sharing a dream. Welcome [...]
The Jackson brothers continue their journey down south through Mexico in search of some perfect waves. Along the way they pick up a mystery man known as Panchito, get some downhill longboarding in, and manage to get the van stuck in a parking garage, all before scoring some Baja swell.
Maybe the most unique snowboarder in the world! He was born in Uganda, but moved to Norway when he was 15 years old, where he discovered snowboarding and style like a real baoss!!! Team Uganda proudly presents Paul Kabugo…
So sometimes through your life you end up in places or trips, where you pretty much need to pinch yourself, and this trip is definitely one of those. I know some people who think this blog is just me saying about how nice life is, but to be honest, if you get these opportunities and you dont [...]
While Fredu has been busting his ass off with their amazing app – I’ve been enjoying some off the best fly fishing I’ve ever had. I took off to northern Norway for a fly fishing/hiking trip with two of my friends. We basically picked a river on the map and went for a little expedition. [...]
Have you ever felt as watching those high-class snowboard films like, man, I wish I was there–but the spots are just so far out of reach? This time they’re not. Antti Autti and buddies were in the search for the best powder, but yet they wanted to get the white magic from the places accessible [...]
The 2012 summer season is a wrap at COC, check out what went down right here! It was DC, Monster Energy and Source week. Snowboarding by Stale Sandbech, Mark McMorris, Rusty Ockenden, Mark Sollors, Jody Wachniak, Mark Goodall, Robjn Taylor, Mikey Rencz, Steve-o Callen, Logan Short, Jason Dubois, Brendan Keenan, Will Lavigne, Matt Belzile, Jake [...]
DC Snowboarding – Must be nice Written By: ProBlog
DC Snowboarding is excited to present Must Be Nice, the first team movie produced by DC since Mtn Lab 1.5 in 2008. With legends like Devun Walsh to newcomer Anto Chamberland, Must Be Nice features footage of the guys from the past year shredding around the world. A true team movie, this film is what [...]
Hell, what a weekend! It took us 2 days to get back on a normal sleep and booze level! But oh, before we get you all the details of our weekend… Welcome back on our blog! We haven’t posted anything last month, but that doesn’t mean we just sat on our lazy asses! (at least [...]
Snowboarding’s biggest and best movie premiere tour is back for summer 2012. Absinthe Films‘ now legendary European tour will hit 21 cities bringing the season’s sickest shredding to fans across the continent. Absinthe Films tour 2012 features new movie venues, new cities, and all new clubs for post-premier partying, plus badass giveaways and a grand [...]
For Flow Snowboards’ 2012 Battle of the Brands edit, they employed three icons (aside from NXTZ Team and Marketing Manager Dale Rehberg) to assist in the production value of their final offering. To further embed the riding of Scot Brown, Nial Romanek, Brandon Reis, Jordan Nield, and Tim Humphreys into your minds, Flow went ahead [...]
Battle Of The Brands – K2 Snowboards Written By: ProBlog
K2’s entry into the 2012 Superpark Battle Of The Brands begins simple enough with an insightful narrative from good ol’ boy Ben Lynch. Of course Ben’s down to earth approach to the tao of shred is in contrast to the airtime he bags alongside teammates Nick Dirks, Matt Belzile, Skylar Thornton and Matts Kulisek in [...]
Mt Hood : the real life episode 3 early ending. Not much Footage : we got kicked out of Highcascade. Problem was : We left the Park 5 min to late. Digger ( Shaper ) : told us to go back to Europe and never come back to the park. 100 %: Hatecascade. Filmed By: Flo Achenrainer , Jesse Augustinus. Edited [...]
SGT Argentina and Contour are teaming up to capture the big beautiful terrain of the Cerro Catedral resort and backcountry. Our clients, staff and guest pros are crushing the Andes. Enjoy the first installment of this new web series.
Burton Snowboards Officially Announces the Relocation of the US Open to Vail Written By: ProBlog
Burton Snowboards and Vail Mountain officially announced today that the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships is moving to Vail, Colorado starting in 2013. The 31st edition of the US Open will take place at Vail’s Golden Peak from February 25 – March 2, 2013. To commemorate this news, key members of the snowboard community gathered in [...]
Up-and-coming rider Blair McKinney stepped up his game this season proving himself as a rider to watch. Coming out of Ontario, Canada, Blair hooked up with homie Simon Chamberlain and JP Walker to learn the ropes in the Whistler backcountry and slay Ontario’s rails. Check the footie in his full Jibberish cut.
Pour poursuivre l’été, le crew du BikePark, LeysinPark, Hefti Sports ainsi que les remontées mécaniques (TLML SA) ont décidés d’organiser un concours vidéo dans le BikePark de Leysin. Le but de ce concours et de filmer une séquence dans le BikePark de Leysin d’une durée maximum de 3 minutes. Il est ouvert à tous, hommes [...]
Here is a quick trailer of “E-GAL EYE” featuring: Austin Young, Randy Vannurden, Dan Brisse, Shane Ruprecht, Yusaku Horii, Matthew Boudreaux, Cody Beiersdorf, Seth Huot, Krister Ralles. with friends Tommy Young, Erik Zimmerman, Ryan Barker, Charlie Fenton, Peter Limberg, Nate Lavik, Drew Poganski, Bjorn Leines, and more… COMING SEPT 1ST
Battle Of The Brands – ThirtyTwo Written By: ProBlog
The band belting out the brassy beat for this slick submission may be known as The Champs and the track may be titled “Tequila” but the contenders on display here are the most intoxicating part of this mix. Highlights include Chris Bradshaw’s slow mo frontside spinning style, Joe Sexton’s pretzel tap ledge line, Brandon Hobush’s [...]
Looking beyond our trusted glacier in France, we decided this year to check out other places to shred in summer Euroland. With Cees Wille, Kas Lemmens and Wessel van Lierop we hit the road past a few major glaciers, first stop: Dachstein. Here we ran into Marc Swoboda and Schepps Ischepp.”…Postland bros
In the second installment of Bummer It’s Summer, Darrell Mathes makes it up to Mt. Hood, OR to get some summer laps with friend and teammate Zac Marben. Zac made the drive from Minnesota with his Harley and two pups to join in on all the action.
Stevie Bell, Austen Sweetin, Cam Pierce and Niko Cioffi rolled in for session 5 and not far behind them was a hungry crew of Gremlinz. Session 5 was also host the 15th annual Bonfire Pipe to Pipe event which happens both on the mountain and down on campus. Not a bad week to spend at [...]
Slytech has announced the signing of David Carrier Porcheron – DCP. They’re hyped, and apparently, so is he…“Stoked to be on the team and be protected by Slytech, now, Rocks, WATCH THE F- OUT!” – DCP Originally part of the Burton team for 14 years, DCP, like Romain de Marchi’s wild antics were too wild for [...]
Car Danchi 6 “D.I.Y.” is the latest edition in the infamous freeride, freestyle, freedom life movie series made in Japan. “The future is here and it has been handmade by all of us! The D.I.Y. generation is here to stay and the Car Danch crew is leading the way. Taking matters into their own hands, the Car Danchi family [...]
Battle Of The Brands – Bataleon Written By: ProBlog
Though not to be confused with an actual battalion, Bataleon Snowboards still traveled to Mt Bachelor, Oregon in force. From triple bases to double corks to ankle-clipping closeout contortions, Jaeger Bailey, Ethan Morgan, Eric Messier, Wiley Tesseo, Mitch Richmond, Gulli Gudmundsson, Ted Lavoie, David Bertschinger Karg and the rest of these black-coated miscreants rode Superpark [...]
So over the last few months, this is something that has popping up more and more, and is now well and truely making its prescence felt in Europe too. Drink Water comes from Bryan Fox, and Austin Smith two of the most respected snowboarders around right now. Both have been bringing video parts out [...]
In keeping with their motto “We Devour Everything” the CAPiTA clan took to the Superpark 16 setup like cold cannibals feasting on every rideable face, leaving only the bones behind for the filmers to slice up. For five days straight, Brendon Rego and Scott Stevens toyed with trannys, Brandon Cocard chucked meat, Jess Kimura changed [...]
Jeremy Jones is one of the most acclaimed snowboarders to ever strap in. With his new movie, Jones and his band of big mountain bandits aim to ride some of the most remote peaks in the world’s most exotic locales. From the makers of Deeper comes Jeremy’s second film Further, where Jeremy travels to the [...]
Special Blend, Forum and Foursquare Present #Forum Written By: ProBlog
#Forum (“Hashtag Forum”) is the brand new flick dropping October 2012. A short film of A-grade bangers is sure to please the most internet savvy riders, as well as the not-so-digitally inclined. Already start following the hype online as one of the best teams in snowboarding does it again. Available only on iTunes as digital [...]
Absinthe Films European Tour 2012 Written By: ProBlog
Snowboarding’s biggest and best movie premiere tour is back for summer 2012. Absinthe Films’ now legendary European tour will hit 21 cities bringing the season’s sickest shredding to fans across the continent. Absinthe Films tour 2012 features new movie venues, new cities, and all new clubs for post-premier partying, plus badass giveaways and a grand [...]
MG planet-sports hoodies and T-shirts are for sale now Written By: ProBlog
really stoked on this bad boys… check the link here.. http://www.planet-sports.de/search.html?queryFromSuggest=&channel=de&query=MG+photo Source: Grilo.si – MG planet-sports hoodies and T-shirts are for sale now
This is the video from the Junkyard teams annual team trip to Folgefonna, Norway. Snowboarding by: Anton Bilare, William Navarro, Even Brekke, Tove Holmgren, Cecilia Larsen, Joacím Boldó, Len Roald Jørgensen, Ludwig Lejkner and Emil Sollie.
For the first time in recent memory the Draft has been employed to win a battle on American soil. Of course what we’re referring to is the Arbor Draft snowboard as ridden by Brandon Hammid and Mark Reininga in the accompanying edit. Despite their eco-minded mission the ranks of the Arbor team at Superpark 16 [...]
Arnette celebrates summer with a tasty treat Written By: ProBlog
The sun is baking, the beers are flowing and the BBQ is at full speed – summer is back and this time it brought the Bacon! No one delivers a cooler performance at high temperatures. When looking at these über-stylish sunnies, our mouths water as much as when thinking about a hangover cure with freshly [...]
Snowboard Training with Jussi Oksanen Written By: ProBlog
Jussi is one of the best snowboarders in the world. Today he is training at EZIA HP for his upcoming back country riding excursions. We are doing 5 basic exercises together, one snowboard-specific exercise for each of the primary movements required in snowboarding. The snowboard specific movements we will train are kicker-take-off, spin moves in [...]
Gnu has taken the peacenik approach to this clash of companies. Though not quite going so far as to follow a “Make Love Not War” mantra, Danny Kass, Blake Paul, Forest Bailey, Matt Edgers, Max Warbington, Forrest Burki, Zach Leach, Gus Warbington, Ulrik Badertscher and the rest of these Mervin merrymakers chose Mt. Bachelor for [...]
