Transworld Snowboarding

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Transworld Snowboarding
Categories Sports magazine
Frequency 10 per year
Total circulation
(December 2012)
121,173[1]
First issue  1987 (1987-month)
Company Source Interlink Media
Country United States
Based in Carlsbad, California
Language English
Website snowboarding.transworld.net
ISSN 1046-4611

Transworld Snowboarding is an American magazine focused on the snowboarding culture. It is published 10 times a year and features the sport, culture and lifestyle of modern snowboarding.

History[edit]

Transworld Snowboarding has been published since 1987 and is distributed internationally. It is the most widely-subscribed snowboard magazine in the world with over 1.3 million copies sold annually,[2] compared to Snowboarder Magazine at 800,000 annually [3]). Transworld Snowboarding is under the brand of TransWorld Media, which also publishes the magazines TransWorld SURF, TransWorld Skateboarding and others. It is currently edited by Annie Fast, aided by Nick Hamilton as photo/video editor (formerly of Whitelines Snowboard Magazine).

In 2002, Atari/Infogrames released a video game for the Xbox console under the name Transworld Snowboarding developed by Housemarque.[4] In 2005, the magazine and its likeness began appearing in the SSX videogame franchise, beginning with SSX On Tour.

In 2013, most of the Transworld titles were sold by Bonnier to Source Interlink Media.[5]

Mobile applications[edit]

Transworld Snowboarding Videos, How-To's & News TransWorld released its iPhone application in June 2010. The app features professional snowboarder videos, photography and news.[6]

Transworld Snowboarding+ In October 2010, Transworld Snowboarding launched the iPad edition of the magazine, called Transworld Snowboarding+.[7] The iPad app features the print version of the magazine as well as iPad-only content like embedded videos, streaming audio and clickable links.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Alliance for Audited Media. December 31, 2012. Retrieved February 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ Transworld Online Media Kit
  3. ^ http://www.actionsportsgroup.net/mediakit-snowboarder.pdf
  4. ^ "TransWorld Snowboarding Review" "IGN", Retrieved December 5, 2010
  5. ^ Bonnier, Source Interlink Exchange Titles
  6. ^ "TransWorld SNOWboarding's Trick Tip iPhone App Available" "TransWorld iPhone Press Release", Retrieved December 5, 2010
  7. ^ "The new digital version of TransWorld SNOWboarding on the iPad, available now" "TransWorld iPad App", Retrieved December 5, 2010

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