Press Releases

Jones Snowboards Partners With SASS Global Travel on Splitboard Demo Program


Truckee, CA (July 15, 2014) -- Snowboard brand Jones Snowboards has partnered with adventure travel company SASS Global Travel to offer splitboard clinics using Jones’ splitboards on SASS snowboarding programs in Argentina and Japan.

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2013/14 Ski Season Noted as Best Year for Colorado


Copper Mountain, CO (June 12, 2014) -- Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced today at the association’s 51st Annual Meeting that statewide skier visits totaled an estimated 12.6 million for the 2013/14 ski season, thereby making it the best season on record in the state. This estimation shows Colorado being up more than 10 percent compared to last season and more than 8 percent compared to the five-year-average.

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The North Face Wants you to Explore Your Parks This Summer


Alameda, CA (June 9, 2014) -- June is National Camping Month, and for the fifth year running, The North Face Explore Your Parks program is encouraging families to get outdoors and enjoy the nation’s treasured and endangered State Parks this summer

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RAMP Sports Debuts All New Longboard Line


Park City, UT (June 3, 2014) -- RAMP Sports will begin production and sales of their all-new longboard skateboard line for the summer ’14 season. RAMP will be selling decks as well as complete boards with all hardware. All boards will be made in the USA using the same unique production technologies and materials as their ski and snowboard lines. 

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“DamNation” to Screen in 23 Patagonia Stores Nationwide on June 5 and Available Widely on Vimeo On Demand on June 6


New York, NY (June 2, 2014) -- On Thursday, June 5, Patagonia will present free screenings of the award-winning, feature length documentary DamNation, in 23 cities nationwide. DamNation is a film odyssey across America that explores the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.

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