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POV POW Episode 5 – The Battle Of The POW

POV POW Episode 5 – The Battle Of The POW

August 12, 2012
  Video | Watkin McLennan POV POW is a new adventure massive series by Watkin McLennan. It is Watkin’s point of view as he skis around the world. EPISODE 5 Here is the final episode of the adventure massive series season 1. It is feature length and features Oscar and…
PHOTO GALLERY – Chillfactor Expression Session

PHOTO GALLERY – Chillfactor Expression Session

August 12, 2012
Chillfactor Photo Gallery | Words by Alex Horvath, Photos by Ben Hansen Thredbo management recently gave guru park builder Charles Beckinsale the go ahead to build a world class jump for the local crew to session. Local skiers Boen Ferguson, Jordan Houghton, Charlie Timmins and Californian import Bernie Rosow were…
VIDEO – 2012 SSA Futures Free Ski Session, Perisher

VIDEO – 2012 SSA Futures Free Ski Session, Perisher

August 12, 2012
VIDEO | Ski and Snowboard Australia WHAT IS SSA FUTURES: Ski & Snowboard Australia run a series of athlete development and talent identification programs under the name SSA Futures. The Program has a vision to further develop the opportunities and resources for athletes involved in the SSA athlete pathway, and…
INSTAGALLERY – “hashtag” Mountainwatch

INSTAGALLERY – “hashtag” Mountainwatch

August 12, 2012
INSTAGRAM | Alex Horvath Many thanks to everyone who has been snapping some Instagrams this season and throwing up a #mountainwatch. Keep all your photos coming! Here are a selection of photos from Instagrid            
NZ Weekly Weather Blog – The Snow is upon us!

NZ Weekly Weather Blog – The Snow is upon us!

August 11, 2012
Fresh lines at TC Image: Courtesy of Treble Cone Snow Journal | Matt White Kia Ora Everyone! Its been a good week for powder hounds over here in NZ, a good dusting of fresh snow has definitely eased the woes of a so far average season. Just like last week,…
And the winner is …Team DC Wins 2012 Dew Video Battle

And the winner is …Team DC Wins 2012 Dew Video Battle

August 9, 2012
Transfer Snowboard Magazine | 2012 Dew Video Battle Team DC has taken out both the public and the panel vote of the inaugural 2012 Dew Video Battle to take home $10,000 cash from Mt Dew. The DC Team video was titled: Brothers Down-Under – DC Pro Ryan Tiene takes his…
PHOTO GALLERY – Vaughan Brookfield, South Island, NZ

PHOTO GALLERY – Vaughan Brookfield, South Island, NZ

August 8, 2012
A stream runs down from Round Hill towards Lake Tekapo. Photo Journal | Vaughan Brookfield Editor’s Note: In the world of snowboarding and skiing we get inundated with a plethora of images, every now and again you see some photos that really manage to capture the essence of that perfect…
INTERVIEW – Catching Up With Torah Bright in Perisher

INTERVIEW – Catching Up With Torah Bright in Perisher

August 7, 2012
Torah Bright Interview | Reggae Ellis Reggae caught up with Australian Snowboarding’s golden girl Torah Bright over the weekend to chat about the trials and tribulations of her gold medal Olympic experience, working with a new coach, her work in the lead up to Sochi 2014 and her involvement in…
Nic Harvey Wins Design Unlikely Features Event

Nic Harvey Wins Design Unlikely Features Event

August 6, 2012
Nic Harvey, a Perisher local, has taken out first place in Analog’s inaugural Australian ‘Design Unlikely Features’ Opening Jam, narrowly edging out runner up Jye Kearney. Transfer Snowboard Magazine | Alex Cameron Event Winner Nic Harvey. All photos from the event by Andrew Fawcett. The ‘Fuller Karl’, Adam Moretti’s winning…
NZ Weekly Weather Blog – Freshies at last.

NZ Weekly Weather Blog – Freshies at last.

August 3, 2012
Broken River looking good with a dusting of snow Image:: Broken River Snow Journal | Matt White Kia Ora Everyone! Finally I have something exciting to report on! Yes mother nature has been oh so kind to us and coated the mountains with some snow! In some places like Mt…
The Thredbo Session

The Thredbo Session

August 3, 2012
Clint Allan brought his mates Jake Koia and Robbie Walker up to his pad in Jindabyne for a few weeks in late July to hang out. Good friend Charles Beckinsale knocked them up a few world class park features to have fun on. The Thredbo Session was the final session…
CLIP OF THE WEEK – Powder Harvest from OlasMontanas

CLIP OF THE WEEK – Powder Harvest from OlasMontanas

August 3, 2012
CLIP OF THE WEEK Well, the first winner of the Mountainwatch clip of the week is in, a great video of Thomas Pinzone and co shredding around on a great day in the Guthega backcountry. Here is what Tom said about the day. “Recent snowfalls, and very cold weather made…
TECH TUESDAYS – Episode 3 – Travelling in the Backcountry

