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Join host Parker Bohon as he has conversations with snow industry operators/leaders. These unsung heroes take brush to canvas and have been ever evolving how we see and participate in and on their final product offering. There's a lot to cover, including when the blade dove unexpectedly in life. An awesome combo of humor, advice & inspiration you don't want to miss the stories.
 
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The Blade Dive, Episode 34 - We are joined by New Jersey native, Jay Rydd and Virginia Southerner, Day Franzen. These two are big players in the Snow Industry and have worked for resorts and companies such as Mammoth Mountain, Diamond Peak, Mountain High, Heavenly, Pistenbully and more. As the co-founders and masterminds of the Kingvale Terrain Par…
 
We are not sucking up when we say, this is an episode you won't want to miss. We finally let the President and CEO of NebraskaLand Bank, Mike Jacobson, join us on the podcast and he doesn't disappoint. We are inspired by his own personal success story and loved his advice on how to approach life after forty. We learn about growing wealth, his outlo…
 
The Blade Dive, Episode 34 - We are joined by New Jersey native, Jay Rydd and Virginia Southerner, Day Franzen. These two are big players in the Snow Industry game and have worked for resorts and companies such as Mammoth Mountain, Diamond Peak, Mountain High, Heavenly, Pistenbully and more. As the co-founders and masterminds of the Kingvale Terrai…
 
The Blade Dive Episode 33 - We are joined by the humble, genuine and all round' badass Snowcat operator…Ty Weed! Hailing from Canada, Weed was eventually placed around creditable and highly influential operators such as Charles Beckinsale, Lucas Ouellette and Steve Petrie. Ty Weed has contributed to Whistler Blackcomb, Canada's Terrain Park for alm…
 
We're breaking the rules and launching our next episode early, just in time for North Platte's Community Build Days for the North Platte Community Build Playground at Centennial Park. In this episode, we visit with Tauni Morris, Project Coordinator and Kyle Cundy from Playgrounds by Leathers to learn more about how this project came to fruition and…
 
The Blade Dive, Episode 32 - We are joined by Pennsylvania native , Kristin Lenart. Lenart grew up stoked on exploring everything and anything that was an outdoor activity in the surrounding area and skiing quickly became an obsession. Lenart has built Terrain Parks for Bear Creek, Blue Mountain and June Mountain. Lenart is also a professional Moun…
 
The Blade Dive, Episode 31 - We are Joined by the Colorado native that comes from California roots, Kyle Markman. Growing up Surfing, Skateboarding and snowboarding on the West Coast, on Seal Beach, California… the Markman family would eventually move to Durango, Colorado. Having read Snowboarder Magazine, Kyle Markman took an interest in Snowboard…
 
You might not think of peeling beets as romantic, but it was for this sweet couple! Join us for episode 18 as we sit down with Mo and Jennie Cabrera, owners of North Platte's beloved Popcorner. We get to learn how they met and fell in love, what brought them back to Nebraska and how they have grown the Popcorner into the culinary treasure it is tod…
 
The Blade Dive- Episode 30, we are joined by Chloe Butel. Born in Europe, originally from France, Butel relocated to United States with her family at a young age and would call the Bay Area of California home. Butel found adventure in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, surrounding Lake Tahoe. Butel learned to ski in the Alps, so naturally, skiing or…
 
The Blade Dive Episode 29 - We are joined by Vermont native and Killington’s superhero operator, Corey Tredtin. Corey not only contributes to the Terrain Park, but goes outside the ropes to assist with all types of projects involving many different pieces of equipment. Like most, Tredtin had humble beginnings and still remembers the day he met Jay …
 
We love those Friday night lights! This episode we sit down with North Platte High School's Football Coach, Todd Rice and St Pat's Football Coach, Kevin Dodson, just before their first games of the season. Listen in to learn more about their programs, how they handle criticism, and how they approach coaching. Here's to great football season! If you…
 
