Professional snowboarder, Sage Kotsenburg, is well known for developing new tricks. He won an Olympic gold medal during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games after pulling off a “1620 Japan Air Mute Grab”, a trick Kotsenburg debuted (and had actually never tried) prior to his Olympic run. For that move, he flipped through the air 4 [...]Show More Summary
It should be the height of ski season on the West Coast. But instead, pro snowboarders are finding themselves snowed out of a famous California venue that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics. The International Ski Federation’s World CupShow More Summary
Before you click into your bindings, heed the advice of Bill Fabrocini, the director of the Sports Performance Center at The Aspen Club & Spa, who has trained Olympic skiers and snowboarders for full-body fitness. He recommends three sets of exercises to whip the core, hips, and legs into shape for your most peak performance yet.
When Olympic snowboarder Ross Rebagliati tested as having a small amount of marijuana in his blood at the 1998 Japan games, his first-place finish was temporarily called into question. But THC, the main mind-altering chemical in marijuana,...Show More Summary
It was really a bad week to be a professional athlete on "The Celebrity Apprentice."The two challenges of the night, one fitness-based and the other selling wedding dresses, ended up being the downfalls for both Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson and former NFL player Terrell Owens. Show More Summary
Silje Norendal has one more really good reason to ignore you on the lift: Skullcandy headphones. The Norwegian Olympic snowboarder has just signed on with the Utah based purveyor of electronica. “It’s amazing to get to partner with a brand I love so much,” said Silje. “I’m looking forward to being part of the Skullcandy […]
Far From Home: Uganda to the Tetons follows Brolin Mawejje on his quest to become Uganda’s – and Africa’s – first Olympic snowboarder. Born in Kampala, Uganda, Brolin endured a tumultuous journey of rejection and acceptance before… The post Watch the Official Trailer for ‘Far From Home’ featuring Africa’s First Olympic Snowboarder appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Two years in the making, Far From Home Movie tells the story of Brolin Mawejje and his bout to become Africa’s first Olympic snowboarder. Born in Kampala, Uganda, Brolin’s life has been a tumultuous journey of highs and lows, rejection and acceptance. With the support of his community, Brolin is realizing his potential as an […]
Rapid VR is a new Australian-based film technology that could change the face of visual entertainment as we know it. It essentially allows filmmakers to make 360-degree movies that the viewer controls by looking in any direction they like. Show More Summary
Jamie Anderson, Olympic Gold Medalist in snowboarding, loves yoga. Like, a lot. She uses yoga as a cross training tool, for day-to-day balance, and it helps her evolve into her true self, while connecting her to a source of never-ending … The post Watch | Jamie Anderson: Snowboarder, Gold Medalist + Badass Yogi appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.
It was the 1960 Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley that introduced the world to Lake Tahoe. Snow is big here. The more of it the better. From skiing to snowboarding to tubing; if it requires snow, there?s a stretch of mountainside here where you can do it on. Show More Summary
Marijuana got Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati into trouble at the 1988 Nagano Olympics.
Snowboarding season is OVER... it's time for BIKINI season -- at least according to Team USA gold medalist Jamie Anderson... who flaunted her world-champion physique in Vegas this week. Anderson -- who won gold in the slope-style event in…
A Flourtown, Pennsylvania teen hatched a scheme to use social media to ask Olympic snowboarder Shaun White to be her prom date. He actually showed up, to her surprise, on the big night. The teen, Mount Saint Joseph Academy senior Carly...Show More Summary
Two-time Olympic snowboarding gold medalist Shaun White went to a suburban-Philadelphia prom Friday after hatching a secret plan to shock a teen who adores the extreme sports superstar, a ccording to Fox Sports. Carly Monzo of Mount St. Show More Summary
May isn’t for snowboarding — it’s for prom. Which might be why superstar Olympic snowboarder Shaun White, who never went to his own prom, crashed one on Friday at the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club in Lafayette Hill, Penn. He posted a photo of himself looking pretty dapper on Instagram before he arrived to surprise fan […]
Amy Purdy, the Olympic snowboarding champion with two prosthetic legs, already came to Season 18 of Dancing with the Stars with quite a back story. Wait until you hear her tell it through dance. On a night where were no real DancingShow More Summary
There was a time when practically every new console or games computer you bought came with a game called something like Winter Olympic Games. Cubed Snowboarding by Jared Bailey Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Price: $0.99 … Read more ›
Shaun White has had an unrivaled career as a professional snowboarder and skateboarder. He’s a two-time Olympic gold medalist and the current record holder for most gold medals and highest overall medal count at the X-Games – he’s also...Show More Summary
8 FEBRUARY 2014: SLOPESTYLE: KOTSENBURG TURNS ON THE SLOPESTYLE Sage Kotsenburg (USA) claimed the first gold medal of Sochi 2014, as snowboard slopestyle took its Olympic bow. Blue skies and sunshine provided a beautiful backdrop atShow More Summary