Back to the roots

The highs and lows and the past winter season … More Back to the roots

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Les Arcs – Freeriders idea of paradise?

  What Makes a good are for freeriding? To me, it’s having access to steep, exposed terrain with features and technical lines.  This isn’t taking into account backcountry touring. Les Arcs is one of the super resorts nestled in the Tarentaise Valley in the French Alps. Its well known to English and French holidaymakers alike for its good pistes … More Les Arcs – Freeriders idea of paradise?

Pre Season – Why you should take your gear to get tuned at your local shop

I have spent the past 9 years working as a ski technician, the last 4 of which have been managing and running workshops around the globe. This article is about why you should take your cherished gear to your local shop. Get to know the guys wearing the aprons and they will make your skis … More Pre Season – Why you should take your gear to get tuned at your local shop

What is Freeriding?

Freeriding is a form of skiing and snowboarding that embodies all styles, but in essence it is riding the natural terrain of a mountain free from rules and man made features. Its generally associated with off piste and big mountain due to the natural terrain, cliffs and features being used. It’s basically sliding down a … More What is Freeriding?

Everyday Kit 

A few things that are always in my backpack when i’m riding. You’d be surprised how much they get used……if your a splitboarder then you know what i’m talking about… Multi-toolSomething i can never do without.  Its in my bag everyday.  Being a snowboarder, there is the inevitable moment when you need a screwdriver…..Gerber has … More Everyday Kit