Posted Oct. 31, 2011
Words and Photos: Larry Nuñez It's official: The 2011 Downtown Throwdown events were bigger and badder than ever before. The second stop of the country's premier pre-season rail jam hit San Francisco on Saturday, October 29th, 2011, and all the best rail riders made their way to The City By The Bay to compete for a chance to win some cold, hard cash. Vans riders Darrell Mathes, Zac Marben and guest judge Eric Willett helped decide the victors ...
Posted Oct. 28, 2011
The Lake Tahoe area's talent came out swinging at Sacramento's The Feeders! event. A stacked event where it was any man/or women's to win. In the end Max Warbington dropped consistent technical rail and bank tricks to be the clear favorite and take home the win and an invite to Saturday's Downtown Throwdown in San Francisco. Thanks to all the sponsors and competitors for helping us finish off this years The Feeders! tour with a ...
Posted Oct. 25, 2011
Now there’s a new way to keep up to date with all the latest TTR World Snowboard Tour news, blogs, videos and results! The brand-new, free TTR Snowboarding App for the iPhone and iPad provides easy access to rider profiles and rankings as well as a look at all the current contenders for the TTR World Tour Overall, Halfpipe, Slopestyle, and Big Air titles. There are exciting competitions to enter and a library of hundreds of videos to tap ...
Posted Oct. 24, 2011
The DTTD Video Team is at it again. Check out the latest Downtown Throwdown San Francisco COMMERCIAL. In the past 5 years this event has grown from a great local event to the biggest and most respected urban snowboarding event in the world, with a focus on the up and coming snowboarders who are shaping the industry. “I’m humbled at how big this event has grown, and definitely excited about its future” says Snowboy Productions President Krush Kulesza. “With ...
Posted Oct. 21, 2011
Check out this behind the scenes video of Peter Line's SNOWBOARDER Magazine photo shoot starring Darrell Mathes like you've never seen him before.
Posted Oct. 19, 2011
Featuring Burn Units snow team riders Gigi Rüf, Arthur Longo, Ståle Sandbech and Mathieu Crepel, this short film by Johannes Östergård explores two contrasting sides of freestyle snowboarding: stylish moves in hand-shaped, natural terrain, and progressive tricks in modern machine-cut snowparks.
Posted Oct. 18, 2011
Here's our video from the first stop of the Downtown Throwdown in Seattle, WA on Oct. 8th, 2011. There's plenty of jibs, jams and slams along with a sweet blessing from the Sacred Water Canoe Family, real Northwest style. Vans Team Riders Darrell Mathes and Zac Marben were two of the judges that determined which lucky rider would walk away with the cash. Enjoy the video and for even more coverage, check out our Photo Recap of the ...
Posted Oct. 17, 2011
The Final Stop of The Feeders! is in Sacramento, CA this weekend, and it's the last chance for riders to qualify for the Downtown Throwdown in San Francisco on Oct. 29th. If you think you got it what it takes, get down to Sac Town and show 'em what you got. Watch the video for more info...
Posted Oct. 14, 2011
Vans Team Rider Iouri “I-Pod” Podlatchikov has landed the first ever documented Switch Backside Double Cork 1260 / Switch Double McTwist! Booyaa.
Posted Oct. 12, 2011
As the season approaches and many of us are awaiting our first turns of the season, Method Mag caught up with Wolle Nyvelt for a run down of his "firsts". First time on a snowboard, first movie he watched and the first dude who inspired him, none other than his Vans Teammate Jamie Lynn. Check it the interview with tons of cool photos and videos on methodmag.com. Just another AK pow turn... Boring! Photo: Oli Gagnon.