An all round chat capturing the influences in bringing snowboarding to the mainstream with Peter Rob-O.
After receiving a package of Australian retro snowboarding treasures from Thor Prohaska, including some copies of the Snowboarders Edge magazine. Rouchelle has decided to read out some of the older stories periodically.
The Australian mountains are a magical region, yet fragile and unpredictable. Cam shares stories of backcountry skiing to fighting the fires in early 2020 in the Australian Alps.
From seeing a snowboard in Tracks Surf Magazine to inventing snowboards for Australian mountains, to fighting for snowboarding to be allowed in resorts. Thor Prohaska had vast influence in the evolution of snowboarding becoming mainstream in Australia. His journey started out with inventing snowboards in Australia in the early 1980s which lead to fighting for snowboarding to be allowed in the Victorian resorts in Australia.