It may be July, but that doesn’t stop the snow park junkies from booting up and getting some late season tricks in. Just because it’s the middle of summer doesn’t mean you can’t break a world record on the slopes, right? U.S. freeskier Hunter Hess would agree, landing the world’s first triple cork on a ski halfpipe last week. After spending time mastering his form on Mammoth Mountain and Mt. Hood, Hess was finally able to stomp the landing. Talk about a big summer blowout. To catch some more shred from this athlete, check out his ski films MAGMA I and II.
TGR’s 26th annual film release explores our athletes’ evolution within skiing and the pure joy that manifests from that process. The stoke means different things to different people based on where they are in their evolution. For some it is about committing to a new world, a lifestyle, and the friendships that blossom from that commitment. The choice to enter this world is a spark, and with every new experience the fire grows. With more knowledge comes more exploration, both physically and
Fear not, fans of the Fifty! Cody Townsend, Bjarne Salen, and friends are back! We just got an update from Cody about the status of his ongoing project and have to say that we’re pretty fired up about what’s been going on. He says: “” Check out more details about the upcoming series of episodes in his teaser - there's some big lines, big names, and lots of stoke to be had.
Angel and John Collinson were raised with the same understanding for the rules of the mountain. As they grew older, they were given the freedom to ski the mountain on their own terms. In this video, Angel and John talk about their approaches to skiing and chasing their passions. Whether it’s just enjoying the process or exploring the creative freedom of skiing we can all relate the Collinsons in some way. Although they might have different approaches to skiing, their love for the mountains is