509 Volume 10 Behind the Lens – Season 3, Episode 3 (Spring Shoot)... March 27, 2015 | Editor
Gear Girls: Take Aim March 27, 2015 | Editor
FXR Ranger and the Mono Suit Debate March 26, 2015 | Mountain Sledder
Airbags, good for more than just avalanches... March 25, 2015 | Tyler Blair
Gear Girl at the 2014 Powersports Show March 24, 2015 | Editor
Jon Jean takes a break from getting rad to show us some of the features of the Highmark by Snowpulse Pro avalanche airbag, cut together with a few clips of some super fun looking deep pow freeriding! – MS
March 21, 2015 – Quartz Creek, Golden BC – Poor snow conditions have been definitive of this season. Yet Golden BC has been one of the few areas consistently holding down good riding conditions, but as of March 21 things have become even better. A storm has been hammering the place this past week. It may be raining down low but anywhere around and above the 2000m mark is getting fresh pow, effectively resetting winter and renewing the potential for deep days. It just so happens that there’s more Read more [...]
“Being only 16 years old and not even having a driver’s license, things are tough when it comes to sledding. I work my entire summer break at one of the local dealerships, and then when it’s time to go back to school I’m left with a little cash, so why not spend all of it on my sled, gas and oil?”
A throwback to 509 Films Volume 7 and the Idaho edit, still a favorite.
509 Films youtube description: Here is a sneak peak at some assorted footage from a couple trips to Idaho! Featuring: Stephen Darcy, Philip Yribar, Kris ‘ Smasher ‘ Kaltenbacher, Jerin Anderson, Tyler Lambert, and Ryan Phillips. Music: JEarle-“Breakthrough” www.soundcloud.com/jearle
Shelley Heap regularly stomps the competition on the RMSHA hillclimb circuit, but she also challenges herself by attending university, holding down a part-time job and getting into the backcountry as much as possible. Even if hillclimb racing isn’t your bag, her name should be on your list of impressive sledding talent. Here’s what she had to say about her life and busy schedule. “In addition to racing on the RMSHA Women’s Pro circuit, I also attend Utah State University Read more [...]
The Stunt Freaks Team are back at it again, this time by flying a snowmobile off a mountain. StuntFreaksTeam YouTube Description: “Thanks for TUPLA made this possible! We made flying snowmobile and glide down from mountain in Riksgränsen Sweden! Had so epic time to film this. It was very weird feeling when we saw our friend Antti Pendikainen fly same level as a helicopter.” Read more [...]
On February 4th 2012 I was filming in Hatchers Pass, AK getting footage to market myself to production companies, when I jumped off a rock cliff landing so hard that I broke my back, leaving me paralyzed from the waist down. My life changed forever from that day on. Doctors told me I would never be able to ride again, and definately never walk again.
We would wear bread sacks over our socks to keep our feet dry. My gloves would be rock solid by the end of the day, and I had to suck on them to loosen them up to get them to bend around the handlebars. My drive to ride overcame my need to stay warm and dry.