Recent Action Sports News
No one’s ever seen anything like it. Last weekend, a secret, mysterious photoshoot was rumored by those in the industry to have went down at Squaw Valley…one unlike any other in history. And they were right. Enter Oakley Freeski star Simon Dumont. The brainchild of O’s Ripper, the ‘Cubed Pipe’ at Squaw was six years in the making. Built through the talents of Oakley-sponsored Snowpark Technologies, and supported by Red Bull. Simon’s dream finally came into fruition. With a whole lot of planning – and a little bit of luck, that is. Simon threw down for the buzz-surrounded shoot – and some sick images were the obvious result.
What exactly is a ‘sledneck?’ Guess you’re gonna have to find out for yourself by peeping a sick new Snowmobile flick called…well, “Slednecks.” Complete with Oakley Ski Team Ripper and Snowmobile Sledder Dan Treadway (yes, he rocks both) in the spotlight. Dropping in August.
Who would have ever thought of an island paradise…in Norway? Oakley’s Swedish ski ripper Emanuel Hedvall sure did. Read a recent account from Emanuel on his winter film project trip in Andörja, Norway…in his own words: