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This is One of the Most Painful Creek Gap Fails You’ll Ever See

It was supposed to be a simple trick–just hit a mini kicker to clear the creek gap. Instead things didn't go quite as planned for snowboarder Mathias Eckhoff, earning him the esteemed honor of Jerry of the Day.

Catching the lip of the jump, Eckhoff full sends it by barrel rolling through the air. Thankfully he crashes into the nearby snow bank before tumbling into the less cushiony rocks below. He claims to be “Happy to walk away from this one," according to his Instagram. We say, give it one more go.

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Rapper, Snowboarder Mac Miller Dead At 26
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Rapper, Snowboarder Mac Miller Dead At 26

Rapper, Snowboarder Mac Miller Dead At 26

Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller - who struggled with fame and addiction - died on Friday at his home in the San Fernando Valley, California. He was 26 years old. RELATED: See Andy Irons: Kissed By God, A Film About Bipolar Disorder & Addiction It's hard not to draw parallels between Miller's story and the conversation about addiction and mental health that millions of people worldwide battle with daily. Miller snowboarded Park City, UT to film for his MTV show 'Most Dope' "I'd rather

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Video: Manuel Díaz Gets Caught In Chilean Avalanche
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Video: Manuel Díaz Gets Caught In Chilean Avalanche

Video: Manuel Díaz Gets Caught In Chilean Avalanche

This one is scary folks. While snowboarding in Chile, local Manuel Díaz got caught in a slide. In case you haven't heard, Chile has been getting hammered with snow lately. The capital, Santiago, just had their largest snow storm in 46 years.  We're thankful Díaz is okay. It serves as a hair-raising reminder, though, that backcountry adventures are a risk and being properly prepared is essential.  Read about 7 Lessons Greg Epstein Learned From Surviving An Avalanche and explore our TGR

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Jeremy Jones Joins TGR In Latest Film Ode To Muir
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Jeremy Jones Joins TGR In Latest Film Ode To Muir

Jeremy Jones Joins TGR In Latest Film Ode To Muir

RELATED: Watch The Ode To Muir Official Trailer  TGR is excited to announce a new feature film made possible by Yeti and Clif Bar, following professional backcountry snowboarder Jeremy Jones' and two-time Olympian Elena Hight’s 9-day trek through California’s John Muir Wilderness. As a veteran of backcountry missions all over the world, Jones wanted to explore a zone close to home, and teamed up with Hight to climb and ride unnamed peaks in his backyard, all under their own