It’s an image –is-everything world, and Andreas Wiig (pronounced Wig) has the images that count-like this month’s cover shot. When Andreas first came to the Sates from Norway, he had ten words of the English and a dream. Four years later, he’s respected and liked by the best riders in the world, and he’s still as wide0eed about snowboarding as ever. His interview begins on page 142. Lake Tahoe backcountry, California.

Jan 2006 Issue 19.5

280 Pages

It’s an image –is-everything world, and Andreas Wiig (pronounced Wig) has the images that count-like this month’s cover shot. When Andreas first came to the Sates from Norway, he had ten words of the English and a dream. Four years later, he’s respected and liked by the best riders in the world, and he’s still as wide0eed about snowboarding as ever. His interview begins on page 142. Lake Tahoe backcountry, California. PHOTO: Ian Ruhter/Derelictica

Issue highlights:

 

  • Russia: Dangerous Liaisons
  • Top Ten Snowboard Resorts
  • Cliffs
  • Andreas Wiig
  • Wallpaper
  • Check Outs- Markus Keller, Derek Dennison