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Matt Philippi Stomps The Season - Behind The Line: Season 5 Episode 2

In Season 5 Episode 2 of Teton Gravity Research's Behind The Line, skier Matt Philippi has a successful first season shooting in Jackson Hole. He shredded powder, sent it off some big backcountry booters with John Spriggs and skied Corbet's Couloir for the first time. All of this landed him a solid presence in TGR's newest film, The Dream Factory. Behind The Line is a series where we feature a unique line, jump, or session from the filming of Teton Gravity Research's 2012 ski and snowboard film, The Dream Factory. Watch as athletes take a look back at these insane moments and discuss them, providing an in depth look Behind The Line of The Dream Factory.Watch More Episodes Of Behind The LineOrder The Dream FactoryMusic: “Alone” by The Weekenderswww.theweekendersmusic.com

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​The Soundtrack of Shred: A Brief History of ODESZA & TGR
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​The Soundtrack of Shred: A Brief History of ODESZA & TGR

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What’s the first band that comes to mind when you think about the TGR’S films? A few might come to mind, but if you really sit down and crunch the numbers, the answer might surprise you. The electronic duo, ODESZA, and Teton Gravity Research have a long standing relationship. One might say it all began after a night at the Mangy Moose in 2014, but Jackson local and ODESZA manager Adam Foley said that it’s been a thing of fate for the two powerhouses to collaborate since the conception of

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​VIDEO: Step Into the Mind of Michael “Bird” Shaffer
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​VIDEO: Step Into the Mind of Michael “Bird” Shaffer

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We’ve seen a lot from steep skiing and speed flying superstar Michael Bird Shaffer over the last few years – whether it’s exploits high in the mountains of Chamonix, or skiing scary lines in the North Cascades. But his story is pretty different from most who roam this earth.  From Black Crows: Born into an atypical family, a fighter pilot father who left everything behind to follow his wife to a hippie project in the hills of Washington, Michael Shaffer was raised free and happy, close to

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​VIDEO: Sam Smoothy And Janina Kuzma Attempt To Ski NZ’s Second Highest Peak
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​VIDEO: Sam Smoothy And Janina Kuzma Attempt To Ski NZ’s Second Highest Peak

​VIDEO: Sam Smoothy And Janina Kuzma Attempt To Ski NZ’s Second Highest Peak

In the Southern Hemisphere winter of 2021, Kiwi Skier Janina Kuzma set out with a goal to summit Mt Tasman and ski down the committing descent of the Stevenson-Dick Couloir, with Sam Smoothy by her side for the journey. The Pursuit explores the tremendous journey of learning high-level mountain skills, the mental and physical preparation required for a mission of this caliber and follows the two skiers on the challenging climb and grueling descent down New Zealand's second highest peak. Catch