Australia is the new New Zealand for the park kid. With the now defunct Snowpark and a Cardrona park scene that can turn from pristine to wind-blown and ice in the flip of a switch, the southern hemisphere ski scene … Continue Reading
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13, The Game, Propaganda, Happy Days – all played back to back in a room full of incredible skiers. For Henrik Harlaut, Phil Casabon, and Jacob Wester, these films helped spark their passion for the sport. Julien Regnier sat next … Continue Reading
The clouds were prominent, there was little contrast between the mountain and the sky, but the snow quality was really good for May 5th. Regardless of conditions, something about touring soothes the soul. The surrounding peaks are calm, you laugh … Continue Reading
The King of the Hill Contest in Riksgransen, Sweden 1998 was the first place JP met Chris O’Connell. They shot together for two weeks, including the solo quarter pipe session, where OC quickly realized he was documenting the future of skiing. … Continue Reading
A raw compilation of footage from Riksgränsen, Sweden May, 2014.
Thanks to Riksgränsen Resort for the hospitality.
Music by Darkside
Armada proudly presents “Oil and Water”, a project following the lives of Mike Hornbeck, Phil Casabon, Henrik Harlaut, Riley Leboe, and Kim Boberg over the span of the 2014 winter season.
Featuring: Mike Hornbeck, Phil Casabon, Riley Leboe Henrik Harlaut, Kim … Continue Reading
Chamonix. “The action sports capital of the world”. It has that unmistakable French narcissist ring to it, but once you spend more than an afternoon there, you realize just how true it really is. This town breathes adrenaline, and it’s … Continue Reading
In the second installment of the Unfiltered Skiing series, Jacob travels to British Columbia, Canada, to team up with legend Tanner Hall and fellow countryman Simon Ericson. With 30 days to snowmobile and ski-tour the amazing terrain in and around … Continue Reading
Congrats to Jacob Wester for landing on the cover of ALPINKULTUR Magazine . Photo by Daniel Rönnbäck
Jacob’s opening spread by Daniel Rönnbäck. This photo also appeared as one of the 2013 RedBull Illume Finalists.
Also in the issue, Tanner talks about shredding … Continue Reading