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Sage’s Early Years, Going off on Utah’s Pyramid Gap

It was the early 2000’s and Sage Cattabriga-Alosa was just a kid — working as a dishwasher in Utah — and all he wanted to do was ski.

Close range helicopter tracking shots were pretty cutting edge in skiing and snowboarding at the time, and TGR was testing them out at the Pyramid Gap in Utah’s backcountry. Local boys, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa and the Collins brothers were there and were excited about the filming concept and on hitting the 90 foot gap.  

RELATED: 6 days until the premiere of TGR's new film Tight Loose. Watch the trailer and get tickets here. 

Sage absolutely crushed. That’s when Todd, Steve, and the rest of the world really learned how bad ass Sage was.

At that point it was apparent that Sage was going to throw down the dishtowel and become who he is today.

About TGR's Top 21 Moments:

This year, TGR turns 21 years old. To celebrate, we're resurfacing TGR founders, Todd and Steve Jones', favorite moments from filming over the last 21 years—the moments that made TGR what it is today. One video a day until the world premiere of our new film "Tight Loose" on September 17 in Jackson, Wyoming. 

From The Series: TGR’s Top 21 Moments

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