Rail Jammin' Gallery


Bonus sticking the fs 3 on the downbar easy weazy!

Here at Method we are big fans of rail jams. There is nothing like a public display of radical maneuvers and human sacrifice to kick off the season. The past two weekends just saw what might be the two best rail jams ever to go down in Europe. The (by now) classic and industry standard Frontline Rail Jam just put on its 8th annual jam in Stockholm, and the Protest Rock A Rail with its jaw-dropping setup in The Hague just had their second round. Dasha Nosova and her fast fingers were at both events to snap up some sharp flicks to help us look back at how fuckin' rad the kids that throw down at these death-defying, most excellent displays of skill and testicular fortitude really are! We're jammin', we're jammin'... And we hope you like jammin' too!

Ambiguously deadly livestream commentator duo, Chris Cab + ADT (aka The Tzatziki Thrasher) throwing laser eyes before the firecracker show began up in Stockholm at the Frontline Rail Jam.

Ambiguously deadly livestream commentator duo, Chris Cab + ADT (aka The Tzatziki Thrasher) throwing laser eyes before the firecracker show began up in Stockholm at the Frontline Rail Jam.

Ronny on the live mic, keeping the Swedish masses hyped and informed.

Ronny on the live mic, keeping the Swedish masses hyped and informed.

The host with the most, Kareem El Rafie on the switch back board through the kink before getting back to running the event.

The host with the most, Kareem El Rafie on the switch back board through the kink before getting back to running the event.

Stepan Rokos is trying really hard to not touch the snow.

Stepan Rokos is trying really hard to not touch the snow.

Caroline Degardh is a ripper. One of only two girls jammin' with the boys at the FL rail jam.

Caroline Degardh is a ripper. One of only two girls jammin' with the boys at the FL rail jam.

Toni Kerkelä aka The Kerkelator, back board pretzel out.

Toni Kerkelä aka The Kerkelator, back board pretzel out.

Eiki Helgason in disbelief after surviving a spectacular crash.

Eiki Helgason in disbelief after surviving a spectacular crash.

GremlinZ in the house! Niko Cioffi reppin' Green Bandit Productions. Look out for GBP boards coming out this season!

GremlinZ in the house! Niko Cioffi reppin' Green Bandit Productions. Look out for GBP boards coming out this season!

Zack Rawles rules! Getting ready to pop a tailgrab nose tap off the kink.

Zack Rawles rules! Getting ready to pop a tailgrab nose tap off the kink.

Denis "Bonus" Leontyev, FS 27 in FS 27 out, no doubt!

Denis "Bonus" Leontyev, FS 27 in FS 27 out, no doubt!

Are you picking up what Cees Wille is putting down? Backboard pretzelini.

Are you picking up what Cees Wille is putting down? Backboard pretzelini.

Felix Engström getting help from the other riders to find his contact lens.

Felix Engström getting help from the other riders to find his contact lens.

Anton Bilare, another of the many Swedes slaughtering Segelstorg square in Stockholm! Hooray for alliteration!

Anton Bilare, another of the many Swedes slaughtering Segelstorg square in Stockholm! Hooray for alliteration!

Ludde Lejkner showing off his sweet ass and his zeachy front blunt moves to the ladies. Ludde won best trick on the kink rail, but this isn't it, in case you were wondering.

Ludde Lejkner showing off his sweet ass and his zeachy front blunt moves to the ladies. Ludde won best trick on the kink rail, but this isn't it, in case you were wondering.

Halldor getting his 90 degree angles on check with a squared up front board. He won best trick on this rail doing something else.

Halldor getting his 90 degree angles on check with a squared up front board. He won best trick on this rail doing something else.

Our homie Robban from Blind Spot Visuals getting that shot, another angle on Halldor, you can never got enough of this goof.

Our homie Robban from Blind Spot Visuals getting that shot, another angle on Halldor, you can never got enough of this goof.

Wojtek Pawlusiak cocking the bazooka for a 27 out of this back board. 2nd place overall went to the Polish powerhouse.

Wojtek Pawlusiak cocking the bazooka for a 27 out of this back board. 2nd place overall went to the Polish powerhouse.

Swodoba the snowboda, landing one of the million tricks that he stuck to take the W.

Swodoba the snowboda, landing one of the million tricks that he stuck to take the W.