Pro snowboarders John and Eric Jackson strap their boards to their back and hike up Dante’s Peak for a great descent. The boys then get a little rest and relaxation in their hometown of Crowley, California which includes wakeskating and cliff jumping. It’s then off to Mexico but not before picking up their long awaited [...]
So the Videos for Transworld Team Challenge just dropped and we at Nike have ours on there alongside some amazing videos from Burton Oakley and Special Blend. http://snowboarding.transworld.net/2012-team-shoot-out/ You get 10 days, anywhere to film, so a step from years gone by where crew would just build a single park you could do anything so [...]
Battle Of The Brands – Never Summer Written By: ProBlog
The Never Summer team showed up to Superpark 16 with no false pretenses, and from the first chair to the final lap, team riders Jacob Carey, Nick Larson, “Redneck” Ryan Stephens, and Brady Farr stepped up to every setup. Ryan Stephens was rocking the biggest beard at Superpark which was fitting because all of the [...]
À la suite de deux reports du BBQ du BikePark, nous avions pris la décision de maintenir la dernière date à Samedi passé. La météo ne s’annonçait pas top mais pas catastrophique non plus. Mais les choses on décidée autrement, avec de la pluie quasi toute la journée et même du brouillard. Malgré ça, plus [...]
Gigi is probably one of the few living legends in Snowboarding having his own creative take on snowboarding throughout his career. When you look at all the best riders, its always those with their own creative take who seem to be most widely regarded and respected. S0 here is a piece the guys at [...]
On Saturday, Bonfire Snowboarding continued a storied summer tradition with the annual Pipe to Pipe. The Pipe to Pipe is the longest-running summer snowboard contest in history and every year it gets exponentially better, and the 15th was no exception. Around 100 competitors lined the Windells lane, staring down on an insane setup built by [...]
Battle Of The Brands – Nitro Snowboards Written By: ProBlog
Nitro might’ve been the only crew at Superpark 16 with a Team Manager capable of riding at a similar level of the showcased athletes in attendance. Former pro shred Knut Eliassen heads up his roster of heavies that include Pat Burgener, Marco Grigis, Blake Geis, Sam Taxwood, Griffin Siebert, Ben Bilocq, Blaze and Sage Kotsenburg, [...]
So being Monday Morning, after an amazing weekend of sport with the Tour De France, and Bradley Wiggins triumph followed by the Open Golf, where Ernie Els came back to win with Aussie Adam Scott throwing it away, it reminded us, why we all love sport. So with there being a break in football for [...]
With the EXIT Skate Series Blue Tomato goes to the next round of in-house skateboards. The new series comes in 3 different designs with 2 different colors per design. The Blue Tomato Skate Collection contains complete decks, decks, trucks, wheels and bearings – every part matching the other. The three different designs are the Yuppie Scooter Attack Skatedeck, the [...]
Voici un petit rappel pour le BBQ qui aura lieu ce samedi 21 Juillet à partir de 11h00 à la place de pique-nique en dessous de la station intermédiaire du télésiège LTA. À Samedi! BBQ announcement #2 from leysinpark on Vimeo. Here’s a little reminder of the BBQ that will take place this coming Saturday [...]
Jibberish – Epic Sesh At Whistler Written By: ProBlog
The Jibberish crew keep things rolling through the summer by shredding at Camp Of Champions in Whistler, BC. The glacier here keeps snow on the ground nearly year round and summer campers reap all the rewards with plenty of fun jumps and features to hit. JP and Simon have the place dialed— showing off a [...]
Those who are easily offended should steer clear of this lo-fi and low-brow entry from Volcom. From Dylan Alito’s take on drunk dialing to motor boating madmen to drive-by boob tube lawn jobs, the “Stoners” sent it as hard at Superpark 16 off the hill as they did on. Intertwined with this pre-and-post shred mayhem [...]
Doubles, triples, back lips, 1080′s and nosepresses, week C saw it all! Be sure to check out what went down during Billabong and Rome week. Snowboarding by Dillon Ojo, Will Lavigne, Ben Poechman, Jason Dubois, Alex Beebe, Alex Duckworth, Jody Wachniak, Rusty Ockenden, Matt Belzile, Jeremy Cloutier, Craig Gouweloos, Jon Versteeg, Chris Rasman, Rob Kingwill, [...]
Eric Jackson taken by Cole Barash So good friend, hardworker and the man who has seen Whitelines going from strength to strength over the last few seasons, Ed Blomfield, has opened up another avenue for those of you who want to get your daily fix of snowboarding on his new site RadShot. It features some [...]
The Reunion was back for another session. Nick Visconti, Stevie Bell, Jason Robinson and Curtis Woodman were here and brought the good weather with them. You can’t beat sunny park laps, rafting trips, skateboarding and amazing events with your friends!
Oi Mate! follows a group of snowboarders as they live and breathe the Australian snow season. This four-part series travels all over Australia in the search of the best snowboarding on offer. Episode 1 takes us to Thredbo Resort, Jindabyne, Perisher Resort and Falls Creek Alpine Resort. Riders: Mitch Williams, Matt Sedunary, Charlie Steinbacher, Tom Reilly, Harley [...]
Afterhours on DVD & iTunes September 2012Featuring boarding from: Luke Haddock, Yale Cousino, Riley Nickerson, John Murphy, Hans Mindnich, Jeremy Cloutier, Phil Tardif, Nick Poohachoff, Zack Wilmot, Ralph Kucharek, Shaun Murphy, Nils Mindnich, Nic . Marcoux, Kim Rune Hansen, Keenan Cawley, Matts Kulli, Ian Boll, Sawyer Deen, Charles Reid, Alan Parenteau, Zander Blackmon, Nial Romanek, [...]
True Color Films presents Day by Day. A snowboard journey through the season featuring Stephan Maurer, Nicholas Wolken, Thomas Feuerstein, Rene Schnöller, Lisa Filzmoser, Christoph Weber and Alvaro Vogel. Filmed in Europe, Japan and Canada.
Battle Of The Brands – Quiksilver Written By: ProBlog
Quiksilver’s edit was concepted and executed by none other than Trent Ludwig, the Northwest snowboarder-turned-filmer, and once you see the production value (and partying) of the intro to the video, you’ll be hooked, and the riding is just as insane. Once atop the Superpark 16 setup, Johnny Brady, Will Lavigne, Matt Belzile, Ted Borland, Jake [...]
This Movie looks amazing. Cant wait for this. Yep its childish. Oh well. Click here to view the embedded video. Tags: movies, seth macfarlane, ted, teddy bear, tedisreal Source: The Good Life – Ted is Real
Every Third Thursday – Best of Written By: ProBlog
It’s ETT Best of Season 2 electric boogaloo! I know… I can’t believe I just said that either… Seems like just yesterday we were shooting each other in the nuts with the paintball board and yet a whole season of custom snowboards has been built! This past year was incredible, from Duff McKagan Bass board [...]
The Foothill Ranch-based eyewear giant Oakley took an interesting yet justifiable approach to their Superpark 16 Battle of the Brands edit. They featured only one rider. Thing is, said rider is perhaps one of the best park jumpers who has ever strapped into a snowboard, and that’s fitting, because Superpark 16 was one of the [...]
As is well known the greatest joy is in the anticipation. So imagine the days getting shorter and the summer fading away. After a rainy day the mountain tops are covered in snow and automatically snowboarder’s hearts start beating faster when thinking of the upcoming winter season. Rightly so .. because work is already in [...]
This project marks as first native movie wich goes the world scene! Red Alert brought to you by WeAre2012 is a mix of best Russian riders gathered in one Soviet tank which goes thru many countries and cities. They also have one American spy! Featuring: Denis Leontev, Philipp Ananin, Brendan Gerard, Maxim Sibirjakov, Yuri Rudchik, Nikita Vasilev, [...]
Eric Jackson taken by Cole Barash So good friend, hardworker and the man who has seen Whitelines going from strength to strength over the last few seasons, Ed Bloomfield, has opened up another avenue for those of you who want to get your daily fix of snowboarding on his new site RadShot. It features some [...]
Summer Shred With Dylan Thompson Written By: ProBlog
If you are anything like us then you have spent the last few months going through a major case of winter withdrawals. SNOWBOARDER has just the cure for your DTs and that is a healthy dose of DT. While the former DT they are referring to are the delirium tremens, the latter is none other [...]
According to the calendar summer time is here and once again our friends at High Cascade bring you another installment of Mt. Hood summer hits. Check in with the team, flow and homies as they slash, smash and crash on the legendary glacier. Featuring the riding styles of Cody Beiersdorf, Zac Marben, Alex Rodway, Killer and [...]
In order to watch Romain De Marchi and DCP snowboard on the silver screen, you’d usually have to pay $19.99, and it would come in DVD form, but not anymore, thanks to the Yes team’s attendance at Superpark 16. Speaking of 1999, that is probably the last time that both Romain and DCP attended Superpark. [...]
Think Thank – Mind The Video Man Written By: ProBlog
The official trailer for Think Thank‘s 9th video “Mind The Video Man“. Starring: Jesse Burtner, Scott Stevens, Ted Borland, Chris Beresford, Sean Black, Sam Hulbert and welcoming to the Think Thank family; Curtis Woodman, Ryan Paul, Nial Romanek, Brandon Hammid, Kyle Lopiccolo, Brandon Reis, Jaeger Bailey and more. “Mind The Video Man” explores progressive freestyle [...]
MOREBOARDS Stubai Premiere, the MOREBOARDS Stubai Zoo snowpark on Stubai Glacier in Tyrol, Austria, is going to start into the new winter season from October 19th to 21st 2012. The three-day snowpark opening event stands for free testing opportunities and a large number of sessions, coachings and contests on the great park setup. The Mando [...]
Ride came to the Battle of the Brands to play. With a strong team showing at Bachelor came a heavy roster of Ride riders, and when they showed up to the Superpark, it was all-out war. Their edit, filmed by Tommy Little, Yugo Tamagaki, and Team Manager Matt Sickels is highlighted by Brennen Swanson’s double [...]
So the new Tiger Woods has been practising away over the last 10 days, and so I actually made this video of him…. This is him after only playing 3 times, and once at the driving range. Here he is, hard at it down at Leeds Castle. Alright so the next bit is for you. [...]
YES. It’s a Movie Too. The search for pow continues. DCP, Romain De Marchi, JP Solberg and Tadashi Fuse are joined by the rest of the YES. Family for high powered shred action and fun. From Japan to Alaska, from BC to Chile the crew explores, adventures and parties their way around our snowy planet. Featuring: DCP, [...]
Timebomb Film present HiverNation, a new project from the Quebec City young bloods. Featuring: Mammouth Durette, Vincent Grandmaison, Stéphane Fortier, Phill Fournier, J.p. Morin, Francis Bernard, Bob Cloutier, P.L. Desgagné, Ced Gonthier, Simon Oualette, Alexis-B.G., Max Desroches
This edit is awesome, and we’re not just blowin’ smoke. Along with a few 12oz. shotguns on the hill, Team Manager Binky Dipasquale also toted with him a handful of riders ready to shoot to kill it. Superpark staple Jeff Kramer took to the Boreal and Seven Springs jumps with unreckless abandon, Corey Noble shut [...]
