Posts Tagged: interview

AN INTERVIEW WITH JULIA PICKERING

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She’s a daring adventurer that has left footprints in places like the Arctic and Alaska; some may call her a exploratory mountaineer, brand ambassador or a big mountain snowboarder- but she likes to introduce herself as Jules. Julia Pickering isn’t only a split board master but also a influential pioneer in female mountaineering. POWDERROOM –recently

Peep Show Films: Behind the Lens

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Peep Show founders Esthera Preda and June Bhongjan never intended to get into the film business, but as Preda explains, “There weren’t any girls’ movies out there that were satisfying us. Nothing was really clearly depicting what women’s snowboarding was for us.” Armed with this frustration and a limited knowledge of filming and editing, Preda and Bhongjan set out to make a movie. 

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The Flashpoint: Natalie Gough

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This is our first Flashpoint Profile, where we’ll be talking to ladies who we think are going to be exploding on the snowboarding scene very soon..

After graduating from the University of Toronto, Ontario native Natale Gough headed west. She spent a few seasons in Whistler before relocating to Lake Tahoe on what was supposed to be a two week trip. Now Natalie spends her summers coaching at South America Snow Sessions in Argentina and makes her home in Tahoe City.

Chanelle Sladics

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No story in the world of snowboarding is quite as unique as Chanelle Sladics’.  From skateboarder punk to professional snowboarder/surfer/organic veggie farmer, there’s next to no terrain Sladics hasn’t already shredded.  Powderoom.net had the chance to catch up with the action sports triple-threat turned yoga teacher before her trip to Bali this month.  Have we yet to see mo

Elena Hight

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Nationality: AmericanDate of birth: 17/08/1989Recent results:1st 2008 Vans Cup1st 2007 Vans Cup3rd 2008 Aspen Snow Angel Invitational1st 2007 Vans Cu

Torah Bright

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Nationality: Australian

Date of Birth: 27/12/1986

2007
TTR World Snowbard Tour Champion
X-Games Superpipe Gold
Global Open Tour Champion
1st Nippon Open, Japan

Holly Crawford

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Pic: Sean RadichAge: 23Nationality: AustralianSponsors: Smith, Dakine, RossignolRecent Results:1st European Open Halfpipe 072nd Place in FIS World Cup Overall for season 06/07

Anne-Flore Marxer

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Date of birth: January 24 1984Nationality: SwissSponsors: Burton snowboards, Oakley eyewear, DVS shoes, Bluebird wax.Recent results:2005: 2nd at Vans Cup Slopestyle, Northstar, CA.