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Snowboarder Frank Bourgeois wins Real Snow 2017 gold and Fan Favorite; video

Over the weekend, Canadian snowboarder Frank Bourgeois took home gold for the X Games Real Snow 2017 video contest, after a panel of judges including the likes of Eddie Wall, Jack Mitrani, JP Walker and Jeremy Jones voted that his part...Show More Summary

World Champ Sammy Luebke Part One

Jones Snowboards spins it like this: With a big bag of tricks and a buttery smooth style, it’s a true pleasure to watch Sammy Luebke rip down a mountain. Sammy lights up any slope he touches, always choosing fluid, powerful lines. His skills are unmatched on the Freeride World Tour the past two seasons. Sammy […]

Mark McMorris Threes Into The Trees

Mark McMorris was sent another setback while filming with his brother Craig in the Whistler backcountry on Saturday, March 25, 2017, according to a story on the CBC. Craig McMorris said the group was jumping off a feature in the backcountry onto a landing area at a high rate of speed and from considerable height. “There was fog […]

Despite injuries, Mark McMorris named to Canada Olympic team

On Tuesday, just days after suffering serious injuries that required his hospitalization while filming in the British Columbia, Mark McMorris was named as one of two snowboarders given a provisional nomination onto Team Canada for the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics in a statement released by Canada Snowboard. Show More Summary

Pro snowboarder Mark McMorris hospitalized after backcountry crash

On Saturday, Canadian Olympic snowboarder and 14-time X Games medalist Mark McMorris was injured while snowboarding in the backcountry near Whistler in British Columbia, as reported by TSN. According to a press release by Canada Snowboard,...Show More Summary

This is one of the most original snow sports contests in the world

The six-day Suzuki Nine Royals contest begins Monday at the Watles resort in Italy, giving ski and snowboard fans a chance to take in one of the most original snow sports competitions in the world. The event rounds up the top snowboarders and skiers in the world for a week-long session. Show More Summary

Northeast ski resorts are all-time after Winter Storm Stella

Winter Storm Stella rolled through the East Coast earlier this week, delivering tons of snow as well as epic surf throughout the Northeast. RELATED: Approaching Amtrak train engulfs waiting passengers in snow; video Now that the last...Show More Summary

5 of the best resorts for spring snowboarding

It’s pretty much spring, which means soft snow, the occasional powder day and plenty of park riding. Spring snowboarding is a time-honored tradition; sunny March, April and sometimes (if we’re lucky) May can often deliver the best days of the season. Show More Summary

Pro snowboarder Spencer O’Brien overcomes odds of early arthritis

Fresh off a third-place finish in the 2017 Burton U.S. Open slopestyle competition, Olympian and five-time X Games medalist Spencer O’Brien is arguably one of the sport’s most progressive and talented riders. But that’s the stuff of headlines. Show More Summary

The coolest happenings around the country this St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday this year, which means the Monday-to-Friday nine-to-five crew won’t have to cut the party short this weekend (although Sunday will likely see record sales of tomato juice). If you’re interested inShow More Summary

Real Snow 2017 returns with 6 new urban snowboarding edits; video

On Wednesday, X Games unveiled six brand new urban snowboarding edits for the 2017 edition of its Real Snow video competition: Six of the world’s sickest urban snowboarders will release brand new, never-before-seen edits this afternoon!...Show More Summary

Take A Oslo Bench Boys

Krush Kulesza and the Snowboy Productions crew threw down a little bench session in Oslo, Norway. If you’re into that kind of sliding, spinning, sprocking, and hopping, please press play.

Galloping moose at Breckenridge Ski Resort startles snowboarder; video

A Denver snowboarder captured video of the moment a galloping moose ran past her on the slopes at the Breckenridge Ski Resort Friday morning: Cheri Luther was snowboarding Friday at Breckenridge with her friend Amy Loofa on the Wirepatch...Show More Summary

Who knew Marcus Kleveland was also a badass skier?

Marcus Kleveland is undoubtedly one of the best snowboarders in the world. Kleveland took gold in the Snowboard Men’s Slopestyle Final and silver in the Men’s Snowboard Big Air Final at X Games Aspen 2017. And at only 17 years old, he’s just getting started. Show More Summary

Check out this new ski resort built out of reused shipping containers

A new ski hotel located in the Caucasus Mountains has taken a unique approach to promoting eco-friendly practices by erecting a towering new ski and yoga resort made entirely out reused shipping containers. The Quadrum Ski and Yoga Resort...Show More Summary

Quiksilver Now Owned By Boardriders, Inc.

Today (March 8, 2017) the corporation formerly known as Quiksilver has officially changed its name to Boardriders, Inc.  “The renaming of our company signifies the beginning of a new day at Boardriders. Our teams around the world have been building our resurgence brick-by-brick. Their passion and tireless execution, along with the loyalty of our customers, […]

An ode to Powder Mountain: A world-class, throwback resort

People love to look back on their past through rose-colored lenses. We tend to steep old memories in sepia-toned nostalgia instead of seeing them for what they were and realizing that, ultimately, with time comes progress. RELATED: The...Show More Summary

Kim & White Win 2017 Burton U.S. Open

It’s still going. Large crowds still show up at the bottom of the halfpipe and Chloe Kim and Shaun White are still winning the US Open of Snowboarding. In other words, not much has changed at Burton’s long running snowboard activation at Vail, Colorado. Shaun White came ready with an arsenal of tricks to defend his […]

What it’s like to be an action sports photographer; video

Erin Hogue gives us an inside look on what it’s like to live the life of an action sports photographer, in her new series, Getting the Shot. RELATED: Catching up with award-nominated photographer Erin Hogue Released last week, Episode...Show More Summary

Shaun White and Chloe Kim claim victory in US Open Halfpipe

The second day of finals at the Burton Us Open of Snowboarding kicked off this morning in Vail, Colorado. After an exciting day of competition in both the men’s and women’s slopestyle finals on Friday, Saturday looked to be even more exciting with the men’s and women’s halfpipe finals taking center stage. Show More Summary

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