Ski Articles by Date

March 2009

  • Jon Olsson Super Sessions


    Posted over 5 years ago by Shay Williams/Freeskier

    The skiing/filming/photographing extravaganza that is the Jon Olsson Super Sessions is underway in Trysil, Norway before moving to Ã…re, Sweden for a big JOSS/Jon Olsson Invitational finale.

  • Seth Morrison Dispatch from Haines


    Posted over 5 years ago by Seth Morrison

    Ahhhh, back to Haines, AK. Been looking forward to this since I left 10 months ago.

  • Oakley Women Own European Open


    Posted over 5 years ago by Shay Williams/Freeskier

    Oakley’s female skiers owned the podium at the Orage European Freeski Open in Laax, Switzerland, winning both the women’s Slopestyle and the women’s halfpipe contests.

  • Oakley's Kye Peterson Wins Red Bull Cold Rush

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    Posted over 5 years ago by Jamey Voss


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    Posted over 5 years ago by Nimbus Independent

    Nimbus Independent is pleased to bring you the second installment of their short film series titled, “En Route – Austria,” presented by K2 Skis. This episode follows the Nimbus Crew to Austria, where they start out skiing bottomless powder in Krippenstein, then pack the cars in search of sunshine, try on some Lederhosen, experience large steins of beer and then rally to the Arlberg region.



    Posted over 5 years ago by Shay Williams

    A mixture between big mountain, slopestyle and film/video competitions, the Free Sessions pitted teams of 3 athletes, a photographer and a cinematographer against one another in hopes of winning 20,000 euros and a chance at French fame. One of said teams was an Oakley sponsored team consisting of Byron “Lobster Face” Wells, Oscar “Fanta” Scherlin, Emanuel “Mossa” Hedvall, Christoffer “Crill” Kristiansson and Shay Williams.

  • Freeride World Tour with Jen Ashton


    Posted over 5 years ago by Jen Ashton

    This winter I was invited to compete on the Freeride World Tour. This tour has 4 competitions around the world, with the best Big Mountain skiers and snowboarders competing against each other for the World Title and a Nissan truck.

  • Last Frontier: Dispatch from Seth


    Posted over 5 years ago by Seth Morrison

    Kye Petersen, Tanner Hall and Dana Flahr were my partners for 10 days of exploration between the Coastal and Skeena Mountain ranges with…



    Posted over 5 years ago by Ike/Nimbus

    Nimbus Independent scored again! Following up on the success of “En Route – Japan,” we headed across the pond once more to bring you “En Route – Austria.” You roll the dice when traveling overseas, but we nailed it again with epic snow conditions and sunshine between the storms.

  • Rest In Peace Travis Steeger

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    Posted over 5 years ago by Chris O'Connell

    Travis’ life ended too soon, victim of a hit and run in Fernie, BC while crossing the street early Sunday morning.

  • Oakley and TGR Wrap Things up in Northern BC


    Posted over 5 years ago by Todd Jones/Teton Gravity Research

    We just wrapped up an epic trip to Last Frontier Heliskiing in northern British Columbia. The Oakley/TGR team mission was incredible. I think the final thoughts on the trip were, “Wow there is a lot of terrain here and it is insane. We need to get back asap.”


    Richard Permin

    Posted over 5 years ago by Leander Angerer

    Last week, thirteen of worlds’ best freeskiers met in La Plagne, France for the first edition of the Red Bull Linecatcher, Freeski event that combines big mountain skiing with freestyle – bringing slopestyle tricks to the Becoin face in the French alps.

  • Seb Heads to Haines


    Posted over 5 years ago by Sebastian Garhammer

    So I’m leaving Ã…re Sweden to go to Haines, Alaska for the second time in my life.

  • Powder Week 2009


    Posted over 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Powder Week originated in 2001 as an opportunity for Powder Magazine to try next year’s products and build relationships within the ski industry. Now, in it’s ninth year, Powder Week has grown into much more than a demo week. Powder Week is an industry summit and a celebration of the special community that only skiing could build.

  • Seth, Kye, Tanner and Dana Explore the Last Frontier


    Posted over 5 years ago by Todd Jones/Teton Gravity Research

    Fresh off winning the Dew Tour, Tanner Hall joined us up at Last Frontier Heliskiing. It is a pretty epic crew spanning all types of riding. There is not much that the team of riders we are with can not do. Here are some short bios on the Oakley crew that is up filming this segment.