Windells: Session 4
From the sunny slopes of Mt. Hood, OR comes another Windell's webisode, chronicling the hijinks of the Faction crew and the talents of some amazing campers and counselors. Trampoline time, dry ground ski running races, and general on-mountain shenanigans compliment some incredible skiing. Looks like they're doing some damn fine teaching up there.
La Familia's "Going for Gold"
La Familia's 2014 film "Going For Gold" is packed with heavyweights, a fast-running looks at some of the best athletes in the game, including Tanner Hall, Ahmet Dadali and Mike Hornbeck, to name a few. If you miss winter and have a half-hour, this will make you miss winter more.
Throwback Thursday: Dick Barrymore and the Origins of Hot Dog Skiing
In the halls of ski media, filmmaker Dick Barrymore belongs alongside legends like Warren Miller, John Jay and Greg Stump. In his movie "The Golden Years of Ski Films," he tells the story of the origins of hot dog skiing and the birth of freestyle. Much respect.
Fresh Tracks: Teton Gravity Research's "Paradise Waits"
Following their award-winning 2014 "Almost Ablaze," TSKJ print media-partner Teton Gravity Research is proud to announce the upcoming release of "Paradise Waits," a ski movie about the tumultuous search for winter's glories. Through the highs and lows of an often-dismal winter, the TGR crew knows one thing: that at the end of the journey lies paradise.
"Places to Go: A Jim Harris Story" -- Official Trailer
Writer, photographer, artist and general adventurer Jim Harris has spent his life capturing images from around the globe. Last year, however, Jim suffered a crash and spinal cord injury that left his ability to walk in doubt. Now, less than a year later, he's not only walking, but continuing his reputation as an adventurer extraordinaire. "Places to Go: A Jim Harris Story" is a short film capturing a remarkable will and the power of determination.
The Mt. Baker Bowl: A Community Art Project in Glacier, WA
It's taken some long years and multiple attempts, but the Coal Pad "skatepark" in Glacier, WA has finally become a full-fledged shred spot, thanks to fundraising efforts by locals and local companies alike. Snowboard legends Jamie Lynn and Mike Cummins tell the tale in frequency: The Snowboarder's Journal's newest web exclusive.
Momentum Ski Camps: Session 3
Despite record temperatures across North America, some skiers are still living the dream. This includes the lucky denizens of Momentum Ski Camps at Whistler Blackcomb, BC. The jumps are perfect, the snow slushy and fast, and the tricks are going down, with some of the best pros in the business as coaches. Oh, and don't forget the mogul lines. Those are all-time as well.