They picked up NZ professional surfer Maz Quinn and take him straight up to Snow Park NZ to see how his skills transfer on the snow! The next morning heli tours picks up the crew and fly’s straight to the West Coast to go surfing, with Maz in his element the snowboarders get shown how [...]
This expedition took Bros to Svalbard, a group of islands in the arctic sea, close to the North Pole. On this trip they flew to the most northern airport, ate in the most northern kebab place, drove with sleds to Russian mining ghost towns, slept in tents, were afraid of polar bears and snowboarded at places no [...]
Further Unplugged – Splitboarding Austria Written By: ProBlog
In episode 9 of Jeremy Jones‘ Further Unplugged, the Teton Gravity Research crew meets up with Mitch Toelderer and Bibi Pekarek in Innsbruck, Austria, to splitboard deep into the Karwendel Range, a place that sees little winter traffic. After skinning nearly 15 miles, they set up base camp and deal with one of the coldest [...]
In Greek mythology, Nike is the goddess who personifies victory. Well, Mt. Olympus be damned, this is Mt Bachelor and the brigands from Beaverton haven’t left anything to chance when it comes to their 2012 Battle Of The Brands debut. Fueled by the viking blood pumping in their veins, Peetu Piiroinen and Halldór Helgason pillaged [...]
Snowboardermag Superpark Edit – Vote now! Written By: ProBlog
So the Snowboardermag Superpark edit Battle of the Brands just dropped with Nike. Vote here This bloke above Peetu, just sending it on the hip here…… I guess you might have read about this back in May, but here is the edit. Click here to view the embedded video. Some hammers in there…..Halldors knuckle drag [...]
SASS Global Travel Argentina is getting ready for summer 2012 in Argentina. Last year the ultimate ski and snowboard vacation went off even with a volcano in Chile and airport closures in Bariloche, Argentina. This year the snow at Cerro Catedral is falling at biblical levels, there is no volcano and the airports are good to [...]
Week B at COC is a wrap! Blue skies and slushy snow made for an amazing time with the Quiksilver crew. Riding by Jordan Phillips, Seb Toots, Dillon Ojo, Jody Wachniak, Will Lavigne, Alex Cantin, Alex Beebe, Jon Versteeg, Matt Belzile, Nic Heranga, Jeff Keenan, Jake Fine, Mark Goodall, Ben Poechman, Kevin Griffin, Mark Sollors, [...]
Monster Energy welcomes Trevor “Trouble” Andrew Written By: ProBlog
Monster Energy has welcomed Trevor “Trouble” Andrew to its roster of musicians. Andrew will be making appearances at Monster Energy events while working on his third album and mixtape, as well as getting ready to head out on the Slumerican Tour with Yelawolf in September. “I’ve known some of these Monster guys for years, and [...]
Ce samedi 14 Juillet 2012 dès 11h00, les shapers du BikePark se mettent au Grill et vous proposent un BBQ offert par les remontées mécaniques à tous les Bikers venu rider la journée et munis d’un forfait. Le lieu du Barbecue sera sur la zone de pique-nique en-dessous de la station intermédiaire du télésiège LTA. [...]
Vid spent much time on Dachstein this summer season. Unfortunately, bad weather was a frequent visitor to D-Stone as well this year. There were days when you couldn’t do nothing in Haus Rupbauer or around it but watching, re-watching and discovering new films and directors. That’s how Vid and Matic fell in love with the [...]
The second half of an epic Alaska trip at SEABA Heli. The end of AK was cut short unfortunately, but it was still one of the best times ever. Afterwards, the ship sailed south to Superpark at Mt Bachelor, Oregon with the CAPiTA crew. Always a good time with the best shred family ever. Next, [...]
John and Eric continue on their journey down south following snowboarder Craig Kelly‘s historic trail and stop at the supernatural course to see what they can still shred – a full episode of fishing, cliff diving, and adventures.
Featuring Ted Borland,Ben Bogart, Jaeger Bailey, Killer, Mitch Richmond, Alex Rodway, Danny Davis, Luke Mitrani, Chris Cloud,Mike Rav, Johnny Brady, Andrew Alridge, Justin Fronius, Spencer Shubert, Sammy Spiteri, Brandon Cocard,Ian Hart, and Johnny O’Connor
Dryslope Snowboarding – Strawberry Jam Written By: ProBlog
This is actually what Snow looks like in the UK. This is what people do on that “snow”. This is perma snow, one of the new surfaces. Snowflex is probably still the premium, but both look way safer than Dendex. I still have a broken finger from 1997, which is thanks to that stuff. Hopefully [...]
The Cats of Anarchy takeover of Yobeat continues. The Cats along with some friends put the beer bong aside and decided to actually do some snowboarding. Watch as Michael Wick, Alex Cato, Clay Hatzenbuhler, Ben Maki, Oliver Dixon, Ben Bilodeau, Richie Conklin, Ian Dodds, and Jeremy Estorga ride Windell’s and the Public Park.
With the start of the 2012-2013 snowboarding season the TTR World Snowboard Tour becomes the World Snowboard Tour, as announced by TTR Pro Snowboarding today. With this step TTR underlines its claim, to be the biggest, best and the world’s most important Snowboard Tour. TTR Pro Snowboarding‘s president Reto Lamm: ‘The new name World Snowboard Tour lets [...]
The “Week A” recap is here! Check out the on and off hill action that went down during Stepchild week. Snowboarding by Matt Belzile, Brandon Hobush, Louis-Philippe Dorval, Torstein Horgmo, Rusty Ockenden, Jody Wachniak, Cody Wilson, Alex Beebe, Dillon Ojo, Alex Stathis, Ben Poechman, Mark Goodall, Logan Short, Ben Bilocq, JP Walker, Joe Sexton and [...]
Windells is in full force this summer with one of the longest and largest parks to date. The diggers are keeping everything fresh and the coaches are teaching kids new moves all day long. Summer is here.
This Weekend up in Tallin, Estonia Oliver Plumley got married to his beautiful bride Ursula Värv. If you’ve not been to Estonia before, its a beautiful place, and so a great place for a wedding. I thought I should take a good few pictures, since when Ryan Evans got married people liked that, so here [...]
JP Walker is a living legend in snowboarding; his street game has set the stage for many riders after him and his commitment to continually raising the bar each and every season keeps him at the top of the pack. Teaming up with good friend Simon Chamberlain and Network A, JP locked down a series [...]
Professional snowboarder Simon Chamberlain set out on a different path this winter. Looking for a change from the large scale production grind, Simon teamed up with JP Walker and Network A to embark on a series of web videos called “Jibberish” documenting Winter 2012, with the end goal of this full part, Simon worked hard [...]
C’est toujours trop long d’attendre un nouvel édit de l’équipe de “New Real Production” et on ne sais jamais quand une nouveauté va sortir. Aujourd’hui c’est chose faite avec un petit édit bike dans la nouvelle piste du bas de Vers-Vuarin à Leysin. Ils ont voulu tester un nouveau système de prise d’image en tyrolienne [...]
Over the weekend, we heard the tragic news of passing away of Nelson Pratt. There is no easy was to deal with these things, I think all that we can do, is share our deepest symptathies with his family, for one of the nicest people you could ever wish to meet. With Nelson, he [...]
Be Sure To Check Out Ttr’S Silver Partner Volcom Written By: ProBlog
TTR’s silver partner, Volcom is an innovative designer, marketer and distributor of premium quality young men’s and women’s clothing, accessories and related products under the Volcom brand name. Their products, which include t-shirts, fleece, bottoms, tops, jackets, boardshorts, denim and outerwear, incorporate distinctive combinations of fashion, functionality and athletic performance. They were founded in 1991 [...]
Ttr Shred Show Going Down This Week: Check Out The Riders Lists Written By: ProBlog
For 15 years, Saturday night during the WSSF has always been reserved for the biggest event, the biggest crowd and the most energy. On April 14th crowds will witness the world´s best snowboarders compete on a huge hip jump in a 2 round elimination and superfinal format for $25,000 in prize money. With the inclusion [...]
SWATCH & TTR celebrate Art Rules design contest winner Written By: ProBlog
Swiss watchmaker SWATCH is excited to announce the winner of the SWATCH ART RULES DESIGN CONTEST. Latvian designer and artist Marta Zarina-Gelze won the contest with “Scream of Victory,” a design aimed to embody the great joy of snowboarding and emotion of victory. The SWATCH ART RULES NIGHT was held May 12, 2012 at Royal/T [...]
“Yu-GO First” is a snowboard video project gathering relevant riders from ex-Yugoslavian countries and being filmed in the season 2011/12. Full video will be available in January 2013 on this channel after the premiere tour around cities in the region. Featuring Vid Baric, Žiga Rakovec, Aljoša Krivec, Dejan Hodžic, Nejc Pucko, Žiga Erlac, Mitja Kodric, [...]
Trouble Andrew makes music that’s impossible to define. His style, like his music, is a wild blend of influences ranging from classic to unconventional combined to create a vibe that is original yet somehow familiar. The same can be said about his new signature shade, The Mags. This unisex style—named after Trouble’s younger sister who [...]
It’s springtime in Alaska, and John and Eric are eager to get some fresh powder riding in before snow season is over. They rally up the troops and head out on a 4-day mountaineering trip, where the clear conditions allow them to get some fun lines in. After some fresh snowfall, the boys hit one [...]
Voici quelques infos pour le weekend. Les pistes de descente prennent de plus en plus forme avec la remise en état de la passerelle après le Schuss des Crozats. L’atterrissage a aussi été ré-aplanie et nettoyé. Dans le secteur inférieur des pistes, le bosquet, de la Combe de Tresseleire, a été réaménagé. On vous attend [...]
Here is a little 5 trick fix preview from the Videograss Signature Session. Ted Borland, Phil Jacques, Danimals, Sam Taxwood, Zac Marben log clips in the HCSC main park while Kyle Fischer and Andrew Spiegel terrorize the dodgeball court.
This is the eighth episode and was filmed in Austria, Bulgaria and South Africa. Starring: Marko Grilc, Stevie Bell, Mark Frank Montoya, Aaron Bittner, Luka Jeromel, Mario Kaeppeli, Peter Konig, Markus Keller
Its 40 years since Title IX was passed which meant equal opportunities for women in sport, and so I thought today, should highlight some of the work going on to promote women in sport. This Video sums up why Girls should keep doing sport throughout their lives. The subjects it touches are amazing. If this [...]
I know I have posted about this before, but this ad with P Rod is pretty all time. Click here to view the embedded video. have a good weekend. Tags: make it count, Nike, nike fuel, p-rod Source: The Good Life – Fuelband
Over the past couple of years I have started swinging the old metal a bit, and seem to actually be quite liking it. Its a pretty amazing way to spend an afternoon, and courses seem to be built in some pretty epic locations.Its a weird sport, because no matter how much it is a physical [...]
