Newest Weblog
Have a !
123
Categories

You Picked: Winter Sports


Jeremy McGhee - Drop In: Episode 1

Jeremy McGhee – Drop In: Episode 1

-{ Filed under: Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | April 7, 2012 }-

“Follow Jeremy McGhee as he prepares to be the first paraplegic to climb and descend a major backcountry ski route on his own power (Bloody Couloir, near Mammoth Mountain, CA).

This teaser focuses on the training involved to accomplish such a feat….”

CLICK FOR TRAILER

-{ READ MORE... }-
Weekly Soundtrack - MERIBEL BABY

Weekly Soundtrack – MERIBEL BABY

-{ Filed under: Inspirational!, Music, Valley's Weekly Soundtrack, Winter Sports | March 8, 2012 }-

ADVENTURE TIME – We have peddled off to Meribel, FR. for a week of pure Skiing heaven! Enjoy our Meribel inspired Weekly Soundtrack, there are lots of different genres of music, so perfect for any time…

Monday: Kid Cudi – Youth Lagoon – Daydream
Tuesday: Cris Cab ft. Mavado & Wyclef – Rihanna’s Gun
Wednesday: Jay-Z – Glory (Feat. B.I.C.) [Blue Ivy Carter]
Thursday: Charlie Parr – 1922
Friday: Langhorne Slim’s – “Worries”
Saturday: Fleet Foxes – Your Protector
Sunday: Maverick Sabre – Let Me Go

-{ READ MORE... }-
Trouble Andrews

Trouble Andrews

-{ Filed under: Art, Film, Winter Sports | February 9, 2012 }-

Desillusion magazine in association with Nixon have chosen to “honor the people who have inspired them most this past decade.” and Trouble Andrews is definitely that man, he has a completely unique style that is transferred into some really great music that always contains a big backing beat, perfect for any occasion!

CLICK FOR FILM + MUSIC

-{ READ MORE... }-
WINTER X GAMES 2012 HIGHLIGHTS

WINTER X GAMES 2012 HIGHLIGHTS

-{ Filed under: Art, Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | February 2, 2012 }-

As always Winter X Games 2012 has not disappointed with insane action from all discipline’s, and beautifully dedicated to Sarah Burke.

CLICK FOR 2012 UNMISSABLE HIGHLIGHTS

-{ READ MORE... }-
Photo of the Day - Armada Skis

Photo of the Day – Armada Skis

-{ Filed under: Photography, Winter Sports | December 21, 2011 }-

Photograph from Armada Skis of Phil Casabon filming Henrik Harlaut for the latest B&E Show – The Blackout Project in Mammoth Mountain.

Armada Ski.COM

-{ READ MORE... }-
Oskar Bakke | Photograph Of The Day

Oskar Bakke | Photograph Of The Day

-{ Filed under: Art, Photography, Winter Sports | December 14, 2011 }-

We have already covered Oskar Bakke’s Photography on the Valley blog but as a daily viewer of the Jon Olsson Blog I saw this beautiful photograph of Alta Badia, Italy

-{ READ MORE... }-
TOP 5 SKI/SNOW JACKETS

TOP 5 SKI/SNOW JACKETS

-{ Filed under: Art, Winter Sports | December 7, 2011 }-

Many of 2011/12 winter outerwear collections seem to be about block colours and crazy patterns, so after much searching. I have put together five of my favourites.
CLICK FOR TOP 5

-{ READ MORE... }-

Attack Of La Niña

-{ Filed under: Film, Winter Sports | December 7, 2011 }-

Attack Of La Niña from MSP Films shows the epic snow fall through the phenomenon of La Niña.

“During a period of La Niña, the sea surface temperature across the equatorial Eastern Central Pacific Ocean will be lower than normal by 3–5 °C”

-{ READ MORE... }-
Glencoe Mountain

Glencoe Mountain

-{ Filed under: Winter Sports | December 6, 2011 }-

With the tight constraint of money this year, it might not be possible for all of us to jet out to Canada for some deep POW action…but don’t threat. Glencoe Mountain, Scotland seems like the perfect alternative, boasting “19 runs and 7 lifts – catering for skiers and boarders of all levels”.

