Week In Review: Europe Gets Hammered, So Does Russian Snowblader
Smith Optics on the move! Snookie ski movie?! Soccer bad, skiing good!
All the news fit for skiing the week ending October 24, 2014.
The Trailer Park
Every single ski movie trailer of the season, parked right here for your viewing pleasure
May we present the 2014-15 Trailer Park, where every single ski movie trailer is parked in one spot. So you can kick back on this hot summer’s day, crack open a cold can, and start daydreaming about the first snowfall. Be sure to check back regularly because we’re scanning the Internet on the daily to find all the trailers as soon as they drop.
VIDEO: The Faces of Dav—The Engineer
Chris Davenport drops in to Asolo, Italy, and Salzburg, Austria, to visit the factories for Scarpa and Kastle
Chris Davenport is as methodical about his gear as he is about the lines he skis. This episode of The Faces of Dav, produced by Red Bull Media House, highlights his appreciation for the craftsmanship of building skis and boots.
Powder Poll Moments: Tom Wallisch
The three-time winner talks Powder Awards and getting back on snow
Only three men have won the Powder Reader Poll. Shane McConkey and Seth Morrison will be remembered as two of the best skiers to ever click-in. The third, Tom Wallisch, is still in the beginning stages of an already illustrious career.
The Big East Matchup Previews
Who will claim the East?
Matchup previews for the Big East division in the Ski Town Throwdown.
RAMP Hits a Homer
Park City ski company acquires rights to offer MLB team logos as topsheets
Park City-based RAMP Sports has developed a licensing deal with Major League Baseball to provide topsheets sporting the colors and logos of all 30 teams.
Salomon Freeski TV: CMH Dreamland
Mike Douglas, Cody Townsend, and Alexis Godbout head to the world's longest running heli ski operation
This winter marks 50 years since Hans Gmoser founded Canadian Mountain Holidays heli skiing in the Monashees, making CMH the longest running heli op. In this episode of Salomon Freeski TV, Mike Douglas, Cody Townsend, and Alexis Godbout pay their respects to heli skiing’s longstanding heritage.
Afterglow – The Full Film
More night, more lights, more skiing, by Sweetgrass Productions
If you saw Sweetgrass Productions’ “Lightsuit” segment, released last week, and you were left wanting more, you’re in luck. Sweetgrass gave us the full film, Afterglow, online yesterday, which includes the “Lightsuit” segment, but with more narration and more night, light, and skiing. To learn how the Sweetgrass boys pulled this innovative feat off, read a Q&A with the directors and producers.
Can The Far West Win Ski Town Throwdown III?
Of the coastal resorts, which ones have the steeps and deeps to make it past the first round of the Ski Town Throwdown?
Matchup previews for the Far West Division round one in the Ski Town Throwdown.
Best Ski Edits This Week
They're all right here and they're all really good.
The best web edits on the Internet, right here for your viewing pleasure.