TryAngle bros are five students at the Graphische in Vienna. Each of them is interested in media and have a love for wintersports. So they decided to make a snowboard movie for final exam. They gave ourself the task to produce a movie, which is not chasing the highest, widest and biggest jumps.
Standing Sideways – Danny, Jack, Mikkel, Seppe, Charles & McMorris Written By: ProBlog
It can be hard to film a part while busy competing in contests all season long. Luckily Danny Davis, Jack Mitrani, Mikkel Bang, Seppe Smits, Charles Reid and Mark McMorris were able to throw together a collaborative part in only a couple park shoots. Check out their full part from Standing Sideways now.
Le Champs Open 2013 est déjà de retour avec son concours “Design It”, une petite vidéo de notre vainqueur local de l’édition 2012, Antoine Gignard ainsi que le trailer de la manifestation du 5 au 10 mars prochain. Cet été, le NESCAFÉ CHAMPS de Leysin s’adresse aux créatifs de toute la Suisse pour la réalisation [...]
Hey everyone, It took us a bit longer than expected to finish this edit but all the lama’s were quite busy lately. Nevertheless, here’s the long awaited edit from our wakeboardsession in Maaseik we had beginning of June. Check it out! Maaseik Edit 2012 from Lama on Vimeo. Source: Life of Lamas – Wakeboard edit
Eurotic gonna be our new movie coming out in fall! Enjoy the trailer & stay eurotic!!! Starring: Basa Stevulova, Diana Sadlowski, Julia Baumgartner, Lisa Fizmoser, Ana Rumiha, Urska Pribosic, Conny Bleicher, Suray Fernandez, Ursina Haller, Sina Candrian, Aline Bock, Vera Janssen, Margot Rozies, Tini Gruber, Aimee Fuller, Tania Detomas & friends!
It’s ETT and we set our riders free! Well, free to build what ever their cold weather lovin’ hearts desire. Back to the fundamentals here in this episode with materials, shapes and flexes. Imagine having a concept in the morning and by the end of the day you have a snowboard! Press play and think, [...]
Flow x NXTZ edit for Superpark 16 Battle of the Brands Written By: ProBlog
Here’s a sneak peak to the Flow x NXTZ edit for Snowboarder Magazine’s 2012 Superpark Battle of the Brands Presented by Gatorade Video Showdown. The edit is old-meets-new, as directed by legendary Chris Brunkhart and featuring Tim Humphreys, Scot Brown, Nial Romanek, Brandon Reis and Jordan Nield.
Blue Tomato – a glimpse behind the “blue” scenery! Written By: ProBlog
You wanna know what it’s like behind the scenes of Blue Tomato Company? Ever wondered, what working for one of the largest suppliers in Board sports in all over Europe really looks like? Well, now you get a chance! We present to you our Company Video. In the next three minutes you get a glimpse [...]
Just a few moments ago the boys from Vans dropped a sick video in our mailbox. A must see!! The idea behind the video was to create a picture of what embodies the essence of the brand. And they succeeded!! A true story about trust, faith and family. Thx Vans for supporting Bjorn and Anthony [...]
JP Walker and Simon Chamberlain kicked off the season locking down their tricks at The Spot in Utah, to deep winter sessions in Ontario and Finland, finally wrapping it up in Whistler….all for Jibberish. Check out their unusual end-of-season ritual—burn baby burn.
So for today, I got sent this clip from Johann Sigurdsson, one of the next generation of Icelandic shredders. They all seem to be following Halldors example of hair out the beanie, Nike Hoodie, 7913 belt, and an evil genius kinda smile. Only 15 but out there getting it done. Watch out world, there is [...]
Steve Petrie, Lucas Ouellette and Ty Weed have been busy building the 2012 Camp of Champions snow park. Rob Vasarins has been holding it down in the rail shop, building the new Oakley close out/wall ride feature and a bunch of other new rails for the park. There is so much snow it’s crazy. You’re [...]
Ero One Films presents its new film White Grave. Featuring : Florent Marot, Vince Pages, Jani Sorasalmi, Niels Schack, Julien Rochette, Anthony Brotto, Emilien Badoux, Dim Biau, Christian Weber, Antoine Baduel, Mat & Sam Schaer, Féfé Pellacani, Fred Couderc and friends…
The second full length film from the Grindhouse crew filmed between December 2011 and April 2012 in France, Austria, Finland, Canada, USA and Scotland. Made on a shoestring budget and apart from 2 weeks with one camera. Riding from: Will Smith, Jon Addison, Matt Macwhirter, Tom Guilmard, Andy Nudds, Ben Wall, Tom Honey, Billy Neilson, John [...]
Filming big mountain means waiting for the right condition to be there. In this edit TimeLine crew check, the ober gabelhorn and the Lenzspitze of the most impressive faces it exist in the alps in order to finish the season with major accomplishments before Summer also known as Beer O’Clock !
On friday i found out that im going to Biarritz on saturday for the Atlantic Cup. Playing football for the Swiss Team. Was so much fun playing with such a good group ( Nicolas Müller, Sergio Berger, Jan Scherrer, Kiwi, Bruni, iPod and James Niederberger) got 2nd in the end..lost in penalty!! was still fun [...]
This week saw the Atlantic Cup go down in Anglet, France, with teams from across the world. We made up a Great Britain team, with some legends on the pitch for us including James Stentiford, Marcus Chapman, Adam Gendle and the Greg the rock Martin at the back alongside me. With Ed and Alex Leigh [...]
Les nouveaux maillots de Bike sont en stock! Ils sont arrivés il y a quelques jours et sont vraiment magnifique. Jusqu’à l’année passé, nous avions des couleurs rouge, jaune, et orange. Cette année, c’est dans le vert, bleu et jaune qu’on n’a recoloré le maillot du LeysinPark. Ils existent dans plusieurs tailles, du S au [...]
Ive been to this waterpark thing close by Innsbruck today… so much fun! there r alot of water ride, cliff diving untill 27meters, slackline, climbing above water and all kind of that shit! so much fun, didnt even have time to take picture! took some from the interweb! the view from the cliff diving cliff [...]
Lipstick Productions first came about in 2011 when Conny Bleicher planned on starting a European girls snowboard movie project to bring together and showcase the best talents in European female snowboarding of Nikita team riders, the girls‘ travels took them to locations in Austria, Finland, Turkey, France and Norway in order to film and when the first teaser [...]
An “International gathering of creativity and flow”, The Holy Bowly was a collective effort with some of the most respected snow bowl builders in Japan as well as some of the most respected riders in the world all coming together for a common goal of showcasing another option in the future of freestyle snowboarding and [...]
Summer camp is here! But how much snow does Mt. Hood have? Well, I’m not exactly sure but during Session 1 we were still getting it! There isn’t much thats better for boardin’ than a pow day in June followed by sunny and warm 80º day! The campers and staff were crushing it and having [...]
Surfing in Domburg with the lama’s Written By: ProBlog
Lama’s are warming up for the summer ! Last weekend Christophe and Anthony went to Domburg in the Netherlands together with Lara and Federico to have their first surf sessions of the season ! Early wake up at 6am and at 8.30 the crew was ready for a small local breakfast ! After a couple [...]
Pro snowboarders John and Eric Jackson hit the end of the road in Alaska as they catch some icy waves in Alaska with fellow pro snowboarder Travis Rice and big wave surfer Ian Walsh. Then it’s back on the snow in costumes for the Slush Cup at the local snow resort.
Member nations nixed a proposed shared-judges system for the 2014 Winter Olympics at the International Ski Federation’s (FIS) biannual Congress in South Korea last week. The system was originally intended to save money by using one or more of the same officials to judge the freeskiing and snowboarding events, but it drew widespread opposition from [...]
Further Unplugged – Terje Haakonsen’s Polar Handplants Written By: ProBlog
In episode 8 of Jeremy Jones’ Further Unplugged, the Teton Gravity Research crew camps with snowboarder Terje Haakonsen on the Svalbard Islands of Norway, deep in the Arctic Circle. During a down day, photographer Dan Milner carves two camp mascots out of snow: Rachel and Philip. Then Terje decides its time to session and lets [...]
So Ethan Morgan, Jamie Nicholls, Kevin Backstrom, Peetu and young Mr Rowan Coultas all were in the park a couple days this winter, so I filmed, Ethan edited, and this is what came out. Take a look world Click here to view the embedded video. Tags: austria, Ethan Morgan, jamie nicholls, Mayrhofen, peetu piiroinen, rowan [...]
After ten years, BRO FAC still working hard to find you the better snowboarders and the betters area around the world! Please welcome Jeremy Cloutier, Frank Bourgeois, Guillaume Marquis, Dillon Ojo, Lp Dorval, Alex Leblanc, Phil Jacques, Will Lavigne, LNP, Ben Bilocq, Frank April, Louif Paradis, Nic Sauve, Anto Chamberland and Didier Godbout!
Have you ever met those people that do not have any idea what snowboarding is and what makes you do it again and again every year? Are you annoyed of answering the question “Why are you doing it?”? Have you ever thought what’s the easiest way to keep those dudes away from snowboarding? Go ahead and [...]
It´s on Tv internet presents the Official Teaser for the first full length snowboard/action/everything you want to see/film that we call “FRAMED“. This snowboard film that you really wanna see features your favorite riders such as: Nils Arvidsson, Jonas “Bonus” Carlson, Jonathan Nilsson, Ludwig Lejkner, Niklas Mattsson, Karl-Anton Svensson, Jonny Daredevil, Anton Gunnarsson, Johan Karlsson, Zebastian Landmark, Philip Landmark & Other Friends
Alright I know these are already played out, but its sunday, so why not. Couple of epic videos right here. Kanye and Jay Z living real big. Otis Click here to view the embedded video. And this one is by this director Romain Gavras for No Church in the Wild, another banger. Click here to [...]
‘Barely’ is a new web series following Jess Kimura around this winter as she films her video part for fall 2012. Jess recently took “Women’s Rider Of The Year”, “Women’s Video Part Of The Year”, and “Women’s Reader’s Choice Award” at the TransWorld Riders Poll 13 Awards in Denver. In this episode, Jess heads to the Northwest to shred [...]
A new weekend, a new adventure for the crew! Last weekend we we’re invited at the 4th edition of a sick pool party! Organized by Joeri and Babs, a well known and loved couple in the Belgian snowboard scene, celebrating their birthdays. We had a blast! Barbecue, a sick pool, lots of friend, a bunch [...]
Ouverture du BikePark Samedi 9 Juin 2012 Written By: ProBlog
Ce samedi 9 juin 2012, le BikePark de Leysin ouvre officiellement ces portes pour la saison d’été. Les shapers, William, David et Romain ont travaillés d’arrache-pied pour mettre les choses en place pour l’été. Les travaux continueront durant tout l’été avec des modifications, remises en état et développements supplémentaires. En attendant tout ceci, voici ce [...]
