the ActionCats enjoyed a nice wakesurfing day on the 31st of august in Marbach, Lower Austria.
witness their joy in this video:
on the 31st of august, the annual Suck my Trucks contest took place in berlin again. here’s the contest video:
pictures from the event can be found here:
the longboard girls crew austria has been featured on radio FM4 recently. Daniel Grabner from FM4 interviewed Sonja, Corinna and myself (Stephi) on the topic of longboarding and the longboard girls crew.
Moderatorin: Esther Csapo
Gestalter: Daniel Grabner
Sendzeitpunkt: 9. August 2013 18:30
O’NEILL GIRLS FREERIDE COACHINGS PRESENTED BY K2 & BLUE TOMATO
the wonderful o’neill girls freeride coachings will take place again in the upcoming season, horray!
o’neill, k2 and blue tomato bundled their power and will be organizing 3 coachings this winter.
pro riders from the teams of o’neill, k2 and blue tomato, as well as professional guides will be there to teach you about avalanche awareness, risk management, riding in the backcountry, orientation and much more.
equipment by k2 and bca can be tested.
the coachings are separated by level:
Intermediate Camp (for intermediates who want to improve to the next level)
Beginner Camp (for beginners who want to learn the basics)
Pro Camp (hike & ride camp for girls that are experienced and fit)
registration will be open from the 1st of october on www.Blue-Tomato.com/GIRLSFREERIDECOACHING.
AVALANCHE AWARENESS CAMPS BY SAAC AND RISK’N'FUN
SAAC offers 2 different lines of camps, the basic camps and the saacnd step camps. 3 of the basic camps are “girlpower” camps, which means that there will be 2 female mountain guides especially for girls only groups, and girls have priority when signing up.
the dates are online already for both levels:
risk’n'fun is a series of avalanche awareness camps by the austrian alpenverein. they offer 4 different levels, which need to be completed sequently.
all camp dates can be found here:
the Sets in Motion crew, including riders like Amber Wing and Melissa Marquardt, has released the full Sets in Motion movie.
sit down, relax, watch this great piece of work and give the Sets in Motion facebook page a like!
Sandra Lahnsteiner, a professional freeskier from Austria, has already successfully released 2 female freeski movies, AS WE ARE in 2010 an SHUKRAN MOROCCO in 2012. this winter, we can expect another banger produced and directed by her, called SHADES OF WINTER.
this freeski movie features the following riders:
Rachael BURKS (USA) – Lorraine HUBER (AUT) – Janina KUZMA (NZL) – Sandra LAHNSTEINER (AUT) – Matilda RAPAPORT (SWE) – Caja SCHOEPF (GER) – Pia WIDMESSER (GER)
an edit from the NINE QUEENS contest 2013 is included as well, with these riders:
Dania ASSALY – Philo BAIR – Coline BALLET-BAZ – Silvia BERTAGNA – Anais CARADEUX – Grete ELIASSEN – Keri HERMAN – Virginie FAIVRE – Jamie Crane MAUZY – Eva PATSCHEIDER – Maude RAYMOND – Katie SUMMERHAYES – Lisa ZIMMERMANN
the movie will premiere at the IFS 2013 Montreal, on the 15th of september 2013.
there are only a few women who do stunts with motorcycles, Sarah Lezito is one of them. here’s a video of her skills!
Kathrin Gappmayr from Austria won first place at the Surf & Style EM 2013, which took place last weekend at the munich airport.
here is her first heat:
Vera Janssen is back with another episode of her shredventures series, this time she rips the mountains in alaska.
recently, the Rocky Mountain Rampage 2013 took place, featuring lots of contests in different skate disciplines.
fortunately, a pretty big number of female contestants was involved.
here are the results:
pro ladies bowl
1 – Julz Lynn
2 – Lizzie Armanto
3 – Allysha Bergado
4 – Amelia Brodka
5 – Nicole Hause
6 – Sarah Thompson
7 – Abby Zsarnay
8 – Amee Jay Papelera
9 – Bia Sondre
10 – Gaby Ponce
15 and over ladies bowl
1 – Nicole Noller
2 – Mary D’antoni
3 – Alishia Stevens
4 – Franziska Stolz
5 – Shannon Davis
6 – Cansas Burns
14 and under ladies bowl
1 – Poppy Olsen
2 – Spencer Breaux
3 – Jordyn Barratt
4 – Bryce Ava Wettstein
5 – Mikayla Sheppard
6 – Halle Gonzalez
besides placing 4th in the over 15 bowl category, Franziska Stolz from Switzerland won a very special prize aswell, “Best and Fairest”, which is the prize for the person who makes the event brighter and happier for everyone!
pictures taken from the Sk8-Strong facebook page. pay them a visit!