This weekend wrapped up my first experience at the Lake Louise Big Mountain Challenge and I am stoked to have been a part of this event. Using the tried and true formula of awesome skiing and a spectacular after party, Lake Louise provided a great weekend for many.
Registration is open for Wrangle The Chute at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. Yours truly will once again be taking care of all the athletes and judges. If you want in, you must impress me (which usually isn't hard).
Send me an email to email@example.com (but I don't actually work there) and we can get the registration process going.
Looks like the Red Bull Cold Rush 2011 is going off right now in Silverton, Colorado. And how could it not with clear skis, fresh pow, helicopters, and a cast of talented rippers.
Viewer Advisory: if you don't have time or money to quit your job and move to France, DON'T watch this short film by Jordan Manley.» Read More »
The Volkl NZ Freeski Open came to a spectacular close at Treble Cone Ski Area today with New Zealanders Alex Lynden (Auckland) and Janina Kuzma (Wanaka) crowned champions of The North Face Big Mountain Event.
This is Lynden’s first win in The North Face Big Mountain, while Kuzma, of Wanaka made it her sixth straight victory in a row.» Read More »
It's on... Freeskiing World Tour season! While some of you are sippin' beers and kickin it in summer mode, some rippers are already givin'er on the big mountain freeskiing scene - at stop #1 of the 2010/11 Subaru Freeskiing World Tour. (Main Image: Drew Stoeklein)» Read More »
As the wind whistled over the razor-sharp rock spires of Kirkwood’s Cirque, skiers readied their gear and nerves for the fifth stop of the Subaru Freeskiing World Tour. This is one of the most-respected steep skiing contests in the world and the venue at Kirkwood Mountain Resort has become notorious due to its steep, technical slopes and because it is permanently closed to the public.» Read More »
In case you haven't got the memo yet, the 2nd stop of the 2010 Subaru Freeskiing World Tour at Revelstoke Mountain Resort totally went off. Hard charging skiing, awesome final venues, huge airs, helicopters, and unbeatable reception from local staff and sponsors. You name it, this comp had it.» Read More »
The 2nd stop of the 2010 Freeskiing World Tour is officially underway, with Day 1 going off as smooth as can be in North Bowl on Revelstoke Mountain Resort earlier today. Clouds held off, visibility was good, and if there were any soft landings left on the resort, this was the place to find’em.» Read More »
Big mountain rippers get ready - we're getting ever closer to the North American leg of the 2010 Freeskiing World Tour behind us.» Read More »