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Say My Name: The Girl Behind the Goggles

For the past two seasons, Grete (Gret-a) Eliassen has travelled from Scandinavia to Argentina for her upcoming feature-length film. Shot fully in high-definition, the film explores what it's like to be an international ski superstar. Here are some photos from the project, and watch for the film when it drops this fall.
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Say My Name

Unhappy with the lack of female presence in ski movies, freeskier Grete Eliassen sets out to produce her own, all-girl ski movie, due out next fall, called Say My Name. We chatted with Grete while she was en route to class.

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Say My Name Trailer Released

A new teaser for the all-girl ski flick is here.

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Lange Girls: Behind the Scenes

When Bob Lange developed the first Lange Ski Boot in 1962, he revolutionized ski-boot technology. But he really won attention in 1970, when he introduced the Lange Girls. Here's the back story, plus how to get your own Lindsey Vonn Lange Girl poster. Story by Tom Winter.

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What I Did on my Summer Vacation

We checked in with pro skiers Erik Roner, Dash Longe, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, and Grete Eliassen to see what they’ve been up to since the snow has stopped falling. They told us about their BASE jumping trips, Hawaii vacations, and mountain biking excursions.

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The Transformation of TGR

Teton Gravity Research wants to become more than a yearly ski film and a gear dork’s forum. TGR co-founder Steve Jones told us how they’re trying to change without sacrificing their core.

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Eliassen and Pettit Crowned Champs at Red Bull's Cold Rush

Grete Eliassen and Sean Pettit were crowned overall champions in Silverton, CO. Here are the photos from the event.

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The Ladies of Rad Boob

Ripping chicks like Lynsey Dyer, Michelle Parker, and Holly Walker grace the pages of the 2012 Rad Boob calendar.

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A Girl From Norway (Photo Gallery)

In one season Karine Falck-Pedersen transitioned from national champion ski-racer to professional big-mountain skier. Last winter, she earned herself a 5th-place ranking overall in the Freeskiing World Tour and a segment in Warren Miller’s new film Dynasty.