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
When it comes to pond skimming, there is a certain level of debauchery that is usually to be expected: silly costumes, ruckus cheers, and just a wee bit (or a lot) of beer. Norwegian skier Benjamin Forthun, however, has taken the pastime to a whole new level with his epic run at FONNA Glacier Ski Resort for the start of their summer season. Talk about crushing the game.
Skills translate across sports, don’t they? That’s exactly what Big Wave Surf champions Paige Alms and Billy Kemper set out to discover when they took a trip to Alaska’s Chugach Range to go heli-boarding. Lucky for them, pro snowboarders Robin Van Gyn and Leanne Pelosi, as well as Olympic gold medalist Julia Mancuso were there to share some knowledge. Sharing skills in the mountains is one of the best parts of being there, and these pros have a lot to share. The surfers learn and feed off the
There might be no greater joy in life than skiing/snowboarding with your family and passing on the love of riding to a new generation. And, chances are pretty high if you enjoy sliding down frozen water, your old man is the one who taught you how to do that. So call your dad today and tell him thanks: Without him, none of this would be possible.