The Pirates crew is near legendary in Europe for their yearly doses of heavy shred film, and Gigi Rüf was instrumental in bringing this crew into being. Check out his li'l history lesson mixed with some heavy riding from the earlier movies...

Gigi is a Pirate and everybody knows that! This clip shows you more about his involvement in Europe's finest Snowboard movie production and its crew.

Watch and learn how everything started a decade ago at the Backyard Camp in the Austrian Alps.

This season the Pirate crew is filming for their 10th movie! Gigi is hyped to be back on track after a year with Volcom filming for 9191.

Stay tuned for Pirate History with Gigi Rüf 2/2.