The Blade Dive - Episode 28 we are joined by badass Photographer and Snowboarder turned Snowcat operator, Tyler Benton. The third year operator is a Connecticut native who was hooked on Snowboarding at a young age... and High Cascade Snowboard Camp would become the catalyst that would ignite an interest in pursuing Terrain Park operations as a care…
 
The Blade Dive, Episode 27 - We are joined by Canadian snowboard badass and Snowcat operator extraordinaire AKA “The Little Dipper”…Lucas Ouellette. Lucas has spent time around the best operators in the industry as well as the best riders and skiers. Traveling the world to build Terrain Parks is a massive personal commitment and is consuming, but O…
 
We had a great time this episode chatting with Pro MMA Fighter, Jayson Scott. We learned more about the sport and what motivates Jayson to step into the cage. Since recording the episode, Jayson competed in his Pro Bantamweight Debut on July 31st and walked away with an amazing win. Give this episode a listen to become an instant fan of this North …
 
The Blade Dive - Episode 26, we are joined by Michigan native, Nicholas Symon, AKA Sic Nik! Symon is another Snow Industry lifer, who has been an anchor operator for the Breckinridge Terrain Park Crew. Specifically, Symon specializes in Halfpipe construction and claims to have learned from one of the best, if not the best….Brad Hoerter. Originally …
 
Listen to Episode 15 with special guest, Trudy Merritt, founder and director of the Platte River Fitness Series. In this Episode, we talk with Trudy about the 20th anniversary of the Platte River Fitness Series. We also talk with her about the multiple races and clubs inside of the series and the impact they have on individuals and the community. W…
 
The Blade Dive, Episode 25 -We are joined by industry lifer Tyrone Coyne. Many have claimed Coyne to be the originator of modern Terrain Park feature fabrication and Coyne has also held Terrain Park Manger positions at Mt. High and Bear Mountain resorts in California. Coyne’s largest contribution to the snow industry could be claimed as either his …
 
Episode 24 - We are joined by Canadian operator and sought after mechanic, Cody Niebrugge. Niebrugge has worked at several world renowned resorts such as Revelstoke, British Columbia - Canada, Lake Louise, Alberta - Canada, Mount Hotham, NSW - Australia. Growing up just outside of Saskatchewan in central Canada, Niebrugge is the youngest of 2 kids …
 
Danielle is back! Get the answer to the burning question: Who did better in the Spartan Race, Danielle or Garod? Our episode 14 guest is Mel McNea, Chief Executive Officer at Great Plains Health. Ty, Danielle and Mel talk about the culture shift that happened at GPH and how they worked together to overcome a ransomware attack and a pandemic, while …
 
The Blade Dive Episode 23 - We are joined by Jeremy Carpenter. The Iowa local, who grew up on a farm, took an interest in equipment early on and credits his time there as the catalyst for developing his strong work ethic. Carpenter has been all over the world building Halfpipes for world class resorts and pro events such as Laax, Switzerland, Peris…
 
The Blade Dive Episode 22 - We are joined by Joe Genovese. Originally from Northern Virginia, Genovese eventually relocated to Massanutten, Virginia and lived 3 miles from the base of the resort chairlifts. Enter Aaron Hawkins, the creator of the Terrain Park at Massanutten Resort. From their Genovese’s interest in snowboarding began to explode and…
 
“Queen of Parks” The Blade Dive - Episode 21 we are joined by Isabelle Falardeau. Originally from Quebec City, Canada… Falardeau has been around some of the best operators, opportunities and resorts in the world. Contributing to companies like Aspen Ski Company, Snow Park, New Zealand, The Sochi Olympics and X Games. Currently Falardeau is not in t…
 
Ty Lucas and Kim Schroll host Episode 13 with Gary Person, President and CEO of the North Platte Area Chamber and Development Corporation. Gary discusses economic development in the North Platte community and shares how important collaboration is to our success. Gary also shares about various ways communities can remain competitive. We also gain pe…
 
“Minnow” The Blade Dive - Episode 20 we are joined by Trollhaugen Mountain Manager, Adam Mahler. Growing up in Osceola, Wisconsin….Mahler very quickly took an Interest in the construction of even the most basic project and describes Snowboarding in the Midwest as an awesome experience. Mahler soon found himself at Trollhaugen working in multiple de…
 
