Posted May 31, 2013
Words & Photos by Erin Hogue Canada’s winter came to an abrupt end this year, after a season with a constantly sketchy snow pack and almost good snow, it was time to head north. A sweet crew of ladies formed consisting of Hana Beaman, Leanne Pelosi, Erin Comstock, Corinne Pasela, Danyale Patterson and Joanie Robichaud. They made their way to the seemingly last place to still have rails with snow, Anchorage, Alaska. Jibbing isn’t the first thing to come ...
Posted May 30, 2013
One person's debris is another's discovery: Beaman cradles a piece of Bosnian history. Photo: Ashley Barker The pro athletes covered on XGames.com regularly travel the globe chasing waves, powder, contests and more. But we wanted to know what kind of souvenirs they smuggle home in their board bags. (Tiny spoons? Misspelled T-shirts? Obscure energy drinks from Oman?) "Memento" is a semi-regular column on Scene that chronicles these cultural anthropologists of action, good and bad. Anything to declare ...
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 ...