Posted May 29, 2013
Wolle Nyvelt pow surfing. Photos: Scott Sullivan Words: Hondo Wolfgang ‘Wolle’ Nyvelt has been shredding for a long time. He’s been filming for Absinthe since day one, and has been a staple on the Salomon and Billabong teams. But what you may not know about Wolle is his passion for the pow surfer. Every year, Wolle, and his friend Steve Gruber hand make Asmo powder surfers for their friends, and other powder enthusiasts. We thought that it was really ...
Posted May 27, 2013
Seasons fade, but feelings don't change. Take a look back at the 2013 season with the ladies of P.S.
Posted May 24, 2013
Mervin At Lib Tech's Holy Bowly from Snowboarder Magazine.
Posted May 22, 2013
Pat Moore. Photo: Tim Peare. Transworld Snowboarding always brings the bangers with Wallpaper Wednesday, a chance for you to download full size photos from some of the best photographers in the game. This week they bring back the lost art of sequences. Not as good as video, but still cooler than a gif, sequences used to be the standard in snowboarding but have since become kind of passé. Well take a trip to the nineties with this sequence shot of ...
Posted May 20, 2013
Darrell Mathes brings us another look inside the filming of the new Videograss movie, "The Last Ones" with a bunch of shots of Zac Marben and Danimals shooting in Minnesota. Darrell's shots are usually more of the behind the scenes type stuff, always artistic and interesting, but he managed to sneak in an action shot or two in there as well. Check out his blog over at howlsupply.com for the pics.
Posted May 17, 2013
All around ripper Pat Moore is the latest addition to the Vans family, and we couldn’t be more stoked to have him on the squad. Although he’s still a young man, Pat’s resume is already one of the most impressive in all of snowboarding. A veteran of Forum films and Travis Rice’s groundbreaking Brainfram productions, Pat’s been pushing the limits of street and backcountry riding since his early days as a Youngblood. I recently sat ...
Posted May 14, 2013
Colin White caught up with Hana Beaman to ask her about the X Games Real Women competition, her lengthy snowboard career, filming and contests in a thorough piece on XGames.com. Although Hana lost in the second round of the fan favorite voting, she still has a shot at X Games gold to be voted on by a panel of judges at X Games Barcelona this weekend. Watch her entry and check back to find out what happens.
Posted May 12, 2013
Markus Keller testing a jump. Photo: Vernon Deck. Vans Team Rider Markus Keller and his CHAMäLEON crew hit Snowboarder Magazine's Superpark 17 as well, and as usual photographer Vernon Deck was there to capture all the action. Markus has been filming for the Red Bull project all winter long and has been going hard. From Japan to Switzerland, he's been on a mission to make a masterpiece, and his "Making Of" webisodes are worht a watch. Check out ...
Posted May 10, 2013
Pooch going HUGE. Photo: T-Bird. Snowboarder Magazine's Superpark 17 presented by Gatorade is going down at Mt. Bachelor this week, and the Day 4 recap on snowboardermag.com features Vans Am Nick "Pooch" Poohachoff throwing down on the Woodward step-up. There are tons more photos, live webcast recaps, videos from every day and more. Head over to snowboardermag.com to check it all out.
Posted May 8, 2013
Andreas heads to Vans Headquarters in California to design his pro model boot in Episode 3 of "Under The Wiig".
Posted May 7, 2013
brightcove.createExperiences(); Local Wyoming legend Bryan Iguchi joins Markus Keller and the rest of the crew in bluebird conditions in Star Valley, WY.
Posted May 6, 2013
Wes Makepeace and Jamie Lynn mid jam. Photo: E. Stone. More from one of the most unique events in snowboarding: Holy Bowly 2013. Snowboarder Magazine dispatched veteren photographer E. Stone out to Japan to document the realness. No triple corks or gold medals here... Holy Bowly is all about shredding with your friends and making new ones, smooth skate style and sharing it with the world. As E. Stone puts it, "We all got into snowboarding because it was a ...
Posted May 3, 2013
With Vans team riders Pat Moore, Zac Marben and Hana Beaman. Superpark 17 presented by Gatorade begins on Monday, May 6th, and this year promises to up the ante, yet again. Four of the best park crews in the world are assembled at Mt. Bachelor right now, pushing snow around the clock, creating never before seen, next level features for the incoming slew of talented snowboarders. Seven Springs, PA; Copper Mountain, CO; Boreal Mountain Resort, CA; and Loon Mountain, NH ...
Posted May 2, 2013
Vans Team Rider Hana Beaman is part of the first X Games Real Women contest, which is live right now at XGames.com. You can VOTE everyday for Hana as she battles 8 other action sports ladies for a shot at X Games gold. Transworld Snowboarding "Caught Up" with Hana to discuss the contest, women's snowboarding and her season in general. Read for full interview with Hana at twsnow.com.
Posted April 30, 2013
Pat Moore. Photo: Tim Peare. Since the announcement that Forum, Special Blend and Foursquare are officially shutting their doors for business, team riders have been on a frenzy closing deals for new sponsors to keep the dream alive. One of those riders is Pat Moore, and he’s in high spirits… You have new sposnors supporting you, how has the transition been? It’s been pretty awesome, I’ve gotten to go on a few trips with the Volcom and ...
Posted April 30, 2013
Eight of the world's most talented women in action sports have submitted 75-second video parts for a shot at X Games gold. Medals will be awarded by a panel of X Games judges, but the Fan Favorite will be decided by YOU! Cast your vote today.
Posted April 29, 2013
The best of the worst spills, mishaps, and falls from this season's episodes.
Posted April 26, 2013
Mission Accomplished – Vans Hi Standard series successfully brought some style to European snow resorts. Paying homage to the roots of the brand, Vans introduced a new concept in ‘competitive’ snowboarding for 2013. Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of Vans’ first snowboard boots, the Hi Standard series aimed to bring the fun and style back to competition. Events took place in major European snowboard resorts throughout March and April, and featured an original big air format and rail jam. Riders were ...
Posted April 24, 2013
Arthur Longo and Markus Keller have been doing some serious Spring pipe shredding in Kitzsteinhorn, Austria while filming for Markus' CHAMåLEON video project. You already know these guys have style for days, so the footage should be sick. In the meantime, check out Vernon Deck's photo blog for some behind the scenes shots.
Posted April 23, 2013
Andreas heads to Mammoth with the Vans Team to test out his pro model boot in Episode 3 of Rockstar Energy's "Under The Wiig".