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Four snowboarding leg exercises
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.
U.S. Resorts That Ban Snowboarding. Page 2.
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
Snowboard bindings are the only connection you have between yourself and your snowboard, so it's important your bindings are right for you.
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
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!
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.
Our expert hand picked the best men's snowboard boots for 2014-2015 based on function, comfort, style, and price.
Before you buy snowboard boots, read this article for some helpful tips and information on choosing this important piece of gear or equipment.
With airlines charging fees for everything these days, packing efficiently for a snowboard vacation is more important than ever.
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a snowboard.
Things to consider before buying a snowboard.
Our expert picked the 7 best women's snowboarding jackets for the 2014-15 season based on funtion, style, and price.
Our expert hand picked the 10 best snowboarding jackets for the 2014-15 season based on style, function, and price.
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.
A list of everything you need to be comfortable when you go snowboarding
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season! Page 3.
Our expert hand picked the top 10 best pairs of snowboard pants for 2014-15 based on function, comfort, style, and price.
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
Riding fakie (switch) is really easy. You just need a few pointers to get started.
Our expert picked the 10 best snowboard bindings of 2014-15 for the park, backcountry, and women, based on comfort, performance, and price.
Our expert picked out the 10 best cheap snowboard boots based on performance, function, style, comfort, and, of course, price.
Everything that you need to know about preparing for snowboard cross both on and off the hill.
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.
Our expert hand-picked the 7 best cheap snowboard jackets will give you the most bang for your buck in the 2014-15 season.
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
Our expert picked the best snowboard gloves for 2 014-15 based on warmth, function, durability, and price.
Snowboarders are less likely to suffer knee injuries than skiers. Snowboarding is a better sport for people with a history of knee injuries.
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
The 7 best snowboard boots for women for the 2014-2015 season picked by our expert based on a function, comfort, style, and price.
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.
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.
Good boots are key to a fun snowboarding experience for your child. Here are our expert's picks for the best kids' snowboard boots in 2014-15.
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.
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
The 10 best all-mountain snowboards for 2014-15 to help you rip through the park, backcountry, and corduroy.
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards.
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.
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.
To achieve maximum results, you have to have your bindings set up just right before hitting the park.
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.
Snowboard parks are continually evolving and getting bigger and badder. This list includes the 10 most epic terrain parks in the world.
Sharpening your snowboard's edges is easy and only takes about 10 minutes. This is how you do it.
Upper-body strength is a more important for snowboarders than many people think. Here's why.
Building a snowboard jump (kicker) my sound simple, but it requires careful planning to make one that's truly epic. Here's how.
Determine what type of snowboarder you are. Different disciplines include freestyle, all-mountain, racing, big-mountain/backcountry, or just cruising.
Most people exercise their legs for snowboarding while forgetting about this equally essential fitness component.
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.
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
Gear review of the Burton Driver X snowboard boot.
Breckenridge Ski Resort, located in Breckenridge, Colorado, offers nearly 2,400 acres of skiing and snowboarding spread over four mountain peaks.
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
What hybrid camber (also called camber combination or cambered medley) is and how it affects a snowboard's performance.
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
The definition of a goofy foot rider on a 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 catch air and land solidly on a snowboard.
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.
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
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.
Carving on a snowboard is not as easy as it may seem. This tutorial takes you through it step-by-step,
Making sure your snowboard is the correct size will go a long way towards ensuring top performance on the snow.
How to snowboard, with tips and advice on snowboard lessons, snowboard equipment, snowboard resorts, travel and more!
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
Why Telluride is like no other resort in the United States, and how my visit convinced me of that.
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
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.
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.
Now is a great (read: cheap) time to stock up on snowboarding gear for next year
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.
Whistler Blackcomb, located in the Candian Province of British Columbia, is the largest ski and snowboard resort in North America. The resort will host the 2010 Winter Olympics Alpine Skiing and Snowboarding events beginning in February, 2010.
About Scotty Lago: Scott "Scotty" Lago is an American professional snowboarder and the winner of the
Footedness - Definition of Footedness. Includes the names of what is the left or right forward foot stances.
Building your own snowboarding jib box to practice on is surprisingly simple -- and cheap.
Balance is key to improving your snowboarding. Here's how it works.
Instructions for how to ollie and land effectively on a snowboard.
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!
The butter is just one of many flat board tricks that can be performed by a snowboarder.
Mark McMorris came from the flattest province in Canada, but that didn't stop him from stomping the first-ever backside triple cork 1440.
