Melanie Schönthier

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Time to say good bye...

After three great years I´m leaving the safe harbor of Onboard to sail away to some new territories.

Time to say good bye...
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Onboard is looking for an intern

Always wanted to work for a snowboard mag? This could be your chance...

Onboard is looking for an intern
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Getting (wet) together with the Fiat Freestyle Team

Life can be so good. Tuesday, leaving work at 1 p.m. to go the the lake of Ammersee. Official 'Get Together' with the Fiat Freestyle...

Getting (wet) together with the Fiat Freestyle Team
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My favorite grom

Tim-Kevin Ravnjak, aka TK, is from Slovenia, only 12 years old but ripping it hard!

My favorite grom
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Rookies conquer Ischgl

I just came back from Ischgl, Austria, where we did an Onboard photo shoot with some of the world's best rookies.

Rookies conquer Ischgl
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ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - LAST REPORT

Sorry I didn't upload a blog earlier but we had been cut off the internet for the last days (I think the neighbor noticed we...

ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - LAST REPORT
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ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - "I'M WALKING ON SUNSHINE"!

The forecast said we would have exactly one day of sunshine which would be today. We killed it.

ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - "I'M WALKING ON SUNSHINE"!
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ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - IT IS RAINING!

After two weeks of bottomless pow pow, we chose the right week. After one day of good weather, it is raining cats and dogs here....

ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - IT IS RAINING!
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ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - IT STARTED!

Day Two is already over and our crew is complete now which means 9 girls and 2 guys sharing one house up on the mountain.

ONBOARD GIRLS WEEK - IT STARTED!
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Meet Fips & Tobi Strauss - and my mum!

After MBM and Pleasure have already featured this video, Onboard cannot longer stay behind.

Meet Fips & Tobi Strauss - and my mum!
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I LOVE ATOMIC!

Being editor at a snowboard magazine means being neutral towards brands. At least you can try.

I LOVE ATOMIC!
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A long day and an Iron Night

Everybody who was shredding in South Germany and Austria at the weekend is probably still smiling!

A long day and an Iron Night
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I HATE MY JOB!

I really do. Had to go heliboarding last week. During Ispo. They picked us up with a helicopter in Munich and flew us straight to...

I HATE MY JOB!
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BILLABONG AIR & STYLE - RESULTS!

First the good news: Colin Frei from Switzerland won the Billabong Air & Style in Innsbruck last night!

BILLABONG AIR & STYLE - RESULTS!
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New & exclusive online shop

Girls love shopping and if you get a good bargain we are even more stoked.

New & exclusive online shop
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ONBOARD GOES EAST

I´m back in Munich after what was a banger of a trip!

ONBOARD GOES EAST
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ONBOARD GOES EAST - DAY FOUR

I love German tidiness and bureaucracy! Did you ever had to paint a rail after hitting it? Well, we had today!

ONBOARD GOES EAST - DAY FOUR
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ONBOARD GOES EAST - DAY TWO & THREE

Well, where shall I start? It is only our third day in East Germany but it seems like we have been here since a week....

ONBOARD GOES EAST - DAY TWO & THREE
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Onboard goes East - Day One

Actually I wanted to start my first blog about our trip through East Germany with some historical facts. But first of all I have to...

Onboard goes East - Day One
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OB´s new special needs editor

He is better looking on a surfboard.

OB´s new special needs editor
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A reader´s report

One of our most loyal readers, 16 years old Malte Casper from Germany, has visited an exceptional snowboard camp this summer - in Northern Germany!...

A reader´s report
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Portugal rail madness

Always expect the unexpected.

Portugal rail madness
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Onboard/ Rome go Oktoberfest!

This is the best time of the year in Munich. No words needed...

Onboard/ Rome go Oktoberfest!
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Sorry!

Everybody who already had a look at the 100th issue and wondered why the German version of Onboard has got some Spanish texts in it...

Sorry!