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Sammy C Heads to Skiing’s Ultimate Proving Ground - The Wild Child Series Episode 3

Sammy Carlson is without a doubt one of the most talented freeskiers in the world. His ability in both the parks and backcountry is a unique combination of refined talent and massive cojones. Carlson's ski prowess is on display throughout his film, The Sammy C Project, which is now available on DVD.

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Although it is one thing to hit backcountry booters, a skier's ultimate test comes in the form of massive Alaskan spine walls and cliffs. In this episode of the Wild Child Series, young Samuel heads to this proving ground with AK sensei, Ian McIntosh. Together they more than pass the challenge that Alaska presents. 

From The Series: Sammy C Wild Child

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Kai 3.0: 13-Year-Old Kai Jones Takes Flight at Jackson Hole
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Kai 3.0: 13-Year-Old Kai Jones Takes Flight at Jackson Hole

Kai 3.0: 13-Year-Old Kai Jones Takes Flight at Jackson Hole

As Kai Jones grows up, his skiing grows up with him. With every trip around the sun, the precocious young ripper manages to pick up a whole new bag of tricks, mountain skills, and character-building adventures that have turned him into the 13-year-old skier that put down one of the heaviest segments to ever come out of Jackson Hole. Here's what Kai Jones has to say about his role in TGR's new snow film , which is now available for digital download. Download and Stream Make Believe On Your

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The Athlete Edits: Jake Hopfinger
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The Athlete Edits: Jake Hopfinger

The Athlete Edits: Jake Hopfinger

Jake Hopfinger has been on our radar for the past few years on virtue of some exceptional independent projects like Benshi Creative's . However, his standout performance at the 2020 edition of Jackson Hole's Kings & Queens of Corbet's crystallized our resolve to get Jake in a big-budget ski film. Alongside fellow Kings & Queens competitor (and winner) Parkin Costain, Jake stayed locally in Montana to film what we can safely say is one of the sickest segments in . This might be the first

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Behind the Line - Sam Smoothy’s Massive Cliff Air
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Behind the Line - Sam Smoothy’s Massive Cliff Air

Behind the Line - Sam Smoothy’s Massive Cliff Air

The skiing in Pemberton, British Columbia, is what Sam Smoothy likes to call “big game hunting.” It's got the gnar factor of Chamonix — and you don't even have to leave North America. The lines are steep, committing, and leave you feeling puckered at the top, all factors that Smoothy loves.  RELATED: Behind the Line - Caite Zeliff Vs the Cave Air While filming with fellow North Face athletes Nick McNutt, Ian McIntosh, and Christina Lustenberger, Smoothy eyed up a particularly dicey