With a style and expression that just seems to improve season after season, snowboarding’s freestyle luminary, Nicolas Müller, has honed his riding to an art form.
Having set the bar for creativity and consistency on natural terrain, Nicolas has built an unmatched library of part after mind-bending part while working with Absinthe Films. Over a decade later, Nicolas’ double part ender in last year’s Resonance, plus podiums at bellwether contests like Red Bull’s Supernatural and Ultranatural won the respect of the public and his peers yet again, netting the Laax local the Transworld Reader’s Poll “Standout Performance” and Snowboarder Magazine’s “Rider of the Year” awards. Back at work stacking footage for the new Burton Presents – BACKCOUNTRY (Snowboarding) video, Nicolas’ passion for riding is matched only by his dedication to sustainability, and inspiring riders around the world to enjoy and respect the mountains to their fullest.Age: 32 Home Town: Zürich, Switzerland Home Mountain: Laax, Switzerland Stance: Regular, 22.5” wide, 18° front, 0° back
Fresh Dump – Shred Day Tignes
Working in snowboarding with an office on snow doesn’t necessarily equate to lots of riding for photographers, filmers and team managers. Things came together for Burton filmer/photographer Gabe L’Heureux when he had a chance to make the most of a half-day riding in Tignes, France...