This Video Has Us Day Dreaming of Fluffy Pow Turns in Japan.
Ever have that dream where you are in slow motion, skiing through magical little trees with sparkling white powder billowing around you? Ya… us too!
Sass Global Travel provides guided trips to Hokkaido, but on their days off,the guides are finding freshies for themselves in the endless wonderland. This footage has us feeling so dreamy with goals of making it to Japan this winter and getting some mouthfuls of POWPOW for ourselves.
SASS Japan Guides Benny Schmitt and Garrett Russell show off the deepness on a day off on Hokkaido. After a season of showing people to the goods, it was their turn to get some for themselves. Shot entirely in 4K, this is the best kind of eye candy for getting ready for a trip to Japan…
Filmed by Jeffrey Loewe
Edited by John Considine
“Filmed during a day off on Hokkaido, this video highlights the ski skills of two of our guides as well as the epic deepness that we all crave when dreaming of a shred trip to Japan. Benny Schmitt and Garrett Russell have been professionally skiing for over a decade while stacking some serious backcountry experience. They have both and transitioned into some of the most trustworthy professional guides on the planet, but still know how to throw down. Want to learn how to butter in pow? Want to learn what makes pillow lines so hard to ski? Want to throw a Japan grab IN Japan? Click play to get an idea of who you could be following around this winter…
Our professional guide staff is a team of avalanche blasters, local Japanese shred gurus, professional skiers/riders, true mountain men, avalanche educators, and freeride coaches who all push the SASS Japan experience beyond just another guided ski trip to Japan. Find out who else makes up the crew HERE.” –SASS JAPAN