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Interviews starring influential people in the outdoor space and beyond. We talk with entrepreneurs, artists, athletes and change makers who are following their passion and pursuing the best version of themselves. Our purpose is to provide a positive impact on our listeners...period. If you walk away pumped up, you've been influenced. Hosted by Todd Heath, Chief Motivator of Bomb Snow (bombsnow.com) and supported by TREW (trewgear.com). Thanks for listening. Leave a comment so we can better ourselves.

Influence This Todd Heath, Bomb Snow Media

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Interviews starring influential people in the outdoor space and beyond. We talk with entrepreneurs, artists, athletes and change makers who are following their passion and pursuing the best version of themselves. Our purpose is to provide a positive impact on our listeners...period. If you walk away pumped up, you've been influenced. Hosted by Todd Heath, Chief Motivator of Bomb Snow (bombsnow.com) and supported by TREW (trewgear.com). Thanks for listening. Leave a comment so we can better ourselves.

    Influence This | Episode 14: Randa Chehab

    Influence This | Episode 14: Randa Chehab

    Randa Chehab is the Executive Director of India Water Project. Their goal is to ease the burden on women and girls, throughout the underserved communities of India by providing clean, safe, easily-accessible, sustainable and environmentally sound sources of clean water. Chehab graduated from Smith college with a BA in Developmental Psychology, and a BA in medicine from UW-Madison as a Physician Assistant, and received her Masters in Global Health from Northwestern University. She is a long time student and teacher of yoga, owning her own studio in Bozeman, MT from 2001-2017. She began yearly trips to India in 2006, and has taught internationally since 2009. In 2011, she was introduced to her mentor, Eve Ensler in India during the V-DAY’s ONE BILLION RISING global campaign to end violence against women and girls. Randa moved to South India in 2019 to open a homestay and yoga center, focusing on implementing a yoga program to help address women’s and girls trauma. The double disasters of the 2020 COVID pandemic and Cyclone AMPHAN devastated the NGO she partnered with. When asked what they needed in the days following the cyclone, they responded with a desperate need for clean, accessible water. Randa is currently living in Bozeman with her two dogs, and is fighting the court system in India, who have since denied her Visa and passport to get back into the country.

    • 48 min
    Influence This, S2 | Episode 13: Aaron Blaine

    Influence This, S2 | Episode 13: Aaron Blaine

    Aaron Blaine is a retired Army Green Beret, who deployed all over the world, including multiple combat tours to Iraq and Afghanistan. He was a lead trainer at a men’s emotional wellness organization and spent time working in the Alaskan Bush as a safety guide for National Geographic BBC. He also spent years leading wilderness expeditions for special forces veterans returning home, worked closely with gold-star families and children, and coaches men from all walks of life. He is a certified yoga instructor, a hunter, and a total badass. He lives in Montana with his wife, 2 wild boys, and 2 dogs. Our friend, comedian, and podcaster Adam Thorne also joins us in this special episode.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Influence This, S2 | Episode 12: Max Lowe

    Influence This, S2 | Episode 12: Max Lowe

    Known for his ability to capture stories in the most remote corners of the world, Max Lowe has honed his skill as a director and photographer in his search fro adventure and narratives unheard.
    From his home in the mountains of Montana to now countless countries, landscapes and cultures across the globe, Max has been witness to stories spanning the gap of human experience.
    Beginning his career with National Geographic in 2012 with a Young Explorers Grant, and then going on to work with National Geographic Magazine, Men’s Journal, Outside Magazine and numerous other outdoor publications and brands, he forged a career for himself traversing the globe telling both his own stories as well as those of the people he encountered along the way.
    In recent years, Max has directed, shot and produced numerous award-winning short documentary films that garnered screen time at festivals such as Cannes, Tribeca and Indi Short Docs, and most recently directed his first feature doc “Torn” which premiered at Telluride Film Festival and is now available on Disney+ with National Geographic Docs.
    With a background in journalistic style storytelling honed over years of work with countless international brands and media partners, Max has emerged with a distinct style. You can check out more of his work at: maxlowemedia.com
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Influence This, S2 | Episode 11: Rafael Pease

    Influence This, S2 | Episode 11: Rafael Pease

    Rafael Pease is a 28 year old Chilean/Cuban filmaker who uses his backgrounds in environmental sciences, socio-environmental rights, activism and career as a professional snowboard mountaineer to create forward thinking documentaries. His storytelling throughout his films focuses a lot on conservation and social injustices as well as mountaineering and a love for the mountains. Rafa is currently living in Alaska and filming for his upcoming freeride project, Freemos.

    • 57 min
    Influence This | Episode 10: Shannon Corsi

    Influence This | Episode 10: Shannon Corsi

    Shannon Corsi is an award-winning director, photographer, and producer. This fall, she released her first documentary, NEXUS, an award-winning feature-length ski film featuring an all-female cast. Corsi started taking still photographs at a young age and never really stopped. Her enthusiasm and drive to create on her own terms is super inspiring – it's no wonder her client list now spans over 200 brands and publications with no signs of stopping. 

    • 59 min
    Influence This | Episode 9: McKenna Peterson

    Influence This | Episode 9: McKenna Peterson

    McKenna Peterson is a professional skier in the winter and a professional boat captain in the summer. Born and raised in beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho, Peterson grew up racing on the Sun Valley Ski Team and eventually raced for UC Boulder on the USCSA team. After being introduced to big mountain skiing and the Freeskiing World Tour a year after collegiate racing, McKenna said goodbye to her skinny skis and started competing in Big Mountain competitions. Since starting on the World Tour, McKenna has been in several Warren Miller films, MSP films, and other independent off-shoots. She is still focused on competing but has focused a lot of energy on her grieving process and becoming a mentor to other women in the industry. 

    • 51 min

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