This band of seekers have found a treasure, a mother lode if you will… it’s time to stake their claim and strike it rich! This treasure…. it’s not the conventional kind … gold, diamonds or other such things … this treasure is much more rare. Found only in the alpine, an land of unrelenting rock
This is the mountain village of Whistler, 675m above sea level. Forested with old growth fir and cedar. An important black bear habitat. Criss-crossed by deep valleys making way to endless glaciers. There are few paved roads but instead many miles of intersecting logging roads and dirt trails. It is an El Nino year. We
Braden Dean and Suz Graham are both winter-sport athletes that met through a love of flying and outdoor adventures. Join them as they pack up the truck and drive down the coast from Whistler, BC to Lodi, California to break in their new wingsuits and prepare themselves for the summer BASE jumping season.
After piling in a station wagon with their friends from heliboogie, Suz and Braden drive to Italy where they enjoy the sunny weather, famous Italian food and a side of wingsuit BASE jumping. As the weather improves elsewhere in Europe, the crew heads to Switzerland to attempt to get on top of the Eiger Mushroom,
Suz has a hard landing which leaves her with a bittersweet ending to her trip. Braden conquers a high-alpine wingsuit flight and showcases the challenges and rewards that accompany flying wingsuits in hard to access locations. The pair reflects on their journey, their perspectives on risk and what lies ahead.
The excitement is high for Braden, Suz and the rest of the jumpers as the weather clears just in time for Heliboogie (an annual BASE jumping event in Kjerag, Norway). Braden continues to dial in his wingsuit on a variety of jumps in the area, and Suz talks about how it feels to jump a
Braden and Suz pack their bags and travel to Norway to prepare for the Kjerag HeliBoogie, an annual BASE jumping event that attracts jumpers from all over the world. In this episode the pair warms up to the area with a few tracking jumps before Braden puts on his new wingsuit and flies it from
Jeff McElroy's surf-noir short story collection, Californios, won the Gold Medal in the 2014 Independent Publisher Awards (IPPYs) for "Best West Coast Fiction." He adapted his short story from this collection, "Goofyfoot," for the screen.
Originally I'm from Kiev, Ukraine. Lived there till the age of 21. Finished Kiev Polytechnic University. Than I moved to Spain and stayed in Barcelona for 2 years. After all I came to California, where after few days in San Diego left to Los Angeles, where I leave right now. ( Buy the way being
British surfer with an infectious zest for life and love of the sea.
I do a lot of different things; circus arts, yoga, parkour, ninja warrior, contact improv, acrobatics, rock climbing, slackening, and more. I am a circus performer. Circus Arts allows me to combine everything I love and lets me be both athletic and creative. There are circus centers all over the nation where anyone can go
Kayaker extraordinaire who loves buriitos from the Pacific Northwest
I have a couple of really quality mentors and most all of them can be found within my company. In particular our Executive Director I find is a very positive role model for finding balance in life. As a father himself he portrays to me the importance of making time for priorities and work is
I'm tiny but strong, some people say I'm cute, others think I'm crazy.
After 10 years as a journalist in the surf and travel industry I founded Switchboard Media Group with Dustin Hollick a couple years ago, and wrote, directed and produced our first doco Double Barrel currently touring the world. I work with an incredible production team who help bring our concepts at Switchboard Media to life.
We are a real couple that love to fly and make friends around the world.
Passionate and crazy, yet focused and fierce.
I'm always searching to experience this amazing world in unique ways and leave a footprint of inspiration for others to dream big. Skiing, BASE jumping, skydiving, speedflying, climbing, and biking are my mediums to explore. As long as adventure is on the menu, I'm game!
As a viewer of a network I ‘m look to get easy access to quality and unique content that suits my interests. As an athlete working with a network I want have the freedom to follow my passion and know I have their support to make my dreams a reality.
In the past when I was at the top of the wake park tour I really looked up to the way Daniel Grant has rode then and even now. He is still the best Wakeboarder I have rode with and have seen to date. The person that inspires me to be the best and to
Retired electrician, full time land lover. A person who loves to mingle with like-minded people. Student of nature, always looking to benefit from her gifts.
Skiing and drift car driving are my edge sports. They are a little off of the beaten path, which is where I like to stay because it's where all the passionate people are.
Model currently traveling the world and connecting with nature
Car enthusiast capturing epic auto photos on her smartphone
Friendly, down to earth, Bubbly and hard working in what I do. I try to strive to reach my goals that I set in life. I don't change my personality because others want to change me. I keep true to myself and ensure i set forth a positive attitude and always try to find a
May 23, 2017
Feature image by Klaus Schlickmann If highlining – the type of slacklining that involves walking along a suspended length of flat webbing that’s elevated and tensioned between two anchors on either side of a canyon or mountain range — is your idea of a good time, you’ve probably heard of Rafael Bridi. And if
December 8, 2016
Do you wish you were James Bond? Me, too! Whenever someone pulls out a pen, do you secretly assume it shoots poison darts? Me, too! Unfortunately for us, a pen is usually a pen and a watch is usually a watch…until now.
July 7, 2016
By going barefoot, you reawaken nerves and muscles that have atrophied from years of your shoes doing all the work. Think of barefoot walking/hiking as free reflexology; the pebbles and cracks in the ground stimulate nerves that help lower inflammation and blood pressure.
August 1, 2016
We are living in a great time for beer. In fact, there may never have been a better time for beer. Next time you have an argument with your dad, take a moment to realize the poor guy didn’t have the same opportunities as you. He had, like, four beers to choose from. Beer drinking
November 26, 2016
Cole Sorensen is 14 and loves Mexican food. His sister, Ella, is 12 and fancies herself “a pizza gal.” Cole used to get fajitas with his mom after snowboard competitions. Then Ella started competing. Now they have to argue about post-shred grubs. Sounds like typical sibling stuff, except these siblings both happen to be World
June 5, 2017
Feature image: Bob Umbel by Doug Pensinger
July 20, 2016
Moss thrives on the north faces of mountains. So does Moss Halladay, a Truckee, CA-based professional snowboarder and photographer. His visuals speak of his experience both in front of and behind the lens. He’s been out there on some of Alaska’s finest lines, and so he knows the spirit of the mountains, knows what to
December 23, 2016
EDGEtv influencer and snowboarder/photographer extraordinaire, Moss Halladay, put the Ignite 4K to the test in his local Tahoe backcountry during a bomber season opener. “It’s really easy to use,” he said. “If you know how to use a GoPro, then you can use this for sure.” He also said that the Dual Front OLED +
November 4, 2016
Did you know that airline baggage handlers are all jealous surfers trying to sabotage your surf trip by dinging and smashing your boards? At least it seems this way for many a globe-trotting surfer.
July 19, 2016
When Gabriel Aglio decided he really wanted to focus on slacklining, he was already a slackliner. “I was at Moab, surrounded by amazing people in a tree net. I fell asleep and woke up feeling different. It made me realize that travel and meeting more amazing people is what I wanted to do in my