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CBMST Wraps up Freeride Season at IFSA NORAM Champs at Snowbird

After a busy competition season, the IFSA Junior North American Freeride Championships went down at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort in Utah last week with U12, 12-14, and 15-18 year old divisions represented in skiing and snowboarding. Between U12 athletes and the comp team, 16 athletes represented the CBMST and the local independent shredder brothers […]

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CBMST Throws Down at Snowbird, Vail, and Freeride Junior World Championships

The March madness marathon wound down for local freeride athletes last weekend after events at Snowbird, Vail, and even Kappl, Austria. It was a whirlwind of a month after a weak snow year in the Rocky Mountains had events cancelled and postponed till March. But even with low snow and subpar conditions on the steeps […]

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CBMR Partners with Vail Resorts Epic Pass

In breaking news to today, CBMR and the other Triple Peaks resorts, Okemo and Mount Sunapee, have formed a partnership with the Epic Pass.  The Vail Resorts-owned super pass includes 14 Vail Resorts-owned locations and a myriad of partnership resorts around the world.  This specific partnership includes 7 days at CBMR for Epic Pass holders and […]

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CBMST Freeride Starts IFSA Season Firing

The Crested Butte Mountain Sports Team started firing right out of the gate this competition season in the IFSA Junior Series with victories and strong results at Jackson Hole, Aspen, Winter Park, and Squaw Valley. Above Photo: Jon Clay Patterson and Carson Hildebrandt go 1-2 in the 15-18 Ski Men at the Squaw Valley National. […]

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Aaron Blunck Qualifies 1st, Finals Wednesday

Crested Butte Olympian Aaron Blunck took 1st place in the Olympic Qualifier last night in PyeongChang, securing a spot in the 12 man final. “So unbelievable hyped to qualify for the finals at the Olympics…Gunna be a fun one,” Blunck wrote on his Instagram after the event. Coverage of the Halfpipe Final will begin on NBCOlympics.com […]


 
 

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Aaron Blunck Season Edit

Posted  May 11, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Photo: Candace Sanders Aaron Blunck is a 16 year old Crested Butte native who moved to Vail in order to train with people who could push him and make him better.  And he got better.  His halfpipe competition highlights include 1st overall in USASA Nationals at Copper, 3rd representing the United States at Innsbruck in […]

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The Run Around in the PNW

Posted  May 10, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

This spring, the Run Around crew teamed up with Two Plank Productions and headed to the Pacific Northwest to find the goods.  Washington, unlike the rest of the continental U.S., had an above average year, which tends to be deeper than our averages anyway. The crew, which consisted of Corey and Taylor Felton, Topher Plimpton, […]

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Lift-Served Downhill One Month Away – CBMR to Open Summer Operations Early

Posted  May 8, 2012  by  2. Will Dujardin

Low Snowpack and Warm Temperatures Allows CBMR to Open Lifts on June 9th. Photo: Trent Bona, Rider: Eliot Rosenberg  It snowed yesterday as if nature was celebrating town putting the bike racks out on Elk Avenue.  However, it is sunny and beautiful again today; surprise! A bunch of locals can’t wait for some lift-served downhill […]

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Happy Humpday!

Posted  May 8, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Some more crashes to get you through your week. Dont undershoot Courtesy of Newschoolers.com Run over after bailing. Parkour Fail

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Sour Longboarding in Gunny

Posted  May 7, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

The Sour Steezle crew enjoy all the living here has to offer.  Including the wide open streets of Gunnison, CO.  We are getting some much needed moisture now but temps will be back to the 60’s this week.  Enjoy.   Sliding Sour’s Streets from Mike Curran on Vimeo.

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Carter McMillan Sends it

Posted  May 7, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Carter McMillan is a 21 year old freeskier from Calgary who competes on the Freeskiing World Tour.  Check out his seriously inspired edit from the past two seasons, including footage from his performance that won him 4th and the North Face Young Gun at Crested Butte.  Carter also earned himself a 7th up on Mac […]

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Ryan Halverson Season Edit

Posted  May 5, 2012  by  2. Will Dujardin

Ryan Halverson is a Ski Logik athlete living in Jackson, WY. He has put out great edits over and over featuring Jackson Hole and the resort-accessed backcountry there.  This year is no different, Ryan has put out another banger.  Ryan adds tricks to his lines regularly, check out the huge backflip at the end! Halvey Gopro […]

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Riding this weekend? CBMBA Trail Report 5-4-12

Posted  May 4, 2012  by  2. Will Dujardin

There is still some snow around, but are you ready for 5-6 months of mountain biking?   Hartman Rocks has been good to go for a while now, and is getting dustier by the day.  But up at the north end of the valley the snow is melting and there are a handful of trails […]

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Taking it Back: Under Armour’s Campaign for Women

Posted  May 2, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Check out Under Armour’s newest marketing campaign, promoting beauty through fitness rather than the latest trends.   We at the West Elk Project support this and want to see more. They are also having a competition to see which women push themselves the hardest to achieve their goals, the prize being full Under Armour sponsorship. […]

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3 Crashes to help you get through your week.

Posted  May 2, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

HUMPDAY CRASHDAY He does not make the tranny. Courtesy of Newschoolers.com Drop in fail. Skills. Courtesy of Newschoolers.com PHYSC! What a save.

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