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  1. Correct me if I'm wrong, but the tunnel thickness...

    Correct me if I'm wrong, but the tunnel thickness is exactly the same on the Summit XM model as the Freeride model, from what the website indicates and what I have seen first hand and what the local...
  2. I know you will never see a return on modding or...

    I know you will never see a return on modding or upgrading a sled, but there are things that need to be done to these machines to ensure they survive even 1 winter intact. (ie: tunnel stiffeners,...
  3. So much sadness and loss for one day. First...

    So much sadness and loss for one day. First finding out JP and Andreas were gone, then Liz too... too much to comprehend. Hope they're all skiing pow in heaven. Rest in Peace Liz Daley... I always...
  4. FYI, tunnel is the same thickness on a freeride...

    FYI, tunnel is the same thickness on a freeride as a summit. Same with the S-module, the only difference is 2 minor braces that attach A-arms to S-module. Freeride is wider running boards, different...
  5. Technology stays the same for 3-4 years, they...

    Technology stays the same for 3-4 years, they just like to make you think it's new and shiny. ;) You can get the t motion upgrade kit for a couple hundred bucks to make your 2010-2013 the same as a...
  6. Someone just posted this on the Whistler buy and...

    Someone just posted this on the Whistler buy and sell.. pretty good deal!

    Danny Mills‎Whistler Buy and Sell
    18 hrs ·

    2012 summit x etec 800
    Bumper to bumper warranty until nov 30 2014....
  7. Buy used with engine warranty, or used with a...

    Buy used with engine warranty, or used with a brand new warranty, or else buy new with warranty. You do NOT want something without warranty or without a new engine. 2-stroke engines are good for...
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    PURE - A Shades of Winter film

    Teaser just dropped today! Check it out, a film by Sandra Lahnsteiner/Beech Studios!

    http://www.redbull.com/en/snow/stories/1331677492665/teaser-of-freeski-film-pure


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    New garbo sections, love it? Hate it? Loving the...

    New garbo sections, love it? Hate it? Loving the new berm turns on lower FT, but holy crap... those new jump take-offs/knuckles at the bottom of lower FT/the jump before the bridge drop, yikes!...
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    Bikes bikes bikes! Some fun on local valley...

    Bikes bikes bikes! Some fun on local valley trails this weekend with my doggle. Sorry for overstoked-ness on being let out of the lecture hall on the weekend. Being cooped up indoors all week is...
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    GLC2 drop delivered today from the patio. So many...

    GLC2 drop delivered today from the patio. So many people rolling into the first berm hip take off with nowhere near enough speed, and then had their rear tires clip the 2nd "drop" lip (if you can...
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    Standard issue Whistler bike porn from last...

    Standard issue Whistler bike porn from last weekend.

    https://scontent-a-lax.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/t1.0-9/10385282_639095516172890_4705657704765618562_n.jpg
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    Pretty brutal huh? Bikes get stolen... bikes...

    Pretty brutal huh? Bikes get stolen... bikes appear for sale on Pinkbike hours later, all for sale from the same user. No idea how people get away with that.

    In other news.... biking is pretty...
  14. Chirping about that location leads to a paddlin'....

    Chirping about that location leads to a paddlin'. ;)

    https://scontent-b-sea.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/t1.0-9/1959591_608214539260988_2008617804_n.jpg
  15. Wow, with how strict the laws are on...

    Wow, with how strict the laws are on dealing/drugs thanks to harper how is she not in jail after that? Some error in handling the case/evidence? Last I checked you got more jail time for dealing weed...
  16. Photos from Feb 25th. Lots of widespread...

    Photos from Feb 25th. Lots of widespread avalanche activity out there all over the place, North facing, South facing, Alpine, Treeline... hope everyone made smart conservative terrain choices out...
  17. My face hurts :( https://vimeo.com/87369335

    My face hurts :(


    https://vimeo.com/87369335
  18. Today did not disappoint. ...

    Today did not disappoint.

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t31/1598644_595040597245049_1463054047_o.jpg
  19. Talk to Route 99 Motorsports ( Pemberton ) and...

    Talk to Route 99 Motorsports ( Pemberton ) and Toybox storage (Pemberton )

    http://www.toyboxselfstorage.com/index.php?p=1_2_Location
  20. Hey guys! I realize this is a shameless plug,...

    Hey guys!

    I realize this is a shameless plug, but I thought it might be worth asking regardless. A few weeks ago during those crappy no sun/no light/icy days I went up skiing with my friend and...
  21. Thank you everyone for your kind words, it truly...

    Thank you everyone for your kind words, it truly means a lot.

    As a girl embarking on a journey with this sport I was constantly told I couldn't come because I was a girl and would just slow the...
  22. I bought a snowmobile for ski access, somehow fell in love with sledding...

    This is the end result, 6 years later. A lot of self-filming with tripods and a very steep learning curve!


    https://vimeo.com/87055046
  23. Today was super deep up cougar, my friend Vera...

    Today was super deep up cougar, my friend Vera and I broke trail to the alpine and we were not disappointed!


    https://vimeo.com/86803733

    I dug a pit at 1900m S facing slope @30 degrees, got...
  24. Stoked to hear it! How was stability? Hehe, the...

    Stoked to hear it! How was stability? Hehe, the things I want to schralp most people aren't after luckily! :D
  25. Today's 12cm's did not disappoint. This is a...

