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 Post subject: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 1:23 am 
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Here's a dude noboard shredding on a Winerstick swallowtail in 1977. I love the jeans and the gaiters with the matching rucksack (and the Richard Simmons hair!).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UR03980Xesk


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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
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Sweet vid, thanks for posting!

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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:25 pm 
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I remember being about eight years old (1980) and getting to the top of a lift in either mammoth or June and saw a snowboarder strapping into a board to drop in just out of bounds. Asking my dad, "what is THAT?" Years later, saw a picture of Tom Sims and thought, that guy looks familiar…

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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
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Thx for that!

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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
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That's solid gold right there :disco:

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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
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So good, I just watched it again.
Where can I get me some yellow gaiters?
Thanks for sharing.


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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
PostPosted: Sun Feb 16, 2014 5:58 pm 
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Classic sticking :headbang:

More backcountry jeans and gaiter stoke for ya :doobie:
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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
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Cool. Let's hear some history? I've been around forever but don't know who or where this is from. Looks fun

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 Post subject: Re: BC snowboarding footage from 1977
PostPosted: Sun Feb 16, 2014 8:01 pm 
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Travis Young wrote:
Cool. Let's hear some history? I've been around forever but don't know who or where this is from. Looks fun
I believe its winterstick founder Dimitrije Milovich at Snowbird.
Here is a good resource for geeking out on early stoke
http://www.winterstick.net/

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