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10 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
The Complete Guide to Figuring Out Your...
Dialing in your snowboard stance is one of the most important things you can do to set up. Stance width, angles, and being centered on the board all combine to help you and your equipment perform at the highest level possible.
Jib
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season!
How to Store Your Snowboard In the Offseason
When storing your snowboard during the off-season, a few simple steps will ensure your equipment stays in good shape and is ready to go when the snow falls again!
How to Learn Snowboarding
How to snowboard, with tips and advice on snowboard lessons, snowboard equipment, snowboard resorts, travel and more!
NO Snowboards Allowed!
U.S. Resorts That Ban Snowboarding. Page 2.
3 Types of Snowboard Bindings
Snowboard bindings are the only connection you have between yourself and your snowboard, so it's important your bindings are right for you.
How to Make 2 Different Turns on a Snowboard
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
Snowboarding's Easy on the Knees
Snowboarders are less likely to suffer knee injuries than skiers. Snowboarding is a better sport for people with a history of knee injuries.
What Clothes and Gear Do You Need To Go...
A list of everything you need to be comfortable when you go snowboarding
How to Ride a T-Bar
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
How to Pack for a Snowboard Vacation (Flying)
With airlines charging fees for everything these days, packing efficiently for a snowboard vacation is more important than ever.
FUEL TV Profile
FUEL TV is a cable television channel focused on action sports such as skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding, surfing, bmx and other sports. The channel launched in 2003, and currently beams action sports content 24 hours a day into over 26 million American households.
Vail Resort Review
Vail, located in Vail, Colorado, is the largest ski and snowboard resort in the United States and is a major four-season vacation destination.
How to Ride a Snowboard Fakie (Switch)
Riding fakie (switch) is really easy. You just need a few pointers to get started.
Pretty Designs Aside, How to Choose the Right...
Buying a new snowboard is fun and exciting, but when faced with several hundred bright, shiny snowboards in the shop, choosing the right board for you can seem almost impossible.
Before Shaun White's Double There was the...
This trick performed on a snowboard or a skateboard involves a front flip as well as a backside 540, often as the rider performs a mute grab.
This Crazy New Trend Is Bringing Snowboarding...
Snowskates are snowboard and skateboard hybrids designed for riders to perform skateboard tricks in urban settings when street features are covered in snow.
Whoa. And I thought I had a nice park snowboard.
The 7 best park snowboards for 2014 - 15 are built to help you jib, spin, and slide without doing too much damage to your wallet.
How to Wax a Snowboard
Learning how to wax your snowboard is a great way to save money on maintenance throughout the season and ensure your equipment is always performing at the highest level possible.
How to Prepare for a Snowboard Cross Competition
Everything that you need to know about preparing for snowboard cross both on and off the hill.
How to Set Up Your Bindings for Carving
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
How Tall Should My Snowboard Be?
Making sure your snowboard is the correct size will go a long way towards ensuring top performance on the snow.
How to Carve on a Snowboard
Carving on a snowboard is not as easy as it may seem. This tutorial takes you through it step-by-step,
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a snowboard.
The Best Helmet Headphones for Skiers and...
These five sets of helmet headphones offer superior comfort, durability, and sound to keep you rocking and shredding throughout the 2014-15 season.
How to Sharpen Your Snowboard's Edges
Sharpening your snowboard's edges is easy and only takes about 10 minutes. This is how you do it.
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
Top 10 Women's Freestyle Snowboards
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards.
How to choose the perfect snowboard this year
Different types of snowboards are designed for different types of terrain. This guide will help you choose the correct snowboard for your riding needs.
5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a...
Things to consider before buying a snowboard.
What is P-Tex?
P-Tex is a wonderful material that allows modern skis and snowboards to absorb wax and glide efficiently in a variety of different snow conditions.
How to Set Up Snowboard Bindings to Ride in the...
To achieve maximum results, you have to have your bindings set up just right before hitting the park.
How To Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
Jake Burton
Jake Burton is the founder and owner of Burton Snowboards. He is credited with being one of the men who invented the sport of snowboarding.
The 12 Most Expensive Snowboards Ever Sold
These 12 most expensive snowboards in history are pretty insane. They’ll definitely make you feel better about the price you paid for your snowboard.
Preparing Your Snowboard for a New Season
If you want to get the most out of your old gear there are several things you can do to ensure it's performing at the top its game.
How to Set Up Your Stance for All-Mountain...
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
How to Build a Snowboard Jump (Kicker)
Building a snowboard jump (kicker) my sound simple, but it requires careful planning to make one that's truly epic. Here's how.
10 Jobs You Can Get That Will Allow You To...
These ten snowboard jobs are ones that will let you hit the mountain every day of the week, so you never miss the best days of the season.
Footedness
Footedness - Definition of Footedness. Includes the names of what is the left or right forward foot stances.