    Today's 12cm's did not disappoint. This is a gopro screen capture taken at 3pm this afternoon. Loving the lack of crowds mid-week. Waiting for stability to improve before going brapping. Loving the...
  26. Looks like Hawaiian punch time... ...

    Looks like Hawaiian punch time...

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/t1/1690342_10202359569344120_1891392315_n.jpg

    Facets, surface hoars from 10+ days at -20C and now some...
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    Not all the boarders dislike the course, the top...

    Not all the boarders dislike the course, the top contenders seem quite stoked on it.

    The Olympics aren't like the X Games, there are quite a few athletes at Sochi whom probably don't get to ride...
  28. Isn't amazon opening a giant office in Vancouver?

    Isn't amazon opening a giant office in Vancouver?
  29. Ding ding ding... a certain company owes me a few...

    Ding ding ding... a certain company owes me a few thousand dollars in contract stipulated pay from 2-3 years ago and hasn't yet. :(

    But yeah, 1622 posts and 5+ years on this forum - definitely a...
  30. Atomic Skis, Boots, bindings new $used for sale. Automatic Blog Atlas BenchetlerTracker 16 STH16 - SOLD

    Atomic Skis, Boots, bindings new $used for sale. Automatic Blog Atlas BenchetlerTracker 16 STH16

    Atomic gear for sale!

    Skis:

    192 Atlas 2011 with STH 9-16 (MSRP $695 for ski) - $450 or $300...
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    I believe it! Pehota is a total badass. It was...

    I believe it! Pehota is a total badass. It was probably late in the spring when it was the lowest angle of approach and hero climbing snow.. on a super deep pow day early season it probably wouldn't...
  32. Given how that random deceased US lawyer's wife...

    Given how that random deceased US lawyer's wife is trying to sue his "buddy" who was supposed to have eyes on him before he died of a heart attack in a tree well while heli-skiing at a Canadian...
  33. Gas is 20c a liter more here in Whistler than...

    Gas is 20c a liter more here in Whistler than anywhere else in the province save Vancouver and the Island (GVA has 18-20c in metro gas tax, Squam/Whistler do not have this tax but they charge the...
  34. Yeah it is expensive, but you can get pretty...

    Yeah it is expensive, but you can get pretty decent deals on 2nd hand machines and if you pick and choose your days its really not that bad. If you compare it to buying a seasons pass, gear,...
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    Early season snowmobiling with my friend Vera...

    Early season snowmobiling with my friend Vera here in Whistler:


    https://vimeo.com/84434285

    99% of people ride 800s here. Sorry but your utility sled wouldnt be getting you anywhere on a pow...
  36. https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t31/1534812_10202218367254156_2063929485_o.jpg
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  37. Sledding never sucks. Just sayin'. ...

    Sledding never sucks. Just sayin'.


    https://vimeo.com/84434285
  38. https://vimeo.com/84445059 Today did not suck.

    https://vimeo.com/84445059

    Today did not suck.
  39. I got my first stuck of the season today...

    I got my first stuck of the season today sledding. Never ever been this happy to be stuck before...

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t31/966505_574377925977983_248918795_o.jpg
  40. Deep would be an understatement... the moment you...

    Deep would be an understatement... the moment you step off your sled it was pits deep floundering madness.
  41. http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/male-die...

    http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/male-dies-after-tree-well-incident-on-whistler-mountain/Content?oid=2542552



    January 11, 2014 News » Whistler
    Male dies after tree-well incident on...
  42. I was told 160km/hr winds up top? I would say...

    I was told 160km/hr winds up top? I would say that is pretty strong winds?

    It doesn't take much to know that a low snow year, coupled with the first major storm of the winter that has been hyped...
  43. I read this earlier tonight, it's worth a copy...

    I read this earlier tonight, it's worth a copy paste in here:

    Before moving to Revelstoke in 2007 I spent 16 years as an avalanche worker in the Sea to Sky Region. As I write today’s Sea to Sky...
  44. Thread: Air Jordan Drop

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    ^Exactly. What he said. Seeing as Air Jordan...

    ^Exactly. What he said.

    Seeing as Air Jordan is just another right of passage for every pro-form ski instructor & seasonaire out there, the ante is high. Unless you're hitting it naked, flipping...
  45. Thread: Air Jordan Drop

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    Both times I hit it I took speed and...

    Both times I hit it I took speed and straight-lined it no problems. That platform is pretty steep, in the video that's a total hipcheck to stop. If you need to turn to kill speed there are other...
  46. Thread: Air Jordan Drop

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    Some of the people jonging him can probably...

    Some of the people jonging him can probably actually land the first air, unlike him... who appears to land on his hip or ass... doesn't count.
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    Freeride has quite a few different components,...

    Freeride has quite a few different components, like the snocross reinforced S-Module (which usually goes when you bust an a-arm, it's a 1500$ problem), rebuildable shocks, rail reinforcements,...
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    It's too bad, there should be some unspoken rule;...

    It's too bad, there should be some unspoken rule; stoke or GTFO.

    If only half the people posting about "why area "x" deserves it's own thread" realized that the joke was lame and played out after...
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    I'm simply saying that people will post snowpack...

    I'm simply saying that people will post snowpack data in the threads in ski/snowboard regardless. To avoid confusion from people reading it who may not realize that they are separate areas personally...
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    Weird. The duffy is in an entirely different...

    Weird. The duffy is in an entirely different climate/snowpack zone from resort. Conditions & snowpack aren't even remotely similar. So we're making the south coast/north shore mountains/whistler...
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