Snowboarding will never stop progressing and some of the tricks thrown in Winter 2016/17 blew our minds. Here is our top 5.
The FIS has always had a long and volatile battle with Snowboarding. One man looking to change that is FIS assistant race director Roby Morssi. We talked to Roby to talk about long standing feuds, FIS plans for the future, The Olympics, drugs, Terje’s boycott, Fuck Fis stickers and much more.
We headed over to Axam Lizum to try out the new Burton Step On Binding system. Will we be strapping in or stepping on in the future? Find out what we thought of this much debated system.
Horsefeathers has been in business since 1989 and in recent years the brand has been growing from strength to strength. We wanted to find out more on Horsefeathers long snowboarding heritage, from the early beginnings, up to the present day and plans for the future.
Glue was released this week and already the film has been hailed by some as the best movie of the year. Glue isn’t your typical snowboard flick and we wanted to discover more from Christian Haller about both the background and making of Glue. Find out from more from the man himself as he talks to Theo Acworth.
Winter literally arrives next weekend in Europe and coincidently Horsefeathers have just dropped their new collection for 2016/17. Make sure you are dressed appropriately for the new season.
Afterbang might be from 2002 but it still gets massive playtime at Pyramid HQ. One of the favourite parts has to be Texas’s finest Travis Parker. With a mixture of comedy, unique tricks, all tied together with bundles of style.
Scotty Whitlake’s part in Happy Hour really stood out. With huge handrails, punk outerwear and that horrific knuckle slam. Add in some oi punk soundtrack and you have all the makings of a legendary part.
Mikkel Bang, Luke Mitrani and Frederik Austbo put the dreams of many aspiring pro snowboarders to sleep as they blitzed their shared part from Standard Films’s 2003 release “White Balance” All of these riders have gone on to big things for for many they are best remembered as these mischievous scamps.
The Hotzone Hintertux Opening is the the best way to celebrate the official start of the European winter season. This year the Opening kicks off on the 30 Sept which is only 6 weeks away. We will be there and so should you, check the article for all the details.