“Mad Man” The Blade Dive - Episode 19 We are joined by Chris Meyer. The builder of shapes, began his career in Terrain Parks at Bear Mountain in California. However, Meyer found Snowboarding through a series of unfortunate events and life choices. You could say that Snowboarding saved a life. Meyer would eventually spend time around operators like …
 
Tune into Episode 12, where we talk with Traci Cummings; popularly known as Traci Trainer, about living a healthy lifestyle. Traci Cummings is a certified holistic health coach, personal trainer, and owner of Your Wellness Journey. In this episode, Traci explains the background of her business and how she keeps herself educated on the science behin…
 
"The Mechanic" The Blade Dive Episode 18 - We are joined by John Swartz. A Cape Cod, Massachusetts native that moved to South Lake Tahoe with his family at a young age. Skiing was a passion, but his interest in cars, motorbikes and heavy equipment quickly took over. Swartz has spent decades in the Snow Industry. Successfully establishing Bombardier…
 
“Harmony” The Blade Dive Episode 17- We are joined by Mammoth Unbound operator, Harmonee Johnson. Passionate about Snow sports at a young age, Whitefish in Montana was the catalyst for further interest. Eventually, switching to Snowboarding, Harmonee was destined for great things and would land jobs within park programs at Bear Mountain and Mammoth…
 
In this episode, we talk to “self-made” entrepreneurs Jeff and Shae Caldwell, owners of Whitetail Screen Print, Whitetail Cycle Sport, Whitetail Outpost, and Whitetail Management. We discuss the community driven attitude that Jeff and Shae share and the history behind their successful business. We also learn more about the exciting dreams, plans, a…
 
What it dew Trillions! Back again with episode 236 of the Truth Be Told Podcast hosted by Riffa, Black Todd & Bigg UU from Killeen. Thanks for supporting your favorite Hip Hop podcast! Be sure to leave a 5 star review! We kick this episode off with some talk about Zack Snyder's Justice League and R.L. Stine's Goosebumps and Fear Street books. (13:3…
 
"Tex" The Blade Dive Episode 16, we are joined by Brian "Tex" McCullar. Originally from Borger, Texas, McCullar is a transplant to California. The long time Bear Mountain & Snow Summit resort operations hero, McCullar has contributed to Superpark, Hot Dogs & Hand Rails and Xgames. McCullar has also established himself as a certified welder, install…
 
What’s going Fam I’m back again with a short update on what I’ve been up to , I celebrated my 30th birthday, I took a vacation from work and I’ve just been chillin also I answered the question I’ve been asked repeatedly “ Ty why in the world are you single?” Wanna know the answers tune in and find out. As always thank you for your support and your …
 
"The Big Dipper" The Blade Dive Podcast, Episode 15 - we are joined by Steve Petrie. A Terrain Park legend from Ottawa, Canada. Steve Petrie developed a passion for Snowboarding at a young age, later landing an opportunity at Whistler Blackcomb and eventually going on to establish Arena Snow Parks. Petrie's interest in catching air "took off", whil…
 
Have you ever thought about becoming an Entrepreneur? Hear from Brennan Costello from UNL’s Engler Entrepreneurship Program and learn about how to find a good business idea, how to get started building your business, how to fund your business, and more! In this podcast episode, Brennan shares some powerful tools to help you succeed on your path to …
 
“Destoy it!” The Blade Dive - Episode 14 we are joined by Caleb Hamilton, a journeyman in the Snow Industry. Originally from Maine, specifically Sunday River Resort, Hamilton was around the industry, from a very young age. Hamilton eventually went on to make a full-time career for himself as well as building his own brand which he leveraged and ele…
 
What’s going on peeps I have returned with another episode of The Real. And today I had the pleasure of having one of my favorite people on it was long overdue lol. Chelles joined me today to talk about being a psychic medium and the importance of parenting and love tune in this was a amazing episode I promise you’ll be entertained. As always thank…
 
