They shoved grown men into the back of a U-Haul cargo van with sparse heat and no seat belts. They slept six to a room at the Minneapolis Airport La Quinta Inn. They weren’t comfortable, but there’s something about a lack of personal space mixed with a casual disregard for safety that really brings out
Put on your dancin’ boots because it’s a Ta-Hoedown with the Arbor team at the prodigiously stupendous mountains of Boreal and Northstar. Featuring Ian Sams, Scotty Vine, Alex Hereford, Sean Black, Yuma Abe, Erik Leon, and Blake Axelson.
The Arbor team heads to the land of 10,000 rope tows for some good old-fashioned high speed fun. Featuring Brandon Hammid, Scotty Vine, Sammy Spiteri, Sean Black, Austin Young, Mike Liddle, Tony Wagner, and Kayli Hendricks.
Check out the newest Dispatches article highlighting Arbor’s trip to Minnesota while filming for the Postcard Series V2 featured on SnowboarderMag.com. View the Full Article Here
After purchasing a parking spot to parallel park their pickup in the Park City parking lot, the Arbor team paraded the passage up to Park City’s perfectly prepped park…
Brighton Resort is covered in trees. It’s also covered in snowboarders. Coincidentally, last week it was also covered in snowboarders on snowboards made of trees. This video is a compilation of those tree board ripping riders having a good old time up at one of Utah’s most friendly resorts during the month of January.
Sitting parallel to the Venice Beach shoreline and the Arbor Snowboards headquarters is the San Bernardino Mountains, home of Bear Mountain.
Arbor Snowboards is proud to announce that they have hired from within bringing team rider, Sean Black up through the ranks to the position of Marketing Coordinator for the brand.
When the Arbor Snowboards crew made their Snowboarder Magazine Superpark 17 video, there ended up being a ton of great footage that just didn’t make the cut. After our win in the Battle of the Brands it only made sense to make a “Cutting Room Floor” edit and give our team one last victory lap. Check out all of the clips that got clipped and may have been lost forever if not for the contest outcome with fresh shots
Arbor Snowboards’ Winning Video in Snowboarder Magazine’s “Superpark 17 – Battle of the Brands”. Battle Of The Brands 2013: Arbor from Snowboarder Magazine on Vimeo.
Arbor Snowboards is proud to announce the return of the FACE/OFF amateur and open rail competition at Seven Springs Resort in Pennsylvania on Saturday, February 16, 2013.
The new Arbor Snowboards movie…I mean Think Thank movie features, count them, four Arbor riders including Nick Visconti, Curtis Woodman, Sean Black and Brandon Hammid.
It’s in Utah and it’s known only as the Bonezone and this is the second movie based on this backwoods jib park and it’s simply called Bonezone 2012 and it features Arbor Snowboards riders, Sean Black and Brandon Hammid and all of their friends from Salt Lake City.
The Face and Buffmoose and all of their Utah local friends prepare themselves for the end…
Think Think releases Primary Parts Hammers with some definite hammers from Arbor riders, Brandon Hammid, Curtis Woodman and Sean Black.
Check out this “best of Brighton 2011/12″ video edit. Our boys, Sean Black and Brandon Hammid were apparently among the best of the best. Brighton rules.
Here’s some “B” footage Sean Black, Brandon Hammid and friends from a Quebec trip last winter while filming for Sean Black’s WeSC webisode series and the Think Thank crew. Get ready for Think Thank’s new flick, “Mind the Video Man.”
Arbor Snowboards rider, Sean Black teaming up with YoBeat and WeSC for an episode in Quebec. Don’t miss the Brandon Hammid cameo as well. These guys are so damn funny. Rolling.
On April 15th, 2012 Arbor Snowboard’s FACE/OFF event was held at Boreal Mountain Resort near Lake Tahoe. Some of the riders included the defending champ from last year’s FACE/OFF event, Erik Leon, along with Ben Ross, Kai Wiggens, Colton Morgan, Alex Hereford, Jeremy (Lemi) Landy, Jordan Welter and other standouts. The battle for first place
Arbor Snowboards is proud to announce the return of the FACE/OFF amateur and open rail competition at Boreal Mountain Resort on Saturday, April 14, 2012. Arbor team riders, Nick Visconti, Scotty Vine, Sean Black, Ian Sams, Sammy Spiteri, Brandon Hammid, Eli Weiner, Mark Reininga and more will be at the event to ride with competitors
Arbor Snowboards funny men, Brandon Hammid and Sean Black got together recently for an interview about how their seasons have been going and how the Think Thank movie project is coming along.
Arbor Snowboard riders, Brandon Hammid and Sean Black get in another Canyon’s video edit before the season ends and they are joined by a host of great riders. More park and more fun.
Transworld Snowboarding Magazine is putting several Park Sessions this season and of course Arbor Snowboards is there representing. Sean Black and Brandon Hammid made their way to the Copper Mountain edition first followed by Scotty Vine at the Aspen/Buttermilk version and Ian Sams will be attending the Bear Mountain session coming up. Check out video
In a winter of what if’s, I wish’s and all around WTF’s, sometimes you just have to roll the dice and give’er a go. Arbor rider’s Ian Sams and Scotty Vine set out on a trek from Salt Lake City to Aspen and then on to Denver just trying to get involved and make some
Sean Black likes to play with his WESC and well, he likes to snowboard. Get to know him a little better in the WESC and YoBeat series known only at Sean Blacktivist. Sean Black – WeSC 2012 Episode #1 from YoBeat on Vimeo.
