Air Time Podcast
A snowboard podcast, hosted by Jody Wachniak. Enjoy !
info_outline Bud Fawcett 05/10/2022
Bud Fawcett One of snowboarding's most legendary photographers, if not the most legendary photographer Bud Fawcett joins me on the show. Documenting snowboarding since its birth and shooting pioneers like Tom Sims, Terry Kidwell, Craig Kelly, Chris Roach, Shaun Palmer, etc. Bud has captured some of the most iconic moments in snowboard history. Enjoy the show!
info_outline Jon Kooley 04/12/2022
Jon Kooley Jon Kooley from California joins me on the show. Jon was a style icon from the early 2000s to mid 2000s. He's been in a bunch of really stand out movies over the years such as; Kingpins - Back in black, Mackdawgs - Shakedown, Kidsnow - Love Hate & Burning Bridges, People films, Video Grass and so on. His injuries caught up to him and he's now a designer for both L1 and Fox Racing. Enjoy the show!
info_outline Dwayne Weibe 04/05/2022
Dwayne Weibe Dwayne Wiebe joins me on the podcast one of Albertas finest. By far one of my favourite humans on and off the board. Dwayne was/ is a Canadian heavy hitter on the steel, coming on the scene in the early 2000s riding for Rome at its birth, landing various covers, being featured in Love Hate, One love, sandbox, oli country and many other videos, a mentor for many boarders as his approach to snowboarding was pure. Enjoy the show with one of Canadas tightest boarders!
info_outline Mikey Rencz 11/23/2021
Mikey Rencz Canadian (Canmore/ Squamish) legend Mikey Rencz joins me on the show! Mikey is one of the most progressive Backcountry riders to ever come out of Canada. Personality, style and raw talent has made for one hell of a career. In fact he's been on Burton for 28 years and counting. Tune in!
info_outline Jamie Anderson 11/09/2021
Jamie Anderson Jamie Anderson joins me on the show from Tahoe USA. Jamie is one of the most decorated snowboarders in history, winning 19 X-games medals and 2 Olympic golds. It would depend on who you asked but Jamie very well could be the greatest female snowboarder of all time and the craziest part, she isn't showing any sign of slowing down. Thank you for coming on the show. Big fan!
info_outline Jake OE AKA Jake Olson Elm 10/26/2021
Jake OE AKA Jake Olson Elm Minnesota ripper Jake OE joins me on the show! Jake's raw and unique approach to snowboarding landed him a long and highly respected career. He's filmed some of the most creative parts with Video Grass, Snowboarder Mag, TWsnow and many others over the years. A boarders, boarder. Thanks for coming on the show boss, big fan !
info_outline Eero Ettala 09/28/2021
Eero Ettala Legendary Finnish Snowboarder Eero Ettala joins me on the podcast. Eero has been in the game for years, since the early 2000s. Having navigated a 20 year career. From pro models, to winning the x-games, to filming openers and enders in many major videos such as Mackdawg Productions which landed him the coveted video part of the year, twice. He’s accomplished it all over his long career. Enjoy !
info_outline Austen Sweetin 09/21/2021
Austen Sweetin Austen Sweetin the powder ripper from the USA joins me on the show. The once Forum Youngblood kid has come along way over the years and has transitioned to one of the funniest boarders to watch. We chat about childhood, private schools vs. public, riding for Forum, parting ways with YES, signing with LibTech and Quiksilver, the Nature Selection event, the magical Baldface Resort, filming with Travis Rice and much more. Enjoy !
info_outline Scotty Lago 08/03/2021
Scotty Lago Pro Snowboarder Scotty Lago from Seabrook, New Hampshire, United States joins me on the show! 2004 world quarterpipe champion, winner of a bronze medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics, 4 X-Games metals and one hell of an all terrain boarder. We chat about the Olympics, hunting, partying, competing at a high level, yard work lol, filming with Travis Rice, the Boned Age, why he slowly transitioned away from pro snowboarding and much more. Enjoy !
info_outline Ashley Barker 07/20/2021
Ashley Barker Ashley has been a professional photographer for almost 2 decades. She started out shooting skateboarding, then worked her ass off and became a top snowboard photographer, landing herself positions at both Transworld Mag. and Snowboarder Mag. She now shoots what ever she wants. From Models, to add campaigns with Nike, to surfing, to Motocross, she does it all! Tune in and enjoy!
