In episode 3 of Further Unplugged, Jeremy Jones teams up with The North Face athletes Jimmy Chin and Xavier De Le Rue for a late-season backcountry mission in Grand Teton National Park, just outside Jackson, Wyoming. The crew makes plans at Jimmy's house near the Tetons and then heads into the park to get some beta on the area. After a successful descent of the Sliver Couloir on Nez Perce, they run into some trouble. This two-part episode will be continued.Further Unplugged takes you behind the scenes of Jeremy Jones' two-year snowboarding film, Further. Get an inside glimpse of what goes on between the lines as Jones and other top riders including Terje Haakonsen, Xavier De Le Rue and Josh Dirksen travel to exotic locations such as Japan, the Arctic Circle and the Wrangell-St. Elias Wilderness. Challenges arise around every corner as this crew attempts to push their minds and bodies further.
Hey skiers & snowboarders! Crystal Wright here from Wright Training here in Jackson Hole. This is the fifth installment of our nine-part TGR Ski & Snowboard Training Camp, which will get in you killer shape to crush the slopes this winter with minimal equipment and gym experience. Today we'll be focusing on the Square Drill, a drill you might remember from middle school soccer and which trains your quickness and agility in order to improve your ability to make rapid successive movements on
Alex Yoder is one of those snowboarders who transcend even snowboarding itself: he’s a lot more than just that Jackson dude who rides weirdly shaped boards. As one of Patagonia’s snow ambassadors, he recently traveled to Scotland, hopped in a van with Marie-France Roy, and set out to explore the mountains. Along the way, he learns a few lessons about Scotland’s approach to universal land access and how personal accountability allows for people to responsibly enjoy the beautiful mountains in
There was no rabbit in sight, only a forest of frosted trees floating in a sea of untouched white. No paw prints in the snow or sight of the tweed coat clad hare, instead a rarely traveled path split the forest and led into the mountains, and that’s where it all began. “A couple years ago I went exploring the eastern side of the Cascades,” claims 686 Team Manager Pat McCarthy. This initial journey convinced Pat to gather the team and survey a new range to ride. He enlisted riders Sammy