Interview

 

Authored by salomon on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 09:14

As an avalanche controller, Kevin Fogolin gets to work and ski in some of the most spectacular mountains on earth.
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Authored by WhistlerBlackcomb on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 18:17

Freeskiing innovator Mike Douglas has parlayed an illustrious career as an athlete into a second-coming as a writer, filmmaker and emcee, giving a voice to the unsung stories of mountain adventures and adventurers.
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Authored by WhistlerBlackcomb on Monday, November 17, 2014 - 00:11

As the stalwart pioneer of snowboarding’s backcountry freestyle movement, DCP has spent a lifetime adapting to the capricious rhythm of Mother Nature. When his personal and professional relationships are met with the same cyclical zeal, DCP forges into his own hinterland and discovers that the depth of the Whistler community is as vast as the surrounding ridge lines.Watch the rest of the series...
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Authored by WhistlerBlackcomb on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 11:04

Follow the stories of Whistler locals as they pursue their passions, explore their crafts, and feed off the energy of mountain culture in the Beyond Series, a documentary presented by Whistler Blackcomb. Skiers Eric Hjorleifson and Jen Ashton, snowboarder David Carrier Porcheron, filmmaker Mike Douglas and photographer David McColm open up their worlds and expose what drives them to discover new...
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Mike Shaw returns to the Low Pressure Podcast
Authored by Warner on Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 13:19

   Mike Shaw returns to the Low Pressure Podcast Studios to update us on his recovery progress!  He joined us in March this past season and spoke about his skiing accident which broke his neck and left him paralyzed.  In the emotional 2 part episode, he explained the experience in detail.
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LPP Summer Series 1.1- Momentum Ski Camps
Authored by Warner on Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:43

                                                             
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Treadways
Authored by Warner on Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 15:09

For Mother's Day, listen to Momma Treadway!  I met up with Dave Treadway a couple times over the winter and know that to them, family is extremely important.  This episode features three generations of Treadways!  Dave and his wife Tessa joined me for lunch and talked about raising kids, their faith and how they make skiing fit with everything.
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Authored by Warner on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 15:01

  Holly Walker, Vince Shuley and Zebulon Blais talk about their upcoming mission to traverse the Fedchenko Glacier in Tajikistan. They will be joined by Emelie Stenberg and Selena Raven Cordeau and will spend 30 days climbing, exploring and skiing the largest glacier located outside of the poles. Find out how a trip like this comes together and how to prepare for it. Enjoy!
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Episode 21 – Austin Ross - Low Pressure Podcast
Authored by Warner on Friday, April 11, 2014 - 11:08

  Austin Ross personifies the true spirit of life in the mountains.  He’s grounded and in tune with his environment but isn’t complacent as he’s always interested to explore new experiences and ideas.  Here he shares with us some of those interests like his love of music, travel, imagery and adventure.  Get to know Austin Ross. Enjoy!
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 15:43

Big Mountain Skiing ain't all tits and champagne. And there's no one who knows this more than Ian McIntosh. The guy went from the top of the game straight into a hospital bed with a broken femur. Once that was healed up, he blew his ankle apart skiing early season conditions at Whistler Mountain. But once you see this edit from last winter, you'll see that The Big Mac is officially back.
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Mike D and his mini Chopper
Authored by Warner on Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 10:48

  There are very few people who have done more for skiing than Mike Douglas. “The Godfather”,  has managed to stay relevant in a sport in which the personalities involved have a very short shelf life.  Mike has innovated new ski technology, progressed the sport with new tricks, explained the sport to the masses with his X-Games commentary and has now moved into film.
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Cody Townsend and Elyse Saugstad
Authored by Warner on Friday, March 28, 2014 - 10:47

   The Fantastics aka. Cody Townsend and Elyse Saugstad are just that when it comes to shredding big mountain lines and recording casual conversations.  In this episode we chat about the fear of skiing those big lines,  the SAFEAS avalanche clinics for Women, neck beards, football, public intoxication tickets and more. I’m sure this could have been the second two part episode...
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Authored by Warner on Friday, March 21, 2014 - 11:38

