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The Yawgoons Keep it Weird in Their Freshest Snowboard Edit

Creativity knows no bounds in the world of the Yawgoons. The rowdy Rhode Island-based crew of snowboarders sure makes the most of the legendary slopes of Yawgoo Valley, the state’s only ski and snowboard resort. Their mission? Keeping it real in a world filled with hype. In their own words: “The Yawgoons are present day masters of making due with what you have and living examples of the fact that working class snowboarding is not dead. They are regular people that you could meet any day in the liftline, with one exception: Their snowboarding talents are a match for what one would expect from snowboarders who get paid to travel the world.”

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In Yawgoons 22, we’re treated to a host of futuristic riding straight from the home hill (and beyond). The conditions aren’t great, the light is flat, but the snowboarding is something else entirely.

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FWT’s ‘Verbier Xtreme 1996’ is a Vintage Masterpiece
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FWT’s ‘Verbier Xtreme 1996’ is a Vintage Masterpiece

FWT’s ‘Verbier Xtreme 1996’ is a Vintage Masterpiece

The year was 1996. Bill Clinton was President, Tupac was alive and well, and Steve and Todd Jones were hard at work on TGR's first film. "Freeriding" as we know it today was the near-exclusive domain of snowboarders, but was rapidly gaining popularity thanks to one-plankers like Matt Goodwill, Mike "Tex" Davenport, and Steve Klassen. Inspired by Alaska's legendary King of the Hill big-mountain-freeride competition, organizers dreamed up a similar event to be held in the iconic Swiss

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Escape To The Icy Steeps of Chamonix With Sam Favret’s Waking Dream
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Escape To The Icy Steeps of Chamonix With Sam Favret’s Waking Dream

Escape To The Icy Steeps of Chamonix With Sam Favret’s Waking Dream

It’s not new that skiers and snowboarders have been riding the edge in Chamonix for many years, but a few years ago, a film emerged that truly showcased that edge in all its raw, rugged, extreme beauty. Sam Favret and Julien “Pica” Herry’s 2017 masterpiece brought us right into the heart of steep riding in one of the gnarliest places on the planet, into a sort of dream state where things we never thought possible do in fact occur. RELATED: Watch More Full Length Ski and Snowboard Films Right

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The Manboys Release the Manboys Movie For Free on Youtube
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The Manboys Release the Manboys Movie For Free on Youtube

The Manboys Release the Manboys Movie For Free on Youtube

It may come a shocking surprise to anyone who reads TGR regularly, but I’m a skier. With that in mind, I’m a big fan of full-length films these days, especially getting a good hard look at some classics from the snowboard world, like the Manboys re-release of their 2016 classic In all honesty, I’ve probably spent more time watching snowboard films in recent days than anything else. It’s a whole new world! RELATED: Stay STOKED – TGR’s Best Free Content All jokes aside, we’re stoked that the