1st D, West Face of New Zealands Mt. Aspiring

As The Northern Hemisphere shred season approaches, the door is closing on the Southern hemispheres time. The tragedies down south this year brought back memories of some of my time on the planets south side. The losses of J.P Auclair and Andreas Franson will cut deep to the core of the global shred community.

As the […]

By |November 10th, 2014|Adventures, First Descents|Comments Off

The West face of Mt. Deborah, and the end of an Era.

While many in the shredding community are well into biking season by now, those deeply involved in the Ski Mountaineering game are likely still immersed in their passion for snow. In the big ranges of Northern BC, Alaska and the Yukon the Big Wall Skiing season doesn’t really even start until May. There is an […]

By |May 27th, 2014|Adventures, First Descents|Comments Off

The Redneck Sessions

Although we did extensive testing on several prototypes last year, we haven’t had the opportunity to really get out and ride on Foon Skis full production powder surfer – The Redneck Superstar – until the last few weeks. With speed to burn the redneck riders have been lovin it through the Feb. – March powder […]

By |March 13th, 2014|Adventures|Comments Off

Gettin Some

Rather than spending another day complaining about the crappy season, or riding my bike again, I responded YES to Delany’s text, to go try and find some shred.

Yes it’s thinner than we’re used to, but there is snow & mountains out there.

And good quality shredding to be had.

 

The weather is great, snow is stable (for […]

By |January 24th, 2014|Adventures|2 Comments

Introducing the Philosophy of One School

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The One School philosophy is the joining of Old School and NEw School. Recognizing and committing to pushing the limits of riding through technique and technology and constantly striving to be better. But also recognizing that all that has come before is not irrelevant. Combining where […]

By |December 16th, 2013|Adventures, First Descents, The Skis|1 Comment