While taking a mini break from filming for the new Think Thank movie, Mr. Sean Black, Brandon Hammid and a few of the their good buddies put in a day of shredding at Brighton and this is the result…it’s video time again…
Talk about a tease…the new Think Thank movie doesn’t drop until next Fall and yet they already have a teaser video out to get you pumped. The new movie is to be titled Mind The Video Man and it features three Arbor riders including Curtis Woodman, Sean Black and Brandon Hammid. This movie is going
It’s something in Utah that you just can’t explain. It’s a scene, it’s friends, it’s fun, it’s snowboarding because snowboarding is fun. It’s core and it’s Sean Black and Brandon Hammid holding it down for Arbor Snowboards. All 18 minutes of this is well worth watching probably twice. In an early season of elusive snow,
Go do it in the park first because practice makes perfect. Check out Arbor riders Nick Visconti, Brandon Hammid, Sean Black, Sammy Spiteri, Scotty Vine and Austin Young along with friends in this new Tahoe Dangerzone episode. It gets done in the park.
Think Thank’s Ransack Rebellion movie is coming! The world premier will take place up at Mt. Hood on July 19th and you know we’ll be premiering it at Arbor Venice in the Fall. This year, not only can you look forward to another insane part from Nick Visconti, but now Sean Black joins the ranks
Sean Black is back in Blacktivist for this new installment of his yobeat web series on the life of the snowboarder. This time he learns to fly a kite, rides Brighton after it’s closed and, as usual, throws hammers.
In The Canyon’s season recap video, our very own Sean Black snags the opener as he throws down some wicked tricks on a variety of park rails. Mr. Black is accompanied by a bunch of friends including Brandon Hammid. It’s a long one but every second is solid.
It’s been said that good things come to those who wait…well, we’ve been waiting a long time for this: Arbor dominated Snowboarder Magazine‘s Superpark 15. Scotty Vine, Sean Black, Cody Boan, Chelone Miller, Joe Bosler, Brandon Hammid and Mark Reininga all went up to Mt. Bachelor, Oregon and killed it! Check out the four videos
Sean Black has had a big season filming for the new Think Thank movie, Ransack Rebellion which will premier at Mt. Hood sometime in June. Here we get a glimpse into his life when he’s actually not traveling and home in Salt Lake City, Utah. Get to know everyone’s favorite black man in this the
Arbor rider, Sean Black and friends head back to The Canyons for another episode of Fundays on Transworld Snowboarding’s website. It’s snowboarding Utah style. It’s kind of a long one so if you want to skip ahead, Sean comes in at 2:42. The whole edit is fun to watch.
Attention! Lake Tahoe California is buried under 700+ inches of snow. Surrounding areas have picked up the most snow since 1939. River rafting this summer will be insane. Enjoy this latest powder video from Nick Visconti and the Tahoe Dangerzone crew.
Just when you thought there couldn’t possibly be another Arbor video from Bear Mountain comes one that just plain handles business. Ian Sams destroys and he’s got a nice supporting caste of team riders including Scott Vine, Sean Black, Brandon Hammid and Erik Leon. Could our boy Sams get any nastier? Only at the bar….enjoy.
The Arbor Snowboard’s FACE/OFF event took place at Bear Mountain and featured riders such as Scotty Vine, Nick Visconti, Ian Sams, Eli Weiner, Sean Black, Brandon Hammid, Austin Young, Sammy Spiteri, Erik Leon and more than 90 competitors. Thanks to all the sponsors: Bear Mountain, Flux Bindings, Electric, DVS, Skullcandy and Red Bull! Lodging provided
Here’s a little video from our friends at WESC featuring Arbor riders, Sean Black and Brandon Hammid at Brighton and Park City resorts in Utah plus some good insight into the urban jib mission. It’s telling…it’s exciting.
On Saturday March 5, 2011, The Arbor FACE/OFF snowboard competition will take place at Bear Mountain. Check below for all of the details on the event. Thanks to all the sponsors: Bear Mountain, Flux Bindings, Electric, DVS and Skullcandy. Lodging provided by Big Bear Vacations. Complete Details on The Arbor FACE/OFF Location: The Scene at
Test your own snowboard movie knowledge in this game of Snow Nerd with Scott Stevens and our boy Sean Black.
Think Thank is coming back with another great movie titled, Ransack Rebellion which now features two Arbor team riders including Nick Visconti and Sean Black. Arbor is also an official sponsor of this year’s effort. This is going to one of the top snowboard movies of 2011 with out a doubt. Get teased!
One of Arbor’s new snowboard team riders proving that snowboarding is still about having fun. A little game of guess who? on Yobeat. Can you…guess who it really is?
Arbor Snowboards is proud to welcome Sean Black to their national snowboard team. “We couldn’t afford the White version so we went out and got ourselves a Sean Black,” says Arbor’s team director, Brad Farmer. “Seriously though, we’re amped on this new partnership. We’ve been looking to build our team presence in the Rockies and
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HOME MOUNTAIN: Brighton, UT
Inventor of the Sock Flip and the first rider ever to land the Switch Backflip Double Selfie, Sean Black is one of the true innovators in our sport. What he’ll come up with next, no one knows. What we can expect is a good time and the absence of a dull moment.