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HOLDEN Welcomes Gray Thompson

Lake Tahoe Loc & Warp Wave Filmmaker finds a natural fit with “Holden Explorers” team for Winter 2016 ans Holden proudly announces the addition of Gray Thompson to its team.

Gray commented, “I am so happy to have connected with a brand that shares my passion for this entire outdoor lifestyle, and of course snowboarding. I couldn’t be more excited to contribute to Holden’s history.” He went on to say, “My interests are pretty broad; besides my active pursuits, I also love film-making, and developing technical, eco-friendlier garments. I am excited to contribute and co-create with Holden across many levels.”

“We are so happy to have Gray represent us as an Explorer due to his great vibes, style and love of life,” added Holden co-founder Mike LeBlanc. “Gray is a one of those multi-talented cats that just gets it. You can see it in his style during a multitude of outdoor pursuits, in his filmmaking, and in his everyday life. We intend to give him a diverse platform to explore and grow his talents and interests.”

Gray is currently bunkered away awaiting winter while finishing touches on Warp Wave’s “Aurora Boardealis” film, releasing October 2016. For more info on that, visit His other sponsors include United Shapes & Arcade Belt Co.

Gray joins the current roster, which includes the likes of Fredi Kalbermatten, Brendan Gerard, Cale Zima, Gus Engle, Mikey LeBlanc and Chad Otterstrom, among others.


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