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Maintaining their message of fierce independence RED Mountain is now a part of the IKON Pass community. This is a huge win...

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VANS WELCOMES KENNEDI DECK

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BY ROB LEMAY Woah. Oakley week, you rule. For anyone lucky enough to be in Whistler last week, you may have caught...

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Game on! Cop your tickets for the 2019 cultural events HERE. Follow WSSF for info and updates HERE. The World Ski & Snowboard Festival Arts events return with crowd...

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For the fourth year in a row, Oakley Week is returning to Whistler Blackcomb for five days’ worth of events and good...

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OR SHOWCASES 2020 PRODUCT

The show must go on! We had another spin through the next year’s gear with the 2019/20 Outdoor Retailer Expo. It was inspiring...

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Last week a shock was sent to the snowboarding world as American Media INC, parent corporation of titles: Men’s Journal, Muscle &...

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The first licensing partner of Burton’s new Step On technology is DC. This opens a world of possibilitys for the future of...

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We like to party. If you’re in Toronto don’t miss ringing in a decade of bullshit with a thirsty group of snowboard...

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It is with great pleasure that Rip Curl welcomes snowboard legend DCP to global snow team. Joining the ranks alongside recent Rip...

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           Montreal, QC. (September 12, 2018) – In excitement for the upcoming winter season, Vans reinforces its longstanding partnership...

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Following some long deliberations, the iF3 Festival, which takes place on October 18th – 20th in Montreal, is excited to announce the official...

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Gerhard Gross was a close friend to us, and family to our community. He fought stomach cancer like a savage until the...

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After watching everyone slaughter Snowboy and SRD’s Dawn of the Village for four days, I couldn’t help but think about this Ben...

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It’s back! For the third year in a row, KING SNOW and the pole toting friends at Forecast have teamed up with Ride...

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It’s different from any other snowboard event you’ve been to, but putting your finger on the one thing that makes it special...

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Here’s an invitation to join our ride, put your heart into it, to draw new lines and to show others that they...