  Skiers Chris Benchetler, Pep Fujas and videographer Jeff Wright rolled in to town to do work for their ski film company, Nimbus Independent. We talk about claiming crashes, avoiding snipers and about them working on 4 different projects we’re going to get to see soon! Special thanks to Kimmy Benchetler for making us a delicious meal and Pieter De Vries for getting us connected!...
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Authored by Warner on Monday, March 17, 2014 - 07:30

  Mike Shaw’s life changed dramatically on December 16, 2013.  He was skiing in Colorado with some up and coming athletes he coaches when he crashed hard attempting a trick.  Mike dislocated his neck and was instantly paralyzed.  Not three months has passed and Mike is back on his feet and is relearning how to use his body again.  He wanted to tell his whole story from...
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Eric Hjorleifson Matty Richard
Authored by Warner on Friday, March 7, 2014 - 13:12

Eric (Hoji) and Matty are amazing skiers and equally good guys. In this episode they talk about the Freeride Touring camps they’ve been coaching early season at Golden Alpine Holidays and about getting after it on summer skiing missions. Hoji also discusses some of his process of developing gear for Dynafit and 4FRNT.
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 09:23

As the crew prepared for the competition at Snowbird in Silver Fox, the FWT Journal caught a few laps with the Chickering-Ayers brothers.
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Authored by Warner on Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 15:19

I met Vancouver 2010 Olympians Julia Murray and Davey Barr at the base of Blackcomb mountain on a pow day to go do a little skiing.  We had some great conversations as we ascended the mountain from chair to chair.  They tell us about their Olympic experiences, the Skiing with Olympians program they’re part of with Whistler Blackcomb and Julia dishes about her new endeavour, Jules Fuel...
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Authored by mikeynix on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 11:20

Très Bonne Équipe! is the story of freeskiings unique duo - Kaj Zackrisson and Sverre Liliequist. Skiing brought them together, creating a friendship that has lasted for over 20 years. It has carried them from their roots as alpine racers into the world of freeskiing superstardom.
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 14:09

Here's an inside look at what it took for Sherpas Cinema and and the Whistler Blackcomb ski and snowboard community to come together and create one of the most complicated ski segments of all time.    
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Authored by Warner on Friday, January 31, 2014 - 11:49

Pro skier Suz Graham and Pro Snowboarder Braden Dean have created a bond over a common interest of scaring themselves. That's what I think anyway. They came by the studio to chat about the new EpicTV web series they're each developing in which they showcase their on snow skills and crazy BASE jumping adventures. If you ever wanted to go BASE jumping, or are curious about how someone decides...
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 20:13

An honest look into the world of Teva Ambassador, Kye Petersen, a leader of the modern freeski movement, as he shares what inspires and influences his skiing, as well as the pressure he feels to perform and progress. Produced and edited by Sherpa Cinemas.
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 13:26

Whistler-based snowboarder Braden Dean recently undertook the mission of learning how to BASE jump. He met up with with Suz Graham, one of the best possible mentors, and the story has been writing itself ever since.
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Authored by otherdataadmin on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 16:37

Our backyards are often overlooked for farther and more exotic adventures. From his house in Squamish, BC Arc'teryx athlete Justin Lamoureux sees 30 different mountains. Rising from sea level to 9,000' these mountains are rarely visited during the winter. Follow along as he tries to ride them all in a single winter.
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Authored by WhistlerBlackcomb on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 13:15

A University professor unveils the relationship between daredevils, DNA and the quest for the dopamine rush. Whistler Blackcomb unveils the path to satisfying the craving with some of the steepest and deepest in-bounds terrain anywhere in the world.Watch more Wonder Reels Season 2 episodes:1. Season Teaser - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10HrTj...
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