Bike, Board, Surf, Ski, Skate…

If you’ve got half an hour to kill, do yourself a favour – make a cuppa or crack open a Heineken 😉 kick back and watch this pretty cool edit of a few guys that definitely look like they’re loving the ride in what looks like an amazing country of amazing contrasts… From capsusfilms.com : “What you are going […]

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Skiing With The Wolves…

Another trailer (well teaser) for what looks like a well made skiing movie.  Some awesome scenery and some amazing wildlife…oh and some pretty good skiing too 😉 Quiksilver Presents Candide Thovex’s first feature-length film FEW WORDS; [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=eL2sCAvM29A] This long anticipated movie has finally become a reality for Candide Thovex , while we take a look […]

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Mountain Poison…

Ski Wax: Extra Speed Could Carry More than Just a Steep Price Tag Fluorinated ski waxes give competitors an extra edge. But these waxes contain and release chemicals that do not degrade in the environment and have been found in people, fish and wildlife around the world. By Brendon Bosworth, 2-14-11 The difference: The left […]

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60’s Style…mais pas le Français

One of the benefits of the Serre Chevalier Season Pass is you get a total of 15 days (!) of skiing in all most of the other local stations (with the gaping omission of La Grave) so today we had a family day out at Puy-Saint-Vincent. You have to drive about a 30min from Briancon to get to the […]

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Silly Sundays…

  If you want your snowboard waxed or want to know how to wax it check this page   …but if you want to see how it should be done you should probably watch this 😉 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFp4X5Ivixs&context=C3a6ecd4ADOEgsToPDskKB45uO0CXYaV99rBaNPUQN] […]

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