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Nate Deschenes

Lacking in both technical proficiency as well as factual accuracy, Nate's writing is about as reputable as his snowboarding—unstable at best.

May 20, 2016

FEAR: Are we addicted to its power?

Illustrations by Mark Kowalchuk Make no mistake, snowboarding is a risky activity, especially if you thrive on the excitement...
March 29, 2016

Power of fear: A Bode Merrill interview

He’s risen to the top of pro snowboarding and in the process invented a multitude of new tricks —...
February 9, 2016

Called Out: The Mystery is Gone, consequences of a digital culture

Called Out is a column by Nate Deschenes where he addresses some of the various trends that he sees...
December 31, 2015

The moment that changed it all: A true life story from Lucas Debari on Temple Cummins

A true life story from Lucas Debari, as told to Nate Deschenes When I was about 12 or 13...
June 3, 2015

Power of Intent: The Jake Blauvelt Interview

In snowboarding, as in life, there are many ways to get after it. Whether one’s technique is based on...
May 23, 2015

Called Out: A discussion about over-style

Called Out is a column by Nate Deschenes where he addresses some of the various trends that he sees...
May 21, 2015

Soundboard: Allah-Las’ perfect mixture of California sounds

Allah-Las are from LA and they are extremely good despite the fact they don’t have a fiddle player or...
May 18, 2015

Gratitude: A Bryan Iguchi interview

Bryan Iguchi’s blueprint for snowboarding is about as elementary as it gets—set yourself up in a mountain town, make...
May 13, 2015

Nitro Circus Live announces new tour dates and shows on sale for this fall

Hot on the heels of Josh Sheehan’s groundbreaking world first triple backflip on a motorbike, Nitro Circus has announced details...
May 11, 2015

All In: The Jeremy Jones Interview

To achieve the level of snowboarding Jeremy Jones has crafted, one needs an unusual amount of dedication. And we’re...
May 1, 2015

Called Out: Fashion is my passion

Originally featured in Snowboard Magazine 11.4: The Timeless Issue I like to think that Kurt Vonnegut was spot on...
April 30, 2015

Reborn through creativity: An Alex Yoder interview

With his powder-filled part in the Pathology Project, Alex Yoder shows the merit of a great snowboarder is marked...
April 3, 2015

Called Out: Climate change is my fault

It’s been a pretty testy winter to say the least. After four years of tragic snowfall amounts in the...
March 26, 2015

JLA is Snowboarding: A tribute to the legacy of Jeff Anderson

This weekend at Mammoth Mountain, we will celebrate the life of Jeff Anderson. In its third year, the JLA...