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Don’t be a jammer

February 8, 2015 | 6

Jamming can take on many forms:

-The ‘maybe’ jammer. The least flattering form of jamming. They ‘maybe’ you all the way up to or very close to the day of the activity then WHAMMO! “Sorry bud can’t make it”. Jammer.Read More

What’s in your pack?

February 5, 2015 |

“Safety Sahen” Skinner from Burandt’s Backcountry Adventure talks on camera about what he carries around in his pack on a day-to-day basis whether he’s out guiding clients, or just shredding for fun.   Read more […]Read More

How to (get talked into and) install pink Slydog skis on your sled

January 28, 2015 | 1

Dwayne and Cdub install Slydog skis in under 45 min. (The colour debate took 32 of those mins.) Instructions: Remove factory skis. Install Slydog skis. It really is that easy, but let me break it down into a play-by-play.   Tools required: Please note that nowhere in these instructions will … Read More

Sledder’s dictionary

December 31, 2014 |

  Man, there are a lot of words out there these days, some are tricky. This should help.   Jeweet: Did you eat? Or, have you eaten yet? Usage: “Jeweet? Yahtoo!” (see yahtoo definition)   Yahtoo: You ought to. Usage: “Jeweet? Yahtoo!” (see jeweet definition)   Dangle: Technical maneuvers in … Read More

Two knuckleheads install a Skinz ARC kit

December 8, 2014 | 3

Two regular ol’ meatheads install the Skinz ARC with only a pair of vise-grips, a rubber mallet, and grim determination.   SKINZ ARC — WHAT IS IT? There is a lot of buzz out there about the new ARC product from Skinz. For those who don’t know much about it, … Read More

How to NOT Load Your New Snowmobile! (Sled Deck Jump Fail)

September 18, 2014 | 7

We feel a little bad having a laugh at this guy’s expense, but hopefully he’s a good hearted bloke who can laugh at it now too. Watch for this kind of action to play out during trade show season in the autumn!

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Riding Tip: Downhill Sh!thook with Chris Brown

February 15, 2014 |

We’ve all been in situations where we are going downhill and need to turn and sidehill out, or turn back uphill to avoid hazards below. Mastering the ability to get out of trouble by quickly getting the sled on its side and powering out of a jam can turn a sticky situation into nothing more than a forgotten few moments in your dayRead More

Riding Tip: Wheelies

February 3, 2014 |

We finally had a chance to get out and film and hang out, but the conditions were less then favourable. We found a few sheltered low exposure slopes to play on and practice wheelies and slow controlled side hills.Read More

Riding Tip: Re-Entry with Chris Brown

September 12, 2013 |

Here’s how to pull off a Re-Entry.   Jump Selection Finding the right jump for a re-entry is key.  Ideally you want to find a jump that has a smooth run-in and a transition to a steep face.  The more vertical the face, the more height you will get and … Read More

Riding Tip: Jumping 101 with Chris Brown

December 12, 2012 |

I get a lot of people asking me about jumping – how I started, what’s the biggest jump I’ve hit on my sled, and how to do it.Read More