Vail, located in Vail, Colorado, is the largest ski and snowboard resort in the United States and is a major four-season vacation destination.
The Oakley Gascan Small is one in a long line of stylish sunglasses from Oakley.
A stomp pad is a snowboarding accessory designed to provide traction for the rider when one foot is out of the bindings.
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program.
The Capstrap is one of the most important innovations to come to the world of snowboard equipment in the past few years.
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.
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
The tailsaver is a must-have accessory for any beginner snowboarder, as well as anyone concerned with protecting their tailbone from impact, injury, or cold.
Giro Bad Lieutenant Snowboard Helmet
On July 1st, 2014 an unidentified buyer paid $31,313.13 for a vintage Burton snowboard. This is how it went down.
Everything you need to know about Ride Snowboards Company including company history, team riders, and snowboard design and technology.
The highback is an integral and important part of a snowboard binding.
A jibstick is a specialized type of snowboard, and not something you'll want to ride in most conditions.
Everything you need to know about the International Ski Federation (FIS) including history, events, and medal winners.
Terrain Parks have exploded in popularity over the past several years, with many resorts now featuring multiple parks spread across the mountain.
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
The definition of a 720 in snowboarding.
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 nollie is a snowboarding trick, and the opposite of the ollie on a snowboard.
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
Step-by-step instructions how to boardslide on a snowboard.
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.
Everything you need to know about snowboard manufacturer K2.
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
The Crippler is a very impressive snowboarding trick with a dubious name.
Loveland Ski Area is located in Georgetown, Colorado, and features 81 trails spread over 1,365 acres. Loveland is traditionally one of the first resorts to open in the U.S.
Resort profile and description of Killington Resort in Killington, Vermont.
Description and review of the Oakley WISDOM snowboard goggle.
Guide review of Vew-Do Balance Boards Indy model.
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
A definition of camber for snowboards
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
A profile of Jackson Hole Ski Area
The definition of a 540 in snowboarding.
Definition of the snowboarding term 'kicker'.
Everything you need to know about Sugar Bowl Ski Resort, like where to stay, what kind of terrain there is, where to find cheap lift tickets, and more.
The definition of slopestyle, a competitive snowboarding event.
Definition of a snowboard halfpipe.
Kevin Pearce is a professional snowboarder and is considered one of the top U.S. snowboarders alongside other greats like Shaun White and Danny Kass.
Definition of Alpine Snowboarding.
A Split Board is the snowboard world's answer to backcountry skiing and riding.
Louie Vito is a professional snowboarder who has won numerous titles including the Chevy U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix; Vito also appeared on ABC's Dancing with the Stars in 2009.
What rocker on a snowboard is and how it affects performance.
Slopestyle snowboarding makes it's debut at the 2014 Winter Olympics. This is how it happened, what it means, and why it's awesome.
State-owned Cannon Mountain is located within Franconia Notch State Park in Franconia Notch, New Hampshire, and features 60 trails and 9 lifts, including one of New England's only aerial tramways.
Everything you need to know about snowboarding at Heavenly, including how to get there, where to stay, and where to find discount lift tickets.
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to snowboard.
Everything you need to know about snowboarding in the Winter Olympics including history, governing bodies, and medalists
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.
Loon Mountain is located in New Hampshire, and features 53 trails, 12 lifts, a 400 foot long superpipe, and two terrain parks.
Everything you need to know about snowboarding at Big Sky Resort, Montana.
A snowboard tool is a useful little gizmo that snowboarders carry around.
Kaitlyn Farrington came from a small farming town and is hitting it big in snowboarding.
Snowboard boot and glove dryers dry your snowboard boots and gloves after a day on the slopes, so you don't have to deal with cold, wet hands and feet the next time you go snowboarding.
The fit of your snowboard boots is one of the most important factors in your enjoyment of the sport. Learn how to properly fit snowboard boots by reading this piece!
Cypress Mountain in Vancouver, British Columbia is the official venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic Snowboarding events.
Handplants are not easy, but with a little practice you will be able to master this advanced stylin' manoeuvre.
Resort profile for Aspen Mountain in Aspen, Colorado.
Profile of Keep Winter Cool.org, a joint initiative between the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) that aims to put a stop to global warming in order to preserve winter sports.
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
A profile of Kimberley Alpine Resort
: In snowboarding lingo, steeze is a word used to describe a rider who performs with a combination of
Snowboarding definitions and terminology. The definition of a custom foot bed or custom insole.
A snowcat is a tracked vehicle that is used to travel over snow, as well as to groom and prepare ski and snowboard resort surfaces.