With the new NASA inspired U.S. Olympic snowboard team uniforms for 2018, here is a brief history of all the U.S. Olympic snowboard team uniforms. The post A brief history of the US Olympic snowboard team uniforms appeared first on GrindTV.com.
For its Winter 2017 event, Dew Tour has announced for the first time the addition of a men's and women's World Para Snowboard competition. The post Dew Tour announces addition of World Para Snowboard competition to winter event appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Former Transworld Snowboarding Managing Editor, Dew Tour Content Director and all-around amazing human Gerhard Gross and his family could use a little help from the action sports community right now. Here’s the story: Last Christmas, Gerhard was given 12 months to live with stage 4 stomach cancer — a devastating diagnosis only 4% of people survive. Determined […]
In these times you never know when you’ll need to spend the night in a snowdrift. And 686 has a jacket that could very well help you make it through the night. 686 founder Michael Akira West explains exactly what the Gore-Tex Smartie 3-in-1 Weapon jacket is all about. For the details, follow the jump. […]
Here’s the first chair proof. And by the size of that Mammoth line, we’re guessing these four had to camp out to get it. From other photos we’ve seen coverage is a little thin, but but there are a few “features” in the park so what more do you need.
Tickets are going on sale 10 AM EST on November 15, 2017 for Minus Zero winter sport and music festival April 6, 7 & 8, 2018, at Mount Snow, Vermont Last year, a sold-out crowd of thousands hit the slopes and partied at MINUS ZERO, which featured over three stages of music featuring over 50 top international […]
Here is a list of collective pass alternatives to Vail's Epic Pass, sure to make your turns a little sweeter this ski season. The post The best multi-resort ski passes for the 2017-18 season appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Stop us if we’d said this before, but we’d put Boa on all our shoes just to get rid of bulky, unsightly laces. That’s part of the reason why Vans’ new Verse snowboard boots look so good. Offering extensive technical range and precision across two different lacing zones, the Verse is formulated with the Boa® […]
Gnu and Airblaster have teamed up to create a vibrant collection that includes men’s and women’s ninja suit baselayers, waterproof/breathable Freedom Suits, a Ninja Mask, winter parkas, waterproof sweatpants and a Gnu Snowboard. What else do you really need this winter? For all the details, click the link. [Link: Airblaster]
Torstein Horgmo officially announced his departure from competitive snowboarding in his latest video blog. The post Torstein Horgmo retires from competitive snowboarding, including 2018 Olympics appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Some have prioritized sustainability, others ridable features, but each home is unique in its purpose and materials. The post Chill Zone: 3 snowboarders’ custom mountain abodes appeared first on GrindTV.com.
The competition jacket and pant are of a liquid metal look made with an exclusive iridescent silver fabric coated in fine aluminum. The post Burton unveils uniforms for 2018 US Olympic Snowboard Team appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Burton just launched their new 2018 Team USA Snowboarding uniforms inspired by NASA. Jake Burton, not always the biggest fan of snowboard team uniforms, has been very honored to outfit the team for the last four Olympics. Here is his explanation. “The sport of snowboarding is neither nationalistic nor team-oriented in nature; however, all of that […]
On Wednesday night, Burton Snowboards unveiled the uniforms that will be worn by the U.S. Snowboard Team at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, at its flagship store in Manhattan. Company founder and chairman, Jake Burton was...Show More Summary
The mountains evoke images of lean, chiseled, hardy hunks who crunch couloirs for breakfast. After all, for many years, mountain air was considered an apt cure for any disease. Sure, you’ll be gulping up clean air by the lungful and these days, on any slopes, you’ll have a plethora of eye-candy, simply oozing swag. Show More Summary
To celebrate “100 Days to go” before the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeonChang, the FIS has released the mock-ups for the upcoming snowboard slopestyle course. The post 2018 Winter Olympic Snowboarding Slopestyle Course Plans Revealed appeared first on GrindTV.com.
There is something mesmerizing about a laid back soul carve. Borrowed from our surfing forefathers, an arching turn can look as cool as the most progressive trick and be perfected anywhere in the world from the wide open powder fields of Alaska to the corduroy groomers of Vermont. Show More Summary
TransWorld SNOWboarding's 2017 feature film, Arcadia, was honored this past weekend at the 10th annual iF3 Movie Awards, winning Movie of the Year and more. The post TransWorld SNOWboarding’s ‘Arcadia’ wins Film of the Year at 2017 iF3 Movie Awards appeared first on GrindTV.com.
In the 1990s when most of the major snowboard companies quit making Alpine race snowboards, one person stepped in and made boards for nearly everyone who still ran gates. His name was Chris Prior and the boards were Prior Snowboards. In later years, his namesake company came to make much more than race boards. Sadly, the […]
If you want to elevate your mobile slumber scenario beyond a sleeping pad on your damp truck bed and add some welcome storage below—cheap and on the fly—this should do the trick. The post How to convert a truck bed into an actual bed appeared first on GrindTV.com.