9.4 ISSUE PREVIEW

Date: January 15, 2018 Author: Jesse Fox Categories: features
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All things must end. This last issue bookends our 9th volume preaching the good word of the board. Winter is here and we’re back to chasing the dream, the covers, and the stories of the future. Get your hands on a copy by visiting snowboard shops and newsstand.

Anto Chamberland kills this issue. He hits the cover gapping a natural bridge feature he discovered by noticing it in the background of a TV show. [o] Andy Wright makes this photo a true story.

A CONVERSATION WITH ANTO CHAMBERLAND | BY CRAIG MCMORRIS

Anto also seals the deal on this issue with the feature interview conducted by the one and only, Craig McMorris. “Firefighting has made me a better snowboarder.” —Anto Chamberland

OLYMPIC SHAKEDOWN | BY JESSE FOX

“It’s hard not to care because you do well there and it can change your life.” —Mark McMorris

MC ORANGE SODA: THE BEAU BISHOP STORY | BY ROB LEMAY

“It was handed over to me on a silver platter and it was insane to not take the opportunity. It forced me to grow up.” —Beau Bishop

PUT IT IN THE BOWL, WHAT DOES IT MEAN? | BY ZUZY ROCKA

“Now that Kamloops is once again a hub for snowboarding, it has brought all the new blood in.”—Geremy Guido

BROKEN | JEREMY JONES

“No one ever sees this stuff. Only dead people get these things said about them.” –Jeremy Jones

SPYCAM Photo Gallery | Geoff Brown [o] Guy Fattal

BEST STORY EVER | Charles Reid

"We're in the Prairies, we can land in a field. It's not like we're gonna crash into mountains or anything.”–Charles Reid

WHERE YOU AT, STEVIE BELL? | BY WILLIAM FRASER

“People ‘shoulda’ all over themselves. I ‘shoulda’ done that; I ‘shoulda’ done this. Shouldas [aren’t] going to get you anything. Shoulda doesn’t make things happen. Shoulda is just an excuse to let you sit on the couch and chill.” —Stevie Bell

BRIN JAMES ALEXANDER | RIPPING | BY ROB LEMAY

"My mom threw avalanche bombs, blowing shit up. She’s hype." –Brin James Alexander