SLUG Games: Battle at Basin Presented By Ken Garff Fiat

SLUG Games: Battle at Basin Presented By Ken Garff Fiat
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The riders were showing off such skills that the judges started to have some fun by offering their personal cash on top of that offered by Ken Garff Fiat for those who could throw down whatever trick was called out by the MC. … read more

SLUG Games: Battle at Basin Presented By Ken Garff Fiat

SLUG Games: Battle at Basin Presented By Ken Garff Fiat
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The crowd huddled together this past Saturday, Jan. 10, as they watched the winners of SLUG Games: Battle at Basin Presented By Ken Garff Fiat—SLUG’s 15th Annual Snowboard and Ski competition at Snowbasin Resort, get crowned and receiv … read more

SLUG Snow Photo Feature: Mikey LeBlanc

SLUG Snow Photo Feature: Mikey LeBlanc
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In this day and age of stunt snowboarding, nothing is more refreshing than a day at the Rail Gardens with Mikey LeBlanc. … read more

Headwear To Shredwear: Discrete Clothing Wants Your Body

Headwear To Shredwear: Discrete Clothing Wants Your Body
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Carr’s beanie-covered head, and the mind inside it, are responsible for Discrete Clothing—formerly Discrete Headwear. SLUG had the chance to meet with him in his headquarters looking over Exchange Place in Salt Lake City to get the lowdown on the new stuff. … read more

30 Years Of Ripping: An Interview With Benjamin Pellegrino

30 Years Of Ripping: An Interview With Benjamin Pellegrino
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There is something sacred that lies within a local skate and snowboard shop. Benjamin Pellegrino is the co-owner of Milosport, one of the best and longest-standing shops in Utah. Started by Dimitrije Milovich (founder of Winterstick and namesake of Milo) and Duane Bush in 1984, Milosport has been serving the local skate and snowboard community along the Wasatch Front for 30 years. … read more

Almost Ablaze: Teton Gravity Research Film Screening

Almost Ablaze: Teton Gravity Research Film Screening
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Opening up the film is lead female skier Angel Collinson. Perched atop a pristine Alaskan peak, she secures her pack and drops into thin air. The next 3,000 vertical are a high-speed smoke show as she rips the icy face to pieces. … read more

Natturday Neff Beach Bash @ Brighton Resort 04.19

Natturday Neff Beach Bash @ Brighton Resort 04.19
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As the snow starts to melt and the season winds down, Brighton Resort always ends up getting extra wild for its closing weekend. DJ Velvet was on the ones and twos, spinning a mix of todays hits along with a sick collection of ‘80s classics. The weather, despite ominous speculation by weathermen, ended up being perfect, with temperatures in the mid fifties and low sixties, and the snow stayed consistently slushy with maximum spray-ability. … read more

SLUG Games Goes Postal: Presented by Scion

SLUG Games Goes Postal: Presented by Scion
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On Saturday, Feb. 15, folks flocked by the dozens to the wintry slopes of Brighton Resort for the 2014 SLUG Games Goes Postal Presented by Scion. Held at the base of the Milly lift, colorful sponsor tents flapped in the morning breeze as SLUG staffers and the Brighton Park Crew put the finishing touches on the course. Designed as an open jam session, contestants had the choice of hitting a massive tube, down box, donkey dick, close-out mailboxes to a dumpster, wall ride and a quarter-pipe with a mailbox. … read more

Snow Photo Feature: Harrison Gordon

Snow Photo Feature: Harrison Gordon
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The red, fiery flame of the ginger torch burns bright, and it is my not-so-humble opinion that we should place it in the hands of one Harrison James Gordon. Mark my words, and sleep well knowing a new king will soon be crowned. … read more