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Female Riders Slay The Course…

Just when you thought there wasn’t anything left to show from the 2014 Nine Queens Comp in Lovigno, Italy…they drop another sneakpeek. These ladies killed the castle and this may be the most stoked out edit yet. Be on the lookout for insane tricks, one giant transfer, Minnesota native Keri Herman’s cork-9 (STOMPED!!!), and Wayne’s World-esque extreme close ups! Dear Lord, how we wish we were there! Read More

Gnartography goes off with a bang!

From November 18th to January 17th, hundreds of teams from around the United States submitted  photos for the first inaugural Gnartoraphy contest hosted by Rossignol Snowboards, The-House.com, Arkade Snowboarding and Park City Mountain Resort. The amateur teams composed of one photographer and open rider where  pitted against each other in a multi-level online competition to get to the final 3. This was a one of it’s kind competition and the results were phenomenal. The top 3 teams arrived at Rossignol Headquarters in Park City, Utah on April 3rd and had 3 days of riding and shooting to walk away with the winning photograph.  Each team received a brand new 2015 board and bindings courtesy of Rossignol Snowboards, and a new outerwear kit courtesy of The-House.com and after they chose their weapons the battle was on. There were no limits on where the teams could shoot at the mountain and they defiantly got creative utilizing the vast terrain the Park City Mountain Resort offers.

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Chairlift Cable Slide – Insane

Chairlift Cable Slide

What would possess a human to do at Chairlift Cable Slide?  There have been a few snowboarders that have gapped up to a cable, but parachuting onto a cable, come on.  There isn’t much known about this Chairlift Cable Slide video besides the Vimeo stats, the Volkl Skis, and the name of the rider (Valentin Delluc).  What ever you’re doing Valentin keep doing it. Read More

Mix Master Mike – EVERY THIRD THURSDAY

The dudes at signal have made some pretty amazing things that slide sideways on the snow. The Crew created a 100% rideable snowboard that has a 100% working turntable and mixer. We are not left speechless often as we are so “jaded”, but this series is always one that we watch in awe. In this episode of every third thursday they they put the” in awe, in AWEsome.”Go on record and off the charts to produce one of the most insane “snowboards” of all time. With the help of artist, visionary and self proclaimed “Wienaissance man” Mark Paul Deren AKA Madsteez and the ultimate Hip Hop LEGEND, repeat, THE LEGEND, MIX MASTER MIKE the DJ of the Beastie Boys.

This is one board that you will want to scratch the hell out of and wawa to fakie on. I’m also curious to know if there are any DJ terms that translate into snowboard terms OR could be made into tricks? If so, please let us know in the comments section and we will maybe have one of our athletes perform that trick for you!

Nine Knights Highlights Video

Wow, just wow.  There isn’t really much I can say about the epiciness of this entire Nine Knights highlights video beyond giving props to Jesper Tjäder for his insane double backflip (you know which one). Read More