Andrew is a creative writer, storyteller, educator, and sponsored snowboarder working with Kindred Custom Snowboards. He was the first freestyle snowboarder to receive a scholarship to Quest University’s Leaders in Elite Athletics and Performance Program where he studied “Flow Theory” as it applies to action sports, creativity and education. While at Quest, Andrew was elected as Minister of Arts & Culture, was Creative Director of Quest’s biannual arts collaborative magazine, and he organized Squamish’s first Poetry Slams. His newest project is a platform for local generated content at and he attributes any success in life to growing up on Black Creek well water and cliff jumping as a child.
Halfway through Joy District’s set, the power to their bass, both guitars, and all four microphones cut out. On its feet, the crowd shifted from energetic towards empathetic. From the only cordless […]
Words by Andrew Wood