TECH TUESDAYS – Episode 3 – Travelling in the Backcountry

August 1, 2012
Sometimes it pays to earn your turns Image:: Alex Horvath TECH TUESDAYS are a new fortnightly installment that will aim to provide you with step by step instructions for often overlooked but super important techniques for getting the most out of your hard earned snow gear! Travelling in the Backcountry…
Dew Video Battle 2012 – 1 Week To Go

Dew Video Battle 2012 – 1 Week To Go

August 1, 2012
Early season powder days helped the inaugural Dew Video Battle get off to a cracking start. Transfer Snowboard Magazine | By Russell Holt The public voting period of the inaugural Dew Video Battle is now half way through. With one week to go till voting closes and till judges hand…
Dirt Track to Powder – The Barry Way to Mt Hotham

Dirt Track to Powder – The Barry Way to Mt Hotham

July 31, 2012
The impressive bowls below the Hotham Peak are officially out of bounds, but tempt many with some of the best powder turns you can grab in Australia. Words & Photos by Russell Holt The Barry way is a shortcut 4WD track from Jindabyne to Mt Hotham. Appealing? Hell yes, who…
Storm Watch NZ – The big easterly

Storm Watch NZ – The big easterly

July 31, 2012
STORM WATCH by The Grasshopper Brought to you by ESS Boardstores Updated Thursday 2 August at 1pm We’re giving this storm a bronze over the Southern Lakes and a silver over Canterbury, but it could have been better, and it has a chance to go for gold tomorrow. The satellite…
POV POW Episode 4 – Canada, The Alternative

POV POW Episode 4 – Canada, The Alternative

July 30, 2012
Video | Watkin McLennan POV POW is a new adventure massive series by Watkin McLennan. It is Watkin’s point of view as he skis around the world. EPISODE 4 The annual powder migration of Australians is one of the greatest events in the ski industry. Thousands pay their overweight baggage…
White Silk Road World Premiere This Sunday

White Silk Road World Premiere This Sunday

July 27, 2012
WHITE SILK ROAD tells the story of three Australian snowboarders who travelled to Afghanistan to carry the sport across new frontiers. In one of the most dangerous parts of the world, they discovered incredible mountains, breathtaking landscapes, and heartwarming communities of hospitable people. Transfer Snowboard Magazine | Alex Cameron White…
SEASON OUTLOOK – On Track, An August Update

SEASON OUTLOOK – On Track, An August Update

July 27, 2012
A turn to be remembered, Falls Creek July 26 Image:: Courtesy of Falls Creek Season Outlook | The Grasshopper Brought to you by ESS Boardstores It’s been snowing in the Aussie Alps this week and we’re nearing the mid-way point of the season. I’m starting to field emails, tweets and…
Nz Weekly Weather Blog – Dry in July

Nz Weekly Weather Blog – Dry in July

July 26, 2012
Fresh corduroy at Cardrona Image::Courtesy of Cardrona Snow Journal | Matt White Kia Ora everyone! Its been another week of warm sunny weather.. hard to remember what winter is supposed to be like but I am still clinging onto hope that it will be upon us again soon. At the…
Snow alert South Island NZ, July 26, 2012 UPDATED

Snow alert South Island NZ, July 26, 2012 UPDATED

July 26, 2012
SNOW ALERT by The Grasshopper Brought to you by ESS Boardstores Updated Monday 30 July Snow Likelihood rating: Somewhere between “Gee that’s exciting” and “Holy Crap, look at the size of that thing” It’s snowing across the lower South Island and the Mountainwatch model is excited about prospects for Mount…
WORLD HELI CHALLENGE – Athletes Converge On Wanaka

WORLD HELI CHALLENGE – Athletes Converge On Wanaka

July 26, 2012
  Flo Orley WHC 2001 Image::Tony Harrington World Heli Challenge 2012 | Alex Horvath The World Heli Challenge returns to Wanaka this year for another round of intense world-class competition amongst the majestic Southern Lakes region. This legendary event brings some of the world’s top and emerging freeride athletes together…
Hashtag transfersnow Finalists

Hashtag transfersnow Finalists

July 25, 2012
The finalists are in for the #transfersnow contest. The winner will be announced on Monday, July 30. Transfer Snowboard Magazine | Alex Cameron Since the start of the season, we have had over 500 photos tagged with #transfersnow. We are absolutely stoked with that and hope that you guys are…
TECH TUESDAYS – Episode 2 – Buying New Gear

TECH TUESDAYS – Episode 2 – Buying New Gear

July 24, 2012
Where do you see your snow-passion taking you? There’s equipment for every avenue… Image:: Harro TECH TUESDAYS | Alex Horvath TECH TUESDAYS are a new weekly installment that will aim to provide you with step by step instructions for often overlooked but super important techniques for getting the most out…
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