X Games Aspen returns January 22–25, 2015. Don’t miss the world’s best winter action sports, music and festival experience, featuring more than 200 of the world’s best athletes and 100 Olympians competing for medals and prize money. This year X Games will host live performances from Chromeo, Snoop Dogg, Skrillex and Wiz Khalifa all at the base Buttermilk Mountain. Read more
Snowboarding is no longer new, no longer extreme, and—now that your mom knows how to ride—no longer quite as cool. No wonder snowboard sales and snowboarder visits at mountain resorts are on the decline.
High Tide mfg is Akasha Weisgarber, Gabe Langois and myself. The idea began over drinks with Gabe and Akasha to build a canadian snowboard brand that designs and builds boards in the mountains of British Columbia. The first step was a snowboard press which was built in the fall of 2013. The prototypes from the press were nearly a immediate success, my first board was an early model Hippy Slasher that I instantly fell in love with. Akasha and Gabe offered me the opportunity to join the crew in spring of 2014. Read more