Summer Lines in Colorado
A first hand adventure from Research Team member Tanner Crow Guest Research by Mike Meru Photography: Michael Aasheim On my Endless Search for winter and to shred every month of the calendar year, my travels took me to Aspen, Colorado to hike and ride the Conundrum Couloir. The adventure began Friday night, Mike Meru, Michael Aasheim, and I left Salt Lake City at 7 p.m and arrived in aspen by 2 a.m. We camped at the trail head and used Mikes razor to cut off a few miles on the old mining road. The hike began with a 1,000ft loose rock...
Hurricane Nicole in the Outer Banks
The Outer Banks of North Carolina...a barrier island in the Mid-Atlantic fueled by blue collar fishing and summer tourism. If you're from VA or NC, it's your go to beach destination for family vacation. For the rest, it's a mysterious stretch of the US that many visit to enjoy a relaxed beach experience with a mixed bag of activities to indulge in. The vibe is chill, sunsets are amazing, and the waves can make surfers across the world salivate. During hurricane season, surfers up and down the East Coast keep an eye on the Outer Banks...waiting for that perfect...
Sour Afternoons - YRC Skate Short
Sour Afternoons |A Skateboarding Short Film from Brian Bitterfeld on Vimeo. During this past winter's Research Tour, we had the pleasure of hitting Aspen as our final destination. We met some good people there that took us in and showed the YRC crew some proper hospitality. We've kept in touch since then and hyped that they are supportive of our vision. Here's a quick short of the homies getting after it at their local skatepark, Rio Grande. Riders: Aaron Hooper @filmforfood, Ryan Brown @hand_pressed, and Nick Becker @mystiksnyx. Film/Cinematography: Brian Bitterfeld @bitter_pictures.
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"All In One Day" Justin Baun at Kicking Horse
Photo: Colin Maycher, @cmaycher Labeled the "unofficial" mayor of Golden, B.C., Justin Baun has been a man on a mission this season. Recently, he made a quick edit at Kicking Horse Mountain named "All In One Day." If you're into deep pow and charging pinner steeps....this video is for you. You can also find his edit featured on snowboarder.com! Congrats to Justin and here's hoping for a deep Spring in B.C. We are looking forward to seeing what Justin comes up with as the season winds down! http://www.snowboarder.com/videos/kicking-horse-mountain-one-day You can follow the mayor of Golden on Instagram: @justinbaun