Shwood / DIY Snowboards
Mt. Hood has seen some solid snowfall this season and our crew has been taking full advantage. On deep days like these, our go-to boards are the handmade decks we whipped up a few years ago. From designing the shapes to experimenting with the fiberglass, making them was almost as fun as riding them.
Podcast / How I Built This
In 1977, 23-year-old Jake Carpenter set out to design a better version of the Snurfer, a stand-up sled he loved to ride as a teenager. Working by himself in a barn in Londonderry, Vermont, he sanded and whittled stacks of wood, trying to create the perfect ride. He eventually helped launch an entirely new sport, while building the largest snowboard brand in the world.
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The North Face / Imagination
We’ve all been that kid sitting in the back seat of our family car, wishing we were somewhere else. Through the boredom, the driveway snow piles, sidewalk handrails and stair sets start to tease our inner skier or snowboarder. Watch day dreams come to life as Tom Wallisch shreds the snowy streets of Nelson, British Columbia.
Video Credit: The North Face
Instagram / @gimbalgod
When it comes to filming pretty much anything, perspective is everything.
@GimbalGod brings follow-camming to the next level with some of the most stylish riders out there.
You're gonna want to set aside a solid 20 minutes to check out all the clips on this IG account.
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