snb0912_mkgThe first issue of our 25th volume just dropped! Check the retro logo and take a peek at what’s inside. Congratulations to Andrew Brewer and the Technine crew for winning the Team Shoot Out and the cover shot. Re-up your subscription now before the flakes start flyin’ again.






2012 Team Shoot Out



Four new teams, Ride, Capita, Yes, and Technine competed with new ‘open boundary’ rules taking their creative approaches to Summit-at-Snoqualmie, Stevens Pass, Montreal, and Whistler backcountry—there’s definitely something for everyone. We already dropped the videos—but you need to see all 30 pages of photos to experience the whole creative battle of photo, video, and skill.

Video Wallpaper


First-look bangers from all the top video crews—The Art Of Flight, Good Look, Retrospect, TB20, Standing Sideways, Vacation, and more. Check out all the teasers now!

Travis Rice Pro Spotlight


Travis talks The Art Of Flight with us. Two years in the making and weeks from dropping, we got the scoop on what you can expect. Yes, you should be getting really frickin’ excited if you’re not already.

“This is the best shit I’ve ever done. Hands down.”—Travis Rice

20 Tricks


It’s a whole new season of tricks, we’re coming in hot this issue with corked 5s with S.C.O. Dubbs at Winter Park, Colorado, and frontside 50-50s with Joe Sexton in SLC. New this year, we added in urban tricks with some of the best urban riders including JP, Brisse, and Seth Huot.  20 Tricks is in every issue with the full video dropping on iTunes August 8. Mark your calendars.

Also in this issue: Sounds (check out our video with the Black Lips), Pro Form with Lonnie Kauk, how to build a log jam (now’s the time!), Whitewater, BC, the Brandywine Cliffs, our new hero Luca Pandolfi—king of the couloir …