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City native goes West for success
City native goes West for successto teach snowboarding and has been there ever since. “I got a full-time job teaching at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. I’ve spent 28 years at the same place. I don’t do it as much now, but it is a unique part of my business,” Franco said.read more
Source: Altoona Mirror
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 22:10:00 GMT
A SloCal road trip gives you a geographic, climatological super sampler
A SloCal road trip gives you a geographic, climatological super samplerAfter spending a week road tripping in the area — sand duning, big tree hiking, desert wandering and snowboarding — I’m convinced it’s a fitting moniker and worthy of a road trip, whether you live in the Golden State or you’re seeking a quieter ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 11:30:00 GMT
13-year-old Kokomo Murase takes home X Games gold
13-year-old Kokomo Murase takes home X Games goldX Games Norway 2018 is underway and the women of snowboarding put on a show. Here are the women’s big air snowboarding highlights and results. The best of the best in women’s snowboarding took to the towering big air scaffold in Norway today and put on ...read more
Source: FanSided
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 19:08:00 GMT
Sydney CBD to host big air snowboarding festival with 16-storey ski ramp
Sydney CBD to host big air snowboarding festival with 16-storey ski rampWhen you think of a white winter, Sydney is not the first city that comes to mind. But this August, the Domain will be transformed into a hub for the world's best skiers and snowboarders, who will compete in a new competition. They will be flying down a ...read more
Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Published on Wed, 16 May 2018 20:25:00 GMT
Why Asian Pacific American Heritage Month is still necessary
Why Asian Pacific American Heritage Month is still necessaryThe minute any Asian American makes an appearance in the mainstream media, the Facebook walls and Twitter feeds of other Asian Americans light up: We like the posts about Chloe Kim winning the Olympic Gold Medal for snowboarding, or retweet the trailer to ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 10:01:00 GMT
Cops Called After Fan Sneaked Into YouTuber Casey Neistat’s Work Space and Refused to Leave
Cops Called After Fan Sneaked Into YouTuber Casey Neistat’s Work Space and Refused to LeaveCasey Neistat, a dude known for things like snowboarding behind a car through New York City streets during a snowstorm, posted an uncharacteristically somber video — or at least, the first three minutes were uncharacteristically somber — on Thursday ...read more
Source: New York Magazine
Published on Fri, 18 May 2018 12:41:00 GMT
LED snowboard
LED snowboard[Nate] has made snowboarding cool with his Bluetooth connected board. Using 202 WS2812 LEDs carefully wrapped around the edge of the board and sealed with a conformal coating, it’s bright and waterproof. It’s controlled with an Arduino Nano and a ...read more
Source: Hackaday
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 19:36:00 GMT
Julia Marino Continues Streak Of X Games Medals While Chris Corning Scores His First
Julia Marino Continues Streak Of X Games Medals While Chris Corning Scores His FirstWinter sports may be in the rearview mirror for most, but big air snowboarding was alive and well at the X Games Norway on Saturday in Oslo this weekend and a pair of U.S. Olympians seized the chance to add to their season’s medal hauls. Julia Marino ...read more
Source: TeamUSA
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 17:53:00 GMT
How To: a Guide to Filming Snowboarding With a Gimbal
How To: a Guide to Filming Snowboarding With a GimbalWith recent advances in equipment, it's now possible to capture professional caliber snowboard footage on a camera you can lose in your messy center console. It's still much easier, however, to create something that ranges from slightly nauseating to ...read more
Source: TransWorld Snowboarding
Published on Fri, 18 May 2018 00:01:03 GMT
Takeru Otsuka dominates snowboard big air, takes home X Games gold
Takeru Otsuka dominates snowboard big air, takes home X Games goldThe men of snowboarding put on a show under the bright lights in the X Games Norway snowboarding big air final on Saturday afternoon. Here are the highlights from the event. Each rider brought their A-game to Norway and the margin for error in this event ...read more
Source: FanSided
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 17:39:00 GMT