The mountain isn’t open until the 17Th of December (snow dependant, its all ready has a light sprinkling so things are looking good) which gives us all perfect time to pack up some essentials and head north. CLICK FOR PISTE MAP

-{ READ MORE... }-

The Denali Experiment

-{ Filed under: Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | December 2, 2011 }-

A short film from The North Face featuring a group of passionate skiers & snowboards who took on the Denali Mountain Range in Alaska and won!
They faced hardships that broken them down and built them up stronger, extreme cold and complete white outs, its beautifully shot and put together creating a truly inspirational film that will make you want to do something adventurous.

-{ READ MORE... }-
November - Style Icon - Oakley Frogskins

November – Style Icon – Oakley Frogskins

-{ Filed under: Art, Fashion, VC Style Icons, Winter Sports | November 9, 2011 }-

The Californian sun-glass power house still manage to marry some stunning classic designs; perfect for any occasion from in the city to cruising around in winter’s snow.
CLICK FOR MORE

-{ READ MORE... }-
Top 10 Best Ski Designs 2011/12

Top 10 Best Ski Designs 2011/12

-{ Filed under: Art, Inspirational!, Technology, Winter Sports | November 2, 2011 }-

It was such a hard choice trying to find 10 designs that I loved from all that was on offer, but here are 10 that stood out from the rest. CLICK FOR THE 10 DESIGN’S

-{ READ MORE... }-
Legs of Steel - Nothing Else Matters

Legs of Steel – Nothing Else Matters

-{ Filed under: Art, Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | November 2, 2011 }-

Its jam-packed with some of the most insane footage I’ve ever seen from ski movie; not just the skiing the landscapes and transitions between shots are out-standing and this sets it afar from anything else. CLICK FOR FULL FILM

-{ READ MORE... }-

Jon Olsson – Man On A Mission

-{ Filed under: Fashion, Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | October 30, 2011 }-

A gift to Mr Jon Olsson’s 26th birth day. from Jon Olsson Video Blog on Vimeo.

He could be chilling in Ibiza with Swedish House Mafia one day and then stomping some double cork’s in Snowpark, NZ the next…
CLICK FOR MORE

-{ READ MORE... }-

Retallack – The Movie

-{ Filed under: Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | October 27, 2011 }-

Tanner Hall the Rasta king of freeskiing brings out his new film: Retallack – The Movie. I’ve been lucky enough to have seen Tanner Hall ski in Snowpark, New Zealand. As I stood wide eyes and mouth opened not fully realising who it was, you could undoubtedly tell that the man in the super baggy ski pants… CLICK FOR MORE

-{ READ MORE... }-

Make Hockey Happen

-{ Filed under: Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | October 11, 2011 }-

“Every January a group of friends go from the city to 8 hours north, to Green Lake, BC, Canada. Their mission, to build a full size hockey rink from the frozen lake and make hockey happen.CLICK FOR MORE

-{ READ MORE... }-
Photography | Oskar Bakke

Photography | Oskar Bakke

-{ Filed under: Art, Photography, Winter Sports | September 13, 2011 }-

I have to be honest, I’ve never really been much of a car’s on blogs kinda guy. But when I saw Oskar Bakke’s photography on Jon Olsson DOT COM, I definitely thought it was time to change my opinion!
CLICK FOR MORE PHOTO’S

-{ READ MORE... }-

Freestyle Skiing with Russ Henshaw 2011

-{ Filed under: Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | September 2, 2011 }-

Russ Henshaw always seems to be on another mission, and this video edit by Redbull confirms just this, with thoughts from his friends and awesome video to prove it. CLICK FOR MORE

-{ READ MORE... }-
Inspirational People: Harry's Arctic Heroes

Inspirational People: Harry’s Arctic Heroes

-{ Filed under: Inspirational!, Winter Sports | August 24, 2011 }-

Harry’s Arctic Heroes tells the story of Prince Harry and four British servicemen: Captain Guy Disney, Sergeant Steve Young, Private Jaco Van Gass and Captain Martin Hewitt who completed the first unsupported trek to the North Pole for the Walking With The Wounded charity click for more

-{ READ MORE... }-

Breckenridge!

-{ Filed under: Art, Film, Inspirational!, Winter Sports | July 14, 2011 }-

Two Days in the Pipe from UA MTN on Vimeo.

After seeing some amazing photos fromSnow Park NZ I came across this little gem from a March edit by Michael Clarke about Simon Dumont and Justin Dorey

-{ READ MORE... }-

Smashing op de place!

-{ Filed under: Film, Winter Sports | March 30, 2011 }-

This trailer looks sick! keep your eyes peeled for it!

-{ READ MORE... }-
-- --

-{ Free UK Shipping on all orders of £40.00 or more }-