The 18th Annual SLUG Games: Brighton Banks

The 18th Annual SLUG Games: Brighton Banks
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Booking ourselves for SLUG Games: Brighton Banks, our yearly amateur ski and snowboard contest, was a surefire way to get the perfect storm, followed by the best bluebird day of the season. … read more

Night Riding 2016 @ Brighton 12.15

Night Riding 2016 @ Brighton 12.15
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The snowflakes came down lightly as skiers and snowboarders arrived to Brighton Resort late Thursday afternoon, Dec. 15, when Brighton opened night riding for the season throughout its 200 acres, three lifts and main-mountain terrain park. … read more

SLUG Games: Fury Road Presented By Monster Energy

SLUG Games: Fury Road Presented By Monster Energy
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SLUG Games: Fury Road Presented By Monster Energy has ended, and another happy crowd was served with a great day of shredding, sliding and hucking at Brighton. It all went

ThirtyTwo Day @ Brighton Resort, UT 03.02

ThirtyTwo Day @ Brighton Resort, UT 03.02
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ThirtyTwo, a snowboard boot company, was back at Brighton Resort for their annual 32 Day. On March 2nd, 2015 competitors raced a banked slalom followed by a rail jam and a jump. … read more

SLUG Games: Slash Bash Presented By Ken Garff Fiat

SLUG Games: Slash Bash Presented By Ken Garff Fiat
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This past Saturday Feb. 28 marked the second contest of the 15th annual SLUG Games: Slash Bash Presented By Ken Garff Fiat. Housed at the base of Millicent at Brighton Resort, over 100 competitors turned up for their chance at local fame. … 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

Eighty Seven

Eighty Seven
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Dennis Nazari and his crew at Salty Peaks have played a pivotal role in the progression and growth of the snowboard industry in Utah. After nearly twenty-five years of slinging boards out of the small space on 3300 South, Salty Peaks is releasing their first full-length snowboard film entitled Eighty Seven. The title refers to the year Salty Peaks was founded, and in addition to paying homage to the shop’s history, it also showcases the shop’s current talent. … read more

The Riders Project: A New Way to Give

The Riders Project: A New Way to Give
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Philanthropy is a word that seldom enters the vocabulary of younger generations. It’s not that we don’t care, but between rising gas, tuition and beer prices, there is not much left over after the bills are paid. Enter TheRidersProject.org, a small organization with large aspirations to get young people, especially those active in the outdoors, to donate to worthy causes around the globe. … read more

Leaving Las Vegas

Leaving Las Vegas
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I’ve heard it said that in times of recession, two industries thrive: alcohol and prostitution. Las Vegas is undoubtedly familiar with both these industries, but something else is thriving out there in the desert wasteland: skateboarding.  The city is teeming with empty foreclosed pools and new, never-occupied construction left over from the boom that led up to the current economic state. … read more