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This is the end of the trip, we're driving back to Sapporo and the packing job in our van is getting really sloppy.

Photos & Captions: Oli Gagnon

SNOWBOARDER Senior photographer Oli Gagnon and the Salomon team left the mountains in Japan and headed into Sapporo to spend their last days on the North Island. You can imagine that spending time in a Japanese city is a complete culture shock since nothing is familiar. In this Dispatch see how the Salomon team coped.

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No caption needed here.

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Guess who's feet.

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Had to go for Sean Genovese's pro model pizza for lunch.

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So awesome.

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The Japanese and they're monster trucks.

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We went for a bit of shopping and Harrison found a cool 't-shart'.

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Then Louif found was he's been looking for this whole trip.

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The Mike Yoshida masks are hot right now.

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I was scrolling through Dirksen's photos on his phone and this one came up.

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Java went for a quick nap before going out.

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This guy was rocking the Don's new pro model boots.

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We met up with our homies from Sapporo and headed to the bar.

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Harry somehow passed out while drinking ice cold beers.

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But then he got a second wind and went partying in the acid room, while someone was, of course, singing karaoke.