We really wanted to surf so we waited all day for the tide to turn around hoping it will pull the jellyfish back out to sea. When we finally paddled back out the water was jellyfish free. The surf was fun, overhead and rippable right peaks were coming in everywhere.
Once I got home, I went straight up to whistler to dig my sled out of a 6 foot compacted snowbank and fired it up, only to put it for sale and take a new path exploring backcountry terrain.
Early in February of 2013 Ripzone team rider Brad Martin headed out to Russia to the the FIS Halfpipe event in Sochi Russia. It was a test event for the 2014 Olympics to make sure the pipe is up to snuff for next February.
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Ripzone team surfer Frazer Mayor left his home to travel through Asia and then head to Indo for a few months of surfing. It’s a dream trip for all of us in the board-riding community, so we’re going to follow along with regular updates and pictures from Frazer himself.
At some point snowboarding, or life in a resort town, became synonymous with macaroni and cheese, or even grilled cheese when you want to change things up… a little. Our guess the “phenomenon” is the result of limited funds and the need to live on the cheap (thank you Showcase!) While most of us change [...]
Ripzone team surfer Frazer Mayor left his home base in Tofino, B.C. this January to travel through Asia and then head to Indo for a few months of surfing. It’s a dream trip for all of us in the board-riding community, so we’re going to follow along with regular updates and pictures from Frazer himself. [...]
Recently Ripzone Team Rider Kevin Griffin and Team Manager Geoff Andruik were out shooting in Edmonton…and it was cold. Geoff sent through the following shots and comments from the shoot. For those of you that have been fortunate enough to participate in snowboard photo-shoots you can understand what it is like to do it in [...]
Attention Grade 4s & 5s Want to ski and ride free this winter? The Canadian Ski Council’s 2012-2013 SnowPass™ lets you ski and ride three times at EACH participating ski area all across Canada! That means you get to ski or snowboard free three days at every one of your favourite ski areas; if you [...]
Hey guys so a little update on what I’ve been doing over the summer. Coached at COC again then headed straight to bali to catch some waves till winter hits. This place has been life changing. I’ll be here every summer for the next decade for sure then I’ll be retiring here. Check out a [...]