Interviews/Profiles

Tatum Monod Talks Details her 2 Year Project, PASSAGE

by LowPressureSki
Jan 17th 2022 - 0 comments

Tatum is here to talk about her award winning film, "Passage" , which tells the story of her family's skiing roots in the Rockies. She tells us about coping with a severe concussion received while filming and the alternative medicine techniques that lead her recovery. Outside of skiing, one of Tatum's passions is fishing. She regales us with a couple fish stories from a trip to Mexico, casting for Marlin in deep water and her dream come true, reeling in a Rooster Fish at the edge of the water.

The Olympic Interviews: A Nico Porteous shoey in Beijing?

by MattMasson
Jan 13th 2022 - 3 comments

With freeskiing about to make its 3rd Olympic appearance next month, NS catches up with a few of the skiers heading to Beijing.
After first-placed finishes at X Games and the World Championships last winter, and World Cup victory this one, Nico Porteous tells us what clicked for him and how his whole way of thinking has made him a happier and better skier.

LJ Strenio Retires From Pro Skiing

by Sklar
Jan 5th 2022 - 44 comments

LJ Strenio, pro skier. Nix that, LJ Strenio, data scientist. One of Newschoolers’ own, and one of Newschoolers’ favorites is moving on from urban rails and trips in the TC van to crunching code and teaching machines to take over the world.

Rian Zetzer is the New Backcountry Backflip Queen

by LowPressureSki
Jan 2nd 2022 - 0 comments

Rian Zetzer is making a name for herself one huge backflip at a time. We talk about her history in moguls, having a horse falling on her, her biggest influences and her new life becoming a full-time pro skier and her plans for a skijoring video because she still loves those horses.