Cruising the groomers is one of the first things a snowboarder does, but also one of the hardest to really master. Lots of people can ride fast, but it's not until you see a guy like Terje Haakonsen effortlessly blast a huge method off of a nonexistent bump, or Ben Ferguson lay down an armpit dra...
Terje Haakonsen and Ben Ferguson: Art of Carve
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26 Dec 2013
The Peace Park isn't a competition, it's about progressing the sport. You saw a taste of it in Burton Presents RESORT [SNOWBOARDING], now see the entire 22-minute edit of went down at Danny Davis' Peace Park presented by Mountain Dew. Essentially, a deconstructed halfpipe, the Peace Park combines...
Peace Park presented by Mountain Dew
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23 Dec 2013
Craig Kelly was more than just an innovator and pioneer to professional snowboarding, he represented the spirit of riding. Terje Haakonsen, Dave Downing, JG, Mark Landvik, and Travis Rice headed to Baldface Lodge last season to honor the new Craig Kelly Cross and pay tribute to the man who did so...
Chasing the Spirit of Craig Kelly
01 Dec 2013
If Mark McMorris' stacked portfolio of podiums, Winter X Games Medals, and triples corks wasn't enough proof that this kid rips, well then check out his full part from this year. From the looks of it, he's only getting warmed up to head over to that big event happening in Russia later this season...
Mark McMorris: 2014 Full Part
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25 Oct 2013
Mark McMorris, Danny Davis, Peetu Piiroinen, Jack Mitrani, Christian Haller, Werni Stock, Roope Tonteri, Marko Grilc and more. From Danny's signature Peace Park session at Squaw Valley and the Streets at Seven Springs, to massive man-made features, this group of riders has again raised the bar on...
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12 Oct 2013
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27 Sep 2013
The second of a four-part series, Burton Presents STREET [SNOWBOARDING], features progressive street riding from Jeremy Jones, Zak Hale, Mark Sollors, and Ethan Deiss from locations all around the world including Japan, Minnesota, and Canada. Look for insane wall rides, huge handrails, massive ga...
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13 Sep 2013
Burton’s four-part web series, [SNOWBOARDING] kicks off today with the release of the first episode, BACKCOUNTRY. This episode takes you deep into the mountains of British Columbia, the Pacific Northwest, Switzerland, and beyond.
Featuring the riding of Jussi Oksanen, Terje Haakonsen, Jeremy...
Burton Presents BACKCOUNTRY [SNOWBOARDING]
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13 Aug 2013
This fall, Burton presents [SNOWBOARDING], a four episode web series highlighting the riding in four distinct environments: Backcountry, Street, Resort, and Women's. Featuring the riding of Jeremy Jones, Mark Sollors, Mikey Rencz, Jussi Oksanen, Danny Davis, Mark McMorris, Mikkel Bang, Kelly Clar...
Burton presents [SNOWBOARDING].
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18 Feb 2013
How a western-themed event could travel in a herd shall remain a mystery because that's not what we're talking about. So leave the cowboy hats and leather chaps in the closet because they won't be needed for these rodeos. Here are a bunch of rodeos from Peetu Piironien, Christian Haller, Stephan...
Tric Trac - FS/BS Rodeo
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13 Feb 2013
While there was a good amount of hammers being thrown down on the park jumps last spring, there were an equal amount of hammers at the Northstar halfpipe. With Danny Davis's handplants and 1080′s, Mikkel Bang's signature stylish airs, and Peetu Piiroinen's and Christian Haller's crazy method vari...
Spring Park Sessions Part 2
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11 Feb 2013
Usually spring is the time when most riders start to hang up their gear, but for riders like Mark McMorris, Mikkel Bang, Seppe Smits, Roope Tonteri, Werni Stock, Marko Grilc, and Peetu Piiroinen, it's the time to start laying down the hammers. Those guys sure tore the spring kickers at Heavenly a...
Spring Park Sessions Part 1
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06 Feb 2013
In the world of 1260s and triple corks, 540s are easily overlooked these days. While a slow, stylish frontside 540 isn't as technically hard as spinning your face off, it is much harder to make look good. Here are a bunch of 540s from Mikkel Bang, Mikey Rencz, Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Danny D...
Tric Trac - FS 540s
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29 Jan 2013
Zak Hale, Ethan Deiss, Ludwig Lejkner, Niels Schack, and Wojtek Pawlujiak put on the full court press. Nose and tail presses that is. From long clean presses, to some crazy combos, those rails were probably a lot higher before they were pressed down.
Tric Trac - Tail & Nose Presses
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24 Jan 2013
There weren't a lot of sunny days in the Whistler backcountry last year, so when there were Jussi Oksanen, Mikey Rencz, and Jeremy Jones had to make the most of them. From natural rollers to giant cheesewedges, riding in the sun is just more fun.
