Nothing like a little project leak to get your Thursday going! Writer Mike Rogge just dropped an exclusive feature on ESPN's X Games website about the new project we're embarking on with Sammy Carlson (above, shown in a mash-up of his footage from Way Of Life), which is a two-year endeavor focused on paring Sammy's wizard-like abilities in the air and on snow with some next-level cinematography for a film whose working title is The Sammy C Project.
Read the full scoop over at ESPN: Sammy Carlson's Next Step
Earlier on Tuesday, the lift station of Chamonix’s famous Grands Montets cable car caught fire according to local news sources. Images show clouds of smoke billowing from atop the mountain, with helicopters dropping water in an attempt to put out the fire and a team of firefighters on the mountain. Luckily, nobody was injured in the blaze, but over 5000 square feet of the building, including lift machinery and the restaurant were burned. The lift cable melted, severely damaging the
For TGR's upcoming snow film –presented by REI–we set out with a simple goal to shoot our segments in ways that were outside the norm. That goal brought us out to Crested Butte, Colorado where we teamed up with our longtime collaborator Clayton Vila to put together a part that merged park and street influences with the always stellar Sean Jordan. There was just one minor snag–Colorado and the areas around Crested Butte suffered from an incredibly dry season this year, which required
Get used to hearing the name Parkin Costain. The Whitefish, Montana native won TGR's Grom Contest back in 2015 and spent this past season shooting for TGR's new film Far Out, presented by REI. Montana's influence on the 19-year-old is apparent, he has a penchant for bringing big moves to even bigger mountains. Here is what Parkin has to say in his own words about riding in the Treasure State. On Montana's Influence Montana has it all. Not a ton of people super, sick gnarly mountains all