If for whatever reason skiing doesn't work out for him (though it sure looks like it will!), Andri Ragettli might want to pursue a career in Parkour. His pre-season workout involves a whole lot of creativity and athletic prowess, and most of those moves look like they translate to snow in one way or another. Who else wants to set up a course like this at their gym?
Big-mountain season in Alaska is well and truly underway, and TGR has a crew taking full advantage of the region's lines and spines. They're also enjoying spending downtime finding creative ways to drink Sierra Nevadas. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Matt Herriger (@ziomoo) on Mar 25, 2019 at 1:52pm PDT For the past couple of weeks, Griffin Post, Elyse Saugstad, Angel Collinson, and Nick McNutt have been ripping around South-Central AK with Alaska
In 2013, Nick McNutt entered TGR's Co-Lab contest as a virtually unknown skier. Filmed in the mountains around his hometown of Whistler, BC, his edit didn't win the $100,000 prize, but did jump-start his career as a professional skier. His knack for lacing up big mountain lines and effortlessly landing switch off cliffs earned him a spot in , and he's been on the roster ever since. Related: The Longest Ski Jump in History These days, Nick is still charging big lines and stomping
Athletes on the Freeride World Tour go big and fast. An unfortunate side effect of nuking down steep and sketchy lines is that when falls happen, they aren't gentle. In fact, they are almost invariably of the "Holy-shit-is-he/she-still alive" variety. Related: Álvaro Penadés Triggers a Spring Avalanche in the Pyrenees With so many strong contenders for Best Crash, it's certain that there was vigorous debate at FWT headquarters over who would make the top five. If we're being honest, there's