JP Walker and Simon Chamberlain build up the snowboard action leading to the release of Simon’s full part on July 1, Canada Day. Followed by JP’s full part dropping on America’s birthday—the 4th of July on Network A. Cue the fireworks!
Standing Sideways – Mikey Rencz Written By: ProBlog
Silently killing it in the Whistler backcountry for years, not only did Mikey Rencz step it up last year, he also taught Terry from Fubar to snowboard. Watch Mikey’s full part from Standing Sideways now.
Nial Romanek is a kid out of Minnesota that transplanted to the beautiful town of Truckee, California. He has a great attitude towards life and it shows in his riding. Nial is always down for whatever, pipe, kicker,pow or dorking off on a mini jib, but no matter what he kills everything he hits. This [...]
A while ago we informed you on our facebook that the new SCS issue was in stores. In case you missed it here’s the online version. In this issue: Travis Rice, Air and Style report, Railbattle report,… and many more. As much as 5 reports and interviews are written by our own lama Christophe, check it out! [...]
Whistler is probably one of the best place to shoot snowboarding and specially when you can snowmobile. So bros decided to fly over there in march. Martin Gallant “The Godfather” was their guide. He knows all the spots and he is a really good sledder which really helped as some of them never sleded before. [...]
Aaron “Jaws” Homoki X Games Real Street 2012 Written By: ProBlog
Now even if you dont skate much, you have to see this video. Serious business going down. Hope this kid wins real street. Click here to view the embedded video. Tags: Aaron "Jaws" Homoki X Games Real Street 2012, real street, sick, skate, skateboard, video part, x games Source: The Good Life – Aaron “Jaws” [...]
The Billabong Bro Down Slopestyle presented by Xperia Sony Smartphone returns once again to Snowpark NZ this August 3rd and 4th for 2012. After a return to Slopestyle format last winter in anticipation of the rising popularity in World-class slopestyle events and the addition of a 4Star TTR ranking, The Bro Down is set to [...]
Signed a contract with my new board sponsor and couldnt be more happy and excited. About which brand it is im gonna keep quiet for a while and let you know in the fall. Lot of great things coming up so keep your eyes open! -Fredu Source: Yellow Snowboarding – New Board Sponsor -Fredu
You are young? You love snowboarding? You are tired of spending tremendous amounts of money for your snowboard gear? We then strongly recommend to check out the brand-new Völkl Rookie Scouting website. What do top model Heidi Klum and Völkl team rider Chris ‘CK’ Kröll have in common? Certainly not the long blond hair … [...]
Givin‘s back for year “too” starring Keegan Valaika, Wyatt Stasinos, Forest Bailey, Alex Stathis, E Man Anderson, Forrest Burki, Layne Treeter, Doran Laybourn, Chris Bradshaw, Alex Tank, Timmy Ronan, Nick Russell, and Homies.
Carlsberg have just released this advert in the run up to Euro 2012. Nice one right here, featuring the legend that is Des Lynam. Shame its England and not Wales, but 2 years and the Welsh will be in Brazil for the world cup. Lets hope anyways. Click here to view the embedded video. Tags: [...]
The new Private movie presenting teaser for upcoming movie Hi8. Featuring the riding of: Cees Wille, Seppe Smits, Gerben Verweij, Anthony Smits, Wouter De Lange, Christophe Reynders, Kevin Bronckaers, David Vanden Boer, Sebbe De Buck, Joeri Van De Vliet, Steve Krijbolder and Bjorn Simons.
Featuring Danyale Patterson, Fancy Rutherford, Darrah Reid-McLean, Marie Hucal, Madison Blackley, Gadrielle Maiden, Taylor Elliot, Alice Gorton, Mary Rand, Jessi Huege, Joanie Robichaud, Desiree Melancon and more.
‘White Silk Road‘ documents the pioneering of snowboarding in Afghanistan. Australian riders Clint Allan, Mitch Allan and Nick Gregory make a once-in-a-lifetime journey to ride untouched mountains in one of the most remote and dangerous parts of the world. The film gives a unique insight into the rich culture and awe-inspiring landscapes of a country [...]
Voici un film qui nous vient d’Australie est qui a suivi Troy Brosnan, Tracey Hannah, Joey Vejvoda et Andrew Crimmins durant leur tournée 2011-2012. Enjoy! Rising Up on pinkbike.com Here’s movie straight from Australia. It follows Troy Brosnan, Tracey Hannah, Joey Vejvoda and Andrew Crimmins during their 2011-2012 season. Enjoy! Source: Leysin Park – Rising [...]
BOOOOOOOOM! Voici le premier teaser du nouveau film de New Real Production qui sortira l’automne prochain. Il s’intitule “Welcome to the Fairyhill” et présente toutes les facettes de ride possible dans la station Leysenoude. Du freeride au snowpark, New Real nous a concocté un chef-d’oeuvre qui une foi de plus, passe le crew un a [...]
Hot park action with waterslide performance for cooling down afterwards was going down at the Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein at the Girls Shooting last weekend. Instead of beach, swimming pools and volleyball, the ladies took their snowboards and showed freestyle at the highest stage on 3000m sea level!
Now being a Snowboarder, i know a few years back people would find the thought of running a bit weird, and uncool, well some people probably still do, but if like me, the winter gives a)good times b)a lot of travel and lastly c) about 10kgs etc on your fat ass, the only way to [...]
Ceci est un des films les plus attendus de l’année. Il offre un voyage dans le monde et connecte tous les pratiquants de bike/vélo pour les unir à leur cause. Voici le trailer. Magnifique! Strength in Numbers – Official Trailer on pinkbike.com Here’s this year’s most awaited bike movies: “Strength in Numbers”. It travels around [...]
Isenseven and Madventures – Simon Gruber Written By: ProBlog
Last year they took a last trip to Folgefonna, Norway in their RV. They expected sunshine, spring shredding and barbecues. But they were trapped on the top of the mountain in a freak snowstorm for one week. See Simon, Fips and Colin waiting it out in the clouds, dealing with winter conditions in may, flying kites [...]
What you gonna do when you’re 3000m high in perfect shaped park but there’s fog or it’s so windy that you can snowboard uphill ? Here’s what we do for warm up just before sunny days at Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein.
The Stonp crew presents their new teaser to their upcoming movie, Stonp or Die! It’s featuring Kazuhiro Kokubo,Kohei Kudo, Kotaro Kamimura, Masaki Toda, Teddy Koo, Shoma Takao, Yuta Kiyohara, Yuta Kobayashi, Shin Biyajima, Kyota Miyake, Yusaku Horii, Kazuhey Nomura, MASAI, Takaharu Nakai, OZZY and more
Forum and High Cascade bring The Streets Written By: ProBlog
Summer slush, Cobra Dogs, Huckleberry shakes, dodge ball … nothing says High Cascade more than these things, but this year you can add The Streets to that list! Forum has teamed up with HCSC to bring The Streets on a little summer vacation to good ol’ Mt Hood. This extension of The Streets will be [...]
Hey all , sorry I didn’t update that much this season. That’s because i can’t say this was my best season so far, got a lot of strugglings with my knee and ankle, so i decided to take a longer summer break to clear up my mind and start with the working out in the gym in [...]
In the third episode of “Brothers on the Run,” the perfect conditions allow the boys to get another day of amazing riding in. After witnessing Eric and Travis tear up the slopes, John can’t help but take a few runs of his own. The already injured wild man takes a wicked spill, but somehow manages [...]
Product of the Week – Blue Tomato Lederhosen Boardshorts Written By: ProBlog
In early medieval times the development of traditional leather pants started in the alpine regions of Bavaria and Austria. It is still not clear in which of these countries the resistant pants were made and worn for the first time. However, it is a fact that the first leather pants boardshorts comes from Austria! In [...]
Les 19 et 20 Mai passés, le “Empire of Dirt” 2012 à eu lieu au Alexandra Palace à Londres. Plus de 20’000 spectateurs étaient venus motiver les 36 riders présents. La première place est revenue à Ben Wallace, qui est un des meilleurs dans le milieu. Le “Empire of Dirt” est un événement de slopestyle [...]
Standing Sideways – Jeremy Jones Written By: ProBlog
After years in the game, Jeremy Jones isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. A solid backcountry section leads in to an always-progressive street session. Watch Jeremy’s full part from Standing Sideways now.
Spring time in the north west featuring: Alex Marros, Ben Maki, Bo Valencia, Collin Whalen, Dylan Trewin, Ethan Bickel, Garrett Read, Jeff Holce, Jesse Gouveia, Myles Gable, Paul Stanley , Petey Pierotti, Robert Bench, Riley Goodwin, and Ryan Morison
Dialogue Productions presents it’s fourth snowboard video ‘Mixed Nuts‘. All filming took place during the 2012 season all over Ontario and across Canada. Featuring: Brad Hesson, Brady Swartz, Jeffrey Robinson, Mark Goodall, Jesse Greer and Matt Bujok along with the Peanut Gang: Adam Franks, Joel Dalacker, Cole Vibert, Brady Smith, Justin Verberne and Bruce Johnston
An Open Letter to Brendan Rodgers Written By: ProBlog
This season, has easily been the most memrorable for me in my years as a Swansea fan. Somehow I started following the swans when we were at our lowest, training on the beach and so experienced a good few years of the lows. So this season has been all the more sweeter, with so many [...]
Hi Guys ! We haven’t been posting much since the snow season in Europe ended, but now it’s summertime again !Lama’s are no animals that like to sit still at home so we kept ourselves busy. Last week we went climbing with the crew, a sport none of us did much but we’re fully in [...]
Spring Sessions – Short Snowboard Recap Written By: ProBlog
For eight weeks the program of the Spring Sessions 2012 in Austria`s biggest glacier ski resort Stubai Glacier offered loads of action and events. 2 events are featured in this video… On 13 May 2012 plenty of cash could be won at the Moreboards Battle the Pros with the Moreboards team riders Mario Käppeli and Peter [...]
Learning Nothing with Ben Rice Written By: ProBlog
Check in with Ben Rice as he embarks on a road trip of a lifetime with the Bataleon crew. Hang with him as he meets up with the rest of the crew in Los Angeles, and then heads up to Mammoth to get after what little snow’s left. Then it’s off to Tahoe for some good times and a Cinco de Mayo hip session [...]
Behind the Scenes with Chris Grenier Written By: ProBlog
Earlier in the winter VG had both the Enlighten and The Darkside VG crews at one spot up in Canada. Party vibes were all around on a freezing cold day and Chris Grenier wanted to get a Deadlung (equally a Justin Bennee) tribute shot. This is a behind the scenes look at how serious VG [...]
Easter shreding with Brelok and Gniazdo Written By: ProBlog
During the Easter Brelok with Gniazdo chose to ride in Szczyrk. Despite the season there was a lot of snow. They visited their home spot BK + found another secret spot near by. Check out what came out of it.