Goofy Foot
The definition of a goofy foot rider on a snowboard.
3 Snowboarding Disciplines and The Equipment...
Determine what type of snowboarder you are. Different disciplines include freestyle, all-mountain, racing, big-mountain/backcountry, or just cruising.
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
How You Should Dress to Go Snowboarding
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
The 10 Best All-Mountain Snowboards of 2014-15
The 10 best all-mountain snowboards for 2014-15 to help you rip through the park, backcountry, and corduroy.
Where to Buy a New Snowboard
Buying a new snowboard is a big investment, so make sure you where to buy your new snowboard. Not all shops are created equal, whether brick and mortar or online.
Every Major Snowboard Brand in the World
The definitive snowboard brand list, including all the major brands manufacturing and selling new snowboards.
Need new snowboard boots? Here are the 7 best...
Our expert hand picked the best men's snowboard boots for 2014-2015 based on function, comfort, style, and price.
Snowboarding Existed Before 1990? Well, Sort Of
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
Get NEW Snowboard Gear for Cheap by Buying at...
Buying snowboard equipment at the end of the season is almost always cheaper than buying at the beginning of the season. Brand new boards, boots, and bindings are often available for a great price as shops and retailers wind down their winter seasons.
10 Places You Should Live If You Love...
Living in a snowboard town gives you more riding time, but the nightlife, shops, and off-mountain adventures make these towns the best places to live any time of year.
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
How to Frontside Stop on a Snowboard
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
6 Things You Should Know Before You Buy...
Before you buy snowboard boots, read this article for some helpful tips and information on choosing this important piece of gear or equipment.
How to Take a Jump on a Snowboard
How to catch air and land solidly on a snowboard.
Looking for cheap snowboard boots? Here's the...
Our expert picked out the 10 best cheap snowboard boots based on performance, function, style, comfort, and, of course, price.
The 7 the most stylish and functional women's...
Our expert picked the 7 best women's snowboarding jackets for the 2014-15 season based on funtion, style, and price.
He came from the flattest province in Canada,...
Mark McMorris came from the flattest province in Canada, but that didn't stop him from stomping the first-ever backside triple cork 1440.
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
Read This Before Your Child Starts Snowboarding
This guide will help you find the ideal starter board, learn about safety precautions, and help your little ripper with the basics of snowboarding.
How to Sideslip on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
How To Ride a Balance Board
Learn how to ride a balance board. They are great off-season training tools for snowboarders, and learning how to ride a balance board is quick and easy!
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
The 12 Best Gifts for Snowboarders This Year
Want to give the best snowboard gifts this year? This snowboarding gift guide includes the 12 best gifts of the season.
How To Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
You'd be amazed how cheap snowboard gear is on...
Now is a great (read: cheap) time to stock up on snowboarding gear for next year
Breckenridge Ski Resort Review
Breckenridge Ski Resort, located in Breckenridge, Colorado, offers nearly 2,400 acres of skiing and snowboarding spread over four mountain peaks.
10 Helpful Tips For Saving Money On Snowboardin...
These 15 tips will help you get the best deals on gear, so you don’t have to drain your pockets when it’s time to ride.
Hybrid Camber and Flat Camber
What hybrid camber (also called camber combination or cambered medley) is and how it affects a snowboard's performance.
The 10 Hottest Women in Snowboarding Right Now
These 10 women are those who are sticking landings, venturing into uncharted terrain, tearing through gates, and looking good the entire time.
The 10 Best Resorts for Snowboarding in the...
The 10 best resorts for snowboarding in the United States offer a mixture of epic terrain parks, chest-deep powder, and extreme big mountain terrain.
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
What is a Stomp Pad?
A stomp pad is a snowboarding accessory designed to provide traction for the rider when one foot is out of the bindings.
7 Summer Vacations Every Snowboarder Should Take
These summer vacations for snowboarders are ones that will keep you in shape while fulfilling your thirst for travel and hair-raising fun.
The Biggest List Snowboard Instructor Courses...
This list of snowboard instructor's courses around the world will help you become a well-respected snowboard instructor at the resort of your choice.
10 Best Resorts for Your Christmas Snowboard...
The 10 best ski and snowboard resorts in the USA for enjoying a truly white (up to your chest in powder) Christmas.
Killington Resort Profile
Resort profile and description of Killington Resort in Killington, Vermont.
Need a new snowboarding jacket? These are this...
Our expert hand picked the 10 best snowboarding jackets for the 2014-15 season based on style, function, and price.
Keystone Resort Review
Keystone Resort, located in Keystone, Colorado, is one of the largest ski and snowboard resorts in the U.S., and is known for being family friendly, as well as being the biggest resort in Colorado to offer night skiing.
The yoga poses that help snowboarders improve
The following yoga poses are ones every snowboarder should practice, whether you're a beginner rider or expert-level action sports junkie.
