For three years running, Salomon has invited one lucky person on the trip of a lifetime to far-flung ski destinations around the world. The latest winner, 22-year-old Swede Lovisa Rosengren, picked Gulmarg, India as her destination. She expected a trip filled with a rich cultural experience, but little did she know that she was in for some of the deepest powder skiing of her life. A 3-meter storm rolled in, and unfortunately Rosengren was forced to ski it with Cody Townsend and Kalen Thorien on some of the most beautiful terrain in the world: the gateway to the Himalaya.
Line Traveling Circus–the brainchild of upstate New Yorkers Will Wesson and Andy Parry–graced the internet over 10 years ago with the goal of showing the goofier side of skiing The two–along with filmer Jake Strassman and their friends– travel the country and world to put out some of the most entertaining and creative skiing you'll ever see. Sliding pvc rails and building jumps in the woods might seem silly to most. Yet Will Wesson, Andy Parry, and Khai Krepela's rail skiing is pure wizardry,
With the latest ski movies featuring the classic formula of an urban segment, backcountry segment and a park shoot, it's become more and more rare to see one skier in all of them. That's exactly what Sweedish freeskier Laurent de Martin did while filming for the latest Level 1 feature, Laurent spent his 2017 season touring the globe, road tripping through BC in search of pillows, driving the streets of Moscow to scout rails and getting in a mega park jump session at Mammoth during
Last winter freeskier Bobby Brown teamed up with famed follow cam filmer Matt Cook–AKA "Ski Chef"–to film a flowy top-to-bottom park line down Mammoth Mountain entirely in one take. Brown claimed it was one of the most difficult film projects he's ever undertaken, just because of all the variables. Everything had to go perfect, from the jumps they had built to the wind, Matt keeping up with Bobby, and then Bobby actually landing all the tricks. Imagine linking together a run of tricks from