May 15, 2009 – TETONGRAVITY.COM 2.0 (Beta) delivers a new robust user experience that will allow for User Generated Videos, Blogs, Profiles, Friends, Commenting and Ratings along with the infamous TGR Forums . The site has major upgrades to all its media delivery tools such as the video player, photo viewer and blog platform. Users of the new site can view never before seen footage, movie segments, movie trailers, and TGR’s new web series “Almost Live” and “Behind the Line.” The new site will also play host to contests and gear giveaways, as well as other unique promotional and advertising opportunities. TGR clothing, stickers and DVDs will continue to be available on the new site for purchase by the user.
On the professional athlete side, the new site will have advanced athlete profiles linking together athletes’ blogs, photos and videos. Fans are now able to communicate with athletes, view their media, and follow their exploits. They can also view and purchase their gear all in one place.
“The past few years we’ve watched traffic take off as the community has taken on a life of its own. We have become the place to go for information in the Action Sports and Snow Industry. We decided it was time to take it to the next level. The new site will enhance the user experience, amount and quality of information on the site and also focus on better delivery of the content,” says Chris Dunn, TGR’s Director of New Media.
Tetongravity.com services over 5 million page views a month. The site has over 300,000 unique visitors per month and is home to over 28,000 registered users. The Website launched in 1996, the year the company made their first film.
“We are really fired up to release the new site and let people interact with it. It is nice to get it off the ground. This is only the start of a long list of ideas we will be bringing to the table in the near future,” says Dunn.
Teton Gravity Research – TGR is one of the fastest growing brands in the action sports industry. Founded in 1996, TGR has produced 18 award winning feature length films, numerous television series for Showtime, NBC, Fox Sports, and Fuel TV, and is known for its cutting edge media and lifestyles clothing line. TGR films showcase the world’s top snowboard, ski and surf athletes including Jeremy Jones, Ian Walsh, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, and Seth Morrison. TGR is a proud member of 1% for the Planet and strongly believes in protecting the environment in which the team works and plays.
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