info_outline Leanne Pelosi 06/29/2021
Leanne Pelosi Leanne Pelosi grew up in Calgary, Canada and has been a professional snowboarder for almost 2 decades and is known for being one of the most well-rounded professional snowboarders in the field. She has won Snowboarder & Transworld Magazine's esteemed Female Rider Of the Year Award. From producing commercials, to opening her dream retreat, to navigating the ups and downs of professional snowboarding she's truly done it all. Enjoy the show!
info_outline Chris Grenier 06/15/2021
Chris Grenier Professional snowboarder and host of the Bomb Hole Podcast joins me on the show to chat about childhood, the snowboard world today, achieving greatness, relationships, X-game gold, overcoming addiction, taking accountability for your actions and much more. A very inspiring episode with one of snowboardings greats. Enjoy!
info_outline Pat Bridges 06/08/2021
Pat Bridges Pat Bridges has been the creative director/ photo editor at the largest snowboard magazine; Snowboarder Magazine for 20+ years. Truly someone who has help shape the culture we all know and love today. He now started his own magazine called Slush The Magazine. Pat is highly respected in the community for his sheer passion and dedication to the “sport”. Enjoy!
info_outline Kevin Griffin 06/01/2021
Kevin Griffin Kevin had to be one of the most stylish boarders to come out of Canada in the early to mid 2000s winning contests, landing covers, filming parts until one day he just disappeared, moved to an island in Indonesia and never looked back. We cover growing up in the prairies, the importance of good shops and reps, breaking onto the scene, Superpark, filming for sandbox/ 8milelife / dope industries , the importance of learning the basics, why he left, mental health and much more. Enjoy!
info_outline Gigi Ruf 05/18/2021
Gigi Ruf Christian 'Gigi' Rüf the Austrian professional snowboarder known and respected as one of the best freestyle backcountry riders of all time joins me on the show. Famous for his segments in Absinthe films, 9191, Kingpin productions, The Pirates and many others. Rider of the year, Ultra Natural winner in 2014, covers, pro model gear, product designer, rad dad, Gigi has done it all over his long career. Tune in and enjoy!
info_outline Simon Chamberlain 05/04/2021
Simon Chamberlain Simon has done it all over his long career. He exploded on the scene in the mid 2000's after winning the iconic contest the Nixon jib fest and filming his legendary part in Promo Copy. He was a kid with a dream one year and a rockstar the next. Oh yeah, he also started the massively successful clothing company NOMIS with his brothers, what happened to it? What happened to Simon? We cover it all, enjoy !
info_outline Benny Urban 04/28/2021
Benny Urban The street boarder from Germany has been crushing it for years, with his style and grace both on and off the board it would be hard to find something not enjoyable about his riding. He's accomplished a lot over his career and we cover it all. I have a good feeling the best is yet to come for this insanely talented individual. Enjoy !
info_outline Rusty Ockenden 04/21/2021
Rusty Ockenden Rusty is one of the hardest working, self-made pros I know. His story is one of dedication, rather than right place right time AKA lucky. Rusty is a vet in the backcountry and has earned his stripes over the course of his long successful career. Rusty has recently switch rolls and picked up a camera to document snowboarding and surfing, a new found passion of his. He also started the snowboard production company; "The Manboys"! Enjoy the show!
info_outline Annie Boulanger 04/07/2021
Annie Boulanger Annie has been at the forefront of women’s backcountry for almost 2 decades! We chat about her childhood, mentors, winning the US open, the olympics, therapy, landing on rocks, hacking bitcoin, real estate, signing with Nike and of course surfing! Tune in and enjoy.
info_outline Parker Szumowski 03/30/2021
Parker Szumowski Parker snowboards in a way that brings me a lot of joy. Simply put he looks amazing on a board. With a heavy surf and skate influence Parker has filmed some of the most tasteful clips in snowboarding as of late. Catch him opening Vans newest project Evergreen and on the cover of Snowboarder Mag. We cover a lot of ground in this episode, enjoy!
info_outline Jake Blauvelt 03/10/2021
Jake Blauvelt Simply said, Jake Blauvelt is one of the best snowboarder to ever do it. His style and flow is something truly special. He's been in the spot light for years and continues to inspire year after year. We cover; his iconic US open gold mental in 2004, the heyday with Forum, signing with Adidas, making his own movies; Atmosphere and Naturally, snow safety, how to stay healthy; mentally and physically, becoming a father and much more. Enjoy!
info_outline Aaron Biittner 02/23/2021
Aaron Biittner One of snowboardings iconic style figures from Salt Lake, Utah. From the streets to the backcountry, his unmistakable style has been captured through countless filmmakers and has inspired so many. We cover the early days of Technine, riding for DC, going from pro boarder to new beginnings, enjoy !