After spending weeks weathering storms in British Columbia, Dash Longe, Dylan Hood, Angel Collinson, and Tim Durtschi travel withSelkirk Wilderness Skiingin search of new terrain and new tricks. Their efforts to push progression, however, come with a price.During the final days of their trip, the Teton Gravity Research athletes begin sessioning a jump in the backcountry. For Longe, the jump—and the deep snow beneath it—provides the perfect canvas for trying a double flip. As snowmobiles tow the athletes to this jump, they aim to embody Longe’s mantra, “If you don’t just go for it, then you’re never going to get it done.” But as Longe demonstrates, efforts to push one’s limits can secure not just new tricks, but also new injuries.Way Of Life’s Behind the Line is a series that takes you into the minds of the TGR athletes. Each episode features a unique line, jump, or session as athletes take a look back and discuss the moment. The series gives you an in depth look Behind The Line of these incredible film moments.Check out Way Of LifehereMore episodes ofBehind The LineDrop in with TGRFacebook:http://facebook.com/tetongravityresearchInstagram:http://instagram.com/tetongravityYouTube:http://www.youtube.com/tetongravityresearchTwitter:http://twitter.com/TetonGravity
While the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang is in full swing, South Korea is also hosting the world’s first robot ski tournament. “Edge of Robot: Ski Robot Challenge,” featured 8 teams from local universities and tech companies. Despite their heinous performances, Kim Dong-Uk–the event organizer–said, “I think robots will have their own Winter Games on the sidelines of the Olympics held by humans.” Mr. Dong-Uk can dream all he likes, but right now he should worry about the fact that his
Fabian Lentsch takes us on a trip around the world in his highlight reel from last year's season in Red Bull’s edit titled, “A Year Of Insane Freeskiing" with footage from Greece, Alaska, Georgia, and Kyrgyzstan. Don’t be ashamed to open up Google Maps and check out where Kyrgyzstan is located. The video flaunts a year in the life of Fabian Lentsch, where he experiences stunning lines, perfect powder, full stoke, and a killer beat in the background.
Sometimes, a truck breaking down isn't a bad omen, but rather the start to one hell of a trip. That was the case for the Burrrlapz crew in their aptly titled new edit, "Road Trip and Stuff" which begins with the boys watching Dylan Siggers' trusty Ram die an untimely death, only to end with them slaying endless Fernie pow. "Drive far, break our car. Turns out old Megs only had a few hundred K left on 'er, but you know what they say, 'sometimes your truck explodes and you leave it in Golden,'"