Andy Wright - a living legend in the world of snowboard photography. Andy has been around the world on a 15 year streak shooting with the best snowboarders along the way. If you have thumbed through a snowboard magazine in the past decade and a half and not seen a shot by Andy...chances are, you could be blind. Currently, as a senior photographer for Transworld Snowboarding, his photos keep your eyes wide open and drooling over style. With no signs of burning out, Andy will continue to please your brain for many years to come, bringing only the best of the best.
Clips from the Canyons & park City
Youknowmyfunction Featuring: Jordan Daniels, Colin Wilson, Cole linzmeyer, Vinny, Jeffy Gabrick, Eli Mcelwain, Sam Bakken, Al Binder, Jake Moore, Aaron Becker, jesse paul
A Movie By: Sam Duncan & Brett Spurr
Come along with Solitude Mountain Resort Snow Safety as they hike, bomb, and control the avalanche terrain of Fantasy Ridge above Honeycomb Canyon. What many don't realize is that before you can shred The Greatest Snow on Earth ® patrol is up there working hard making it safe for us to ski. Solitude Ski Patrol uses explosives to knock down avalanches in exposed and steep terrain to make conditions on Fantasy Ridge and Honeycomb Canyon safe for skiers and snowboarders.
Come take a ride with the Powder Safari through 3000 acres of Utah snowcat skiing. Deep powder, wide open trees, and some of Utah's most incredible terrain wait for you on the Powder Safari snow cats at Powder Mountain.
The FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE Rail Jam Series continues weekend! Night 2 of the three-part am series is this Friday, February 18. Money is cooler than product and that's why we're handing out buckets of it for each division. That's right, men, women, ski, snowboard, groms and grandmas alike all get a money prize. The course will be setup under the bright lights of Three Kings Terrain Park near the base of Eagle Superpipe. We plan to have a creative setup with cinco jib features. The event is a jam format and 5:15 is go time!
Just in time for an epic President’s Weekend, and perfectly coinciding with the arrival of about a foot of the Greatest Snow on Earth, Brian Head Resort in Southern Utah this week opened two revamped terrain parks, Junkyard and Progressive. Between the two parks, there are many new beginner, intermediate and advanced features. There is likely something for every rider & freeskier in any family.
The Canyons hosted the USSA National Championship Snowboard Cross Grand Prix this year. The course was built on Doc's run, which made for a perfect venue. Athletes were challenged by the aggresive berms and obstacles on course, while spectators gathered below on Ski Beach to watch the race. Here are some highlights from the event.
A Park City Minute with Zak Hale and Harrison Gordon. A firey edit to a firey song, "Daddy's Lambo" by YelaWolf.
Videograss DVD #4.
Filmed, Edited and Directed by Joe Carlino, Gary Milton and Hayden Wrench.
This video will be available in August 31, 2011 and features the riding of Alex Andrews, Alex Cantin, Ben Bilocq, Austin Smith, Curtis Ciszek, Bryan Fox, Ethan Deiss, Jake Kuzyk, Harrison Gordon, Knut Eliasen, Xavier De Le Rue
Presented By Monster Energy
Supported By: Transworld Snowboarding, Ashbury, Bungee Banshee, Bonfire, Burton, Elm, Holden, K2, Nike, Nitro, Quiksilver, Ride, Salomon, Volcom, VGsnow.com
The terrain park at Canyons has a new location and a new name this year. Transitions terrain park is over a mile long, and has multiple jump lines and rail features. Steve Duke and the park crew have been killing it with this new zone! Come check out the Transitions, all new at Canyons Resort.
The North Face Masters of Snowboarding features a $15,000 cash prize purse and an opportunity for Big Mountain snowboarders to pit themselves against athlete and mountain alike. The North Face Masters returns to Snowbird, January 21 & 22, 2011, where competitors look forward to the notoriously challenging Little Cottonwood Canyon terrain littered with chutes, cliff drops, and the legendary lake-effect Utah powder.
For those of us with kids the thought of getting them on the snow is exciting, but, also a little frustrating. With getting boots, helmets, goggles, mittens, dragging them up the slope, trying to tell them how to ride, it's easy to forget that this is supposed to be fun! Burton was in town last week with 2002 Winter Olympic Gold Medalist Ross Powers to introduce some of the new innovations they've come up with to help get younger kids shredding and to make life a little easier on parents as well. Check it out.
On January 6th, Burton's Riglet Park Tour hits Canyons. This is a four-stop mobile product demo and mini snowboard park designed to introduce kids as young as three to snowboarding. Hitting partner resorts in Vermont and Utah, the Burton Riglet Park tour offers snowboarding instruction and product demos to kids in a fun learning environment.