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Video: Candide Thovex Strikes Again

Candide is back everyone. And he's back in classic style: short on verbiage and huge on style.

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Tight trees, tall trees, pine trees, dead trees. Backflips in trees. Watch Candide thread insane needles among tight forests and beside imposing cliff faces. If only his captions were as poetic as his skiing. 

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Dad of the Year Builds Backyard Chairlift and Slope
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Dad of the Year Builds Backyard Chairlift and Slope

Dad of the Year Builds Backyard Chairlift and Slope

With the early closures of ski resorts, a lot of family vacations have been ruined. In response, we can do two things. Option A: be sad. Or there’s option B: transform your backyard into your own personal ski resort. As this crafty dad shows, all you need is some rope, a camp chair, white carpet, and fearless children. Heck, I’m a grown adult and I’d be down to give that solo chair a whirl. Let me guess, that run is probably rated a blue square, right? The Austrian folk music is also a nice

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Video: The 10 Best Crashes from FWT20
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Video: The 10 Best Crashes from FWT20

Video: The 10 Best Crashes from FWT20

The quote "If you're not crashing, you're not trying," while originally made in reference to automobile racing, is equally applicable to skiing, biking, wakeboarding, and really any endeavor where failure can result in a spectacular bail. On the Freeride World Tour, athletes put it all on the line for a chance to impress the judges, and the entertainment value is high whether they stomp or not. Regardless, it's safe to say that they're definitely trying. RELATED: Stay Stoked- Your Guide to

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VIDEO: Benedikt Böhm Skied Across the Alps In 36 Hours
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VIDEO: Benedikt Böhm Skied Across the Alps In 36 Hours

VIDEO: Benedikt Böhm Skied Across the Alps In 36 Hours

I know, I know, skimo racing is super dorky. It involves Lycra, skinny skis, and lots of walking. But you have to admit, moving light and fast through the mountains is pretty impressive when it means you can traverse an ENTIRE mountain range in one push. Ski mountaineer and Dynafit GM Benedikt Böhm did just that last March, finishing a Transalp ski route in just under 36 hours. He’s skied Manaslu, set a speed record on Dhaulagiri VII, and done the whole Transalp thing before, so it’s no