Everything You Need to Snowboard the Backcountr...
This backcountry snowboarding gear guide will help you choose the correct equipment, so you stay safe and comfortable when riding out of bounds.
How to Skate on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
K2 Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you need to know about snowboard manufacturer K2.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
Snowboarding Equipment & Gear - All About...
According to popular lore, 92% of human feet can benefit from some type of correction, which is where Orthotics or custom foot beds come into play.
The Safety Gear Every Snowboarder Needs
These pieces of snowboard safety gear will help you avoid unnecessary injuries while increasing your confidence and peace of mind on the mountain.
How to Do a Melon (Melancholy) Grab on a...
The melon is a simple grab that looks great if done properly. Here's how you can make it look sick.
7 Places You Didn't Know About Where You Can...
Thought snowboard season was over? Think again. Check out these 7 places you didn't know about where you can snowboard this summer.
7 Websites With Cheap Gifts for Snowboarders
Seven easy-to-use websites that offer top quality snowboard gifts and gear for the cheapest prices in the industry.
10 snowboarding movies you have to watch right...
The top ten snowboarding movies in history that every rider must see.
The 7 Best Snowboarding Jacket Deals On The...
Our expert hand-picked the 7 best cheap snowboard jackets will give you the most bang for your buck in the 2014-15 season.
The 5 Best Mounts For Storing Your Snowboard...
These five snowboard wall mounts are the best around for keeping your snowboard safe, secure, and rust-free when you're not on the hill.
Skier Day
The definition of a skier day, a ski and snowboard industry term for guest visits.
Terrain Park
Terrain Parks have exploded in popularity over the past several years, with many resorts now featuring multiple parks spread across the mountain.
Do you know how to stay in shape for snowboardi...
Staying fit during the off-season is essential to becoming a better snowboarder and minimizing risk of injury. Here are 7 awesome ways to do it!
Travis Rice: Pro Snowboarder Profile
Travis Rice is a professional snowboarder with several Winter X-Games medals to his name; Rice is considered by many to be one of the best all-around snowboarders in the world.
The Clothing You Need for Spring Snowboarding...
Spring snowboarding conditions are drastically different than those in the heart of the season, and so is the clothing riders wear.
The Best Snowboard Helmets for 2014-15
These seven snowboard helmets with innovative new features are some of the hottest pieces of snowboarding equipment for the 2014-15 season.
The best snowoard jackets of 2014 -15 for your...
These top childrens' snowboard jackets for the 2014-15 season are the best in terms of durability, comfort, and value for your growing little shredder.
If you can't go snowboarding, this is the next...
Snowboarding games have been helping riders endure the off season since the early 1990s. These 10 games are the best ones ever released.
The Broke Snowboarder's Guide to Staying In...
These six ways to stay in shape during the summer months will keep you in top condition without depleting your savings for snowboard season.
Frequently Asked Questions about Learning to...
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to snowboard.
Arapahoe Basin
Located in Summit County, Colorado, Arapahoe Basin offers 105 trails spread over 900 acres. With a summit elevation over 13,000 feet, A-Basin is known for having one of the longest seasons in the U.S.
Snowboard parks are usually pretty epic, but...
Snowboard parks are continually evolving and getting bigger and badder. This list includes the 10 most epic terrain parks in the world.
Snowboard Jacket Buyer's Guide 2014-15
Your snowboard jacket buyer's guide to help you find the best men's, women's, and budget jackets on the market in 2014-15.
Looking for new snowboard boots ladies? Here...
The 7 best snowboard boots for women for the 2014-2015 season picked by our expert based on a function, comfort, style, and price.
Jibstick
A jibstick is a specialized type of snowboard, and not something you'll want to ride in most conditions.
The best cameras for making an unforgettable...
These five action cameras are the best for shooting top-quality snowboarding photos and videos to capture your exploits on the hill.
Your Complete Snowboard Gear Buyer's Guide for...
This snowboard gear buyer's guide for the 2014/15 season will help you find the ideal board, bindings, jacket, and other gear to help you perform your best.
Big Sky Snowboard Resort Profile
Everything you need to know about snowboarding at Big Sky Resort, Montana.
I researched the 10 top snowboard brands....
These 10 snowboard brands are the most trusted in the industry for their unparallelled commitment to quality, innovation, and style.
What is Slopestyle and When Does it Debut as an...
Slopestyle snowboarding makes it's debut at the 2014 Winter Olympics. This is how it happened, what it means, and why it's awesome.
Legendary Snowboard Shops Every Rider Should...
Despite an increase in online shopping, a number of legendary snowboard shops still exist. These 10 snowboard shops are ones every rider should visit.
This simple trick can save you up to 80% on ski...
Discount ski hill lift ticket vendors are popping up all the time, both online and in ski towns. Here are the 12 best.
