K2 Seek and Destroy Sessions: Creativity
The third episode of K2 Snowboarding's Seek and Destroy Sessions brings us to the woods of Rainbow Mountain, where Jordan Mendenhall and Danny Larsen get creative in the trees. A good treeride is special, like your board is hugging a distant relative. Watch this and then go out and do some tree-hopping of your own, but be creative. That means not doing what these guys did...find your own way to get rad.
The Impaler Every Time: A Season in Minnesota
The guys behind Minnesotan zine, The Impaler spent a lot of time behind their cameras last season, shooting stills and moving pictures. They've finally started to come through on their hints at some videos, and released this seven-minute edit as a prequel to their movie, set to drop some time in the near future. It features park riding, lots of street missions, lots of homies being homies, the Downtown Throwdown, and even some skating. The Impaler is comprised of a Minnesotan mob, including some pros like Jake O-E, Jonas Michelot, Jordan Daniels, Jessie Paul, Danimals, Joe Sexton, and many more. Stay tuned.
The Frozen Life Aquatic: A Day At Stevens Pass
Anyone with a soft spot for Steve Zissou will know exactly what's up with this cinematic short, featuring Pepe Dominguez and the Hot Lava boys riding Stevens Pass. With some sharp and documentary-style narrative they take you on a journey through the trails and up to the summit, where they find some lines and smiles. Ho!
Adidas "Welcome: Kazu" Trailer
If you thought Adidas Snowboarding was done with the "Welcome" series after Keegan’s video, you've got another thing coming. Adidas is bringing out another fifteen-minute long, in-depth, archival and heavy hitting biographical video, introducing the mysterious Japanese phenom, Kazu Kokubo. When you hear Kazu's name come over the loudspeaker, you know something amazing is about to happen. Stay tuned.
House of 1817: Monday Minute 76 Trollhaugen
Joe Sexton, Danimals, Fronious and the rest of the House of 1817 crew are back for the season with the first of many Monday Minutes for 2013-14. Almost across the board, Minnesotans have a uniqe style heavily influenced by lapping parks via rope tow. With 100% proper style, creative tricks and not a single throwaway shot, this is the real deal in the park edit world.
Alpine Airblasters: Euros Getting Wild
Wow, ten years already? Great job Airblaster! For all you internet stalkers out there, here's a video to make your snowboard-sense go tingly. It features a group of European Airblasters, including Gerald Fuchs, David Struber, Simon Reichel, Alvaro Vogel and Sebi Müller. Stylish maneuvers in the streets and the backcountry, and one mean footplant into a stone wall -check it out.
DRĂ”LE DE VIE: Mathieu Crepel Full Part
Mathieu Crepel is a Pyranean Rennaisance Man. From the contest scene to surfing to heavy AK lines, he rips it all. Check out his full part from Almo Film's latest film, and look for Crepel in an upcoming issue of frequency TSJ. Teaser!