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A few days ago snowboarder Kevin Pearce, one of our Adventurers of the Year honorees, arrived in Russia to help carry the torch to the Sochi Olympics. This is his first Winter Games. Kevin was destined for Olympic podium glory until a crash on the half pipe left him with a traumatic brain injury—just before…

If you’ve ever volunteered, you know how good it feels to help an organization in need while making a visible impact on a local community. Now imagine if you had several hundred people working together on the same day. Picture how much you could accomplish. That’s what you get when you bring together the outdoor…

See JP Auclair in the “street skiing” scene from All.I.Can, one of our favorite skiing video segments of all time. We are innately drawn to the mountains as skiers and riders. When the autumn aspen leaves curl and begin to fall, we catch our first wave of ski stoke. Memories of last year’s epic pow…

Editor's Note: Today all eyes are on Washington, D.C., as Barack Obama takes office. But yesterday, our soon-to-be 44th president asked us to look to beyond ourselves to help others, encouraging Americans to use Martin Luther King Jr. Day to do acts of community service. Obama visited kids at the Sasha Bruce House, a shelter for homeless teenagers (he even…