For those of you who missed the full live stream on Tuesday morning, here are the winning runs and some highlights from the second stop of the Freeride World Tour, staged at Kicking Horse. After a few days of heavy snow, the athletes lined up for an absolute send fest. Craig Murray, Jackie Pollard, Marion Haerty, and Victor De Le Rue came out on top.
Steve Katz isn't your average senior-skier. Whereas many 60+ year-old skiers stick to the groomers, he has no trouble getting rad in the park. Maybe he doesn't have all four triples, but that's understandable considering that he was 40 when the first terrain park was built. Related: Alyeska's Slush Cup Is Pond Skimming At Its Finest It's not exactly a big-air edit, but Katz has some serious style. From his sleeveless onesie to bitchin' shades, his outfit looks straight out of a Bunch edit.
Cody Townsend and Bjarne Salen's , a series in which they are attempting to climb and ski every line detailed in is both inspiring and harrowing. A major theme in each episode is risk management, as just about every line involves significant uncertainty and danger. Cody does an excellent job explaining his rationale for nearly every decision made in the course of each prospective ascent and descent, lending the series an element of realism often lacking in extreme-skiing videos. Related: The
Recent years have seen urban skiing pushed to new heights, with the ON3P team leading the charge. Their most recent team edit, ON3P 4, yet again proves that they’re on the top of their game. Related: Late Season Pow-Town in Austria 15-foot drop to flat? No biggie. Add in a handplant-360? Sure. Grind a handrail with anti-grinding attachments? Easy. A lot of the stuff that these guys are doing is tough to put into words, but its definitely dope.