The Red Bull herd was all smiles for their fellow bovines riding. Bonus, Gniazdo and Swoboda sharing chill vibes.

The Red Bull herd was all smiles for their fellow bovines riding. Bonus, Gniazdo and Swoboda sharing chill vibes.

The Method livestream booth in full effect, pumping out the webcast to millions, okay, maybe thousands. Hi-fives to our tech nerds Eli Fogelman and Mikael Norrman for keeping the livestream flowing and the generator full of gas!

The Method livestream booth in full effect, pumping out the webcast to millions, okay, maybe thousands. Hi-fives to our tech nerds Eli Fogelman and Mikael Norrman for keeping the livestream flowing and the generator full of gas!

FINALS


Now off to Den Haag, the Netherlands, for the next round of public displays of suicide by impalement on even bigger rails at the Protest Rock A Rail!

Round 1. The ladies getting ready to set it off! Dina Treland, Rachida Aoulad, Mary Luggen, Sarah Jane Phillips, Gina Somaini, Isabella Groenestein & Joelle JJ Juchli.

Round 1. The ladies getting ready to set it off! Dina Treland, Rachida Aoulad, Mary Luggen, Sarah Jane Phillips, Gina Somaini, Isabella Groenestein & Joelle JJ Juchli.

Gina Somaini with the lipslide slippidy-slide.

Gina Somaini with the lipslide slippidy-slide.

Veroniqi Hanssen going head-to-head with the down bar.

Veroniqi Hanssen going head-to-head with the down bar.

Niqi ended up mashing her head but got up for a few more licks at the down bar. This girl is immortal!

Niqi ended up mashing her head but got up for a few more licks at the down bar. This girl is immortal!

Rachida was still hot from the FL rail jam finals and putting the hurt on The Hague, taking first place and best trick in the ladies heat.

Rachida was still hot from the FL rail jam finals and putting the hurt on The Hague, taking first place and best trick in the ladies heat.

Chris Cab, the Maniac on the Mic, Gerben Verweij, rider & master craftsman of the setup and James Thorne, the Master of Ceremonies bro-ing down hard.

Chris Cab, the Maniac on the Mic, Gerben Verweij, rider & master craftsman of the setup and James Thorne, the Master of Ceremonies bro-ing down hard.

Ludde Lejkner nollie backtail. Always an extra scoop of style on this kid's moves.

Ludde Lejkner nollie backtail. Always an extra scoop of style on this kid's moves.

Dominik Wagner just made his connecting flight to the down bar.

Dominik Wagner just made his connecting flight to the down bar.

Cees in your face! Mr. Wille snatched third on home soil for his dirty moves.

Cees in your face! Mr. Wille snatched third on home soil for his dirty moves.

Will Smith, pants rolled up, ready to pretzel out! This kid went full turbo in the finals.

Will Smith, pants rolled up, ready to pretzel out! This kid went full turbo in the finals.

Jesse Augustinus is such a sucka!

Jesse Augustinus is such a sucka!

Nothing sucky about Jesse's riding in his qualifying heat, though.

Nothing sucky about Jesse's riding in his qualifying heat, though.

Max de Vries half cab tailpress back one off. This 13-year old Dutchie was taking down 20-something old farts on his way to the finals!

Max de Vries half cab tailpress back one off. This 13-year old Dutchie was taking down 20-something old farts on his way to the finals!

Denis Leontyev getting "Bonus" points bagging the quad kink with a 50-50 front one out.

Denis Leontyev getting "Bonus" points bagging the quad kink with a 50-50 front one out.

Boas (van Olden) is a boss! Sorry, I coudn't help myself...

Boas (van Olden) is a boss! Sorry, I coudn't help myself...

Eirik Nesse doing the stinky kinky boardslide dance. Say word!

Eirik Nesse doing the stinky kinky boardslide dance. Say word!

Len Roald Jørgensen snaggin #1, because he just makes it look oh, so good...

Len Roald Jørgensen snaggin #1, because he just makes it look oh, so good...


Emotions were high, Ethan & Gulli sharing a  bromantic Bataleon moment during the finals.

Emotions were high, Ethan & Gulli sharing a bromantic Bataleon moment during the finals.


Here is the rebroadcast of the mayhem of the finals, riding starts at about the 30 minute mark.
 
All photos by Dasha Nosova
 
www.dashanosova.com

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