Sailors from around the world came to the Rochester Yacht Club in September of 2012 to compete in the J24 World Championships. The week held every type of condition to narrow down the field to the best in the world.
Follow skiers Chad Sayers and Forrest Coots through Japan as they explore a world of contrasts. From Tokyo's city lights to Hokkaido's sacred hardwood forests, this episode explores spaces of simultaneous anonymity & intimacy, rigid tradition & an embrace for the future, finding epic powder each step along the way.
Presented by Arcteryx.com & The GORE-TEX® Brand
Director/Producer: Jordan Manley
Story editor: Chad Manley chadmanley.ca/
Narrator: Chad Sayers
"Shirakava Echo" courtesy of Cloudchair.net/
"August Neige" by Sawako
"Back to the Future Music (Sexy Synthesizer Remix)" By The Aprils
"Okoshi Daiko (Le tambour du reveil)" by Sakura
"Sakura" composed by Hiro Fujikake and performed [and courtesy of] by Okester Mandolina Ljubljana
"Beside Me" by Piana