Rangeley Mainer, Alex Rodway, has broken out from his roots as a Saddleback mountain grom. As any riding growing up in the high Northeast can attest too, this is not easy. Alex made moves and has progressed to become a K2 sponsored rider, living in the western US. I met Alex years ago while visiting […]
This TWS video series produced by the Huffman brothers, was created a expose low production handmade snowboards. As a part of the Snow Craft video series, the second episode featured here, highlights two Japanese snowboard shapers. Taking snow riding back to it’s roots, these craftsman create boards that favor the type of terrain and ethos […]
Jake Levine, a familiar face at Sugarloaf in the mid to late nineties and early two thousands, has continued on in the snowboard industry having left Maine many years ago. He was recnetly featured in a Malakye Spotlight for his snowboard coaching program in Utah called Team Utah. Founded in 2009 by Jake, now acting as head coach, this […]
The 2012 Transworld Snowboarding Team Shoot Out is going on right now on the Transworld site. Check four killer videos, cover photos and image galleries created by the Burton AK, Nike, Oakley and Special Blend teams. Vote Now > Shootout Breakdown • Each team must shoot over 10 consecutive days in the month of April. […]
Found this news channel story about the A-Rob tribute going down at Tailgate AK this year. Gee, definitely feel like I’m missing out by sitting is Portland right now.
This is a Freeskier.com skier profile video. It’s always sweet watching Dylan ski and this edit has some great shots that follow his travels from last season.
Transworld Snowboarding posted a top 10 list of their most watched TWS blog post videos from 2011. I have embedded the top 7 videos here and posted them in decending order starting with the most watched. Number 1, above: Mark McMorris Backside Triple Cork 1440 Number 2: The Art of Flight Teaser Number 3: The […]
This year was the 5th annual Dirksen Derby, a foundraiser held by Josh Dirksen in Bend at Mt.Bachelor. Prime powder conditions at mt.Hood in years past has kept me from attending this event but this year’s rock hard, thin snowpack, left me with no excuses. Tara, Kelso and I drove to Bend for what is […]