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Emission Free Grooming – Are We Finally in the Future?

Who's Behind This 100% Emission Free Beast of a Snow Groomer? PitsenBully has turned 50 this year and celebrated with their newborn model the 100 E. They've made the call to make this new revolutionary snow groomer public at Interalpin 2019 in Innsbruck. The leading international trade fair for alpine tech. Sustainability has been a key goal for Kässbohrer for a couple of years now with the introduction of the 600 E+ with [...]
Snowboarding Bears

What’s Next, Snowboarding Bears?

But Can They Snowboard? After a video emerged early in April on Youtube of a bear getting a bit too friendly with some snowboarders it's easy to believe that at least some of them are eager to learn. Brian Jordan's the guy behind the sharing of this video. He wrote on his Instagram that he believes the bear's "momma was on vacation or something but it was too cool not to say whaddup ". The [...]
Winterfest 2019

Your all in one info session on Winterfest 2019

Winterfest 2019 promises to be better than ever before. With the medical scheme for adventure seekers as Title Sponsor and South Africa’s biggest independent radio station as Media Partner, we're pretty sure you won't be left disappointed. Yup, you guessed right. It's the one and only CompCare and Jacaranda FM. Not too familiar with the name, CompCare? Well, don't take our word for the epic awesomeness coming your way. Director of Marketing at CompCare had this to say, "CompCare Wellness is one of the few medical schemes in South Africa that caters for all the adventure seekers out there. We’re big on life and on living life to the fullest. We share your taste for adventure, no matter what your [...]

Skijoring – Totally Bizarre or Next Level Extreme?

What is Skijoring Exactly? According to records the sport of skijoring can be traced back to the 1850s in Scandinavia, but the Americans have staked somewhat of a claim on the sport as most competitions take place in the USA. Well, it can be seen as insane, while at the same time exciting. It could even be seen as quite simple but yet also somewhat difficult. All you'll need is your Skis/Snowboard, rope, a course and something to pull you around with. In the past riders have used snowmobiles, cars, 4-wheelers and dealers choice a horse. The name of the game is; make your way [...]
Qparks Tour 2019

Qparks Tour 2019 Final Stop – The End Is Near

First More on the Qparks Tour 2019 Shred Poker On the 16th of March 2019, Shred Heads from all over had to compete once again with the goal of collecting as many chips as they could possibly carry. This year's top chip collector was freeskier Gottfried “Goffi” Gram. He managed to stack up an astounding 32  poker chips that ended up securing him the €500 prize money everyone's been eyeing. But not a [...]
QParks Tour 2019 Ranking

QParks Tour 2019 Ranking Leaders

But First, The Final Stop Our QParks Tour 2019 Final Stop will once again be held at Game of Diamonds in beautiful Obergurgl. After shredding up six stops across the Alps, 31 March will mark a momentous day. The day we finally see who the 2019 QParks winners are. At this stage of the battle, you should have qualified to compete in the final stop as Game of Diamonds is reserved only for the best of the best or the most devoted tour riders. When you're the best of the best it goes without saying that there are a few perks that [...]

Shred Poker Schöneben 2019

Shred Poker Schöneben 2019 Competition Info On the 16th of March 2019, Shred Heads from all over will compete once again with the goal of collecting as many chips as they can possibly carry. This competition puts the power back in the hands of our riders as their winnings are determined by themselves. Riders need to try and pull off the sickest, gnarliest jib runs of their lives to bag a whole lot of valuable chips.     Here's where things get interesting. You have 2 options of what you would like to do with your chips. Some might argue [...]