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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.
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!
Jib
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
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.
10 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top 10 men's freestyle snowboards.
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
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 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.
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a snowboard.
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 Ride a Snowboard Fakie (Switch)
Riding fakie (switch) is really easy. You just need a few pointers to get started.
How to Make 2 Different Turns on a Snowboard
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
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.
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.
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 Set Up Your Bindings for Carving
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
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.
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.
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 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,
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program.
How to Take a Jump on a Snowboard
How to catch air and land solidly on a snowboard.
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 Prepare for a Snowboard Cross Competition
Everything that you need to know about preparing for snowboard cross both on and off the hill.
What Clothes and Gear Do You Need To Go...
A list of everything you need to be comfortable when you go snowboarding
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.
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
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
Frequently Asked Questions about Learning to...
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to snowboard.
How to Tweak a Grab
Learning to tweak a grab is essential to looking good in the park and expanding your repertoire. Here's how to do it.
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.
How to Boardslide on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions how to boardslide on a snowboard.
The End Is Neigh — But So Is The Beginning
Flowers are beginning to creep up through thin snow. Foliage is turning green. The pond at the bottom of the ski hill is getting bigger. Spring is here, and
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.
How to Set Up Your Stance for All-Mountain...
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
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.
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.
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.
Summer Is Not The Off-Season
We often fall into the same trap. Snowboarding season ends and we forget about it until the next fall when the snow starts to fall and reminds us of our
How You Should Dress to Go Snowboarding
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
Tips for Early Season Snowboarding
The first few days of the season are filled with excitement, but certain precautions must be taken to ensure a long, enjoyable season. Follow these tips to make sure day one isn't the end of your season this year.
Ollie
The ollie is one of the most basic moves on a snowboard. The move, borrowed from skateboarding, is the basis for nearly all other snowboarding tricks.
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season! Page 3.
How to Frontside Stop on a Snowboard
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
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!
How To Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
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.
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.
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
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.
How to Handplant on Snowboard
Handplants are not easy, but with a little practice you will be able to master this advanced stylin' manoeuvre.
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.
How to Sideslip on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
How to Do a Nose Grab on a Snowboard
Nosegrabs are one of the most awkward grabs in snowboarding and are hard to pull off with style. This tutorial explains how to nail them.
Terrain Park
Terrain Parks have exploded in popularity over the past several years, with many resorts now featuring multiple parks spread across the mountain.
Burton Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
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.
How to Ollie on a Snowboard
Instructions for how to ollie and land effectively on a snowboard.
How to Determine Your Snowboard Stance
How to determine your snowboard stance width
Snowboarding Existed Before 1990? Well, Sort Of
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
The Benefits of Spring
The season has ended in most places, but it hasn't ended everywhere. So, for those of you who aren't quite ready to hang up your snowboard for the season, I've
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
Oakley Gascan Small Review
The Oakley Gascan Small is one in a long line of stylish sunglasses from Oakley.
What an Olympics!
The Olympics have come and gone, and they were crazy. The snowboarding events were more dramatic than any in recent history. There was controversy about the
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
10 snowboarding movies you have to watch right...
The top ten snowboarding movies in history that every rider must see.
How to do an Indy Grab
Learn how to do an indy grab and you'll always have a go-to trick to add style to your big airs, flips, and spins.
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.
Reliving the Dream
It's a sad time of year. Another season has come and gone. Yesterday I tucked away my snowboarding gear in the storeroom. It was great while it lasted *sniff*.
How to do a Mute Grab
If you learn how to do a mute grab, this simple trick will become one of your go-to maneuvers for any type of transition.
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.
Paying Homage to the Giants
Paying homage to the Giants. Snowboarding.
All You Need To Know About Sochi
The Sochi 2014 Olympics are coming. If you don't been following all of the snowboarding news, it's hard to keep up on what's new and who's who. So, I wrote a
He landed the first-ever triple cork on a...
Torstein Horgmo landed the first triple cork, but he didn't stop there. From blogging to the Olympics, this Norwegian continues to push the limits.
Skip the Super Bowl for Cheap Turns
Liftopia announced today a ton of super-cheap Super Bowl Sunday lift ticket deals. If you're not planning to watch the game, you should consider scooping up
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.
Off-Season Exploration
It's no secret that I've been spending my summer studying the history of snowboarding. The deeper I go, the deeper it gets. I wish powder was that way.
Want to earn a living snowboarding? Here's how...
Teaching snowboarding is one of the most common jobs for people who want to live the snowboarding lifestyle full time. Here's how to do it.
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.
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 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.
