9 May

Last Hood Meadows Ride

Last Hood Meadows Ride

Ladd, Al Brede and I rode Meadows today, May 8th, during a limited operations late season day.  The weather play games with us, blowing, snowing, shining and melting, off and on throughout the day.  The only thing consistent was the halfpipe.  Meadows does a poor job of building booters but their pipe is the best […]

5 May

Cornfest Oregon

Cornfest Oregon

The last weekend of April and the first in May.  That weekend marked what could be the first annual Cornfest Oregon.  Joel Parker, Matt Connors and I drove three hours south on a Friday night from Portland to Sisters, Oregon.  Joel had spotted another splitboard zone during a work trip servicing a snotel site.  We […]

29 April

April Sunshine

April Sunshine

I would say it’s full-on spring here in Oregon and the park riding is prime but that’s not exactly true.  This edit is from the 18th, a 45° day riding park at Meadows.  It was a beautiful day and really fun riding with Al Brede and Joel Parker.  The only bummer about the day is […]

16 April

Chris Owen’s April Mt.Hood Trip

Chris Owen’s April Mt.Hood Trip

My good friend and Montana State roommate came out to Oregon from Minessota to extend his snowboard season.  While in college Chris Owens and I put in a lot of days on the hill together, riding Big Sky and Bridger Bowl.  It’s been five years since we made turns with one-another but it felt like […]

30 March

TEAM updEIGHT 9Mar2011

TEAM updEIGHT 9Mar2011

TEAM updEIGHT 9Mar2011 from Jamie on Vimeo.

30 March

TEAM updEIGHT Sunday River

TEAM updEIGHT Sunday River

TEAM updEIGHT at Sunday River from Jamie on Vimeo.

30 March

TEAM updEIGHT Feb2011

TEAM updEIGHT Feb2011

TEAM updEIGHT Feb2011 from Jamie on Vimeo.

14 March

Sun Valley

Sun Valley

I flew over to Sun Valley to visit Briar and Shannon during the first weekend of March.  Shannon’s parents had rented a slopeside condo for two weeks and I traveled to Idaho to visit my East Coast buddies during the start of their week long stay. Shannon’s parents are longtime Sun Valley skiers who were […]