Mountain Movers

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Mountain Movers is a television series airing on the National Geographic Channel. The show features the company Snow Park Technologies, as it develops snow parks for various international winter sport events.[1] The show's first eight episodes include the development of competition courses for the Winter X Games[2] as well as the Winter Dew Tour and U.S. Open of Snowboarding.[3] The show is produced by Good Clean Fun, and includes examples of how the construction of performance venues requires working in dangerous conditions such as avalanche country or blizzards.[4] Filming of the first season occurred between October 2012 and March 2013. It debuted on May 9, 2013.[5] The chief characters of the show are the employees of Snow Park Technologies and its founder Chris Gunnarson.[6][7]

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  1. ^ "Mountain Movers". Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Nat Geo’s Mountain Movers episode 3 "All Hands on Deck" airs May 30". Snowboard Magazine. May 29, 2013. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  3. ^ Henrik Lampert (May 9, 2013). "SPT Mountain Movers premieres tonight on NatGeo". Free Skier. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  4. ^ Kimberly Nordyke (February 12, 2013). "Nat Geo Going Behind the Scenes of Extreme Sporting Events". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  5. ^ Seth Lightcap (May 8, 2013). "Mountain Movers". ESPN. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Mountain Movers". Tahoe Daily Tribune. May 8, 2013. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  7. ^ Al Saracevic (May 6, 2013). "Mountain Movers: The story behind the half-pipe". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 23, 2014.