Name – Rick Rodriguez a.k.a. Rickmode
Local Mountain – Beaver Creek CO.
Fav Board and Why? – Revolver 56 is the sickest all around board I have ever been on. In and out the park this board can handle anything.
Sponsors – NS, Oakley, Grenade, Emage
Live the dream and never take anything for granted.
Thanks To – Thanks to the whole team for making me and my brother apart of the family. And a big thanks to Josh Malay for givin me the inspiration to kill it everyday of my life.
Name – Rick Rodriguez a.k.a. Rickmode
Name – Billy “Bill Mode” Rodriguez
Local Mountain – Beaver Creek, Colorado
Fav Board and Why? – 156 Revolver – The Revolver is the best board in my mind and the reasons are in high speed situations, it works well and keep you stable at speed. It’s a great board for big footed people like me. I feel like I’m the one in control not the board in control of me.
Fav Riding Spot – Mt. Hood, Oregon Windell’s snowboard park
Sponsors – Never Summer, Osiris shoes, Red Team, Jap Mob
Thanks To – Thanks to my family for always being there, Jab Mob for always making me happy, Jason and Nell Feins, Avon Liquor, Atmosphere Clothing, All the Julies and even the Helgas.
Words of Wisdom – You got to hit and quit it, bang bang bang on the drum
Name – Nick DeCicco
Local Mountain – Breckenridge
Fav Board and Why? – The SL because you can ride it anywhere, no matter what the snow conditions
Fav Riding Spot – Anywhere with powder and friends
Sponsors – Never Summer, Smith Optics, Osiris shoes
Thanks To – My family, Gags, Micah and Sara, all my friends, JP at Smith
Words of Wisdom – Find what you love and live it
Name – Jason Elms
Local Mountian – Jackson Hole
Fav board and Why? – SL because of versatility. I can’t wait to try the new Raptor!
Fav Riding Spot – North West Wyoming and Canadian Rockies.
Sponsors – NeverSummer
Thanks to – NeverSummer
Name – Rajat Bhayani
Local Mountain – Snow King Mountain, Jackson Hole
Fav Board and Why? – Heritage 160 – Perfect every day board for Wyoming. Versatility of an SL. Stability of a Premier. Performs everywhere from groomers to high mountain couloirs and everything in between.
Fav Riding Spot – The Sundial. Best bang for your buck snowmoboarding. With the Skidmark in the next drainage, and G Lake one over from that, couloirs, pillows, and cliffs all in one area.
Sponsors – NeverSummer, Stormshow Studios
Thanks to – Micah, Gags, all the boys at the factory, Darrell Miller, Jesse Brown, Avalon 7, Alaska Rendezvous Crew, and the folks, of course.
Words of Wisdom – Go fast. Take chances.
Name: Alessandro Boyens
Local Mountain: Saas Fee /Switzerland
Favorite board and why: SL 158 is the perfect match up for all terrain. High speed park jumps…pipes and robot landings in the pow.
Favorite riding spot: Saas Fee…Bella Coola…Methven NZ
Sponsors: Never Summer, Rockstar Energy Drink, Von Zipper, Northwave/Bakoda, Rockwell Watches, Atreebutes Fashion, Chanex Outerwear, Kustom Shoes, Anuell, Snowlife, Saas Fee, Popcorn Boardshop.
Thanks to: everybody who loves life and shares the passion of riding
Words of wisdom: Be intelligent and happy J
Peep the Local Boyz movie, Smells Like Fun: Jason Hindman, Ben Millsaps and I are all in it.
The season is underway. Loveland opened up on the 7th and the full crew was there to get some runs in and get them feet back to work. Check the video of opening day!
So i guess this is the first entry….not much of a blogger more of a bogger but i will do my best to keep you informed throughout the season. This year NS Media will be launching its first ever snow film documentary from small edits every couple weeks to a full length movie at the end of the season. Stay on the look and follow the boys and gals as we crush the S&%t out of this year.