In 2004, when Sean Pettit first appeared in Tanner Hall’s film WSKI 106, nobody could fathom where the young skier’s career was headed. Now, 16 years later, Pettit is skiing harder than ever, proving himself one of the absolute best freeskiers in the world. His style his smooth, his airs are unfathomably large (see: the cliff drop at 3:16), and he just makes everything look oh so easy. Check out his 2017 season edit, it’s not to be missed.
TGR’s 26th annual film release explores our athletes’ evolution within skiing and the pure joy that manifests from that process. The stoke means different things to different people based on where they are in their evolution. For some it is about committing to a new world, a lifestyle, and the friendships that blossom from that commitment. The choice to enter this world is a spark, and with every new experience the fire grows. With more knowledge comes more exploration, both physically and
It may be July, but that doesn’t stop the snow park junkies from booting up and getting some late season tricks in. Just because it’s the middle of summer doesn’t mean you can’t break a world record on the slopes, right? U.S. freeskier Hunter Hess would agree, landing the world’s first triple cork on a ski halfpipe last week. After spending time mastering his form on Mammoth Mountain and Mt. Hood, Hess was finally able to stomp the landing. Talk about a big summer blowout. To catch some more
Fear not, fans of the Fifty! Cody Townsend, Bjarne Salen, and friends are back! We just got an update from Cody about the status of his ongoing project and have to say that we’re pretty fired up about what’s been going on. He says: “” Check out more details about the upcoming series of episodes in his teaser - there's some big lines, big names, and lots of stoke to be had.