If you can’t decide which sport to choose, here’s some reasons why snowboarding is better than skiing. There are more reasons, for sure, but I compiled a list of the top 19 for you to peruse. Because pizza and fries should be left in the chalet on the lunch menu, not used for an extreme […]
Backcountry snowboarding. The real reason many of us started to board. The freedom of being in nature with no one else dictating which line you are going to take. It’s the ultimate form of snowboarding and can be started earlier than people think. The number one thing to take into consideration when backcountry snowboarding is
Snowboarding is the ultimate sport. Freedom, fun, speed, tricks, friends, solo, it has it all and, with so many options, it really has something for everyone. Learning to snowboard seems daunting at the start, so here’s the ultimate beginner’s guide to snowboarding, brought to you by someone whose been shredding for well over a decade
Did you do yourself the disservice of procreating? Do you miss the hill and shredding pow-pow so desperately that you’d face it with your little angels? Don’t forget, Lucifer was an angel at one time. And you, you brave and desperate soul, can teach your kids to snowboard… or die trying. I’m honestly not sure
Despite how fun snowboarding is, the fact remains that there is an element of danger associated with the sport. That’s part of the draw as snowboarders look to the slopes for their daily adrenaline rush. Serious injuries are a bummer because they keep you off the slopes for months at a time. Is Snowboarding dangerous?
Is snowboarding like ripsticking? One is a summer sport on two wheels, the other is a winter sport with an edge. The similarities between the two are surprising yet obvious. Riding a ripstick is more like snowboarding than skateboarding or longboarding. Although they are all ridden with your dominant foot at the back, a ripstick
There are countless hobbies and activities that you can choose to get involved in, but many will pale in comparison to snowboarding. Snowboarding is physically and mentally invigorating, a workout like no other, and it’s awesome for many different reasons. Snowboarding has many health benefits and is good for you for a number of reasons.
The mountain inspires each of us in different ways. The way we choose to ride down becomes an artistic expression. Snowboarders are a creative group, and thus, there are many different styles, and types of snowboarding. Snowboarding type refers to the kind of board used to navigate the mountain. These boards are specifically designed with
Tightening your snowboard bindings properly is important to ensure that you have proper board control during your session. If you’re a newcomer to snowboarding than you may be wondering how tight your bindings need to be. Your bindings should be sufficiently tight to prevent excess movement of your foot while carving down the mountain. With
The question of whether or not a person needs a snowboard leash has people divided. You can try to keep googling the topic, but there is no definitive answer that is universally accepted. The question should really be broken down into – Do you need to have a snowboard leash or do you have to