There have been few–if any–skiers that have touched as many people and influenced the sport as much as Shane McConkey. The man was both a legend as an athlete and a wonderful counterstrike against the seriousness of the ski industry–his Saucer Boy persona became a beloved cult icon, his innovation in rocker changed the way we ski today, and his general awesomeness as a human being made the entire ski world smile and made being on skis that much more fun. This tribute from Matchstick Productions is incredible, and you can watch four of his classic segments for free here. We miss you Shane.
And now for Saucer Boy: