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Kai Jones. Nick McNutt. Christina Lustenberger. Some of the biggest names in skiing are coming to TGR’s debut 2021 season film.

Teton Gravity Research’s stoke-inducing “Stoke the Fire” is just what we need to prepare for the epic winter season ahead. To get your fix ahead of the debut, peep the trailer above.

“The leaves are growing more golden, temperatures are cooling off, but one thing is rising — stoke for winter,” teased the announcement. With this film, and winter season, Teton Gravity Research is celebrating 26 years of adventure filmmaking.

TGR skiing Nick Mcnutt PC Bruno Long

“TGR’s Stoke the Fire explores our athletes’ evolution within skiing, and the pure joy that manifests from that process,” wrote TGR. “Stoke means different things to different people based on where they are in their evolution. For some it is about committing to a new world, a lifestyle, and the friendships that blossom from that commitment.”

But ultimately, in the words of TGR, “the pursuit is what stokes the fire.”

“Stoke the Fire” was filmed in Jackson Hole, British Columbia, Alaska, Montana, and Washington. And it’s got a laundry list of some of the biggest names in snowsports:

  • Nick McNutt
  • Dane Tudor
  • Christina Lustenberger
  • Ian Macintosh
  • Parkin Costain
  • Kai Jones
  • Tim Durtschi
  • Caite Zeliff
  • Jim Ryan
  • Veronica Paulsen
  • Sage Cattabriga-Alosa
  • KC Deane
  • Colter Hinchliffe
  • Griffin Post
  • Elyse Saugstad
  • John Collinson
  • Mikey Marohn
  • Sammy Carlson

Check Out the TGR Global ‘Stoke’ Tour

skier Veronica Belle catching major air off jump in Jackson Hole
Veronica Belle in Jackson Hole, Wyoming; (photo/Stephen Shelesky)

The Global Tour will run from September to November 2021, with a few possible dates in 2022. Here are some tour highlights:

  • Teton Village, WY: Sept. 18 (tour premiere)
  • Denver, CO: Sept. 30, Oct. 12-14
  • Seattle, WA: Sept. 24, Sept. 30
  • Bozeman, MT: Sept. 24-25
  • Bend, OR: Sept. 26
  • Boulder, CO: Sept. 29-30
  • Oakland, CA: Oct. 6, Oct. 26
  • Burlington, VT: Oct. 7
  • Flagstaff, AZ: Oct. 14
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada: Oct. 21-22
  • New York City: Nov. 2-3

Get the full schedule here.

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