Posted Jan. 2, 2014
Pat Moore. Photo: Danny Zapalac. Check out how Pat Moore and friends fared without digital devices for five days as part of Transworld Snowboarding's "Digital Detox".
Posted Dec. 30, 2013
Top Ten Wallpaper Wednesdays of 2013 from Transworld Snowboarding with Vans Canada Rider Benji Ritchi. Photo: Scott Serfas
Posted Dec. 27, 2013
For the final episode of the season some of the Vans UK riders head to Avoriaz to take on the town and the resort's infamous baby park. Featuring Chris Chatt, Neil Campbell, Will "Trill" Smith and Sparrow Knox,
Posted Dec. 25, 2013
Cheryl Maas is one tough mama, literally. Go inside Cheryl's life as she shows what it's like to balance motherhood, freeriding and competitive snowboarding in her new documentary web series, “Through My Eyes”. Episode One looks at Cheryl as she recovers from a traumatic knee injury and refocuses to get ready for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
Posted Dec. 23, 2013
Andreas Wiig is a boss, plain and simple. After Andreas helped shape modern competitive snowboarding with innovation in slopestyle courses at events like the X Games, he took his talents to the backcountry and is now pushing the limits of freestyle riding. Check out this season edit from Norrona, featuring Andreas in dreamscapes like Terrace BC, Folgefonna Norway and Narvik Norway.
Posted Dec. 20, 2013
Tour Jamie's home in Washington while he practices firing in his backyard and competes at Mt. Baker for the Baker Banked Slalom. Music: "Faded Fluorescence" by Aerials, "Fury of Sound" by Cari Clara, and original compositions by Dustin Lovelis. OffTheWall.TV is a digital online video network chronicling the unique aspects of Vans' brand of youth culture through original video projects and exclusive content exploring skate, surf, snow, BMX, girls' lifestyle, art and music. With more than 45 years ...
Posted Dec. 18, 2013
On Board European Snowboard Magazine caught up with Arthur Longo to discuss his new video parts in burn's #RideAgain and his upcoming Road to Sochi. Sounds like Arthur was set back by injury during the filming, but still managed to get two solid parts done in a limited timeframe. Go to OnBoardMag.com to read the full interview.
Posted Dec. 16, 2013
The latest X Games original Pro Series episode with Travis Rice features a trip deep into the Wyoming backcountry with Bryan Iguchi, Mark Carter, Pat Moore and Willie McMillon, where the boys get tracked by an elusive white wolverine.
Posted Dec. 13, 2013
The first episode of offthewall.tv's new original series Introspect with Zac Marben is here. Take a trip to Minnesota as he breaks down his process of stacking street shots and creating his own style of riding. It wraps up with Zac hitting his hometown hill of Hyland Park for some good ol' fashioned Midwest shredding. Check it out and watch for more episodes of Introspect dropping soon.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013
Exploring the juxtaposition of seven unique personalities, Introspect exposes the personal intricacies of snowboarding athletes as they come to define who they are amid their peers, their passions, and their future in snowboarding. Filmed through a documentarian lens, Introspect dissects the lives of seven influential riders including Jamie Lynn, Pat Moore, Darrell Mathes, Zac Marben, Hana Beaman, Iouri Podladtchikov and Arthur Longo. With each individual persona comes a truly original perspective, uncovering a layer of snowboarding culture that continually thrives ...
Posted Dec. 9, 2013
Zac Marben. Photo: Chad Huff. One of the best things about snowboarding, it's a great reason to travel. You can snowboard just about anywhere in the world, even Hawaii. But if Korea doesn't come to mind as another option, Vans is working to change that. Vans Korea just hosted some of the Vans Team for a trip with Transworld Snowboarding – showing them around the resorts, Seoul, and the North Korean border. Head over to vanssnow.tumblr.com to ...
Posted Dec. 6, 2013
Respecting 20 Years of Originality on the Mountain. Vans presents 20 Years: Off the Wall, On the Snow, a definitive retrospective film honoring over two decades of Vans Snow heritage, filmed and directed by respected filmmakers Mike Hatchett and Travis Robb of Standard Films. 20 Years takes a look back at an influential era in snowboarding, paying homage to a pivotal period in defining a new generation of snowboarding culture as told by original Vans riders Shaun Palmer, Circe Wallace ...
Posted Dec. 6, 2013
Markus Keller has always been a busy man, juggling contest podiums and filming missions the majority of his career. But last season he finally took the time to focus on a singular project, the Red Bull Media House-backed film "CHAMäLEON". Markus stepped away from the grueling contest circuit to travel the world scoping out different kinds of terrain and adapting his well-rounded riding style to each, hence the name "CHAMäLEON". Along with Markus are hand-picked riders for each locale, from ...
Posted Dec. 4, 2013
Hana Beaman. Photo: Crispin Cannon. Big mountain mama Hana Beaman dishes on everything from pissing in a cup to posing for Playboy in her Hump Day interview on YoBeat.com.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013
Vans presents 20 Years: Off the Wall, On the Snow, a definitive retrospective film honoring over two decades of Vans Snow heritage, filmed and directed by respected filmmaker Mike Hatchett of Standard Films. Premiering 12/6/2013 exclusively on www.OffTheWall.TV. Music: "Scavenger" by the Zig Zags Check out offthewall.tv.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013
Andreas Wiig’s “Under the Wiig” is back with Episode 4! This time we get a behind the scenes look at Andreas filming his X Games Real Snow Backcountry part. From sledding around Whistler to riding glaciers in his home country of Norway, watch as Andreas blasts booters around the world, and catch up with earlier episodes of “Under the Wiig” from the Rockstar Energy series playlist.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013
Trick Rating: 8 Approach: Once you’ve got the speed dialed, make a slight heel-edge setup turn before the transition. As you’re going up the jump, put a little weight on your toes. Takeoff: Use your shoulders to start the spin instead of carving. It’s hard to get a good pop going switch, so practice a lot. Pop by dipping your front shoulder into your chest and slightly down. Maneuver: Wait until the first 90 to grab. Grabbing ...
Posted Nov. 27, 2013
Vans Am Nick "Pooch" Poohachoff with his first full length video part from SnowboarderMag.com. Pooch throws down in streets around the world from Japan, Lithuania, Canada and all over the USA. Watch the video to see why many are calling him one of the most underrated riders in snowboarding...
Posted Nov. 25, 2013
The energy drink burn is back with #RideAgain, an interactive snowboard film featuring Sochi 2014 Olympic athlete Arthur Longo. Choose your terrain, choose your rider and choose your riding style to create a unique film watching experience that you can then share with the world. It's something new and different and actually looks pretty cool. Check out the trailer and watch for the project dropping on December 1st, 2013.
Posted Nov. 22, 2013
Another Network A video from the Vans 20 Year Anniversary Party in New York City. This time Timbo checks in with Pat Moore for the behind the trick explanation of Pat’s “wall splat” trick in Volcom’s #IP3.