Tom Copsey

Tom Copsey

Snowboarding since 92, writing about snowboarding since 2001, partying like it's 1999. I do a bunch of stuff for the website and print mag. Snowboarding is fun.

Recent Articles By Tom

Videos

Sessions are BACK!

The iconic outerwear brand is set for a timely relaunch in the 2016-17 season.

Sessions are BACK!
World Snowboard Tour

Judges Suck!? - Giom Morriset

The World Snowboard Tour's Rich Hegarty gets deep and dirty with some of the dudes tasked with judging the upcoming World Championships of Snowboarding...

Judges Suck!? - Giom Morriset
Rider Parts

Eero Ettala's Ender - Finland Part

This first drop of parts from Eero Ettala's movie, Ender, features Eero, Toni Kerkalä and Antti Jussila bossing it in the long dark nights of...

Eero Ettala's Ender - Finland Part
European News

Suzuki Nine Knights 2016 Set To Build “The Perfect Hip”

The Suzuki Nine Knights 2016 sets out on a new “Mission” to innovate hip and transition riding by building one glorious obstacle: a gigantic hip...

Suzuki Nine Knights 2016 Set To Build “The Perfect Hip”
Interviews

From Doubles to Reels - The Valerian Ducourtil Interview

Valérian Ducourtil had an insane season that culminated with a HEAVY hunk of footahe in this winter's Almo Film, Comfort Zone. We decided he more...

From Doubles to Reels - The Valerian Ducourtil Interview
World Snowboard Tour

Dakine Poney Session - St Lary, 3-6 March 2016

The Dakine Poney Session will drop back in for its 14th edition from the 3rd to the 6th of March in Saint-Lary-Soulan (Pyrénées_France). Here's the...

Dakine Poney Session - St Lary, 3-6 March 2016
Rider Parts

SAKU TIILIKAINEN - Full Part 2015

Vimana Snowboards ripper Saku has got style for miles, so make sure you don't sleep on his 2015 greatest hits edit...

SAKU TIILIKAINEN - Full Part 2015
Videos

ALL TIME - Gigi Rüf

We sit down with Austrian legend Gigi Rüf to get the lowdown on some of his All Time favourites people, places and parts in snowboarding.

ALL TIME - Gigi Rüf
Videos

How To Build Your Own Pow Surfer

Well, kinda. If you pause a lot, have a tooled up garage and a buncha man-skillz.

How To Build Your Own Pow Surfer
Crew Edits

Demonium's Backyard Sesh at Chalet Budokan

The Demonium crew have been keeping things local and shredding the hell out of their chalet's backyard. Booom!

Demonium's Backyard Sesh at Chalet Budokan
Interviews

Face/Time - Marko Grilc

For our latest instalment of Face/Time, we sat down with Slovenian bossman and mastermind of the Grilosodes, Marko Grilc, to talk about the importance of...

Face/Time - Marko Grilc
World Snowboard Tour

Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY - Stop 3: Mayrhofen / Hippach im Zillertal

Third stop of the Ästhetiker's Am contest tour set to hit Zillertal from 20-21 February

Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY - Stop 3: Mayrhofen / Hippach im Zillertal
Travel Features

From Huts to Arlberg - A Snowchasing Odyssey

Keller, Luhtanen, Nilo, Delfino & Ducourtil chase pow across Europe...

From Huts to Arlberg - A Snowchasing Odyssey
World Snowboard Tour

Spring Battle 2016 - March 12-18, 2016 - Absolut Park Flachauwinkl

As part of the World Snowboard Tour, the Spring Battle at Absolut Park has become a fixed date in the schedules of international top riders. Year...

Spring Battle 2016 - March 12-18, 2016 - Absolut Park Flachauwinkl
Web Series

HACKED - Roope Tonteri

We jacked all Roope's phone and GoPro footage from the last couple of weeks. This is what happened...

HACKED - Roope Tonteri
Other Events

MINI Snowpark Feldberg – Bohny Masters Feldberg powered by MINI

The 7th QParks Tour Stop will go down on 27/02/2016 in the MINI Snowpark Feldberg in Feldberg/Germany...

MINI Snowpark Feldberg – Bohny Masters Feldberg powered by MINI
Rider Parts

Rip Curl Local Hero - Matevz Macek

On top of the Pro Team, Rip Curl supports some riders living their search with passion. They belong to our Local Hero Program. They picked 3 out...

Rip Curl Local Hero - Matevz Macek
Rider Parts

Clemens Millauer Crushing Colorado

Clemens Millauer is an up-and-coming BOSStrian who’s been turning heads with edits like this one from the Prime Park Session at Stubai in autumn. Now he’s...

Clemens Millauer Crushing Colorado
European News

Quiksilver's Stay High Winter Tour 2016

This winter, Quiksilver launches a European Tour offering snowboarding addicts a unique experience to meet Quiksilver riders and test Quiksilver’s newest technical products in 8...

Quiksilver's Stay High Winter Tour 2016
World Snowboard Tour

2016 TRENTINO ROOKIE FEST COMING UP

Monte Bondone, Italy will host this rookies' International Slopestyle Contest & Night Rail Session from 2-6 March 2016.

2016 TRENTINO ROOKIE FEST COMING UP
Other Events

Burton Snowboards Celebrate 40 Years Forward

[The Burton 40 Years Forward fam shready in Kühtai. Photos: carlosblanchard.com] 40 years is a long time in anything, let alone snowboarding. In 2017 Burton will...

Burton Snowboards Celebrate 40 Years Forward
Videos

1st QParks Girls Shred Session 2015/16 at quattro Snow Park Obergurgl

Cat Nicol. Photos: Felix Pirker A bunch of shred queens, two shaperesses, a bluebird day and a unique park scenery: that’s the summary of a more than...

1st QParks Girls Shred Session 2015/16 at quattro Snow Park Obergurgl
Web Series

DIY: Chapter 2 - A Chamonix adventure with Xavier De Le Rue

A Chamonix adventure with Xavier De Le Rue being mental, presented by Swatch.

DIY: Chapter 2 - A Chamonix adventure with Xavier De Le Rue
News & Previews

Mervin Manufacturing Introduces BENT METAL BINDING WORKS

Mervin takes it's 30 year legacy of handcrafting, environmental minded, high performance snowboard composite expertise and applies it to the boot / board interface… BENT...

Mervin Manufacturing Introduces BENT METAL BINDING WORKS