Cooking With Gas – Slam Section Written By: ProBlog
Eero Ettala and Heikki Sorsa teamed up this winter to bring you a new series “Cooking With Gas“. They are working on six bi-weekly edits through the winter and their Full Part edits will drop Fall 2012.
In this episode they had a few good powder days around austria. Sebi really enjoyed riding with two of best friends Joris Doorn and Thomas Feurstein. They want to show that there is more than trippelcorks! Fun with your friends!!!
A sneak peek of The Agnes Movie that is dropping this summer. Following the lives of a couple #vanlyfers cruising around the continent in search for snow and the friends that they encountered along the way. Featuring Dylan Vachon, Dale Bailey, Craig Mcmorris, Will Fraser, Ben Giesbrecht and many more!
LIZZY LOEB, Samedi 2 Juin au Leysarium Written By: ProBlog
Le 2 Juin prochain, le Leysarium nous présente Lizzy Loeb. LIZZY LOEB vient de New York. Elle est la fille du célèbre guitariste de jazz Chuck Loeb, compositeur et producteur aux États-Unis, et de la chanteuse, musicienne et animatrice de télévision Carmen Cuesta. Pourtant ce n’est qu’a l’age de 15 ans qu’elle commence la guitare. [...]
Winter is fast approaching, the seasons are changing and Queenstown is starting to fill up once again. Its exciting times! In this teaser we speak to a couple of locals about mother nature and have some of last years footage to get you pumped on another winter. ENJOY!
Jibberish – Table Scraps Out now! Written By: ProBlog
JP Walker and Simon Chamberlain know that the life of a pro snowboarder is no picnic—with the exception of this week’s episode of Jibberish. Tables get sessioned every which way during this late spring picnic table progression session at Mount Seymour.
Windells will launch its summer season June 6th with several top snowboard pros scheduled to take part in the action. Among those attending in camp this summer are: Forest Baily, Will Bateman, Dylan Alito, Celia Miller, Sarka Pancochova, Brandon Reis and Nick Visconti. For a complete list, log on to Windells.com. Session spots are available although limited. Windells [...]
Seb Toots and Triple Backside 1440 Written By: ProBlog
Seb Toots found the perfect jump at Snowboarders Superpark 16 at Mt. Bachelor Oregon to once again try a Backside 1440 Triple Cork. This was only Sebs third attempt at a triple. The first Triple Seb landed last year at the Redbull performance camp his second attempt was going for broke at the Innsbruck Air & [...]
This edit is the result of three days shredding with the Real Family. Most parts are filmed at the Horsefeathers Superpark Planai and the Absolutpark Flachauwinkel. Riders: Adrian Krainer, Jeremie Unterberger, Seppl Ramsbacher, Sandro Jehsner, Martin Tischitz
Voici 2 petites vidéos bien sympa qui nous viennent de Suisse Tourisme. Vous allez passer un bon été en Suisse! (: Here’s 2 little videos presented by the Swiss Tourism Board. You’re gonna enjoy your summer in Switzerland! (: Source: Leysin Park – Vive l’été en Suisse!
Trick Tip Tour 2012 – Dachstein Written By: ProBlog
Great location, great weather, great spot and even greater friends. What else can we say about the Elan Snowboards Trick Tip Tour stop at the Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein. Already on Friday, a blue sky and sweet sunshine welcomed the ELAN team riders, who followed the invitation to take part in this massive season end session [...]
Click here to view the embedded video. Nike have got a new commercial intime for the European Championships, well it was here for the Champions League final, but since football didnt actually win at that game, I saved the post for now. Its pretty amazing, and has various rabbitholes you can click on as below [...]
Stale Sandbech with Triple Underflip 1260 Written By: ProBlog
2012 is the year of the triple, and as usual burn unit rider Stale Sandbech is ahead of the game as he joins the elite handful of snowboarders in the world to have performed a Triple by stomping the very first-ever Frontside triple Underflip 1260 on his first try.
Cliptionary winner Flo Corzelius Written By: ProBlog
On saturday night we had the Cliptionary finals. Dachstein shut down the mountain and let us ride the park for the afternoon. my goal was for the 4 riders that got through the internet voting to ride a perfect shaped park and just try to have fun. we were lapping it and had fun and [...]
Monster Energy Snowboarders Attack Mammoth Mountain Written By: ProBlog
Monster sponsored snowboarders, Chris Grenier, Harrison Gordon, Dylan Thompson, Kohei Kudo, Monster Army shredder Alex Sherman, and friends pile into Monster’s private tour bus and head up to Mammoth for some fun in the springtime sun.
Onboard send off session Kaprun Written By: ProBlog
we had some special features build for us on Kaprun. Onboard made a really good deal bringing all the guys together and we shredded it up like crazy. we even got some insane MAY POW. i didn’t really think i was going to get a chance to shred pow this season. so you can imagine [...]
Oh I do like to be beside the seaside Written By: ProBlog
Today what with being back in the UK for a very special Birthday, we decided to go to the seaside in whitstable. The British seaside towns can either be somewhat drab or very very quait. Whitstable is more quant than anything else. Its also famous for Oysters and Shellfish, all brought in from the local [...]
Et voici le retour des infos BikePark avec notre équipe des shapers; William, David et Romain. Les choses sont gentiment en train de se mettre en place avec la remise en état de plusieurs passerelles, lissage des pistes, et développement de nouveaux secteurs. Il y a énormément de neige sur les hauts se qui retardera [...]
Early on in the Football season, I made some predictions for how the Premier League might look by now. It has easily been one of the most enjoyable seasons of football anyone can remember. From the controversy of Suarez, John Terry and every time Joey Barton steps on the pitch to the fantastic goals of [...]
After blowing up in your face with SNOWJOB, the NOWAMEAN crew is opening the “PIGEYE“. A pure, raw and uncut movie showing snowboarding in its true element, featuring your new favourite riders to hate or love. Featuring: Antonin Chamberland, Axel Théorêt, Cameron Hill, Dillon Ojo, Émile Veilleux, ERIC, Fred Lacroix, Gab Bélanger, Jo Truchon, Jonat [...]
Friday May 11 was arguably one of the craziest days of snowboarding ever. Snowboarder Magazine’s Superpark 16 presented by Gatorade saw an insane level of progression go down, from a backside triple cork from Sebastien Toutant as well as a frontside triple cork from Mark Hoyt, to Cody Rosenthall‘s bs 360 double methods, Josh Dirksen‘s [...]
Elena Hight stomping 1st Double Rodeo Written By: ProBlog
Elena Hight stomped the first ever double done by a women in the pipe!! A double backside alley-oop rodeo, to be precise. While Torah Bright has been trying a crippler for a while now, this is the first filmed account of a landed double by a female snowboarder that has seen the light of the [...]
Snowboarding into the Future with Travis Rice Written By: ProBlog
National Geographic called Travis Rice “the best all-around snowboarder in the world.” Red Bull produces feature films showcasing his talent. He snowboards some of the most dangerous and exotic back country terrain in the world. If you don’t already know him, you should. Travis Rice grew up the son of a ski patrolman in Jackson [...]
This is a recap of the Burton European Open 2012 in Laax. Shot with RED One. Riders: Seppe Smits, Iouri Podladtchikov, Fredrik Austbo, Mark McMorris, Janne Korpi, Sebastian Toutant, Tim-Kevin Ravnjak, Roope Tonteri, Stale Sandbech.
The Liptrip episodes follow the girls through the season, capture their trips and show “behind-the-scenes” actions and already some B-footage. This episode shows a “Slamarama” since we left our stomping feet at home during our visit at Kaunertal Glacier. Additonal slams from HELL-sinki and AU-stria. Featuring Urska Pribosic, Diana Sadlowski, Julia Baumgartner, Conny Bleicher, Ana [...]
Things have been getting a little trippy up on Mt. Bachelor at Superpark 16 presented by Gatorade. The riding level on day 3 was crazy and it seemed like just about every pro was going upside down twice. Watch the edit for video proof as well as a blast from the past with riders like [...]
DJ Beast et DJ Blaise au Bar le “STATION” Written By: ProBlog
Ce Samedi 19 Mai 2012, le “Station Bar” présente “DJ Beast et DJ Blaise” pour une soirée remplie de sons qui vont vous faire danser, swinger, jumper, mais principalement vous défouler sur la piste de danse. Venez nombreux chasser les dernières traces de l’hiver pour qu’elle donnent place à l’été et au chaud. La soirée [...]
Cliptionary Finals on Dachstein Written By: ProBlog
The project started in February when riders from all around Europe were invited to submit 1-minute-long clips showing their snowboarding skills. All they needed to do is follow 1 simple rule: clips had to include a bs 5, my favourite trick. Clips started rolling in, some had the riding on a pro level, and some [...]
Yu-Go First – Nejc Ferjan Rehab Story Written By: ProBlog
Nejc injured himself on the first filming trip this year to Bosnia in January. He dislocated his collarbone and torn all ligaments around it. This is the story behind rehab, from the injury till now, four months later.
Ian Walsh joins the epic crew of Travis Rice, John Jackson, and Eric Jackson in Alaska where the weather gods were on their side. Blue bird skies and fresh pillows of powder produced some banger lines from each one of the crew, even John Jackson against the doctor’s order. This is only the start of [...]
Nicolas Müller & Circe Wallace – Taking Chances Written By: ProBlog
Nicolas Müller is one of the best snowboarders in the world, noted for his smooth style, his ability to ride different terrains and adjusting his riding to the terrain. In this interview he introduces us to Circe Wallace. Nicolas calls her “my guardian angel who enabled me to do whatever I wanted.“
Red Bull Supernatural is a first-of-its-kind, backcountry snowboard competition challenging riders all around skill level. Watch the worlds most notable up-and-comers alongside the icons of snowboarding progress the sport to a whole new level.
Until Monday, 28th of May 2012 the Spring Classics 2012 are still in full play on Kaunertal Glacier / Tyrol. The remaining days will be crammed with events and highlights such as the classic soccer tournament and the traditional „Butter bei die Fische“ session. Feel like spring shredding? Snowpark Kaunertal is still going to be [...]
Standing Sideways – Mark Sollors Written By: ProBlog
Either Mark Sollors is equally comfortable hitting kinky urban rails and massive backcountry booters, or he has an identical twin who is also really good at snowboarding. Watch Mark’s full part from Standing Sideways now.
The Loon crew not only built one of the biggest jumps at Snowboarder Magazine’s Superpark 16 presented by Gatorade, they also arranged by far the earliest shoot. The brothers Mindnich along with Sam Taxwood, Nils Arvidsson, Sebastien Toutant, Seth Hill and Scotty Vine all ventured up to the mountain at 5am to take part in [...]
My Bag – Gabe’s Camera Caravan Written By: ProBlog
Being a professional snowboard photographer and filmer these days is a heavy job. Not only is there the constant pressure to get the shot, but the gear alone is enough to weigh down even the burliest of the burly. Burton filmer/photographer/team manager Gabe L’Heureux takes us through all the gear he travels with during a [...]