Beaver Creek Resort Review
Beaver Creek Resort, located in Eagle County, Colorado, is the sister resort to Vail, and is one of the most luxurious ski and snowboard resorts in the U.S.
5 Companies That Build Dream Snowboards
A custom snowboard is the only way to ensure a board is perfect for your riding style. These custom snowboard manufacturers are the best in the industry.
How to Boardslide on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions how to boardslide on a snowboard.
Kaitlyn Farrington Professional Snowboarder...
Kaitlyn Farrington came from a small farming town and is hitting it big in snowboarding.
You do not want to go spring snowboarding...
Stay safe, comfortable, and stylish with these five must-have pieces of spring snowboarding gear, from sunscreen to wax, UV-protective goggles, and more.
Is Snowboarding without Bindings the Next Big...
Noboarding is an offshoot of snowboarding growing into a movement. It's harder, more technical, and has the respect of serious riders everywhere
Snowboard Boot Buyer's Guide 2014-15
This snowboard boot buyer's guide highlights the best men's, women's, children's, and budget snowboard boots for 2014-15.
Preventing Snowboard Theft: Lock Up Your...
A snowboard lock is the best way to prevent snowboard theft, and can make the difference between someone stealing your board or moving on to an easier target.
The Top 7 Snowboard Racks for Your Mountain...
These seven snowboard racks are the best in the industry, keeping your boards safe and you more comfortable on every trip to the mountain.
Gondola
Snowboarding Definitions - Definition of a Gondola
Shaun White: Pro Snowboarder Profile
Shaun White is a pro snowboarder, the owner of 8 Winter X-Games Gold medals, an Olympic Gold medal, and is also a pro skateboarder, competing in the Summer X-Games and The Mountain Dew AST Tour.
4 Equipment-Free Snowboarding Leg Exercises
Four snowboarding leg exercises
Indoor Snowboarding Facilties You Have to See...
This comprehensive list of indoor snowboarding facilities proves that you can still advance your snowboarding skills when there's no snow on the ground.
The Crippler
The Crippler is a very impressive snowboarding trick with a dubious name.
The 8 Women's Snowboard Accessories You Have to...
Eight women's snowboard accessories every girl on the mountain should have for form, function, and feminine flair.
Snowboard Size Chart
This snowboard size chart will help you determine the size range you should be shopping for your new snowboard.
The Complete Guide to Buying Snowboard Bindings
Bindings are one of the most important pieces of snowboard gear you will buy. Make sure you know how to choose the right snowboard bindings.
How to Save Money and Snowboard More for Less
Snowboarding is an expensive sport, but there are many ways to get more for less. Learn about lift ticket deals and discounts, frequent skier programs, season pass deals and more.
Is Your Snowboard Wax Holding You Back?
Snowboard wax is an undervalued part of a snowboarder's gear. This guide explains how it works and how to choose the right kind for your board.
5 Snowboard Movies You Don't Want to Miss from...
The following snowboard movies are our favorites from 2014, offering an awesome mix of elite riders, extreme terrain, and unbelievable maneuvers.
The10 GoPro Accessories Every Snowboarder Needs
These top 5 GoPro accessories for snowboarding will help you get the best possible action shots and videos on the mountain.
Regular Foot
The definition of a regular foot rider on a snowboard.
8 Balance Training Tools Every Snowboarder Needs
These eight tools are some of the best snowboard balance-training devices on the market, so your snowboarding skills won't fade when you're not on the mountain.
How to do a Method on a Snowboard
The method is one of the oldest and most stylish grabs in snowboarding. This is how your do it right.
Our expert picked the best gloves for...
Our expert picked the best snowboard gloves for 2 014-15 based on warmth, function, durability, and price.
Splitboards keep getting better and better, and...
Our experts have chosen the 7 best splitboards to carry you into the backcountry in the 2014-15 season based on performance, durability, and price.
8 Websites with Cheap Snowboards for Sale Right...
These eight websites will help you find and purchase a brand-new, cheap snowboard for a fraction of the price you'd pay in a brick-and-mortar store.
Setting Up Your Stance for Pipe Riding
Setting up your stance for pipe riding is basically just understanding the basics and then adjusting for what feels right to you.
Is Urban Snowboarding the Next Big Extreme Sport?
Urban snowboarding takes snowboarding to the streets for a more affordable and accessible alternative to resort riding.
Spring Snowboarding
Spring presents some of the best snow and weather conditions for snowboarding, so be sure to take advantage of warmer weather and longer days before the snow melts away!
Snowboard Cross Training: Bicycling
Staying in shape during the off-season can be a challenge, but the rewards of cross training and conditioning are noticeable and well-worth the work when it comes time to strap the snowboard on again.
When Did Parallel Slalom Debut at the Winter...
Parallel slalom snowboarding debuts at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but few people understand what it is.

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