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Jeremy Jones, Alex Yoder and Forrest Shearer have been testing new Jones boards in La Parva, Chile this past week. Here’s a few images from the first half of the Jones Field Test:

Ode to progression: a snowboard can always be improved either by shape or materials, stagnation is not an option.

Spelunking…Andes Style. Photo @Andrew_Miller

Alex Yoder stretches out after a long plane ride. Photo @jonessnowboards

Jeremy Jones testing the Carbon Solution.

Poma Life. Photo @yoderyoder

What makes a good snowboarder is the same as what makes a good snowboard, the ability to handle any and every condition….Forrest Shearer ripping steep chalk on the Carbon Solution.

Jeremy Jones throws up a cloud. Photo @yoderyoder

Slashing, bashing, carving, planting, popping, tweaking, and charging. The Jones Mountain Twin and Alex Yoder are the perfect match. Photo @andrew_miller

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Seth Lightcap
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Chile
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Trip Reports
Published on
5 August 2013

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