Rocks Be Damned: April 2015 in Whistler

Rocks Be Damned: April 2015 in Whistler

Posted by: Sakeus Bankson / added: 05.13.2015 / Comments (0)

The bike park may be open at the base area, but up high at Whistler, BC winter is still in full effect...you just can't be scared of a few rocks. Teton Gravity Research Stash member and FWT competitor Martin Lentz gets buck on ice, snow and stone, proving that it may be worth keeping the skis out a bit longer. And the P-Tex. 

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Hot Chocolate Movie Project 2015 - Part Three

Hot Chocolate Movie Project 2015 - Part Three

Posted by: Sakeus Bankson / added: 05.12.2015 / Comments (0)

As far as castles go, there are few as unique (and susceptible to melting) as that in Finland's Ylläs Snow Village. Among ice wolves, crystal-clear staircases and frigid ramparts, Antti Ollila, Aleksi Patja, Miika Virkki and Eemeli Jussila find what's possibly one of the most surreal jib spots in the world for the third episode of their "Hot Chocolate" web series. Walt Disney would approve. 

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"Now!": A Ski Movie About Living in the Moment

"Now!": A Ski Movie About Living in the Moment

Posted by: Scott Johns / added: 05.12.2015 / Comments (0)

In their new movie "Now!," the German film crew Die Freireiter uses skiing rowdy lines in the colossal Himalayas to explore the concept of living in the moment. When it comes down to it, it's the reason most of us ski--to escape from ourselves, from the ups and downs of daily life. Maybe you're not in AK right now, finding your own escape, but take a lesson from the Die Freireiter and do some day-dreaming for next year.

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Pillows and Booters: The Big Picture Crew in Interior BC

Pillows and Booters: The Big Picture Crew in Interior BC

Posted by: Scott Johns / added: 05.08.2015 / Comments (0)

For the third episode of Chris Logan and Parker White's Mtn Revision series, The Big Picture crew hits interior British Columbia. Prepare to drool over dreamy pillow lines and perfect booters as these guys find the deep pow so many of us have been yearning for this past season.

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Faction Collective #S02E03: Spring in Tignes

Faction Collective #S02E03: Spring in Tignes

Posted by: Scott Johns / added: 05.08.2015 / Comments (0)

Join The Faction Collective for serious slush sessions in Tignes, Frances in "We Are The Faction Collective: #S02E03." Step ups? Yep. Rock-gap step downs? Plenty. Butters? More than a dairy farm. Backies? A train of 'em out of a pond skim. These dudes sure know how to close out a season.

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Under The Weather Ep. 2: Wet Whistler, Finding Pow in Utah, Montana and...Snowboarding?

Under The Weather Ep. 2: Wet Whistler, Finding Pow in Utah, Montana and...Snowboarding?

Posted by: Scott Johns / added: 05.05.2015 / Comments (0)

With Whistler a little too soggy, the boys from "Under the Weather" skip class and head southeast in search of the elusive winter. Doing college right, one day they're neck deep in finals, the next they're waist deep in pow in Utah and Montana. Then...snowboarding?

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XC Extreme: Spandex, Backflips and One Weird Park Session

XC Extreme: Spandex, Backflips and One Weird Park Session

Posted by: Sakeus Bankson / added: 05.05.2015 / Comments (0)

You have to be a little crazy to get into XC skiing, but you have to be full-on nuts to session a terrain park in spandex, soft boots and skate skis. A crew of Norwegians at Oslo Vinterpark, Tryvann did just that, stomping front flips and backflips, slicking rails and boosting above the lip on the hill's halfpipe. Norwegians, apparently, love their XC skis. 

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