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Jake Burton Inspired This Generation’s Love of Snowboarding

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In this extra from Dear Rider, the documentary about snowboarding legend Jake Burton Carpenter, professional athletes talk about the first time they snowboarded, what they love about the community, and how Burton set the stage for the sport’s success. Watch Hear It from the Pros, then grab your own board—or bike, running shoes, or skis—and get out there on March 13 to celebrate A Day for Jake, dedicated to his memory and the creativity that can be inspired by the outdoors.

Dear Rider is a film from Red Bull Media House and is streaming on HBO Max.

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