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Sammy C Brings SSX Tricky Style to Big Mountain Skiing

The third episode of Sammy Carlson's series Retrospect, Sammy reflects on the ski edit and film parts of his extensive career. His love for skiing and passion for rap and hip-hop music influenced his vision to pump out ski edits. He viewed his ski edits as mix tapes because he wanted to release them frequently to keep his fans up to date on what he was doing. 

While shooting The Sammy C Project, he again put in numerous hours of filming and the visual rewards were coming in left and right. As he was riding more big mountain and he began to grow more in tune to the natural terrain, he met people along the way who inspired him to take a different approach to his lines down the mountain. 

He made it a goal to bring bigger and better tricks to natural terrain and surrounded himself with friends and a crew to push him to his limits to accomplish his goals for the season. Nowadays, Sammy C's big mountain edits look like something from the SSX Tricky video games we all used to play back in the day.

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Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains
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Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains

Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains

We’re excited to debut the trailer for our latest film collaboration with Patagonia, . The short film profiles Teton-based IFMGA guide Zahan Billimoria, who's safely guided our athletes in the alpine. His insight and experience with the mountains immensely helped on projects like and . With this film, we explore Zahan’s backstory, with hopes of engaging in the broader conservation about risk and rewards in the mountains. Join us at 5 PM PDT on Sun., Dec. 10 for the premiere with a live Q&A

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The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt
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The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt

The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt

I think we can all agree that Nick McNutt is one of the most fun skiers to watch in the world. Whether it’s dropping unfathomably tall pillow stacks, spinning off cliffs, or landing backwards in pow on his Atomic Bent Chetler 120s, he makes it all look easy. It’s probably the years of experience he’s gained in the type of terrain that encourages that kind of skiing, or maybe it’s some sort of god-given talent. But either way, we’re always fired up for McNutt to be a part of our team. This

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Bobby Brown Rips Breck
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Bobby Brown Rips Breck

Bobby Brown Rips Breck

Bobby Brown reminds us once again that he's a master of all ski disciplines. One week, he’s hucking features in the backcountry, the next, he’s showing us his skills in the park. This top-to-bottom park edit of Bobby has us googly-eyed over his hand drags and 540’s. Seems like a bluebird day riding rails at Breckenridge is just what the doctor ordered for those early season blues, and Bobby Brown is serving it up.