GEOBASS Adventures: Destination Botswana

Costa Del Mar’s GEOBASS crew wasn’t about to let hippo attacks and elephants stop them from their trip far south to Africa to seek out the golden bass and tigerfish. They guys keep updates on their travels to share with everyone on how things are going as situations arise – here is an interesting journal…

Von Zipper: Support Wildlife Tour

Von Zipper’s snowboard team has decided to truck out on the road in their big hello van on an adventure to find the deepest snow out on the mountains right now. They started the Support Wildlife Tour with their first stop at Mammoth Mountain, where John Jackson, Eric Jackson, Brendan Gerard, Gray Thompson, Riley Nickerson, and…

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Surf The Snow: Chris Christenson

Electric Visual has been dropping videos recently called “Surf The Snow” focusing on different prominent people in the board sports industry. This week, they spoke with Chris Christenson, owner of Christenson Surfboards – the man who has been shaping boards for over 20 years. It is hard to come across highly respected riders and professionals…

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South Africa X Nike Reveal Football Kits

Nike and the South African Football Association (SAFA) just unveiled the new home and away football kits, which will be worn for the national team during the African Cup of Nations this upcoming January, 2015. “We are very proud of our new kit which reflects the pride of our nation and the future of great…

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Is Ian Compton Weak?

Electric Visual’s ski team crew member, Ian Compton, will be releasing a new “weird” video as he states, every Tuesday. Each video will have a good portion of him skiing, but may involve him riding his motorcycle, skateboarding or any odd activity he can think of. The video series is titled “The Weak” and will…

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A Trip to Chile…

Kevin Bäckström and Tor Lundström went on a trip to South America – Chile to be exact – hoping there would be fresh powder to ride through on the mountains. However, as most professional athletes know, not every trip can be perfect when you are weather dependent. The crew spent a lot of days sitting around and…

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Secret Spots with Sage Cattabriga-Alosa

Follow Smith Optics ski team rider Sage Cattabriga-Alosa as he rides the backcountry pillows at his home slope of Alta, in Utah. He describes his passion and gratitude for the fresh powder and jumps that he always finds off the Wildcat Chairlift at the resort, that makes the Alta area so special to him. Sage…

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Electric Welcomes Peter Mendia

Not only did Electric Visual welcome free surf veteran Peter Mendia to the team in September, but they welcomed his waves too. the Florida native is known for his incredible turns and tubes, while standing just over 6’1″ tall. Peter has been featured numerous times on the cover of Surfing and Surfer magazine, along with a YouTube…

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Spy is DOOMed for Greatness

The Spy Doom goggles feature the technology that everybody has wished for, and still cannot believe is here. It’s called Lock Steady™ and is a lens change technology where you can quickly change your lenses with the click of a button on your goggles – fingerprint free! No smudging or fumbling around. No trying to pop those…