Stories from inspiring people making incredible, positive change through sports in their communities.
STOPPING OCEAN PLASTIC ONE RIVER BARRIER AT A TIME
Salomon ambassador Sam Bencheghib’s homeland of Indonesia has gone from paradise to plastic-filled, so he decided to do something about it. With his siblings, he started Sungai Watch, a non-profit that builds river barriers to stop plastic from entering the ocean. This year, he visited Salomon to share ideas on using recycled plastic.
SAVED BY SNOWBOARDING
What if your life was put in danger just because you loved snowboarding? This is the incredible story of a Salomon snowboard athlete Victor Daviet who helped the Afghan Snowboard team escape from their country when the Taliban took power and changed everything.
TRASH IS GOLD
A small group of designers, product developers and R&D experts from across Salomon went on a mission to help change the mindset around waste. What came out were eccentric, different, unique and authentic objects that ignited excitement in their makers, and inspired a new way of turning trash into gold.