Who were the 5 original athletes that made up the “AR5,” and the founding Armada team? Answer: Tanner Hall, Boyd Easley, JP Auclair, JF Cusson, Julien Regnier
Where was the first ski ever discovered and approximately how old was it? The oldest known ski, Kalvtraskidan was found in 1924 in a bog near the village of Kalvträsk, in Skelleftea, Sweden, and has been carbon dated to roughly 3200 B.C. or about 5200 years old.
The Minnesota Represent Show proudly welcomes Kory Kirby, of Stillwater Minnesota, to the cast of skiers for this year. Here’s Kory’s self season edit from last year.
Two Parts 1. Where does the word ‘Minnesota’ come from and what does it mean? 2. Who said “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots”? Answers 1. Minnesota comes from the Dakota tongue for “sky-tinted water.” (meaning is debatable but generally agreed upon throughout […]
How long does it take to ride from the very bottom to the top on the fast rope at Hyland Hills? Winner gets a poster from the Eric Iberg’s 2001 ski movie classic “Royalty.” Answer: 28 seconds to summit Hyland Hills by way of the fast rope. This week’s winner, Skier Steve, gets a fresh […]
We were talking with our insightful friend, Eric Iberg, about slopestyle and halfpipe skiing becoming an Olympic sport in 2014 Sochi, Russia. He brought up a good point that has gotten far lost in the semantics of our ever changing, yet cyclical sport. Iberg, as always in his inspiring, excited, passionate voice, spoke words to […]
One of the guys I coach on Nybora made this movie that features a bunch of the other kids I coach. Big ups to Andreas for making it happen. The MN REP Show is excited to see what he comes up with in Montana. Also on a side note, about 50:00 into the video is […]
When was the first “Minnesota Represent” labeled ski media production made and where was it featured?
Over the next few months we will be releasing a library of freestyle skiing compiled over the last 10 years and beyond. We are also in full swing preparing new Inspiredmedia.tv Minnesota Represent shows for the upcoming 2012 winter season. Part 2 of “F***ing Daffay” will be released later tonight. Enjoy the videos, THANK YOU […]