Whistler Bluebird Days - Snow Porn
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14 Jan 2013
If there was a doubt that Mikkel Bang wasn't one of the best snowboarders around, check out his attempts at doing his first double cork into powder. How many tries do you think it took him? Spoiler alert: not many.
See more of Mikkel in the next feature-length Snow Porn, Whistler Sunny Days Pa...
Mikkel Bang's First Pow Double Cork
07 Jan 2013
It snowed a lot in Whistler last year. So much in fact that it limited where Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Mikey Rencz, Mark Sollors, and Mikkel Bang could even go to film. So they stayed in the trees. Button up your jacket, pull your hat down over your ears and grab a hot cocoa because Part 2 of...
Snow Porn Whistler Deep Days Part 2
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05 Jan 2013
Sometimes you can land a trick in the streets, but most of the time you land on the street. While all of these slams look pretty brutal, they probably felt even worse in the frozen Alaskan streets. With a good look at what it takes to get solid street footage these days and some insight from Mark...
AK Bails with Jeremy Jones, Ethan Deiss, Zak Hale and Mark Sollors
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02 Jan 2013
An alley-oop is when you spin in a halfpipe or quaterpipe the opposite direction of your air, for example a backside spin on the frontside wall. Although they sound like an accident, they are hard to do, and look awesome when done right. Here are some of the slowest alley-oops you will ever see f...
Alley-Oops in Slow Mo with Danny Davis and more
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21 Dec 2012
Handplants are pretty fun and they aren't as hard as they look. Here is a grip of handplants in all sorts of varieties from Danny Davis, Zak Hale, Kimmy Fasani, Jeremy Jones, Marko Grilc, Kyle Mack, Terje Haakonsen, Kelly Clark, and Mikkel Bang.
Handplants featuring Terje Haakonsen, Danny Davis, Mikkel Bang and more
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11 Dec 2012
Danny Davis teams up with Mountain Dew and Burton to build a pipe / park hybrid like you've never seen before. A transition monster, a skate park for snowboarding - call it what you will, it's a pipe dream realized.
Location: Northstar California
Pipe Development: Snow Park Technologies
Exploring Danny Davis' Pipe Dream
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10 Dec 2012
The girls are showing some serious skills in this edit featuring Kimmy Fasani, Hannah Teter, Kelly Clark, Cilka Sadar, Arielle Gold, and Enni Rukajarvi. From park jumps, to the halfpipe and the backcountry, the women's team can throw down. Plus, Kimmy may or may not have another double backie in...
Baker's Dozen - Burton Women Team
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05 Dec 2012
If there is one person's eyes it'd be worth seeing through while riding it'd be Stephan Maurer's, besides maybe a killer whale's or a mountain lion's, but they can't even link turns. With a nice mix of smooth lines and big drops, this week-in-the-life of one of the best freeriders is definitely w...
Baker's Dozen - Stephan Maurer POV Edit
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30 Nov 2012
Going camping in the summer is fun, so going camping in the winter to snowboard must be even better right? Last winter, Jussi Oksanen, John Jackson, Mikey Rencz and Mikkel Bang went on a camping trip of sorts in the BC backcountry. While they were out in the middle of nowhere, let's just say they...
Burton's Dude Stew BC Camping Trip
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26 Nov 2012
While possibly a mixture of frustration and inspiration to some, our Youth team shreds hard. Predominately fueled by candy and enthusiasm, Redman Gerard, Nik Baden, Darren Mack, Gabe Ferguson, Brock Crouch and Kyle Mack tore apart parks and pipes across the country and didn't stop riding until th...
Burton Youth Team Hits the Parks and the Pipe
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23 Nov 2012
In case you were wondering if Shaun White has what it takes to hold it down in the pipe and the slopestyle arena this year, one look at this video will answer that question. At a spring session last year at Northstar-at-Tahoe, Shaun showed that his bag of tricks works as well going downhill as it...
Shaun White Hits the Northstar Pipe and Kickers with Style
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16 Nov 2012
Although the shortest days of the year already seem pretty short, they seem even shorter in when you're in Alaska. Working all day and night for days straight probably made the days start to feel pretty long for Jeremy Jones, Zak Hale, Ethan Diess, and Alex Andrews, but they did get a lot done wh...
Snow Porn - The shortest Days of the Year
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05 Nov 2012
If a snowboarder falls in the forest, do they make a sound? Probably. Even some of the best riders around can take a couple slams before nailing the trick. Here are some powdery-soft bails from John Jackson, Mikey Rencz, Mark Sollors, Kimmy Fasani and Mikkel Bang. Maybe some of them don't look so...
Baker's Dozen - Bailing in the BC Backcountry
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31 Oct 2012
The other day you were shown a bunch of frontside 9s. Well, now here are a bunch of backside 9s, so spin around once in your seat, take one shoe off and enjoy some backside 9s from the likes of Mikkel Bang, Jeremy Jones, Werni Stock, Seppe Smits, and Shaun White. Now if you are not too dizzy, put...