20 Feb 2014

Above:  The Hotbox that completes the final step in constructing a custom pair of Bigbend Skis Photos and article: Tennille Barber Handcrafted.  This word describes everything Daryl does or has constructed in the shop.  The machines used in the process of ski construction are completely from scratch, so much that I had to ask what […]

05 Jan 2014

Photos and article: Tennille Barber The art picked for the stock topsheets on Bigbend skis employs the talents of a local artist that many may not have heard of but that has secretly been beautifying ads or banners in Revelstoke for a couple years now.  Isaac Becker’s style is inspired by Revelstoke and the outdoors […]

04 Jan 2014

 Article and photos by Tennille Barber Every time I see anyone challenging themselves when they’re disabled I am amazed.  Riding the chair at RMR you’ll usually see someone who just won’t let the fact that they are missing a limb or coping with a spine injury keep them from enjoying what everyone else usually takes […]

02 Jan 2014

Press Release Big News! The volunteer group behind the much anticipated Revelstoke Adaptive Sports Program is proud to announce that, as of this Saturday, we are officially open for business. Our aim is to make the adventure sports that make Revelstoke special accessible to individuals who experience limitations from physical and cognitive learning disabilities. To […]

07 Dec 2013

Pictures and article by Tennille Barber Stoke FM‘s 20 Days of Stoke continues even in the face of the chilly weather!  The contestants braved -22 ° C and headed to the top of the Revelation Gondola at Revelstoke Mountain Resort where Revelstoke Snowshoe Company‘s Pete Dixon had the gear waiting for them, and Stoke FM had set […]

04 Dec 2013

FIRST STOP OF SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® RESCHEDULED TO MARCH 10, 2014   SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (December 4, 2013)-Organizers of the SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT) have announced the decision to reschedule the first stop of the 2014 competition calendar in Revelstoke, CAN. The Revelstoke stop, which was […]