Corona Off Trail

 

CORONA X MANUAL OFF TRAIL 2013

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Dave Read from Manual magazine had an idea of filming some Skateboarding on the mountain. Corona jumped onboard and the project was born.

We started by making the run-in’s and landings. We painted ply wood with white grip paint and made a 6 piece foldout run-in. We were hoping that at the least you wouldn’t see the ply.

 

 

 

 

 

Pro Skater, Chris Wood came down with Dave and we set out to film a days skating in the mountains.

Skateboarding on snow doesn’t sound easy, even with our run-in and landing’s it proved to be difficult. Chris was having to melt ice build up off his grip tape with a blow torch and his shoes were constantly clogging with snow, making smaller flip tricks much harder than normal.  He kept at it though and got a good set of tricks and managed to hit some features that even snowboarders are weary of. To top it all off we had perfect weather in a winter that was constantly plagued by cloud.

 

Some times luck smiles on you and this was one of those projects.

 

 

 

 

Thanks to Chris Wood, David Read, Manual Magazine and Corona