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Two Planker Podcast

By Ethan Shafer
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Ep. 11: Malcolm Arcand - Creator of Shredsauce

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Ep. 13: Twig - Editor and Content Director at Newschoolers
In this episode, we dissect new-school ski culture, what "core" means, the importance of crews, why judging is so difficult, and more. We wrap everything up with viewer questions at the end which can be submitted on our Instagram @TwoPlankerPod.
01:40:52
May 12, 2021
Ep. 12: David Zorko - General Manager of Newschoolers
In this episode, we talk to David Zorko — the General Manager of Newschoolers. David gives us an overview of the ownership structure of the site, who works there/what they do, selling ads, the increased role of Instagram, behind the scenes of the Newschoolers awards, how he got injured at the ski test, and what PLC stands for. We wrap everything up with viewer questions at the end which can be submitted on our Instagram @TwoPlankerPod.
02:01:58
April 29, 2021
Ep. 11: Malcolm Arcand - Creator of Shredsauce
In this episode we learn all about Shredsauce: how it was created, why it was created, and behind the scenes of how it all works. The second half is spent answering viewer questions that were submitted via Instagram @TwoPlankerPod.
01:38:41
April 12, 2021
Ep. 10: Kirk Scully - Skier to Filmaker
In this episode, we talk about Kirk's journey to becoming a professional skier, the mental battles of urban skiing, lessons learned from injuries, changing paths in life, and more. Submit viewer questions on Instagram @TwoPlankerPod.
01:51:51
April 8, 2021
Ep. 9: Alex Doobs - NYC Skier
In this episode we talk about growing up in Switzerland, the ski team party scene in college, trying to create a goggle company, working for Facebook, hitting urban in NYC, growing an Instagram page, and more. Submit viewer questions on Instagram @TwoPlankerPod.
01:43:54
April 6, 2021
Ep 8: Dan Meece aka SkierDan - SkiCreative
In this episode we talk about Dan's experience in the ski industry, coaching park rats, butters, and behind the scenes of the wildly successful instagram page @SkiCreative. We go over listener questions at the end so be sure to check out @twoplankerpod on instagram to get in on that next time.
01:03:04
March 22, 2021
Ep 7: Chris DeJohn - 860 Media & Carinthia Park Crew
In this episode we talk about Chris' experience with 860 Media and working at Mount Snow on the Carinthia Terrain Park Crew. Bunch of listener questions at the end so be sure to check out @twoplankerpod on instagram to get in on that next time.
01:05:47
March 13, 2021
Ep 6: Owen Dahlberg - Filmmaker (X Games Real Ski, MAGMA, Steamboiz)
In this episode we focus on Owen's journey into the world of independent freeski filmmaking. Owen talks about getting started in filmmaking, working at Windells, some behind the scenes of the MAGMA videos, linking up with Lupe Hagearty, getting his gear stolen, and more. Tons of listener questions at the end so be sure to check out @twoplankerpod on instagram to get in on that next time.
01:31:48
February 20, 2021
Ep 5: Luc Skypowder - Owner of iF3 Festival
In this episode we talk about Luc's journey to becoming the Owner of iF3 and get a behind the scenes look at the inner workings of the festival.
01:10:10
February 5, 2021
Ep 4: Lupe Hagearty - Pro Skier
In this episode we talk about Lupe's journey from riding at Ski Sundown all the way to being invited to compete in X Games Real Ski. Tons of shoutouts, stories, and reflection in this one so be sure to check it out.
01:57:15
January 28, 2021
Ep 3: David Kolbrener - Founder of Skards
In this episode we discuss David's new company "Skards" — the first and only freestyle skiing trading card company.
27:24
January 18, 2021
Ep. 2: Connor Clayton - Marketing Manager at Line Skis and Full Tilt Boots
In this episode we discuss Connor's experience as a competitive skier, a series of injuries that caused him to change course, his experience working at K2 Sports, and more. 
01:01:05
January 11, 2021
Ep. 1: Andy Parry - Line Traveling Circus & Tell a Friend Tour
In this episode we discuss the creation of Tell a Friend Tour, Andy's tips for getting sponsored, his thoughts on sanctioned competitions, and more. 
01:03:21
December 28, 2020