TPM Episode 178: Chris Grenier, Pro Snowboarder

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Chris Grenier is part of a legendary East Coast snowboard crew that includes Scott Stevens, Austen Granger and Chris Beresford. He pretty much raised himself at Mt Snow Academy, where he met the crew as a young stoner who had a unique style. Fast forward 20 years and he’s been a pro snowboarder that’s ended video parts, had signature models and X Games Gold. He had his problems… but they never impacted his pro career and now, he’s sober and killing it. We talk about it all….

Chris Grenier Show Notes:

3:00: Sports, dysfunctional childhood and hockey

8:00: Skateboarding, snowboarding, High School

12:00: Mt Snow Academy, having his own place at 15, selling weed and meeting Scott Stevens

15:00: Style, Hood and Academy Snowboards

20:30: Stanley: Get 30% off site wide with the code powell30

Evo: Get 20% off branded product with the code Powell20

22:15: What happens with school, Utah SFK and eS Game of Skate

29:00: Keep Talking, Salomon, Get Real

35:00: LRG, who was he back then, partying

39:15: 10 Barrel Brewery: Buy their beers, they support action sports more than anyone

40:15: May Day, X Games and concussions

52:00: Money, creating a dream property, going sober and The Bomb Hole

74:00: Inappropriate Questions with E-Stone

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