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.
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
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.
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.
History of Snowboarding Timeline Part 2: 1991 -...
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
Like free stickers? Here's how to get more than...
Free stickers are easy to get from snowboarding companies. This list of companies with free stickers will help you get more than you can use.
Snowboarding Events at the Winter X-Games
Everything you could want to know about snowboarding at the Winter X-Games including history, medalists, and more.
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.
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.
Gretchen Bleiler Profile
Gretchen Bleiler is an American professional snowboarder who holds five Winter X-Games halfpipe medals as well as an Olympic Silver medal from the 2006 Games in Torino, Italy.
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.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
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.
How To Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
Do You Know How To Prime Your Gear For The...
Preparing properly for snowboarding in the terrain park can make a big difference in your performance and for safety.
Mount Snow Resort Profile
Resort profile for Mount Snow, located in West Dover, Vermont.
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.
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.
What is a butter?
The butter is just one of many flat board tricks that can be performed by a snowboarder.
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.
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
Go with a Pro
An overview of the American Association of Snowboard Instructors Go with a Pro campaign for learning to snowboard.
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.
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.
Goofy Foot
The definition of a goofy foot rider on a snowboard.
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.
Our experts picked the 10 best pairs of...
Our expert hand picked the top 10 best pairs of snowboard pants for 2014-15 based on function, comfort, style, and price.
Perhaps the most legendary backcountry...
Jeremy Jones is perhaps the most legendary backcountry snowboarder in history.
The Crippler
The Crippler is a very impressive snowboarding trick with a dubious name.
How to Skate on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
Halfpipe
Definition of a snowboard halfpipe.
Thinking of learning to snowboard? Read this...
This collection of snowboard tips will show you everything you need to know to start riding, from choosing the right gear, to turning and stopping.
Ticket to Ride World Snowboard Tour
A comprehensive profile of the Ticket to Ride World Snowboard Tour including history, ownership, events, winners, and more.
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.
Burton Driver X Snowboard Boots
Gear review of the Burton Driver X snowboard boot.
How Young Should Children Start Snowboarding?
This guide will show you how to determine how young your child should learn to snowboard, and how to get him or her started properly.
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.
The best season pass deals for 2015-16 are...
Season and multi-hill passes to North America's top resorts are now on sale for the 2015-2016 snowboard season. These are the best deals out there.
4 Equipment-Free Snowboarding Leg Exercises
Four snowboarding leg exercises
The best women's snowboard jackets 2014-2015
Our expert picked the 7 best women's snowboarding jackets for the 2014-15 season based on funtion, style, and price.
The Right Way to Store Your Snowboard
These simple steps to storing your snowboard will help it last longer and perform to your standards season after season.
The snowboarding terms you need to know for the...
The snowboarding terms you need to know for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Everything you need to prepare for the upcoming...
Everything you need to know to prepare yourself and your board for snowboard season from buying a new snowboard to tuning it up and purchasing lift tickets.
8 Ways to Make Better Snowboard Videos This...
These eight tips will show you how to film better snowboard videos with your GoPro this winter and make you and your friends look awesome.
How to Take Awesome Snowboarding Photos
A guide outlining how to take the best snowboarding photos you've ever taken, from picking a camera, to settings and lighting, to the best maneuvers to catch on camera.
Learning to snowboard this winter? Here's...
This snowboarding guide provides everything you need to know about how to snowboard from buying the correct gear, to taking lessons, and riding lifts, turning, and stoping.
Top 10 Women's Freestyle Snowboards
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards. Page 2.
Toeside
Toeside - Definition of Toeside. Snowboarding.
Do you know the oldest ski resort in the USA?...
Sun Valley is the oldest ski resort in the United States, and has a long-standing reputation for unique character and on-hill experience.
2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Ski and Snowboard...
The snowboard cross course for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics builds on previous designs to create a challenging and exciting new course.
Everything you've ever wanted to know about...
Everything you need to know about snowboarding in the Winter Olympics including history, governing bodies, and medalists
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.
When Did Parallel Slalom Debut at the Winter...
Parallel slalom snowboarding debuts at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but few people understand what it is.
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.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
It's a year of snowboarding firsts in the 2014...
Two awesome new events are debuting in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Here are the details and the schedules for all snowboarding events.
The Tale Of The \$31,313.13 Snowboard
On July 1st, 2014 an unidentified buyer paid $31,313.13 for a vintage Burton snowboard. This is how it went down.
Everything of note happening in the snowboardin...
Every important snowboard competition, festival, and trade show around the world in April 2014.
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!
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!

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