Archive for 'INTERVIEWS'

Adam Haynes Interview

Adam Haynes Interview

Posted onMay 15, 2012 by .

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We recently caught up with Oregon’s favorite local… Adam Haynes. His riding skills are insane, and his illustration/artwork can be seen on everything from Nike ads to GNU snowboards. He’s one of the most talented guys around and I think it’s safe to say every man and woman I know has a crush on him. [...]

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Homeschool Snowboarding

Homeschool Snowboarding

Posted onMar 15, 2012 by .

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I first heard about this new Portland based outerwear company 2 summers ago. A friend of mine told me there’s some new brand called, “HomeBoy.” I thought quietly to myself… “ummmmmmmmm, hmmmmmmmm.” Luckily within a week or so, I finally met Danny (founder and creative director), along with Jevan (Sales and Marketing Manager) for a [...]

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His name is Jonny Sischo

His name is Jonny Sischo

Posted onMar 13, 2012 by .

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This interview with Jonny Sischo started a few weeks back. Right before a major storm blew in over the cascades. Jonny sent me a message that just said “SkiBowl or Bust!” But being the stubborn self that I am, I simply replied “NO”. But that’s only because I had other plans that nobody knew about [...]

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Road Trip: Mt. Baker, WA

Road Trip: Mt. Baker, WA

Posted onMar 12, 2012 by .

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If you live & Snowboard in the PNW, you know about the legendary resort: Mt. Baker. In fact, if you are a snowboarder anywhere in the United States, chances are you have heard the tales. If you haven’t been to Baker or have no idea what I am talking about, read this now: This article [...]

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Mt. Hood 26 Board Shop

Mt. Hood 26 Board Shop

Posted onJan 03, 2012 by .

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First off, did you score opening day this season? People are saying it was one of the sickest opening days in years. We both stayed down to see how things would go with the shop. This is our first winter with the shop open so we didn’t know what to expect. We had a lot [...]

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Catching up with the Ilusive Grant Abbett

Catching up with the Ilusive Grant Abbett

Posted onNov 30, 2011 by .

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So Grant, how did the idea of starting a mask company (Ilusive) come into play? My first season snowboarding I hit my face on a rail and my tooth poked a hole in my cheek. Call me crazy but I think if I had been wearing a standard mask that could have been avoided. Since [...]

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Choad Cheese Snowboard Wax

Choad Cheese Snowboard Wax

Posted onOct 31, 2011 by .

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So first off, what exactly do you guys make? We currently make unbelievably delicious smelling snowboard wax that is as fast as it is smelly. It’s called Choad Cheese, and is a celebration of stoke, smell and this suspended adolescence that we call snowboarding. We also make short films that feature a cross-dressing Dutch milkmaid [...]

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