ABOUT THIS EPISODE
Todd Barber is an events guy. He has spent he has spent his life being the man behind the scenes for more than 100 events. He’s known for being the guy who helped concept and deliver the best action sports event of our time, Red Bull Rampage. On the podcast we talk about coming up on snow, getting into events and of course, a lot of talk about the ins and outs of Rampage. It’s a business episode and another good one.
Todd Barber Show Notes:
1:15: Whistler and his Proving Grounds event
9:00: Rampage site options, coming up in California, and music
13:00: University of Colorado, early jobs with the Dali Lama and meeting Red Bull
Evo: The best online experience in action sports with retail to back it up
20:00: Making his way in freeride, Rampage ideation, and planning for pain.
28:00: Rampage Hiatus, finding a new spot, and building featured
33:30: Prize money and H5 Events
10 Barrel Brewery: Buy their beers, they support action sports more than anyone
40:00: The Barg Trilogy, The FMB, and money
51 :00: Inappropriate Questions