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11th Annual Hot Dawgs & Hand Rails

The Southern California shred season always gets kicked off just right with Bear Mountain’s Annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails event. This year the 11th annual edition goes down on Saturday, September 27, 2014 and the crew that will be bucking is stacked. Check it: Yuma Abe, Dylan Alito, Jaeger Bailey, Madison Blackley, Cody Boan, […]

Volcom’s Mr. Plant Hits The Road

Volcom’s latest snowboarding marketing and promotional video is called Mr. Plant. It features: Pat Moore, Curtis Ciszek, Scott Blum, Bryan Iguchi, Seth Huot, Jamie Lynn, Zach Normandin, Elena Hight, Hunter Wood, Mike Rav, Terje Haakonsen, Arthur Longo, Jake Welch, and friends. It’s raw and fast and tasty as usual. For a complete premiere tour listing […]

World Industries Sold To Golden Viking

World Industries continues its zombie brand march through the industry with the announcement today (September 10, 2014) that all its assets and trademarks have been purchased from Seven Wells LLC by the Kent, Washington based Golden Viking Sports for an undisclosed amount. Golden Viking currently markets and distributes footwear brands like Diadora and Hot Wheels, […]

Park City Told To Ante Up $17.5 Million

Our friends at Yobeat.com (who apparently still follow the snowboarding resort business world) pointed out this morning that a judge in the Park City vs. Talisker legal battle has decided that Park City must post a bond of $17.5 million by September 12, 2014 if it expects to operate the lifts on Talisker’s land this […]

A Blizzard Of Winter Product Print Guides

We won’t really mention much more than to say it’s been really, really hot lately. So hot that we’re forced to spend most of our afternoons in search of air-conditioned and/or shady wet spaces. Yesterday, our hunt took us to a Barnes & Noble where, to our surprise, they still have a very large and […]

The Leines Brothers Have Nothing To Prove

When Celtek founders Bjorn and Erik Leines decided to make a snowboard movie they wanted to do something different. Instead of rider parts you’ll uncover what riding is like in two distinctive locations; Minnesota / The Midwest and UT / The Rocky Mountains. Nothing to Prove will show you what it’s like to ride with […]

Vans Apré Shred Mountain Edition

Vans have always been our number one choice for after riding activities, but we can’t say our feet always stayed warm and dry. In fact, we’ve frozen our feet for fashion many times. That’s why it’s nice to see this new line of Vans Mountain Edition Sk8-His and Eras that have been winterized for our […]

Take A Ride On Heavy Mental

Absinthe Films is hitting the Euro road with their new film Heavymental. During September and October they’ll be in 20 countries. Click the link for all the dates and times. In the meantime here a little clip featuring Victor de le Rue, Bode Merrill, Mat Schaer and Ozzy Henning mixed in with some party party […]

Glampster Shredfest At Mt. Hood

In the spirit of telling you things way too late for you to join in the fun we present a Zumiez + Airblaster colab camping/snowboarding event at Mt. Hood beginning July 21, 2014 (starts next Monday). It’s called the Glampster Shredfest. For all the late, late details, follow the jump or click the link.Zumiez Presents, […]

Get More Of This Nightmare At Block Festival

Snot rockets, smoking, snowboards, and a VO by the one an only Winnebago Guy. It’s a total Nightmare Established Forever featuring Josh Carreola, Sean Murphy, Sean Brady, Ryan McCoy, Jade Phelan, Tj Gillette, Matt Caughlin, Josh Boeser, Moses, John Myre, Alex Malik, Stu Wozniak, Eric Gronneberg, Clayton York, and Sheldon Daley. To see the premiere […]

Brad Jacobs's Olympic ring found by RCMP, 1 in custody

RCMP have recovered the Sochi Olympic ring belonging to curler Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., a week after it was stolen from the Alberta motel room where he was staying for a charity golf tournament.

Brad Jacobs's Olympic curling ring stolen

One of Canada’s Olympic champions is missing his Sochi 2014 championship ring after a hotel heist in central Alberta.

Brad Jacobs's Olympic curling ring stolen

A member of the Canadian men's curling team that won gold at the Sochi 2014 Olympics has had his champion ring stolen. Mounties say the ring belonging to Brad Jacobs was stolen from a motel room in Boyle, Alta., on either June 20 or June 21.

Cheryl Bernard retires from curling

Cheryl Bernard is retiring from competitive curling, a career that included four appearances at the Canadian championships and a silver medal at the 2010 Olympics.

Give Rad Dads & Grads The Gift Of Frequency

Know a rad dad or grad who still likes holding the printed page in their hand? Or maybe one who likes flipping through a digital mag on an iPad? If so, there’s no better snowboarding publication than Frequency: The Snowboarder’s Journal. Available as a collectible, coffee-table quality print edition as well as in a digital […]

Robert “Sticky” Shaw At AR4T

Join the Artists Republic 4 Tomorrow at 6 PM on the evening of Saturday June 7, 2014 as they kick off Robert “Sticky” Shaw’s We’re Gonna Miss You. The show also features guest artists Valient Himself, Tyler Wolf, Lauren Over, ODXT, Paige Smith and Timothy Karpinski, and a special live musical guest (you thinking what […]

Summer Is Not The Off-Season

We often fall into the same trap. Snowboarding season ends and we forget about it until the next fall when the snow starts to fall and reminds us of our favorite pastime.... Read Full Post

Summer Fun at Ski Resorts

When you are planning your family summer outings and looking for things to do, places to hike or mountain bike, don't forget your favorite ski resort. Make it a point to check out all the summer activities available at ski resorts as you may be pleasantly surprised at all the features many resorts offer during the summer and early fall seasons.... Read Full Post

Olympic champion Martin named to Canadian Curling Hall of Fame

Kevin Martin, one of the most successful skips in Canadian curling history, will be inducted into the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame later this year.

USSA Outsources Tour Sponsorship Sales

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association announced today that they have outsourced the sales of its “property and intellectual rights within the USSA portfolio, notably U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing events in the Sprint U.S. Grand...Show More Summary

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