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Freeze Big Air Brings Snowboarding to London Olympic Stadium

Freeze Big Air Brings Snowboarding to London Olympic Stadium

Big news for British snowboard and freestyle fans as the long-rumoured Big Air competition in London has now been confirmed. And the super-exciting news is that it will take place on Saturday 14 November 2015 at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium – helping to keep the Olympic theme after the success at Sochi 2014.   World...
Happy Socks take snowboarding into the skies

Happy Socks take snowboarding into the skies

You’d think that selling socks is not much of a sexy business: feet pong and socks are often hidden under jeans, whether skinny or not. But Happy Socks don’t buy any of that.  Their recent promo shows that if you’ve got an imagination (and a decent marketing budget) you can convert a great content marketing...
The 100 Rouble Olympic Snowboarder (now available on ebay)

The 100 Rouble Olympic Snowboarder (now available on ebay)

To celebrate the impending Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Russia has minted a new 100 Rouble note with a snowboarder design. A mere 100,000 have been printed, with the snowboarder image on one site and the main stadium of the Games on the other side. Available on ebay If you can’t make it to Russia for...
Snowboarding 'makes a splash' with urinal game

Snowboarding ‘makes a splash’ with urinal game

The nadir of the commercialisation of snowboarding must surely have now been reached with the news that a British company are combining snowboarding with urinating. Even Shaun White wouldn’t stoop this low At Skipedia, we recently looked at Shaun White’s foray into the world of chewing gum. You might feel that if he can earn...
Shaun White now a minty chewing gum...

Shaun White now a minty chewing gum…

You may have noticed our Tweet about this yesterday, but Shaun White, Olympic gold medal winning snowboarder, and one of the few snowsports stars to make it to superstardom, has attached his name to a new minty chewing gum. White will appeal to younger chewers ‘Whitemint’, produced by Kraft Foods is unusual in that it...
The ChamJam remembered...

The ChamJam remembered…

In 1990, an argument between Val d’Isere and Chamonix over who had the best skiers resulted in the first ever ‘Boss des Bosses‘. This bumps competition expanded to include, in differerent years, Verbier, Zermatt, Meribel, Courchevel and Val Thorens and became one of the highlights of every season worker’s season. Boss des Bosses >>> The...