The Chamonix-Mont-Blanc event confirmed for Sat 24th for both juniors and the Pros check it out on http://freerideworldtour.com/ The season opening stage of the 2015 Swatch Freeride World Tour by the North Face will be held on a face never used for competition before: The Chamois face by the Cornu chairlift. The technical staff lead by mountain guide Stéphane Dan decided for this to be the spot with the best possible conditions. First start is set to […]
Val de la Clarée is one of the last quiet corners of the French Alps, but it could have been very different. In the 1970’s a proposed highway and tunnel threatened to open the valley up to development, but the local farmers and residents protested. Mark Abma, Leo Ahrens, Tony Lamiche and Timothée Theaux visit this quiet valley to live of the grid in a restored chalet for a week of skiing under their own power.
Candide Thovex does it again. One of those days 2 Filmed in Val Blanc, France Want to check out more Candide Thovex subscribe to his youtube account. or watch the movie ‘Few Words’ Candide Thovex was born in Annecy, Haute-Savoie, and grew up in the village of La Clusaz, France. Thovex learned to ski in the Aravis region of the French Alps, he started skiing when he was 2 years old. At the age of 8, he entered the Moguls ski […]
Red Bull Media House, in association with MSP Films presents the Resort Segment from “Days of My Youth”, a new film that examines every skier’s lifelong affinity for the sport. In this segment, Cody Townshed, Richard Permin, Banks Gilbelti, and Sander Hadley have ridiculous amounts of fun skiing their local resorts.
If you like old fashioned extreme skiing then you are gonna love this movie The pioneers who first skied its’ seemingly impossible walls have all but given way to a new generation of innovators. Venturing into gravity-defying terrain, a small group of pretenders to the kingdom of the vertical continue to test the boundaries of this little documented discipline of ski and snowboard. We join skier and mountain guide, Vivian Bruchez, as he explores his backyard on several steep adventures in […]
Movie: Ones again MSP (Matchstick Productions) show what there worth with another great film. Watching the trailer you could get the idea that they a going for a Sherpas Cinema style of movie. Bus ones you’ve seen Days of My Youth you will see all the MSP elements that make there productions so much fun to look at. One line in particular has been buzzing the internet this last week. Not only the freeride community is noticing this… Need I […]
;;Anticipation Amsterdam, 14-12-2014 It’s time to go too bed. I’m laying here but can’t fall a sleep. The thought that I will be on the train of to Austria in less then 20 hours makes my heart pound like hell. I’m thinking about the adventures that I possibly will be having during my stay in St. Anton am Arlberg. I know this period has the potential to be the best time of my life. We will see. I’ve packed all […]