Snow Craft Pioneers: The Legacy Of Tom Sims

“I think he always had visions and thoughts of making things better, so his mind was always at work. And that’s a great thing, just tough to sleep sometimes.”Chris Roach

Snow Craft Pioneers episode 3 looks back at how Tom Sims helped shape snowboarding today from style to events like the Baker Banked Slalom. Also featuring Shaun Palmer, Chris Roach, Terry Kidwell, Bob Klein, and Jeff Fulton.

See the last prototype board Tom was working on before he passed away here.

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Archival footage: Sims Snowboards and Mike Chantry

Check out the Snow Craft Pioneers print feature in our December issue out now to get a deeper look into what it takes to shape boards that defy convention.

Watch the rest of the Snow Craft Pioneers series here

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PHOTO: Bud Fawcett

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