Every Third Thursday – Xylophone Snowboard Written By: ProBlog
Make some noise! It’s time for the new ETT! It’s important to note this one gets a little scientific and there were a lot of key elements needed to finish this board. And although we are very happy with the finished board, we have no idea how it will ride. Watch as New Zealand Signal [...]
snowboarder mag just posted some more photos from our bulgaria trip. i am really stoked that they liked it so much here in the balkans. i mean who wouldn’t. sick mountains, cheap cheap and nice people. you can check the full story here…. http://www.snowboardermag.com/exclusives/dispatch-snowboarding-in-bulgaria/ They sure dont have the 21 years old alcohol law in bugarska. [...]
So the end of March Andrew Burns ditched out on Whistler and cruised up to Haines, Alaska with the Levitation Project crew to slay the mountains at SEABA Heli… his first time in AK, first time even in a heli (which was the coolest thing ever), and gettin some of the best shredding and gnarliest [...]
The wait is over! Invited pro riders from around the world have invaded Mt. Bachelor for Snowboarder Magazine’s Superpark 16 the weather is fantastic and shit is going down left and right. Here is a look on what happened on day as the riders got their first look at Superpark and “warmed up” on the [...]
Blue Tomato x SnowBroader Giveaway Written By: ProBlog
Finaly the summer is here! This time Blue Tomato is giving out complete BT SK8, BT T-Shirt and BT Speaker. Just perfect for long summer days. And it’s just too easy to get it!!! So you have a chance to get BT SK8, BT T-Shirt and BT Speaker! All you need to do is, to answer on question below… [...]
Tips For The Road – Wolle Nyvelt Written By: ProBlog
If you ever traveled with a board bag, you know that it can be a bitch sometimes…This short edition of Tips For The Road with Wolle Nyvelt could sort things out! From now on you’ll enjoy being boardbagged!
Jibberish – Three, Two, One, drop! Written By: ProBlog
Snowboarders JP Walker and Simon Chamberlain break down the challenges of getting backcountry shots. From early morning starts, to necessary snowmobiling skills, to sudden changes in weather—it’s no park shoot. But like JP says, “You can’t be mad at it.”
Ville Uotila is still living the dream in Alaska! Written By: ProBlog
Blue Tomato Teamrider Ville Uotila sends you his second report from every snowboarder’s wet dream: Alaska! The Alaska license plate reads, “the last frontier”, a perfect caption for what the Chugach range is to snowboarding. Riders from all over the world have gathered here for the same thing, riding pow. We are here for an [...]
Chosen Video Contest – Crew Shout Outs Written By: ProBlog
From all of at Nike Snowboarding, wants to say Thank You to all of you who submitted videos to the Chosen Video Contest. We were so impressed with the level of riding, filming and editing. Keep up the great work.
This week in Mt Bachelor, Bend, Oregon, Superpark 16 is going down thanks to the good folks at Snowboardermag US. This is an event I have been looking forward to checking out for a while, as you always see so many legendary features. The carpark above resembles a bit of a campground through the day. [...]
Red Bull "zeepkistenrace" for the lama’s Written By: ProBlog
This Saturday part of the lama crew gathered in Brussels for the Red Bull soap box race (zeepkistenrace). The concept: build your own car, make it look funny or cool and try to get down the mountain as fast as you can ! The result: A lot of people, good atmosphere, crazy and funny car [...]
Sunday is here again and it means free giveaways for all the YSB fans. Go to our facebook site for more info! And don’t forget about last weeks contest, it’s still on! Finland is building up by winning Slovakia today 1-0, hell yeah! Source: Yellow Snowboarding – Sevennine13 Sunday!
Para-Snowboard at Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games Written By: ProBlog
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that two medal events in Para-Snowboard will be included in the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. Male and female standing snowboarders will compete, marking the sport’s debut as part of the Paralympic program. The last Paralympic Winter Games was held in Vancouver in 2010. The event featured 502 [...]
Doing a flip is one thing, but doing one while trying to ride through a snowball gauntlet is another. The crew of Mark Sollors, Mikey Rencz, Jussi Oksanen and Jeremy Jones take some time to mess around, throw some snow and flip out on a bump while filming in the Whistler backcountry last season.
With travelling quite often if your going the same routes or places you can get a little blaze at times. However yesterday we travelled up from Portland to Bend, Oregon, and the drive up is amazing. You go past Mt Hood, Timerline and a whole bunch of well known snowboard spots. However the scenery is [...]
5 more minutes…please?! – Margot Rozies & Tania Detomas Written By: ProBlog
“5 more minutes…please?!” is the very first movie of Lipstick Productions. A European all female snowboard movie which outlines Lipstick Productions mission: Let´s not take everything too serious. This is Margot Rozies’ & Tania Detomas’ full part.
REuse, REfill, REduce & REcycle Written By: ProBlog
The idea of a reusable water bottle isn’t exactly new to most Europeans, but for the inhabitants of the Indonesian island Bali, it is. Blue Tomato, the Balicamp and SAMA SAMA Boat Trips are setting a strong example in environmental awareness and sustainability with ‚The Surfer’s Bottle Project’. The declared goal of ‚The Surfer’s Bottle [...]
Boardworld and 3CS Outerwear are proud to present a new series based in BC, Canada. ‘When in Whistler‘ follows a group of snowboarders ripping it up in Whistler. April was awesome! After such a snow-filled March, April gave us perfect snow and weather conditions for awesome park shredding! And boy did we make the most of [...]
The Ski Jobs Revolution Is Here! Written By: ProBlog
A new ski careers site has been launched that is providing skiers and snow boarders with all the information they need to give up the 9 to 5 and get a job on the slopes! Ski jobs don’t just have to be for 6-7 months, you can also make a real career out of them and [...]
After the massiv snowfalls had settled and parks could have been build with big features the Roadwarriors headed out to different places all over Europe. Max Horn, Basti Rittig and Michael Macho went down to Kronplatz to hit the big kickers in the park. After that the crew travelled to Val Senales to meet up [...]
Arnette has always stood for doing things your own way and to have fun doing it – which is why we are excited to introduce the Arnette Creative Exchange System (A.C.E.S.) collection. A.C.E.S. gives you the ability to express yourself by offering interchangeable parts so you can customize your sunglasses to match your style preference [...]
Final edit from This Must Be The Place from Brighton for this season. Featuring: Jordan Morse, Alex Cato, Jesse Gouveia, Kevin Maples, Stefan Salisbury, Andrew Aldridge, Sean Whitaker, Chris Cloud, and Erik Nielsen.
the last weeks we have been in Tahoe. we had this jump build for us and it was awesome to hit it. it is really cool to be the whole crew together. that does not happen manny times during the season since we are all on different programs. we rode a lot and just did [...]
7/9/13 Sunday! Heres the deal! Cause we are true hockey fans and Finland will host the World Championships that starts next friday so this weeks 7/9/13 Sunday will go down like this: Comment on YSB Facebook page and guess which team will be the next World Champion and between all the right guesses we will draw [...]
If you havent started watching this yet, dont mess about. One of the best new shows I have seen in a while. Reminds me a lot of how stoked I was on Star Wars when i was a kid. Except in this, not all your heroes live through it. Click here to view the embedded [...]
Strang Brew zombies invaded the last day at Northstar as a Killington, VT tradition/infestation migrates to the west. Not many “real” shots in this one but they are entertaining as a horde of Strange Zombies fuck shit up. Enjoy
For Xavier de Le Rue, Alaska is the Mecca of freeriding, so he decided to help his younger brother Victor to discover this environment during his annual trip to Haines for Standard Films with TimeLine crew. Here is a sneak preview of what happened 2 weeks ago when they went there for an intense week [...]
Chapter XI – full Blue Tomato Snowboard team movie ! Written By: ProBlog
22 minutes of progressive snowboard action and stylish tricks by the Blue Tomato team New season, new chapter, new movie! Chapter XI is the name of Blue Tomato’s newest film production this winter, available on DVD or online. The new snowboard team movie by the international online shop for boardsports, Blue Tomato, definitely lives up to [...]
No Guys allowed! It’s about Girls… Written By: ProBlog
Girls are sometimes facing a tough job in the snowboarding scene, but nevertheless they keep on going and love what they do: shredding the mountain and just having a good time with friends. We have exclusively interviewed our five female Blue Tomato team riders. Find out what they think about girls riding! [...]
Check out Matej Nedorolik’s opinion about the Best Urban Shot 2012! Written By: ProBlog
Matej Nedorolik won with the Best Urban Snowboard Video and he made the third place with the Best Urban Snowboard Shot ! Congrats again! We asked him about his opinion regarding to this contest, so check it out: First time I heard about this competition it was on our Slovak web board magazine Boardlife. It [...]
Alaska – The dream of snowboarders Written By: ProBlog
Blue Tomato team rider Ville Uotila tells about one of the probably most beautiful places on earth … Hey everybody, After 3 days in Alaska I’m glad to tell you that we have been pretty damn lucky here. We got already 3 sunny days and past days have already been amazing even though I got [...]
Last November Bataleon decided with our team to head to Austria to ride on some glaciers since there wasn’t much snow in the rest of the world. It was the first time boys got the chance to ride the 2013 boards and it looks like they had a pretty good time on them. Enjoy this [...]
Featuring: Bryan Bowler, Geoffrey Bowler, Nick Elliott, Colin Gallant, Cooper Gallant, Tanner Gallant, Evan Hay, Colter Heard, Harrison Long, Jordan Sullivan, Joel Vachon, Cameron Veenstra, and friends.
Wild on B – 3 Dudes, 2 Kinks, 1 Trick Written By: ProBlog
Sometimes the easiest looking rails end up being the hardest. All this little Olso handrail had was 2 kinks and some stairs, but luckily that is not enough to stop the persistence of Mark Sollors, Ethan Diess and Ludwig Lejkner.
Late March, beginning of April, Yu-Go First crew went to Czech Republic for the Burton Spindl Spring Session 2012. Park shredding and partying at it’s best. Riders: Matic Zavodnik, Nejc Ferjan, Dejan Hodžic, Žiga Erlac, Luka Podlogar, Luka Krajnik, Anja Štefan.
First things first: the 13th Longboard Classic in Stuben at the Arlberg could not have gone down better! Snow and weather on order, parties to remember, like-minded snowboarders from all over the world and all age sections, plus a vibe you can’t find at any other event. That’s the goodness that was the 13th Longboard [...]
Oli and Simon are now shredding SP Bindings and loving it. We really can’t deny how much we *heart* all those filmburns, vignettes, scratch-and-dust and overall vintage effects in modern day digital film editing so we tried to cram as many as we could into one edit. Hope at least a few people get the [...]
Every Third Thursday – Secret Stash Written By: ProBlog
This ETT we take on a challenge! To build a board for the band Bush and Clear Channel alternative radio 98.7fm for a winter promotion. So make sure to stash a little time away today and watch as we bring someone else’s dream board to life!
