On Saturday, November 14th Brighton hosted “Occupy Bone Zone”, a pre-season rail jam event that resurrected the renegade DIY jib park once outlawed in Big Cottonwood Canyon. The setup featured numerous jibs for all abilities, and accommodated the hundreds of shredders that attended, eager to throw down.
Here’s a view of the bottom half of the course, which featured down rails and ended with a quarterpipe. All of which saw some serious hammers being thrown down.
Some of the more advanced features were built by local pros like Alex Andrews and Ted Borland.
Pictured above, Team Utah rider Trevor Otterson with a melon to flat off one off the gnarlier features at the event.
Here’s Team Utah rider David Otterson with a bs 1 off the same feature.
This is a story about the second team trip we took to Chile this past August, from the perspective of Team Utah Snowboarding athlete Schuyler McFall. 3 Mountains with impressive geography leaving you eager to explore more Freedom, that’s what snowboarding has always given me. Snowboarding graciously gives you freedom to explore, to be independent […] Continue reading →
The original plan for this year’s summer shred was to travel as a large group to Chile together with multiple coaches in order to achieve multiple objectives: Coach Jacob was going to lead the freestyle and freeride group, which would focus on freestyle training, filming on both man made park features and the natural terrain […] Continue reading →
Recently four team riders from Team Utah Park City chapter and one coach headed out to Mammoth Lakes, CA to participate in the 3rd stop of this year’s USSA Revolution Tour. The event included halfpipe, slopestyle, and big air disciplines, and was held on the same features used for the US Grand Prix […] Continue reading →
This was the team’s 3rd year attending the Dirksen Derby, and the event did not disappoint. 14 of us loaded up our gear into 3 vehicles, and made the nearly 1000 mile trek to Mt. Bachelor, Oregon, for 3 days of amazing shredding with a who’s who of the snowboard industry. Every year for the […] Continue reading →
The team has been working hard all fall getting ready for the upcoming winter season. As a team we’ve been cross training multiple time per week. Ski Utah blogger Andrew Muse recently wrote a post about cross training in the fall to prepare for the winter, and featured our team in his video. Click here […] Continue reading →
Time to get psyched for another epic Utah winter. Here’s TUPC rider Victor Melilli’s season edit from last year, with snowboarding filmed at Park City Mountain Resort, Sun Valley, and Mammoth. Continue reading →
Check out the team shredding Mt. Hood during our second summer trip of 2014. Filmed by Coach Jacob, edited by team athlete and A/V intern David Otterson. Shredding by team athletes Connor Heiden, Parker Giblin, Bennet Giblin, Jacob Podmilsak, Wyatt Blake, Austin Bryan, AJ Adrian, and Scott Podmilsak. Our second summer snowboarding trip was in […] Continue reading →