Hans and Nils Mindnich are official on the Salomon Snowboards AM program. Which appears to be a good deal for everyone. Here’s what Salomon says: Hans and Nils Mindnich happen to be brothers, but they also happen to be two of the most stylish up and coming snowboarders out there right now. When these guys […]
Fifty Places to Ski & Snowboard Before You Die is the newest offering by Chris Santella the author of nine other 'Fifty Places to....' books. Santella's experiences and successes with the other 'Fifty Places' books is what makes this skiing tour book work.... Read Full Post
Have to say we cannot disagree with Whitelines when they said: Jamie, Jamie, Jamie, what were you thinking? All we can say is we hope the money was decent, because this has to be the most cringe worthy advert involving snowboarding we’ve ever seen. Sometimes it’s just better to keep total and complete control over […]
This coming weekend we're down to just two ski shows, but they are good ones and if you are in the San Jose or Las Vegas area you definitely want to check one of these out for big resort giveaways, brand specials and destination vacation specials and drawings.... Read Full Post
Signal Snowboards founder Dave Lee is reportedly helping peer-to-peer bike rental site Spinlister.com on a new venture to promote peer-to-peer snowboard rentals and sharing called Spinlister.com/Snow. ”I love sharing, that’s what life...Show More Summary
Former intermountain sales rep TJ Bottom has been named North American Director of Sales of Zeal Optics. “As a small brand, ZEAL is a family, and I am pleased to promote from within to fill this key role with a member of our team,” said ZEAL President John Sanchez. “TJ’s talents, connections, and drive are […]
There's a lot of good things coming out of the DPS headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, and not the least of which is that in January 2013 they opened a state-of-the-art factory right on there on the Wasatch Front.... Read Full Post
The cost of ski clothing can vary even more than that of skis or boots. If you're lucky, you can snag a ski jacket on sale for nearly half its retail price, or you can opt to shop for high-end ski wear at a luxury resort boutique.... Read Full Post
There weren't a lot of surprises in the Men's Audi FIS World Cup Slalom at Levi, Finland. Last year's FIS Slalom champion Marcel Hirscher of Austria continued his podium streak winning by.62 seconds over fellow countryman Mario Matt, with Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway third.... Read Full Post
Mikaela Shiffrin of Eagle-Vail, CO, has won the opening Audi FIS World Cup Slalom at Levi, Finland by more than a full second. Shiffrin, led both runs to take the top spot with last year's winner Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany finishing second, and Tina Maze of Slovenia, the 2013 Overall World Cup titlist in third.... Read Full Post
With the snow certification at Levi, Finland in place and a favorable weather forecast through the weekend it's just a matter of counting down until the first slalom race of the 2014 Audi FIS World Cup racing season.... Read Full Po...
Right. You’ve already seen Eric “@ejackshreds” Jackson’s full part in Naturally, but we just blasted it to the big screen with our Google Chromecast and it looked all shiny and new again. You should try it, too. And turn it up.
The Snow Industries America has placed their business-to-business resources online at a special website called SnowSportsB2B.org. Hard to believe all this info wasn’t already online, but it is nice of SIA to join the web revolution,Show More Summary
Burton Snowboards continues on their “put a rapper on it” program with a new partnership with Pharrell Williams and Bionic Yarn. Featuring unique Peruvian-inspired designs, bright primary colors and vintage stripes, the new collection...Show More Summary
This weekend, Levi, Finland, will be host to the first Audi FIS World Cup Slalom competition of the 2014 race season, and this little town 170 kilometers north of the Arctic circle knows how to put on a good time.... Read Full Post
The Boston Ski and Snowboard EXPO is the big show this weekend. Always a rockin' good time in Beantown with all the new skis and boots on display, and most major resorts and many smaller ones manning booths with all kinds of EXPO -only vacation deals you don't want miss out on.... Read Full Post
Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Shaun “Gold Medal” White and his thoughts on snowboarding, reproductive organs, and other topics of the day. With translation help from a “lip reader.” Never seen that before... [Link: YoBeat]
Gretchen Bleiler is now staring on her own label of a limited edition bottle of Muscle Milk. This is the first time the company has featured a female athlete on limited edition packaging. The 14 oz. bottle can be found at retail outlets throughout Colorado through the rest of the year and is available in […]
The 686 crew made it up to Mammoth on opening weekend and got a little goodness. Here’s an edit to prove it. Mike Grey, Riley Nickerson, Pat McCarthy, Sammy Luebke, Madison Eisworth, Luke Haddock, and Ryan Tarbel hit the early Mammoth rails every which way.
The Canadian Avalanche Centre (CAC) has issued an advisory stating Smartphone avalanche search applications that are marketed as avalanche rescue systems are not recommended. The CAC has found a number of issues with the technology - the main issues being compatibility and frequency range. Show More Summary