Spring is pretty sweet. I spend hours planting seeds in trays to fill my gardens. A beautiful process. The gardens look great and brings in the hummingbirds–so NICE! ——However there is nothing better than the FIRST FROST. My garden work turns to green mush my heart turns toward the bliss of my Lotta Luvs. You… Read more »
K2 Sports ist exklusiver Ski Partner des Kinderschneefest und wird mit ausgewählten Testprodukten wie dem LuvBug, Indy, Missy oder Juvy Ski mit auf Tour sein, um den teilnehmenden Nachwuchs Talenten von Anfang an den Spass am Skifahren zu sichern. Das Kinderschneefest ist Deutschlands grösste Veranstaltung im Schnee für Kinder. Pro Event nehmen etwa 300 bis 500… Read more »
I never forget what a gorgeous place I live and work in. I look out my office window everyday and see the the mountain at Taos in all its majesty. But something about the weather getting colder and the leaves turning is like a wake up call to remember to appreciate just how stunning this… Read more »
freestyle.ch 09 Like every year, the International Freestyle Rider scene and the Swiss freestyle fans got together to celebrate in Zurich with marvelous weather on the Landiwiese. Like every year, the final was a fireworks of new tricks, and also old gun, like Jon Ollson got stuck in the semi-final. Double Cork / Flips were… Read more »
It’s that time of year … temperatures are dropping, the sun is low, the winds are up … it feels like snow is on the way. What better time to visualize some of your great runs from last season in your mind’s eye … feel the wind in your face, the snow under your feet and that giggle… Read more »
After spending 3 acclimatisation nights on the mountain with the last highcamp at 6900m Gian, Adi and Marco are back down at basecamp to recover for their summit attempt over the next days. Keep your fingers crossed!!
Computers are rarely around when you need them most. Whether to settle a dispute over the capital of Bangladesh, or to find the top finishers of yesterdays NASCAR rally, mobile devices such as the iphone are an increasingly popular platform for accessing crucial info on the go. To make our 09/10 skis more easily available… Read more »
Critics agree, “The Fanny Pack2″ mini-movie is a launch forward for aspiring ski-athlete actors everywhere. Michelle gives a once in a lifetime performance as ‘That Girl,” a young ambitious newcomer that finds herself in the company of strangers with the common goal of ripping powder up on the mountain. Reggie Crist and Seth Morrison compliment… Read more »
Ever heard of the IAA in Frankfurt? If you are interested in cars for sure. It´s one of the biggest car shows in the world. I am not talking US style pick-up trucks, muscle cars (although you see some of them there as well) or high end tuning. I am talking regular cars, 4 wheels,… Read more »
French teamrider Sami Ferarri enjoying some powder in the Southern Hemisphere. Chile to be exact. Nice one. pic by Gaya Mazzoni
Heading to Bozeman, MT for one day seemed crazy considering it’s eight hours from Salt Lake and thirteen from Denver, our next destination. But to our surprise Tom and Chalet Sports had plenty of fun lined up. Located right on Main St, Chalet Sports was a perfect location for a meet and greet barbecue. Charlie… Read more »
There is nothing bigger in America then Monday Night Football and nothing makes the big game more fun then some beverages, barbecue, good friends and a great tailgate set-up. The folks at Coors Light decided to one-up this formula for fun by adding a Rail-Jam to the mix. This meant shipping in 25 tons of… Read more »
K2 Charlie headed from Mammoth, CA to Salt Lake City, UT for his next round of appearances. The 550 mile drive proved no contest for Charlie with his new fuel pump and tune up. The drive is a series of 150 mile stretches with nothing but open ranges and lonely highways until you reach Salt… Read more »
The cover of the latest issue of Germany´s Skiing magazine! Nice one Adam and keep on ripping!
Welcome to the BackSide Dangerously fun. That’s the allure and the experience of backcountry skiing. Exploring a newer, more remote place grants you access to the uncrowded stashes, the warm glow of dawn or dusk, the trying conditions and the incredible powder. The adventure becomes the challenge, and it rewards you no matter what you… Read more »
Know Before You Go The appeal of uncrowded, deep powder and pristine mountain environments is undeniable. But venturing out into wild terrain requires a dual commitment to the adventurous fun and the education, awareness and responsibility. Because the backcountry often appears to be an intimidating place, we’ve put together some starting points and tools to… Read more »