Riksgränsen – Salomon Freeski TV S9 E6 from Salomon Freeski on Vimeo.

Get a history lesson on Swedish freeskiing while watching Henrik Windstedt and Leo Ahrens ski laps at the world’s most northern resort, lengendary Riksgränsen.

Skiers: Henrik Windstedt, Leo Ahrens, Janne Aikio, Jesper Rönnbäck, JP Auclair

Music
‘Cormorant’ by Ned Beckley
Courtesy of Equate Studios

 

 

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Skiing and snowboarding are inherently dangerous sports that have always attracted a certain type of outside the lines athlete. From the irreverent counter-culture depictions in classic films like Hot Dog, to the death-defying theatrics we see in modern ski movies today, there’s definitely a romanticized aspect to the notion of going bigger. Read the rest of this entry »

We Are The Faction Collective: #S03E02 from Faction Skis on Vimeo.

The Faction crew recently headed out to Keystone and Breckenridge, CO in search of big hits, sunny skies, and grand adventure. Check out what they found in chapter 3, episode 2 of We Are The Faction Collective.

 

Zach Poulin Flyin’ High

12 January 2016

Granite Chief Scholarship Athlete Zach Poulin recently put together this mini-edit showcasing yet another great day up at Boreal Ski Resort. Zach’s been tearing up the competition lately and, after watching this video, it’s not hard to see why. Keep ’em coming Zach!

Zach Poulin Flyin' High 1:11:16 from Granite Chief Ski Center on Vimeo.