Flow Snowboarding Athlete Sarka Pancochova was travelling through Austria in search of some backcountry and of course… a little fun. Pancochova has been finding her Flow travelling the world this season shooting for her upcoming film Shark Tales, which is expected to be released this fall.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Flow Snowboarding is Giving Away A Darwin ABT Snowboard
SAN CLEMENTE, CA, March 24th, 2015- Flow Snowboarding
Continuing with Flow’s monthly snowboard giveaway, Flow Snowboarding is giving away a Canvas ABT snowboard this month. The winner will be selected on March 31st. Consolation prizes of other Flow Snowboarding gear will also be given out to the second and third place winners. In order to enter the contest, please use the link found in the header in the blog section of Flow.com or the Win a Snowboard tab located on Flow Snowboarding’s Facebook page.
Flow Snowboarding’s Mike Basich had the Discovery Channel out to visit Area 241 for their segment entitled Seeker Stories. In this video they tour his self-built 225 square foot home in the middle of his 40 acre snow covered property near Truckee, CA that we have all grown to know as Area 241. Basich shows how being close to nature drives his most creative decisions.
Jay Gretzinger has returned from the Central Interior of Canada after filming with the Nuulife Cinema guys for the film Wildlife Season 3. Watch episode one of Wildlife Season 3 featuring Gretzinger. In this clip, Gretzinger gets swallowed by an avalanche. Be safe out there in the backcountry.
Take a quick lap through the park at Spring Battle with Flow Snowboarding team athlete Philipp Kundratitz. Kundratitz recently took 3rd place at the Pamporovo Freestyle open in Bulgaria.
At 17 years young, Flow Snowboarding team athlete Erik Bastiaansen of the Netherlands took home gold at the 19th FIS Junior World Championships Yabuli, China. Bastiaansen edged out the Kiwi from New Zealand Carlos Garcia Knight by only a fraction (.25) of a point. Bastiaansen is only the second Dutch rider to claim a junior world title.
“At every competition this season I was on stage, but to win here I did not expect it” said Bastiaansen. “I was hoping (to win) of course, but I was just glad I was in the final.”
Flow Snowboarding Development Team athlete Drayden Gardner took 2nd place in the Zappos Park Jam in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada this past weekend. We had a moment to track down and catch up with Drayden to find out about the Las Vegas event and hear about his all his road tripping this winter.
Are you planning a snowboarding trip? In Flow Snowboarding 101 we covered all the gear you need to go snowboarding. What’s next? Do you need tips on where to begin the planning process of a trip to the mountains? Should I buy a lift ticket or season pass? What type of vehicle and what needs to be in it? Where can I find deals on flights? Where do I stay? We will be covering all of this this in Flow Snowboarding 201.
For people who just started falling in love with snowboarding or want to get into it, there are a lot of basic questions people have. Such simple questions, but all beginners and people starting out snowboarding are typically afraid to ask. Welcome to Flow Snowboarding School, a series intended to answer your most basic how to questions of snowboarding. Class is in session.