BUDOKAN FREESTYLE CAMPS – APRIL 21st till MAY 27th 2012 Written By: ProBlog
Vous voulez encore rider? Il ne fait que de neiger et vous n’arrivez pas à tenir en place? Ne cherchez pas plus loin, les Camps Freestyle au Glacier des Diablerets sont de retour. Une fois de plus les Camps Freestyle du Budokan ouvrent leurs portes ce samedi 21 Avril. 30 balles la nuit c’est le [...]
After all TTR duties are fulfilled it’s time for the rest of us to blow off some steam and have a good time. The Mogul Duel has always been the place for a little friendly competition between snowboarders who normally wouldn’t get a run together, and occasionally a snowlerblader shows up. The final on-snow event [...]
In this episode they had a few good powder days around austria. Sebi really enjoyed riding with two of his best friends joris doorn and thomas feurstein. They want to show that there is more than trippelcorks! Fun with your friends!!!
It always ends where it all began. Right, its time again on May 6th 2012, when all the snowboard finalists of the QParks Tour 2012 will gather at the Horsefeathers Rock the Top, where the final battles for the QParks Tour crown will take place at 3000 meters above sea level in the Horsefeathers Superpark [...]
Eero Ettala and Heikki Sorsa teamed up this winter to bring you a new series “Cooking With Gas“. They are working on six bi-weekly edits through the winter and their Full Part edits will drop Fall 2012. Here is the fifth episode from Northstar California. In this episode Eero meets up with his homies Mark McMorris, Teo Konttinen, and Matt Ladley.
Mother nature doesn’t always deal the best hand but she has yet to slow us down. With some snow making magic and a lot of hard work Seven Springs was able to raise the bar once again. See what you missed this year in The Streets, our 22ft Superpipe and the rest of our many [...]
One week in Champoussin with the whole Shaped crew, friends, employees, riders etc. They where riding the Avoriaz park daily cruizing the jump line and charging some rails. They built a private jump at our hotel had a barbeque and at night they pulled a few dance moves in empty bars. This is a day [...]
In 2011 at The Show we introduced Boarderstyle, a hybrid of boardercross and park riding that rewards speed and style. It was an instant hit with fast action and mandatory airs. This year we brought it back with more freestyle and a longer course, and just like the movie said; “if you build it, they [...]
Sven Thorgren (SWE) and Celia Petrig (SUI) won the 2012 Protest World Rookie Finals in Ischgl, Austria, and were crowned WSF 2012 World Rookie Champions with a special prize giving ceremony including live music and special guests. It was the largest edition ever of the World Rookie Finals with more than 90 riders and 20 [...]
Masters of Movement – Travis Rice Written By: ProBlog
There is no question that Travis Rice is a master of his craft. For the terrain he is riding, and the features he is hitting he has to have every step of the way planned out ahead of time, otherwise the consequences could be deadly. With that being said, it is no surprise that Degree [...]
Nike Chosen Sessions – RockonSB Written By: ProBlog
After four months and three grueling rounds, it all came down to this. The top three crews, as chosen by you, traveled to Silvretta Montafon, Austria for the Nike Chosen Sessions. Each crew was given free reign over the park to film a new edit to then be judged by the Nike pro team. In [...]
Schiebel’s CAMCOPTER S-100 UAS integrated with CINEFLEX is the ultimate gyro-stabilized solution for aerial cinematography. The CINEFLEX is a multi-axis coordinated gimbal control system that provides layered isolation, steering, and fine correctional movements to stabilize a wide selection of precision optics to a sub-pixel level. The S-100 navigates via pre-programmed GPS waypoints or is operated with [...]
So this trip has gone from Chosen Session Prep, to Chosen Session, to rain, to Chosen Session Party, to Rain, to filming and shooting, to rain, to sun, to shooting, to team shootout and after 2 weeks and more rain, it was time to get outta town and search civilisation again. Luckily Innsbruck isnt far [...]
The Old boys of Norway celebrate there love for snowboarding and halfpipe in a true retro fashion. Lots of fun in the sun, thanks to everyone who participated and a big thanks to Rune Lundsør for making the event happen.
The Shred Show in Whistler, BC, is a TTR 5-star snowboard event. The Big Hip contest on Saturday night was a battle. The massive crowd was treated to huge airs, massive spins and amazing style, not to mention some spectacular crashes. In the end Darcy Sharpe’s array of tricks sealed the deal for him and [...]
La fin de saison est arrivée et avec elle la fermeture du snowpark de Leysin pour la saison. On est un peu triste que la fin est déjà là, mais malgré ça, QUELLE SAISON DE OUF! Chapitre 1: Tout avait bien commencé avec des quantités de neige affolantes! Le plan du snowpark au complet, dessiné [...]
Nike Chosen Sessions – This Must Be The Place Written By: ProBlog
After four months and three grueling rounds, it all came down to this. The top three crews, as chosen by you, travelled to Silvretta Montafon, Austria for the Nike Chosen Sessions. Each crew was given free reign over the park to film a new edit to then be judged by the Nike pro team. In [...]
Coach and pro snowboarder Bryan Fox takes charge in this week’s snowboard trick tip, presented by Monster. From the summertime park at High Cascade Snowboard Camp Bryan explains Backside 720s: how to manage your speed, takeoff on your toe edge, and initiate your spin in order to get your two full rotations around. You got [...]
Here is a little video from the Ashbury Demo. Stay tuned for constant web videos from The Darkside crew. Featuring: Ben Bilocq, Chris Grenier, Danimals, Darrell Mathes, Gus Engle, Harrison Gordon, Jake O.E., Joe Sexton, Johnny Miller, Jon Kooley, Jonas Michilot, Jordan Mendenhall, Laurent-Nicolas Paquin, Nick Dirks
Team Vacation – Japan Coming Soon Written By: ProBlog
Scotty being Scotty, in Japan. Full Length edit in the works featuring: Louif Paradis, Chris Grenier, Taka Nakai, Scotty Arnold, Chris Carr, Desiree Melancon, Harrison Gordon, Teddy Koo, and the legendary Rio Tahara.
The Shred Show in Whistler, BC, is a TTR 5-star snowboard event. Check out some of the Monster Energy team as they pack their bags, make their way to the event, catch up with old friends and do some celebrating.
Sven Thorgren (SWE) and Celia Petrig (SUI) won the 2012 Protest World Rookie Finals in Ischgl, Austria, and were crowned WSF 2012 World Rookie Champions with a special prize giving ceremony including live music and special guests. It was the largest edition ever of the World Rookie Finals with more than 90 riders and 20 [...]
Wild on B – Heat Seeking Lock Off Shots Written By: ProBlog
RED cameras and phantoms are pretty cool and all, but our new Terminator-vision heat seeking steady cam is pretty cool too. It’s able to track riders like Mark Sollors, Charles Reid, Kazu Kokubo, Jussi Oksanen, Seppe Smits and Alex Andrews in mid-air while staying locked off. Made from a mimetic poly-alloy, it’s durable in any [...]
After a brief hiatus with their 2009 flick “group Effect”, Skeleton Crew is coming back with another movie. All homeys… no nerds. This pre-teaser seizure is just a glimpse, literately, of what’s to come and we can’t wait to see what that will be.
Elan Snowboards Trick Tip Tourstop at Rogla, Slovenia on the Itak Freestyle Week. At the 7th Elan Snowboards Trick Tip Tourstop in the Rogla Snowpark, all snowboarders had the opportunity to test the newest Elan snowboarding equipment and to shred with the Elan pros. The test stand, was giving out snowboards like candy, so all the shredders [...]
Argentina overall, for me was simply amazing. I’ve never been so happy or had so much fun in my life! The people on my course were all so different, interesting and friendly and everyone got along really well. We have all stayed in touch and we were really close by the end. The first month with the [...]
Product of the Week – Arnette Dibs Written By: ProBlog
Have you ever heard of the party game “Dibs“? Where men can call “dibs” on the girl they are into – then she’s out of bounds for all other players for the rest of the evening. Any player who breaks the rule must pay a round of drinks. There is a more simple technique: Just put on the [...]
Nike Chosen Sessions – Smallzinema Written By: ProBlog
After four months and three grueling rounds, it all came down to this. The top three crews, as chosen by you, traveled to Silvretta Montafon, Austria for the Nike Chosen Sessions. Each crew was given free reign over the park to film a new edit to then be judged by the Nike pro team. In [...]
Pro snowboarder Tim Humphreys takes us on a few stops of his 2010-2011 season. Enjoy the ride as he visits the Superpark in Lake Tahoe, the 2011 X Games in Aspen, and the beautiful mountains of Hintertux, Austria.
Nico Tille, Jules Reymond and Tonton Holland went as the Homies Team to the Wangl Tangl in Austria, the best creative team contest in Europe. They did good snowboarding but way better at partying with David Martelleur, Julien Benoliel, Pedro and the Asthetiker crew!!!Big up boyz!!!
Snow Porn – Bralorne Ultra Steeps Written By: ProBlog
Stephan Maurer and Kazu Kokubo may have come from opposite sides of the globe, but they met up in Bralorne, BC to ride some very Alaska-looking steep lines. The team has been spending a lot of time in Bralorne the last couple seasons, and for good reason.
On this 3rd episode I decided to head back to Canada since the conditions were looking all time. Pro riders Markku Koski and Juuso Laivisto came along for this week journey thru Powder Highway in British Columbia.
The Bangshow presents teaser for Birds of Shitfeather. Featuring: Andrew Brewer, Ben Rice, Nick Brewer, Mike Goodwin, Greg Sudac, Danny Buller, Sheldon Dailey, Paul Smith, Billy Mackey, Grayson Clifford, Kyle Hay, Scott Thompson, Charlie Deptula, Chris Sypert, Eric Messier and the rest of the gang.
The idea of a One Run is to capture the everyday riding of people, what and where they normally ride, how they like to ride, and a way for people to showcase their own creativity and riding style. It is also always fun to watch how people snowboard when they snowboard just to snowboard.
Mountain High’s Los Angeles Teaser Written By: ProBlog
Mountain High Resort is pleased to release the teaser for their first ever full-length feature film dubbed “Los Angeles.” This new movie features team riders, Marc Frank Montoya, Ryan Paul, Kyle Lopiccolo,Harrison Gordon, Nick Visconti, Spencer Link, Trever Haas and Croy Cronk not to mention a solid collection of heir friends. One of SoCal’s most anticipated new snowboard movie will be released [...]
Pro snowboarder Sebastien Toutant, aka Seb Toots, has been golfing for the last two years, and if something happened to his snowboard career Seb Toots would run to the greens for a new profession. You’ll never catch him in a smart car, but you could run into him in New Zealand one month out of [...]
Episode 3 (and the final episode from tahoe). Few laps with Jye Kearney at the end of the 2011/12 season, its always fun filming with Jye, every trick is huge. Hopefully they will keep the series going in Perisher.