Throwing down methods and Rainier with the board bums drawn to Mount Hood’s endless winter.
It’s winter in Australia, but Rupert Michell has no
interest in the puny ski hills of his native land. Instead, Michell took
a 20-hour flight, then drove 1,000 miles to ski in Oregon—in June
Image: Ronaldo Gomes practices on vert ramp during Dew Tour's Wendy's Invitational in Portland, Oregon on Thursday, Aug. 12. Photo by Riley Hooper. After a short hiatus from several city stops on the Dew Tour's Wendy's Invitational due to an ankle injury in June, skate/snowboard god Shaun White is back and ready to compete in Portland. Between his recent focus on Olympic snowboarding (which ...