This week's Deeper Unplugged joins the Deeper crew and airplane pilot Drake Olsen in Alaska as he prepares to drop them in the remote Alaskan wilderness for the next 27 days. Olsen discusses the logistics and dangers of the mission noting, "Even though looking down on these cirques and glaciers they look flat but there's all these different features all the time. Pumps and rolls and crevasses….every place that we had looked at made me shutter with fear."
It's pretty crazy to see a bit of what it was like to be a snowboarder back in the day, before it was fully 'accepted' as a respected snowsports discipline (at least in Canada...). And now, how far it has come. RELATED: The Most Challenging Line Jeremy Jones has Ever Ridden The sport has progressed from being an activity that, according to this newscast, was performed by "a bunch of smart alecs lipping off" to being a valued sport practiced by some of the best athletes in the world (who,
At this point, we're used to seeing Mr. Travis Rice put down over-the-top lines. It's hard to determine exactly where a particular line fits in the overall pantheon of his career, but we feel confident saying that the "King Kong Line" is definitely up there. The sheer length of the pillow-covered ridge paired with Rice's ability to find his route with speed and precision makes this clip an instant classic. Related: Travis Rice's POV from Kings and Queens of Corbet's The best way to describe
The best skiers and snowboarders in the world will face off in the final test of the season that will crown the Freeride World Tour champion of 2019 in Verbier, Switzerland. RELATED: Watch The Freeride World Tour Andorra Replay Who will take home the top spot in each category? Tune in at 1:15 AM MDT / 12:15 AM PDT / 3:15 AM EDT. Or stream the replay here on demand anytime. Current leaders include Markus Eder in Ski Men, Arianna Tricomi in Ski Women, Victor De La Rue in Snowboard Men, and