Yearly Archives: 2014

A simple, short and yet beautiful production by Sweetgrass co-founder Ben Sturgulewski filmed at the infamous Refugio Frey hut outside Bariloche, Argentina, with Chilean big-mountain skier Santiago Guzman. The pair came across a dog name Conga, who leads them into the hills and chases Santi down the area’s windswept aprons framed by the red granite of the Andes. A beautiful piece…



The World Cup season has just started and it gets better each day! With the first race of the season of the FIS Alpine Snowboard World Cup, Marion Kreiner of Austria and Roland Fischnaller of Italy celebrated a perfect start into the new season on Friday.   The big news today comes from Val d’Isere, France where Lindsey Vonn of the USA…




It was an intense World Cup weekend starting on Friday with the Women and Men Alpine races live from Are in Sweden, the freestyle dual mogul in Rukka, Finland, the nordic events in Davos, Switzerland, the ski jumping in Nizhny Tagil, Russia, etc. Cross-country events were dominated by the norwegians taking all three spots on the women and men’s podium, while…


Today was the Ladies and Men’s dual mogul events in the first day of the Freestyle Skiing World Cup competition weekend in Rukka, Finland. Located just south of the Arctic Circle in northeastern Finland, Rukka has hosted the opening event of the moguls World Cup season for the past six years, and the resort’s chilly temperatures, good annual snowfall, and…


Following Friday’s World Cup in Åre, Sweden – as a replacement of the Women’s World Cup in Courchevel, France and the Men’s World Cup in Val d’Isere, France that were both cancelled due to lack of snow, the atmosphere was “electric” with high level competition between amazing athletes. Here are the results of Friday and Saturday’s races:     Women’s…



The trailer for Red Bull’s latest creation of action sports insanity, The Unrideables: Alaska Range, is spectacular, terrifying, and wild. As Red Bull says, “Barely a decade old, speedriding is a high-speed, high stakes mountain sport that fuses elements of skiing and parachute flight. This hybrid approach to the alpine gives its intrepid practitioners access to terrain that would otherwise be inaccessible.”  …