The Vans Hi-Standard Comes to Laax

After a few years circling the globe, Vans finally brought their signature HI-Standard event back to Switzerland. Three years ago we joined the crew in Grindelwald and it was so much fun that we were looking forward to seeing what the Laax version of this grassroots event would be like. Unsurprisingly, it was nice… yo. […]

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Laax Open 2020 Photo Gallery

We’re still recovering from an insane week at the Laax Open. We saw some amazing riding, caught up with lots of old friends, got to know some amazing new talent, and spent some time appreciating just how great snowboard events can be when they’re done right. Some of our favorite photographers were on the scene, […]

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Jones in Nendaz

Pierre-Charles Fayolle thought he was getting punked. Sure, he was stoked on the idea of riding in Nendaz with Jeremy Jones, but he hadn’t even entered the contest, so how could he have won? It had to be an error or a joke… right? Well it turns out that PC has a very nice girlfriend […]

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Laax Open 2019 Gallery

What a week in Laax! So much of our community came together to ride pow, party and watch some of the world’s best do their thing in Europe’s biggest snow park. Check out a gallery of some of the most beautiful moments, skillfully captured by the one and only Sam Oetiker. Click the arrows at the […]

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Volcom Banked Slalom Banking in Kitzsteinhorn

We closed out our winter season with the 5th annual Volcom Banked Slalom and Castle Rockout in Kaprun/Kitzsteinhorn. Yet another epic ender with lots of friendly freaks, great weather, fun banking and a legendary party at castle. Volcom team rider Olivier Gittler opened the night with his band, Leopard Ale, followed by a mind blowing […]

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