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Burton’s Team USA Uniforms Looks Like Spacesuits

Can you spot the similarities? Burton photo. 

It's official, Burton just dropped Team USA's snowboarding uniforms and... well... they're something.  The North Face took subtle inspiration from NASA for the freeskiers' uniforms in the lettering but it stopped there. Burton went full spacesuit, basically creating an exact replica of Neil Armstrong's duds. 

Burton hasn't been afraid to push the design envelope with its Team USA uniforms. The jean/plaid combo of 2010 is the stuff of outerwear legends and this is sure to join the pantheon of strange snowboard kits.  

The best part of the entire collection is a spacesuit onesie. Can't wait to see Shaun White blasting off in those threads. 

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Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It
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Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It

Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It

I didn't notice that Jen was in this photo at the time that it was taken. If I had, maybe things would’ve played out differently.  On July 2nd, I woke up at 4a.m. in my hammock. I packed up my sleeping bag and quietly tossed it into my already loaded 4Runner, doing my best not to wake anyone else up. A few friends and I had been camping in the Popo Agie Wilderness outside of Lander, Wyoming near the Wind River Range. By 11a.m. I was putting on my snowboard boots on the side of the road on

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Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land
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Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land

Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land

Flickr The Supreme Court of Canada ruled Thursday that building a year-round ski resort on lands considered sacred by the indigenous Ktunaxa Nation does not violate religious rights, per a report by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). In a unanimous ruling, nine Canadian Supreme Court justices denied a 2016 appeal filed by the Ktunaxa Nation to block the construction of the highly controversial Jumbo Glacier Resort in British Columbia on the grounds that it impinges upon the Ktunaxa

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A conversation with Jeremy Jones: Kids, poetry, climate, and his new movie, Life of Glide
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A conversation with Jeremy Jones: Kids, poetry, climate, and his new movie, Life of Glide

A conversation with Jeremy Jones: Kids, poetry, climate, and his new movie, Life of Glide

“...I look back and I realize I have given my life over to . A love, an obsession, a never-ending pursuit of that feeling.” The feeling that Jeremy Jones describes in the opening lines of his latest movie project is what he calls the “life of glide.” Jones, pro snowboarder, founder of Protect Our Winters and Jones Snowboards, is set to release his latest film project, Life of Glide, produced by his brothers at Teton Gravity Research. The 14-minute film is a departure for Jones, who most