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Alaskan Northern Chugach: where the SGT guides roam

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  • July 03, 2013
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Check out this kick ass edit put together by our friends over at Teton Gravity Research featuring the heli ski scene in northern Chugach range of Alaska. SGT head guide Skylar Holgate and our very own mountain operations director Pete...

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How to get off the couch and become a backcountry skier and/or snowboarder

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  • June 28, 2013
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Talking to skiers and snowboarders, it is amazing how reticent many of our peers are about getting out the gates of the resorts and into the backcountry. It’s like standing on the top of the high dive where many...

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SGT: Reviews of our South American Ski and Snowboard Summer Camp

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  • June 18, 2013
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Testimonials! We’ve always known the first and foremost when it comes to running a backcountry ski and snowboard camp the most important part is creating the best camper experience possible. Without that we have nothing. While we have always...

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Backcountry skier’s best friend stomps Corbet’s Couloir

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  • June 03, 2013
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While you sit waiting in between now and shredding Argentina backcountry with us at SGT this summer, we thought we would share this video posted by Unofficial Networks. Check out this dog stomping Corbet’s Couloir at Jackson Hole. This crazy pooch...

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NEWS FLASH: It has already started dumping snow at Cerro Catedral!

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  • May 28, 2013
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With less than two months until we start our first session on July 27th, we have received reports that it’s already started snowing at Cerro Catedral! The snow started today and will pick up through Thursday. We thought we’d...

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Steps to Make U More Awesome

Check out our program in Argentina! Steps to Make U More Awesome Sign up for SGT Argentina 2013 Follow bad ass guide Hike Crush pow Take Avy Level I Learn Spanish Take wilderness first aid Cut your board in...

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SGT Signature Women’s Session Returning to Argentina in 2013

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  • May 20, 2013
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SASS Global Travel (SGT) is proud to announce the return of our Signature Women’s Sessions with guiding and coaching by pro snowboarders Robin van Gyn and Hana Beaman at Cerro Catedral, Argentina this summer. SGT’s Signature Women’s Session offers...

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30 freestyle skiers set the record for largest synchronized backflip in history

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  • May 16, 2013
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Any which way you slice dice and roll it. this constitutes an impressive feat of human ingenuity and athleticism. How many freestyle hours spent on the mountain went into completing something like this…? An unanswerable question, but we surely...

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Big mountain backcountry skiing and snowboarding in Argentina this summer? Scientific study proves why the smart decision says “go”

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  • May 13, 2013
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A new scientific study proves that individual mice that explore their surroundings have an increased ability to generate neural connections in the brain. What does that mean? It means that exploring increases the brain’s ability to make connections… Therefore,...

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Get ready for backcountry skiing in Patagonia this summer : How not to get injured

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  • May 10, 2013
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If done properly, backcountry skiing and snowboarding are not the most vicious of sports on the body. As a result of hiking the hills you ski, legs become stronger, which will help to prevent knee and leg injuries whilst...

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