Pretty faces is an all female ski film featuring the best athletes from around the world in celebration of playing outside, pushing the sport and living up to our fullest potential as a supportive community. Inspired by the desire to offer young girls role models and inspiration to play outside, this film aims to capture all the girl stoke from the pioneers who have paved the way to the “never-evers” who will continue to define what it means to ski like a girl.Created by Lynsey Dyer, the sisterhood continues on it's journey embodying the grace and elegance as well as the fierce tenacity and wild dreams that push us not only beyond our own personal comfort zones but on a quest to help young girls and women experience their own power with mountains as the muse.Song: Metric, Dreams so RealStay Tuned for the feature film coming FALL 2013.Athletes:Rachel BurksClaire SmallwoodAngel CollinsonJess McMillianCrystal WrightSandra LahnstginerElyse SaugstadLynsey DyerTatum MonodGrete ElliassonJenn BergAshley MagnisonIzzy LynchAndrea BinningPia WidmesserMCkenna PetersonLexi DupontAne EnderudHalen GregoryHannah WhitneyRebecca SeligPip HuntMichelle ParkerIngrid BackstromMeghan KellyLeah EvansJanette HarginNadia SamerBrooke EdwardsCaroline CleichLorrain HuberJackie PassoMegan MichelsonKaylin RichardsonLyndsey VanWendy FischerLizet ChristiansonLauren GerogelosLel ToneKim HavelGiulia MonegoHillary Oniell
ACMG guide Ross Berg shares some tips on how to safely rappel into a ski line to avoid hazards such as a mandatory cornice jump or steep/icy/narrow entry. NOTE: The videos in this series do not replace proper mountain safety training. These videos are meant only as a refresher for experienced backcountry mountain travelers or as a teaser to get skier and riders excited to take a course and learn more. Ross Berg runs Altus Mountain Guides out of Squamish and Whistler, BC, offering a variety of
After a two minute montage filled various Tokyo and Japanese city-culture shots, and a sick VO intro by Sam Smoothy, this edit from Sherpa really gets good. Watch Sam Smoothy Jérémie Heitz and Dane Tudor set out to explore Hokkaido with a goal to find something different.
A "toe in" is what athletes call the process of exiting a helicopter on the top of a big mountain line. A perfect toe in requires immense skill and nerves from both the athlete and pilot. Often pilots hover in mid-air with zero room for error. Johnny Collinson shows us what it takes to perfect an Alaskan toe in.