What it dew Trillions! Back again with episode 235 of the Truth Be Told Podcast hosted by Riffa, Black Todd & Bigg UU from Killeen. Thanks for supporting your favorite Hip Hop podcast! Be sure to leave a 5 star review! We kick this episode off with cigars and cognac talk, Fast & Furious franchise, Black Rob and Shock G's passing in their 50's along…
 
“The Real Deal” - The Blade Dive Podcast, Episode 13 we are joined by Joshua “Yosh” Heydorn, a local to Flagstaff, Arizona. Heydorn immersed himself in the culture of his community early on in life and has grown to graciously appreciate the town and its surrounding landscape. Heydorn has helped build Arizona Snow Bowl’s Terrain Park Program and has…
 
Join us for a casual conversation with Tad Haneborg. This episode we are reminded about Larry Haneborg's legacy and the impact he had on youth sports in our area. We learn about the many ways the D&N Event center is used and what their vision is for the future. We also hear about what's new in the beer business and what Tad's go to drink is. Tune i…
 
“The People’s Champ” - The Blade Dive Podcast, Episode 12 we are joined by Kevin Soller. A local to Breckinridge who’s passion for the outdoors is derived from being a product of his environment... Summit County, Colorado. A Professional cyclist and mountain biker at one point, Kevin’s need for speed transcends to snow with Alpine & Nordic racing. …
 
“For The Love Of The Game” - The Blade Dive Podcast, Episode 11 we are joined by Jeremy Cooper. A giant in the snow industry, Cooper has always been passionate about progression. Whether it’s people, Terrain Parks or his own life... the current local to Utah from Lovettesville, Virginia is not afraid to step outside of the box in order to advance p…
 
NEBRASKAland Days is a go for 2021! In this episode we hear from NLD Executive Director, David Fudge, and hear about the 2021 celebration as well as reminisce about the old days and share some fun memories. We also have details on an exciting giveaway for concert tickets through a contest that will only be available on the NebraskaLand Bank Podcast…
 
What’s going peeps we are back again we another dope episode of The Real Ty Lucas. Today I had the pleasure of chatting with Ms.Dymond Diva ( Camia ) we spoke and a lot of great topics and I promise you this conversation was filled with laughs , positivity and real shit. Tune in I promise you won’t be sorry!! As always thank you for your support an…
 
What it dew Trillions! Back again with episode 234 of the Truth Be Told Podcast hosted by Riffa, Black Todd & Bigg UU from Killeen. Thanks for supporting your favorite Hip Hop podcast! Be sure to leave a 5 star review! Topics this week: R&B and Rock Music talk, DMX's condition and why he's a legend, (at the time of this recording DMX was still with…
 
“The White Tiger” - The Blade Dive Podcast, Episode 10 we are joined by Elia Hamilton. A native of western Massachusetts, Hamilton is a highly respected contributor to the Snow Industry and has made significant impacts to both the overarching business that is Terrain Park programs and its operators... through multiple channels and platforms, such a…
 
"The Gentleman" - The Blade Dive, Episode 9. Charles Beckinsale, an incredibly humble individual, yet one of the most influential leaders and talented masterminds of the industry who, worth noting, is truly in it for the right reasons! Beckinsale joins us to discuss what it’s like growing up in Australia, his career as a professional Snowboarder as…
 
Informative, heart warming, funny, inspiring. All words that describe this episode with our guest, Lauren (Cook) West. Lauren was an All-American setter for Husker Volleyball from 2010-2012. She is the Husker Sports Network Color Commentator for Volleyball broadcasts, a writer and is also well known for her own podcast, Conversation with the Cooks.…
 
What’s poppin Fam As promised I’m back with another episode of The Real with Ty Lucas and I had the pleasure of having one of my good friends Mia on this episode we dug deep into CoParenting and life , relationships and sex also Zodiac signs Tune in I promise you will enjoy this conversation!! As always thank you for your support and your love and …
 
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