Burton to end Vermont production
Love her, hate her, it’s always a sad news when you know about the biggest and most iconic snowobard company struggling with this falling economy.
After several heavy cuts in the team, Vermont based snowboard company burton shutted the doors of their high end snowboards production facility in Burlinghton to open in Austria and China.
And again the saddest news is learning about the 43 people who lost their jobs. Has Big B definitely sold her soul?
Seven Dutchman and a Czech meet in Amsterdam and head out looking for a mountain…! After plenty of bike kilometres, Sunday morning saw what initially had seemed a futile mission in the notoriously flat Netherlands end with eight of the world’s best downhill mountain bikers meeting for a completely unique and insane downstairs-race in a…2009 Mar
Air King, official clip
Last weekend, the Vienna Air King 2009 was pleased to showcase some of the best riders from all over the world, great weather and crowds of spectators. Paul Basagoitia made the long way from the USA to Vienna to win the PANASONIC-Best-Trick-Competition2009 Apr
Our friend Ale Formenti updated his crazy portfolio Teentrash with some fresh pics taken from his NYC experience and daily life stills. Check it out! www.teentrash.org2009 Apr
Andreu Lacondeguy wears Oakley
Andreu Lacondeguy is the latest member of the Oakley mountain bike team. The recently signed contract marks the beginning of a long-term partnership.2009 Mar
Muriel 2.0 is online
Historic XXX Mag editor, premium Italian skate lens and creative mind Muriel (check his past itw here) put online his new web portfolio. Check absolutely out the XXX mag cover collection as well as the picture galleries..awesome! www.muriel.it2009 Apr
Tetris Effect project
Starting from Tetris Effect and from the many things it has in common with skateboarding, Mayday distribution asked seven different artists, belonging to different experiences and worlds, to illustrate a board and a tee-shirt, using the style and the technic more compliant with their own experience. Also they asked them to document, as possible they…2009 Jun
Mud and Snow goes on line
Mud and Snow, the well known snowboard and sportswear store (and of course Behind family fella), has just launched its brand new On Line Shop. Stunning offers and a wide selection of snowboards, bindings, boots, apparel and lots of other stuff. Check it out www.mudandsnowshop.com2009 Mar
Fise Experience first stop
From 11 to 12 April 2009,the Fise Experience Tour takes place in the French ski station of AURON (Alpes Maritimes). The concept is a tour in 8 cities with prize money and a lots of gifts. More you have points on each round more you have chance to win! For the winner in BMX of…2009 Feb