Words from Roys blog: "Guess what? Winter 2012 ain’t over! Thanks to an epic season with a shitload of snow, there is still a sweet snow base ready to shred on higher altitudes. After a great day flying, we packed our snow gear and made our ways up to First in order to find some fun snow left overs. As soon we reached our destination, the shoveling team started building some jumps in between a surreal environment filled with mind-blowing snow formations built by nature and its elements. Ending the day with some fun slush slashes and a cold beer at the yet very last valley run of the season certainly made that day a very special one. Good times!"
Each year, at the end of the winter season, a recurring story unfolds in Ischgl, with groms as far as the eyes can see and racoon faces wherever you look and everywhere a babble of German, Spanish, Japanese and Finish echoes through the streets of the Austrian mountain village. Welcome to the Völkl World Rookie Finals! The crowds have been as big for the event than this year: After a long season with ten events on five continents more than 110 promising snowboarders from 24 nations travelled to
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There are only a few places on the planet where you can shred waves and powder on the same day. Cantabria in the North of Spain is one of them; embedded between the Atlantic Ocean and the Pyrenees it takes less than one hour to switch from surfing to snowboarding! That's what the Völkl riders Simon Pircher and Chris 'CK' Kröll did last March when they participated in the Obsession A2 Fusssion Surf & Snow Contest...
There’s no place on earth as beautiful yet simultaneously so hostile as the remote area at the tip of South America, Patagonia. In the blink of an eye the weather can change, with only minutes between bluebird and whiteout. However, those patient enough to wait for this hot-tempered diva to calm down will be rewarded with the finest powder, virgin lines and steep couloirs. Our team rider Martin 'Seili' Seiler is one such man...