Snowboard

Talking With Stan The Mountain Man

You may know him as Justin, Stan, J-Money the Mountain Man, or the guy from that show, Last Resort. Once described as a “snowboard journalist”...

No Snowmobiles Allowed

I woke up at Eric Jackson's house in Bellingham, ready to start my season. In the driveway, my truck sat packed with everything I'd...

UK’s First Action Sports Academy Is The Key To Its Winter Olympic Hopes

Graystone isn’t about marginal gains,” says Billy Morgan, the bronze medal-winning snowboarder at the 2018 Winter Olympics, “It’s about huge gains.” Due to open in Manchester in...

Talking With Snowboarder Sammy Luebke About His Success

As snowboarders, success is rarely determined through a lens of our own. Instead, it is often gauged in an analogous manner, either against others...

These 11 Individuals Have Shaped Snowboarding’s Perception

On a late June drive to Mount Hood, somewhere between Bend and Government Camp, I let myself drift into an existential wandering, the wholehearted...

Mental Rituals of Top Extreme Athletes

Most accomplished athletes, from Alex Honnold to Mikaela Shiffrin, have rituals they perform before a big day.  Andy Walshe, the former head of human performance...

Life Behind the Lens and the Day It All Fell Apart

Award-winning filmmaker Sam Giffin talked to Discover Interesting about life behind the lens, Kodak courage and the reverberations from the day it all came crashing down. WE...