TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013
Danny Davis and Zak Hale Win At Grenade GamesRead more...
Danny Davis still knows how to handle in the pipe despite a few months on the injured list.Grenade Games has long been the place for on-hill debauchery and free flowing good times, and Grenade Games 9 at Mammoth was no exception. The Dragon boys got loose and let their hair down, especially Danny Davis who took home first place in Pipe during his debut contest of the season, and Zak Hale who dominated in dual slalom.Check the full recap and more photos on Snowboarder Mag [ more ]
MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
Holy Bowly Revival Goes Off in JapanRead more...
Traveling all the way to the Land of the Rising Sun to take place in the "Holy Bowly," Jamie Lynn, Forest Baily, Blake Paul and Zak Hale slashed and planted through the most original snow course on the planet. Check visual proof in the video below, courtesy of Snowboarder Magazine. The 2013 Lib Tech Holy Bowly from Snowboarder Magazine on Vimeo. [ more ]
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2013
Dragon AMs Handled Business at Snowboarder Magazine's The LaunchRead more...
This past week the Dragon young guns came out in force and put a hurting on Bear Mountain's specially crafted park. Snowboarder Magazine's The Launch once again went down in the books as an insane display of talent from the industry's most promising up and comers.Riders: Zak Hale, Griffin Siebert, Max Warbington, Gus Warbington, Blake Paul, Brock Crouch. [ more ]
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 03, 2013
Frame of Mind With Chris Benchetler Read more...
Our newest episode of Frame of Mind has just arrived for your viewing pleasure, this time with part of the Dragon ski family, Chris Benchetler. Check out a behind the scenes peak at what makes Chris tick, from riding backcountry lines to climbing huge rock faces in the Sierras. CHRIS BENCHETLER I FRAME OF MIND I ATTENTION DEFICIT from DRAGON ALLIANCE on Vimeo. [ more ]
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2013
Luke Mitrani Sending itRead more...
Now this is some good stuff right here... 2014 Sochi... Here Luke comes. [ more ]
Stance (if applicable): 13.5, -10 and 22.25"
Sponsors: Burton, Analog, Mtn Dew, Frends, Nixon, Dragon
Training Ground: The mountains
Favorite Wave (or Mountain, track, whatever): The mountains in Haines, AK
Favorite trick: handplants are bitchin
Inspirations: Kevin Pearce, Gigi Ruff, Lane Knaack, Neil Young, Kazuhiro Kokubo, and the Mitrani brothers
Danny over the last couple years has been at the top of the podium in many events from everything from Winter Dew Tour’s to Grand Prix events. Russia here we come!!!
Born: Highland, MI
Resides: Truckee, CA
Hobbies: camping, skateboarding, playing music, surfing, fishing, and livin
Favorite Quote: "I have this one little saying, when things get too heavy call me helium, the lightest known gas to man"-jimi hendrix
If there was one word to describe Danny it would have to be style. Danny oozes with it. Whether he is in the pipe laying down a run to beat the frying ginger or in chest deep snow in AK, style is what comes first with Dan.
FRENDS is a crew that started as a group of buddies that all had the same agenda, to have fun. From this has spawned a full on brand that will be hitting retail this fall. Stay on the look out for Danny and his FRENDS.