All posts tagged "snowboarding"

  • Countdown to Opening Day at Mammoth

    While it’s still summery in parts of California, the rest of the country has been seeing temps drop as we prepare for the start of the 2014/15 winter snowboarding season. In California, an early season storm is...

    • Posted October 28, 2014
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  • Zeal Optic’s Skiers Vs. Snowboarders

    (FROM ZEAL OPTICS) The age old battle was finally put to the test and to rest on October 16, 2014 as ZEAL Optics pitted skiers against snowboarders in a night for the ages. The night featured premieres...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • Shaun White + Rose Bowl = Snowboarding?

    It’s the last place on earth you’d expect to see the Olympic Gold Medalist snowboarding, but that’s Shaun White for you. The most decorated athlete in snowboarding history will bring a Snow and Style event to Pasadena’s...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Leanne Pelosi Snowboards Better than You!

    There are a few reasons why Whistler, BC’s Leanne Pelosi snowboards better than you. Not because she’s a girl who rips, but because her heart is just a little more into it. She was raised riding backcountry...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • How Snowboarding was ALMOST called Snurfing

    Before snowboarding came along, there was snurfing. As the story goes, Sherman Poppen was living in the Great Lakes area and developed the first surfboard type thing for the snow in the mid 1960s. He built one...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • Real Snow Backcountry on ABC

    Thanks to the World of X Games and ABC we’re getting much better programming on TV these days. Whether it’s big wave surfing on ESPN or street skating in the Dew Tour every other night, seems like...

    • Posted October 13, 2014
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  • Snowboarder Liz Daley Killed in Avalanche

    She was one of the most respected climbers and big mountain guides in the world. Liz Daley, a snowboarding outdoors enthusiast from Tacoma, Washington was descending a group of skiers and snowboarders down Cerro Vespignani, a 7,000-foot...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • GoPro To Re-Revolutionize With New “Hero 4”

    Just when you thought the GoPro Hero 3 couldn’t be any cooler, or take even radder photos, out comes a new camera by the action sport camera company: The GoPro Hero4. Available in Black and Silver editions,...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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  • Johnny O’Connor Wins Hot Dawgs and Hand Rails Event at Bear Mountain

    After an epic day of riding and celebrating the official kick-off to our winter season, The 11th Annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails is officially a wrap. Changing the game with a totally unique setup in comparison...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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  • Nike Drops Snowboarding Program

    Nike’s tried it all. Surf, snow and skate. First Nike got into the world of surfing and drummed up one of the most badass surf teams in the world. They sponsored pro events, kicked down millions in...

    • Posted September 26, 2014
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