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Jarad Hadi's Hazardous Hump Day

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A nice home, great folks and plenty of options are supposed to create safe and sane children, but no one told Jarad Hadi. Having developed an unbelievable ability to disregard negative thinking, Jarad enjoys a care free lifestyle,…

Fun with Salomon Pros! Part 1

The Salomon team is on tour. When Java Fernandez is in charge, things can get ugly (or beautiful, depending on your perspective.) Louif Paradis, Jed Anderson, Bode Merrill, Scotty Arnold, Harrison Gordon, Chris Grenier, and Chris Carr, in…

Backyard Bang Hits Denver

Always make sure your kit is looking fresh, you never know where the cameras are.   p. Lyndsey Theriot The Backyard Bang Rail Jam has hit the road, and the mile-high city was the destination. The Denver snow scene was treated to…

Things To Do In Denver Nov 21: The Backyard Bang

The Backyard Bang is hitting the road. After three successful years in Portland, Salomon Snowboards is putting on a BYB event in Denver Nov. 21.  Save the date! [DENVER, CO, October 28, 2009] — Kick off the winter season with the…

Urban' Boardin on Halloween: The 2009 Backyard Bang

Johnnie Paxon man handling the rail. photo: Geery I have been to some miserable inner city rail jams in my day. I’m talking bitter cold and/or pouring rain, and because you are there simply to spectate, you are never dressed for such…

Salomon is Big in Japan

Or they will be, thanks to this latest announcement. Takaharu Nakai is the latest member of the team. Here's the full release and video. PORTLAND, OR.  (Oct. 2, 2009) — Takaharu Nakai brings his big technical riding to the already…

Under Review: Salomon Acid

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Name: Salomon Acid Price: $430 Review: Everyone should try the Acid, especially in the mountains. You’ll feel like you’re floating, and you’ll be getting higher than you’ve ever been before. Keep trying the Acid and you’ll…

A Loose Hump Day with Chris Grenier

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Built it himself, what did you do this winter? At first glance one might take Chris Grenier to be an average kid. He doesn't have any forced flare to set him apart, nor does he go out of his way to be the center of attention. But get to…

A Hump Day Conversation with David Benedek

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Snowboarding is full of talented people, but David Benedek is one of the riders who's talents extend far beyond the hill. As a video producer, director and art director, he has had his hand in just about everything. But unlike many people who…

Hump Day with Jed Anderson

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Money man, Jed Anderson... Jed Anderson is a menace to anyone trying to pay rent by snowboarding. He wins every contest he enters, films more interesting video parts than all his peers, and hasn't even turned 18 yet. Basically that means…