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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
After the event at horseshoe I traveled from Toronto to Calgary to compete at the Canadian open. I ended up finishing 12th in the finals under the lights at c.o.p here’s a couple shots from the top of pipe during finals. The day after finals I traveled to whistler to spend a couple days riding [...]
Hello all! well the season is upon us and while I have had my nose in the books i have been pretty distracted by the urge to go riding, the snow has been falling faster than i have ever seen it over 3m has fallen in whistler and its only the beginning of December. About [...]
Been riding Whistler hit run… Hangin in Squamish waiting for snow… Cookin up delicious dishes… Fall cleanin… Tryin to find a good used sled… Thats about it…