Monthly Archives: October 2014

Match Made in HEL

Written by : Posted on October 29, 2014 : No Comments

A skate session at Helsinki Airport with Arto Saari? HEL yes! Over a two day period, seven skaters from around the globe got the opportunity to session some amazing setups in the Helsinki Airport. Arto and crew captured some amazing imagery. Congrats to everyone involved for such a unique project!


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Match Made in HEL

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Match Made in HEL - Skateboarder on blast fence

2014 WWL China Grand Prix

Written by : Posted on October 13, 2014 : No Comments

Tomorrow in China (this evening in the USA) will be the start of the 2014 World Wingsuit League Grand Prix. If you live outside of Asia you will be able to watch the event live streamed on worldwingsuitleague.com starting at 11:30PM EST.

Held in the Hunan province, near the town of Zhangjiajie, 26 wingsuit pilots will race down the famed Tianmen Mountain, in a brand new format, to determine who is the fastest wingsuit BASE jumper on earth (or at least, of those invited to the event). It’s the largest racing event in our sport and it’s nice to see the WWL progressing they way wingsuit BASE can be brought to the spectators beyond GoPro videos posted on YouTube. Check out the Countdown to WWL episodes below to learn more about this exciting event!

Episode 1: What Makes a Wingsuit Fly?


Episode 2: Who is the Fastest Wingsuit BASE Jumper?


Episode 3: How do You Know Where to Jump?


Episode 4: How do You Train for Wingsuit Racing?


Episode 5: How do You Select the Wingsuit Pilots?


Episode 6: The Dangers in Wingsuit Flying?


Episode 7: Fast Flying Wingsuit Pilots



Be sure to check out more of the World Wingsuit League across the interwebs:

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2014 World Wingsuit League China Grand Prix

Adidas Snowboarding presents the Nomad Series

Written by : Posted on October 10, 2014 : 24 Comments

Japan has long been one of the top 3 locations on our snowboard bucket list and part one of Adidas Snowboarding’s Nomad series shows exactly why!

Nomad 1 of 3: Japan


Nomad 2 of 3: En Route


Nomad 3 of 3: TransSiberia



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Ken Block’s RaptorTrax Shredfest at Baldface Lodge

Written by : Posted on October 7, 2014 : No Comments

It doesn’t get much cooler than Ken Block taking his Ford F150 RaptorTRAX to the BC backcountry, with shredders Zak Hale and Ethan Deiss.