Posted Aug. 9, 2013
GO TO XGAMES.COM TO WATCH THE VIDEO... There is only one Mark "Lando" Landvik. The Juneau, Alaska, native has terrorized the pro scene for more than a decade now. Besides having a stack of Standard Films movie parts, Lando is perhaps best known as Travis Rice's main partner in crime in "That's It, That's All" and "The Art of Flight." Though he was sidelined for a minute due to a knee injury sustained during the filming ...
Posted Aug. 4, 2013
Real Snow Backcountry 2013 silver medalist Pat Moore also took home the Fan Favorite in the online vote. Here he explains why his video received such overwhelming support from the world at large
Posted Aug. 3, 2013
Congratulations to Vans Team Rider Pat Moore, your X Games Real Snow Backcountry Silver medalist! The fan favorite VOTE versus fellow Vans fam Mark Landvik is open until tomorrow as well, but it looks like Pat is going to take that too. As Red Bull’s Ryan Runke reminded us, Pat is also the first person to medal in both Real Snow Street and Backcountry. Well done sir...
Posted Aug. 2, 2013
Go behind the scenes of the making of Andreas Wiig's 2013 X Games Real Snow Backcountry contest video part.
Posted July 30, 2013
This is it. Down to the final two in X Games Real Snow Backcountry and it's our own Mark Landivk versus the newest addition to the Vans fam, Pat Moore. It's Volcom versus Volcom, Vans versus Vans... and we couldn't be happier for both riders. Go to XGames.com everyday and VOTE for your favorite!
Posted July 26, 2013
Travis Rice takes fellow Real Snow Backcountry competitor Pat Moore to Alaska to teach him how to ride spine lines in the second episode of Rice's X Games Pro Series, "Rice Pudding." (-via xgames.com)
Posted July 23, 2013
Team Vans prevails! Mark Landvik, Andreas Wiig and Pat Moore all move into the 2nd round in the X Games Real Snow Backcountry fan favorite battle. Trouble is, now Andreas and Pat are going head to head, and Lando is up against his best bud Travis Rice. Looks like it's going to be another close one, so head to XGames.com everyday to vote for your favorite.
Posted July 16, 2013
The time has finally come. X Games Real Snow backcountry is here! Sure it's the middle of summer, but these guys rode their ass off all winter to put together a 90-second part that showcases the best of the best in the backcountry, and three of them are Vans team riders. Andreas Wiig, Pat Moore and Mark Landvik can all hold their own on the mountain, and they're up against riders like Travis Rice, Mark Carter, Mikey Rencz ...
Posted July 10, 2013
Vans Team Riders Pat Moore, Andreas Wiig and Mark Landvik are all competing in Real Snow Backcountry, the X Games all-video backcountry snowboarding contest running in conjunction with X Games LA, that debuts on July 16. Get ready...
Posted July 8, 2013
Markus Keller, Zugspitze. Photo:Lorenz Holder Words: Anke Eberhardt Bordering Switzerland, Austria and France -- the three most popular winter-sports countries in Europe -- Germany is often forgotten when it comes to powder and halfpipes. Considering resort sizes and elevations, the statistics do favor its neighbors, but Germany has a long tradition in snowboarding and a respectable scene that should not be underestimated. - via ESPN Read the full story of Snowboarding in Bavaria at XGames.com...