30/12/2010 | by Tom Copsey
Hello and welcome to our new episode of This Week in Snowboarding. Click yourself through an abundance of links to the best the snowboarding world had to offer over the past seven days!
The Illicit Snowboarder tells the story of the first snowboarder, the Mustachio has a nice edit from the Dachstein, Albert is the name of an upcoming Czech movie, Snowboarder Mag tells us what Austin Smith wears on the hill, the Thirsty Convoy shreds Meadows, the German Restless movie is really good (but we somehow failed at putting it up on Mpora), and Jon Kooley’s Day in the Life is kool.
The Ride Ride with Us Episode 3 drops, SkulFilms’ Frienemies gets re-released, Scott Stevens lets you in on one-footers, the Helgasons post an ok highlights clip, people keep sending their shit edits to Yobeat, our web columnist Jon Weaver gets interviewed by the German Snowstoked blog, Andre Chamberlain tells you how to film snowboarding, and Jussi Oksanen teaches his kids how to ride…
Our new Photo Annual has the best cover, ever (and some interesting content, too), Seb Toots talks about his horror slam at last year’s Air&Style, Torstein Horgmo goes all gangsta, Halldor Helgason reveals an interesting fact in this interview, Wiig, Moore & Co. session NZ, Ben Lynch stars in Airblaster’s latest Family Portrait, Mikey LeBlanc has bionic knees, avalanche danger does exist, here is Smokin’ Snowboards’ Boreal TVC edit, Our Neck of the Woods is a flick from the US East Coast, here’s all Austrian action from 9191, here’s the Hyland Hills opening with bad filming and good guys, after watching this edit everyone should have Nick Pooch on their list, Ville Uotila rides the Dachstein park, TW Business lists the NYC Snow Film Fest winners, and Bear Mountain opens with a bang(ing good edit).
We post to dope remixes of the Commotion movie, Comstock & Van Gyn hit the Wasatch, Liam Gallagher visits Mt Baker, this clip shows how to ride a suburban street like a boss, Jake Burton talks about supporting local shops, here’s a nice Mt Snow opener, Jon Weaver talks about the spirit of snowboarding, Yobeat posts the best pow edit of the week, and Jess Kimura is good at knife fights.
Isenseven re-release their first ever video called New Noise, Matt Georges stars in this neat video from Billabong, Animal Farm’s Showemus movie is sick and free, Yobeat has a decent Trollhaugen-tage clip, Enni Rukajärvi now rides for Burton, Mark McMorris now drinks Red Bull, Spatziba releases the Gigi Talking Heads Part 2, John Jackson slays Mammoth, ESPN has a chat with Dan Brisse, and Desiree Melancon labels her front foot.
Peetu Piiroinen tells us stuff about the upcoming season, we post the All Plugged Up full movie, Torstein Horgmo goes skiing, Smith Optics release a good David Bertschinger Karg profile, and another decent Prospecting Idaho episode, Xavier De Le Rue is working on his new project Timeline, Volcom releases a cool Scott Stevens montage, Banshee Bungee move offices to SLC, our fav movie crew bHappy shreds Northstar, Chris Carr is featured in this edit, Louie Vito’s wallpaper is an instant success on our site, Lavigne, Paradis, Cantin et al shred Keystone, Rome Snowboards know what core means, the Ästhetiker shred Flachauwinkl, Flow posts some B-footage, Todd Richards gets nostalgic, Nitro loves shop kids (read it, industry!), Mario Käppeli and Ethan Morgan shred Stubai, while Peter König cruises at Trysil,
The Air&Style draw looks promising, the Pirates Helsinki log drops, Java Fernandez posts a good Videograss clip (featuring Anderson, Grenier and Paradis), Enni Rukajärvi is about to meet the Finnish president, Grilo’s Grilomentary teaser drops, Ashbury shreds Bear Mountain, and David Bertschinger Karg does some fun laps in Hoch-Ybrig.
Did we miss anything important? Let us know! You didn’t like it? Well, at least you don’t have scoleciphobia!
See you next week!