Category: snowboarding

  • Lift-off:  The Story of the Superpipe – Part 4 The Modern Era

    Lift-off: The Story of the Superpipe – Part 4 The Modern Era

    Part 4 of 4. Uploaded by DewTourLive. Shaun White, Iouri Pod, Scotty James, Ayumu Hirano and Chloe Kim are now household names. The modern age of halfpipe riding has fully arrived. Meanwhile, Danny Davis decides to take a more creative line, leading to the creation of the Peace Park – a transition-based, low-pressure environment for […]

  • Lift-off:  The Story of the Superpipe – Part 3 A Whole New Game

    Lift-off: The Story of the Superpipe – Part 3 A Whole New Game

    Part 3 of 4. Uploaded by DewTourLive. Snowboarding, at this point, has officially entered the mainstream. Networks are interested, contracts are being signed, and sponsor obligations are growing. In 2008, the Dew Tour officially entered the contest space, ushering in a new era of competition. In 2009, the double-cork entered the scene, causing the pipe […]

  • Lift-off:  The Story of the Superpipe – Part 2 The Evolution

    Lift-off: The Story of the Superpipe – Part 2 The Evolution

    Part 2 of 4. Uploaded by DewTourLive. Around this time, the perfect storm of halfpipe progression began to form. Pipes got bigger and better thanks to dedicated park builders and the invention of the pipe dragon, a machine designed to cut a perfect wall instead of shaping them by hand. Events such as the Arctic […]

  • Lift-off:  The Story of the Superpipe – Part 1 The Essence of Freestyle

    Lift-off: The Story of the Superpipe – Part 1 The Essence of Freestyle

    Part 1 of 4. Uploaded by DewTourLive. In the early days, snowboarders were banned from most ski resorts. Because of this, a few riders began to venture out on their own and started shaping transition by hand, paving the way for what is largely considered the first halfpipe. Soon, skate-style influence began to dictate more […]

  • X Games – Real Snow 2021:  FULL BROADCAST

    X Games – Real Snow 2021: FULL BROADCAST

    Uploaded by XGames. Watch the full “World of X Games: Real Snow 2021” show, a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the X Games all-video snowboarding contest, featuring Kevin Backstrom, Brock Crouch, Danny Davis, Dusty Henricksen, Sage Kotsenburg and Ståle Sandbech. http://XGames.com/RealSnow

  • X Games – Real Snow 2021:  Kevin Backstrom

    X Games – Real Snow 2021: Kevin Backstrom

    Entry 6 of 6. Uploaded by XGames. Watch Kevin Backstrom and filmer/editor Markus Wetterberg’s entry into Real Snow 2021, the all-video snowboarding contest brought to you by ESPN’s World of X Games. http://XGames.com/RealSnow

  • X Games – Real Snow 2021:  Ståle Sandbech

    X Games – Real Snow 2021: Ståle Sandbech

    Entry 5 of 6. Uploaded by XGames. Watch Ståle Sandbech and filmer/editor Spencer “GimbalGod” Whiting’s entry into Real Snow 2021, the all-video snowboarding contest brought to you by ESPN’s World of X Games. http://XGames.com/RealSnow

  • X Games – Real Snow 2021:  Danny Davis

    X Games – Real Snow 2021: Danny Davis

    Entry 4 of 6. Uploaded by XGames. Watch Danny Davis and filmer Tim Manning/editor Alex Adrian’s entry into Real Snow 2021, the all-video snowboarding contest brought to you by ESPN’s World of X Games. http://XGames.com/RealSnow

  • X Games – Real Snow 2021:  Dusty Henricksen

    X Games – Real Snow 2021: Dusty Henricksen

    Entry 3 of 6. Uploaded by XGames. Watch Dusty Henricksen and filmer/editor Cal Aamodt’s entry into Real Snow 2021, the all-video snowboarding contest brought to you by ESPN’s World of X Games. http://XGames.com/RealSnow