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Authored by Biglines on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 09:33

This is the latest ABS success story that has been uploaded to the internet by ABS Avalanche Airbags. They did the same thing around this time last year with a video of freeskier Aymar Navarro deploying his ABS while freeskiing in the Spanish Pyreneese Mountains.  The video from Spain took some fire for painting the ABS bag as an easy way out of massive avalanches. This latest clip of...
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Authored by Biglines on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 21:19

It's not easy to be funny on video, but these guys actually pull it off. This is an ad from MEC and even though it's not perfect, you'll definitely get a laugh or two out of it.
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Authored by Biglines on Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 20:42

A few of you may have seen this zone before and thought "Hey, wouldn't it be rad if we shredded that some day?" But you kinda know it's never gonna happen unless the conditions are absolutely perfect. Well, here's what Neil Provo had to say about the process behind tackling this beastly pillow stack:
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Authored by mikeynix on Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 08:30

Whistler Mountain started spinning their lifts for the 2014-15 season on Saturday and it was a real hoot out there. Sure, the snowpack’s a little thin below treeline. But the alpine’s actually holding about a metre of surprisingly supportive snow. And the mountain picked up a casual 10-25 cms over the weekend, so the skiing above 1800 metres was both supportive and fresh....
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Authored by WhistlerBlackcomb on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 18:17

Freeskiing innovator Mike Douglas has parlayed an illustrious career as an athlete into a second-coming as a writer, filmmaker and emcee, giving a voice to the unsung stories of mountain adventures and adventurers.
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Authored by Biglines on Friday, November 21, 2014 - 13:21

With Sean Pettit devoting his filming time to The Recruitment in the last couple years, Richard Permin's the guy filling those backcountry freestyle shoes for MSP. Not an easy task, but the Frenchman's absolutely crushing it out there. And he busts out some of the smoothest nose butters we've ever seen doen on skis. Powder TV's athlete remixes from Days of my Youth are definitely worth...
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Authored by Lettusbee on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 12:41

A young skier had the ride of his life this past Saturday at Killington Resort in Vermont. Luckily the lift crew and ski patrol were prepared and made a happy ending for everybody. Except maybe the people on the lift that probably had to sit there for two hours cursing the lifties that were busy being heros.
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Authored by tgmpdesign on Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 16:05

A ski film based in Nelson, BC Canada that asks the question: what is style? Style is essentially self expression...but what does that mean and why is it significant?
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Authored by Biglines on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 21:50

Wow. This movie takes a second or two to get going. But by the time you finish watching it, you're gonna want to book a trip down to New Zealand's Southern Alps. Will Jackways is an understated freerider that calls Wanaka home. This short video does an amazing job of showcasing both his approach to the mountain and his approach to life. And it really drives home the connection to between...
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Authored by Biglines on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 14:14

This young Italian buck skis smooth like butter and throws technical freestyle moves in the most unlikely places. His MSP Monday remix from Days of my Youth is one of best ones yet. Check it!
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Authored by Biglines on Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 20:13

"Recreational users urged to exercise caution and restraint this coming weekend...Avalanche Canada is issuing a special public avalanche warning for the mountains of BC’s interior, including the North Rockies, Cariboos, North Columbia, South Columbia, Purcells, Kootenay Boundary, South Rockies, and Lizard Range and Flathead.
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Authored by Biglines on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 16:15

Claudia Avon is an explosive little nugget of a snowboarder who shows very little fear in the face of gnarly situations. She's decided to focus on big mountain riding in the last few years and her exploits have earned her a spot on the Jones snowboard team.....no easy feat. This is a teaser for her full part, which is meant to drop a little later this week. Get amongst it!
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