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Teaser: The Colby West Show

The Colby West Show is coming this Thursday! Check out the teaser! Laugh with Colby James West and Luke Van Valin, as they interview special guests Gus Kenworthy, Sean Pettit, … Read More

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When in Whistler – Episode 3: Miracle March

WHEN IN WHISTLER — EPISODE 3: MIRACLE MARCH Boardworld presents “When in Whistler” episode three — Miracle March! Well it happened! It snowed like crazy and we got after it. … Read More

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Classic Clip: Mike Douglas Rant About Freeskiing

If you think Freeskiing is a new sport, think again. Mike Douglas sounds off in a Rick Mercer-style rant about the History of Freeskiing, proving that the recent rise of … Read More

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Classic Clip: Eliel Hindert,This Kid Goes F*ing Huge

Eliel Hindert can be described with two words: Bouncy Ball. He’s basically a 15 year old boy trapped in a 22yr old body. Eliel is the the most excited human … Read More

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“Images of Whistler” [1975]. You Should Watch This For The Soundtrack Alone.

Some vintage ski porn from Whistler – 1975. If you like this you might also want to check out The Original Marketing Movie for Snowbird. Shot in 1972.  “Images of Whistler” … Read More

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Woman Faces 10 Years in Prison for Illegal Whistler Base Jump

Reports are coming in that Whistler police have arrested the woman who allegedly helped a BASE jumper who jump out of Whistler’s Peak-2-Peak gondola on February 6. The local woman … Read More

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Crested Butte Freeride World Qualifier Results

The first stop of the Subaru Freeride Series in Crested Butte, CO finished up yesterday with amazing lines being carved down the Big Hourglass Chute area in fantastic powder conditions. … Read More


Subaru Freeride Series Stop #1 Crested Butte, CO | Day 1 Results

Day One of the Subaru Freeride Series 4-star FWQ event started off with a bang today in the Staircase Area at Mt. Crested Butte in colorful Colorado.  Female skiers dropped … Read More

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Picking Up on the Chairlift | From a Female Point of View.

By -Magee Walker (and yes her Real name is Magee) As a female resident of Whistler, I have experienced the art of the pick-up in a variety of scenarios. For … Read More

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WATCH: Dude Illegally BASE Jumps From Whistler’s Peak 2 Peak Gondola

WATCH: Dude Illegally BASE Jumps From Whistler’s Peak 2 Peak Gondola

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FWQ Ski/Board Double Trouble | Casey Lucas & Katrina Devore Profiles

This years Crested Butte event will feature snowboarders as well as skiers.  When it comes to Freeride competitions skiers and riders get along more like peanut butter and jelly than … Read More

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Watch: Julian Carr’s MONSTER 185′ Huck Off Air Jordan

POWDER TV: Into The Mind, Behind the Scenes, Inbounds To film the Whistler segment of “Into The Mind,” the Sherpas posted an open call to skiers of all abilities and … Read More

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Hometown Advantage? | Tom Runcie and Randy Evans FWQ Bio

In todays media filled world there are a small group of skiers that get the lions share of the spotlight. They star in the movies, they can be seen in … Read More

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23rd Crested Butte Extremes is Next Week | FWQ Stop #2

The Crested Butte Extremes comp is turning 23 years old next week. This historic Michael Jordan birthday signifies the continuation of the original badass freeride comp. Long an independent event … Read More

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Freeride World Tour Stop #3 Results and Highlights

Weather and snow conditions forced the FWT stop #3 at Fieberbrunn to be moved over to nearby Kappl/Tirol. You can catch most of the highlights in the above video. Max … Read More

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Current Freeride World Tour 2014 Rankings | Stop #3 Preview

  With two stops down already the 2014 Freeride World Tour is firing on all cylinders. If you have missed some of the action so far here is your chance … Read More

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The Wonder Reels, S2: The Dopamine Rush

A University professor unveils the relationship between daredevils, DNA and the quest for the dopamine rush. Whistler Blackcomb unveils the path to satisfying the craving with some of the steepest … Read More

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Whistler Gets Pounded With 76cm of Snow in 72 hours!

Official Stoke from Whistler/Blackcomb  Whistler locals are rejoicing after they received 76cms (30 inches) in 72 hours. Here is some stoke to show what they got.  Rejoice! Ullr, god of snow, has finally … Read More

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WARNING: This Video Might Give You A Boner

Classic Clip From Dendrite Studios EVOC Sports’ North America Ski Team 2012 video is a short film showcasing the mountains around Whistler, BC, and the athletes that ski for EVOC. … Read More

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New Years Pow Laps In The Whistler Backcountry

  New Years Shred In The Whistler Backcountry   “Went out and got some pow over new years and the holidays, nothing but mellow lines in this one. ENJOY” -  C$ WORLD … Read More

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How to Hit a Tree on Skis | Jake Cohn Shows you How

  Every once in a while things just work out perfectly. This is not one of these runs for former Unofficial Whistler writer Jake Cohn. Better luck on the next … Read More

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The Wonder Reels, S2: The Art of Progression

“Freeski icon Mike Douglas takes a ride on Whistler Mountain’s new Harmony 6 Express, and takes us for a ride back through time to recount the history of the Harmony … Read More


Whistler Off To A Good Start To The Season

Image: With 56″ of snow so far this season, Whistler is enjoying some good early season conditions. The Canadian resort picked up 14″ of new snow this week bringing their base depth to … Read More


Dumping in Whistler | 20cm in the Past 24 Hours

The snow is piling up and the skiing and riding is getting better every day!  What a great way to start the week with 16 cm of fresh snow overnight … Read More

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The Wonder Reels, S2: The Eye Of The Storm

The Wonder Reels, S2: The Eye Of The Storm Storm chasing. It’s a labour of love for Whistler Blackcomb avalanche forecaster Tony Sittlinger. This story follows Tony and the Blackcomb … Read More

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How To: Poach a Hot Tub in a Ski Town

Peep this video from the 72hr Filmmaker Showdown that took place during the World Ski & Snowboard Festival back in April. Film crews had 72 hours to shoot, edit and produce … Read More