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Jamie Lynn Autographed 20th Anniversary Snowboard — Giveaway

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Official Rules: Description of the Jamie Lynn Giveaway:   This is an Off-the-Wall giveaway. Purchase any VANS MTE (Mountain Edition) Hybrid Apparel between Nov. 28th, 2014 – Jan. 5th, 2015 and be automatically entered to win a 154cm Lib Tech Jamie Lynn autographed 20th Anniversary snowboard with custom artwork. Prize: Grand Prize – 20th Anniversary…

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The Benefits of an Inflatable Stand-Up Paddleboard

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Have you been stuck in the stressful physical world far too long? It’s time you step into the world of stand-up paddle boarding (SUPing) where liquid tranquility and spiritual transcendence unite at 15 Psi. By now you’ve heard about how rewarding and liberating SUPing can be but are unsure what board is right for you….

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Top 5 Things to Do With a Fat Bike

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If adventure is your name, you ride a fat bike.  No matter what mother nature serves up, a fat bike can more than likely ride it, taking you deeper, farther, and more extreme. Fat tires are becoming more and more popular on mountain bike trails, cross country ski trails, snowmobile trails, sandy dunes, beaches and even…

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How to Become a Snowboard Photographer

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Do you love snowboarding? Do you get warm fuzzies when looking at epic snowboarding pictures? If you want to unite your love of both, try your finger at snowboard photography. It’s truly one of only a few professions that embodies the true essence of creative expression and personal style. You’re probably thinking “Hurry up and…

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The House Announces Official Retail Partnership with USASA

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The House Boardshop and USASA Provide Golden Opportunities to Thousands of Snowboarders and Freeskiers St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) Oct. 15, 2014 — Opportunities are born from commitment. The House Boardshop today announced its partnership with the United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association (USASA)  to become the official retail sponsor of all local and…

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The GRE BC Giveaway – Win $5000 In Gear – Ended

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The House has partnered with Team Rider Garrett Russell, SASS Global Travel, GearJunkie.com, Under Armour, Teton Gravity Research, Marker, and LINE Skis to film an epic 4-part ski web-series beginning August 23 in Bariloche, Argentina entitled: The Garrett Russell Experience: Another Time,  Another Place. Check out @thehouseboardshop on instagram to follow all the action! Congrats to Sean O’Malley…

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2015 Burton Snowboards – Squeezebox Technology

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Burton Snowboards give back more than they’ve taken out.  Since day one they’ve paved the way for constant progression, innovation, and understanding.  The time to showcase the evolution of technology is now, and there is no better company than Burton to do it with. The ever expanding boandaries of Burton Snowboards lead to some of…

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How To Stay In Shape For Winter Sports

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Hopefully that light bulb in your head has gone off like the time you awakened in a cold sweat remembering that school project you had 6 months to complete is due tomorrow. Now that you’ve spent most of your summer lying on the beach, drinking malt beverages and munching on foods that are not part…

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Alex Taran’s South American Beacon Project

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Disproving Avalanche Myths and The South American Beacon Project: House Rider Alex Taran Sets Out to Make a Difference Avalanches do not affect people in Chile*. “Gringa no tenemos avalanchas en Chile…” a group of my friends told me before they dropped into a path without avalanche gear, but with 50cms of fresh snow. (*Later…

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Diary of a Pro Skier: Alex Taran — #2

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Seeking To Wander “I prefer the saddle to the streetcar and star-sprinkled sky to a roof, the obscure and difficult trail, leading into the unknown, to any paved highway, and the deep peace of the wild to the discontent bread by cities. . . it is enough that i am surrounded by beauty.” — Everett…

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