NEWS

A love letter to winter

The first Mountain Commandment: Thou shalt not squander a powder day. If you ski or snowboard patience is not a virtue you learn, it is something that Mother Nature rubs your nose in for three seasons of every year…

ROAD TO CRANKWORX INNSBRUCK

Dropppping! ROAD TO CRANKWORX follows our Mons athlete’s on their journey to Crankworx Innsbruck, Austria, for the second stop of Crankworx World tour 2018. This four-part series sees Conor Macfarlane, Peter Kaiser and their crew travel from New Zealand through Europe before hitting the Dual Speed & Style at Crankworx Innsbruck.

Pre Season In The Hills

It’s late autumn and the weather fronts are starting to stack up in the Southern Ocean under New Zealand’s South Island. Quietly and almost imperceptibly the first skiers and snowboarders trickle down from the Northern hemisphere to make seasonal homes in Queenstown and Wanaka…

Getting strong for winter

Winter is well and truly on her way, and we all know what that means. We can almost taste those first turns.
Long overdue, anticipation builds on that first chairlift before adrenalin takes over, invigorated by the sharp cold air as we rush downhill for the first time…

FWT: AN ATHLETE’S GUIDE TO VERBIER

The ratio of fur coats to faded Gore-tex in Verbier, Switzerland leans fiercely towards the former. This exclusive resort can be prohibitively expensive, but the big mountains that host the Freeride World Tour final have also sheltered impoverished ski-bums chasing their dreams for decades…

Crankworx Rotorua Wrap Up

High energy and high vibes accompanied the 4th edition of the Mons Royale Dual Speed & Style over at Crankworx Rotorua this past week! As always, Crankworx delivered an amazing show with riders, exhibitors and spectators alike enjoying the event through rain and shine! Check out our wrap up of the action…

FWT: AN ATHLETE’S GUIDE TO FIEBERBRUNN

Shreds, saunas and schnitzel. Is there anything better? The Freeride World Tour is in Austria for the Fieberbrunn stop and we’ve got the inside scoop on where to stay, ski and dance in lederhosen from Mons Royale’s friends Arianna Tricomi and Sven Rauber…

ROAD TO CRANKWORX with Conor Macfarlane

Dropppping! ROAD TO CRANKWORX with Conor Macfarlane follows Conor on his journey to Crankworx Rotorua, New Zealand, for the first stop of Crankworx World tour 2018. This four-part series sees Conor and his crew travel through Wanaka, Queenstown, Nelson and finally onto Rotorua for the Dual Speed & Style…

FWT: AN ATHLETE’S GUIDE TO VALLNORD-ARCALIS

ANDORRA: a cake-eaters dream. Make your Andorran experience a well-rounded affair filled with Big Mountain lines, fine local wines and good vibes with the locals. NB. Leave room for dessert…

BLACK SNOW

The Winter Games New Zealand saw Kiwis take 2 World Cup podiums in Snowboard Slopestyle, 7 out of 12 podiums in the Freeride World Qualifier 4 star event and strong performances from Kiwis in all disciplines. But we want to see more success. In more World Cups, the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang and on the Freeride World Tour. That’s why … Continued

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ASIA PACIFIC

  • Australia

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EUROPE

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  • Rest of Europe

NORTH AMERICA

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    United States