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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.
Jib
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
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!
10 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
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 Ride a T-Bar
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' 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.
How to Learn Snowboarding
How to snowboard, with tips and advice on snowboard lessons, snowboard equipment, snowboard resorts, travel and more!
What Clothes and Gear Do You Need To Go...
A list of everything you need to be comfortable when you go snowboarding
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 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.
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 Set Up Your Stance for All-Mountain...
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
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.
5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a...
Things to consider before buying a 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.
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 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.
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 Set Up Your Bindings for Carving
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
The Tailsaver Tailbone Protector for Snowboarders
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.
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 Sharpen Your Snowboard's Edges
Sharpening your snowboard's edges is easy and only takes about 10 minutes. This is how you do it.
Top 10 Women's Freestyle Snowboards
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards.
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.
Terrain Park
Terrain Parks have exploded in popularity over the past several years, with many resorts now featuring multiple parks spread across the mountain.
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
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 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.
10 snowboarding movies you have to watch right...
The top ten snowboarding movies in history that every rider must see.
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.
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.
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.
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season!
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.
How You Should Dress to Go Snowboarding
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
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.
How to Take a Jump on a Snowboard
How to catch air and land solidly on a snowboard.
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
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.
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.
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 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,
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
4 Equipment-Free Snowboarding Leg Exercises
Four snowboarding leg exercises
How To Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
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.
These Legendary Snowboard Tricks Must Be Seen...
Snowboarding tricks advance and evolve through the years, and they only seem to get crazier. These are the 10 craziest snowboard tricks in history.
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.
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
Frequently Asked Questions about Learning to...
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to snowboard.
Looking for new snowboard bindings? Here are...
Our expert picked the 10 best snowboard bindings of 2014-15 for the park, backcountry, and women, based on comfort, performance, and price.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Goofy Foot
The definition of a goofy foot rider on a snowboard.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 10 Most Epic Snowboarding Quotes
These 10 epic snowboarding quotes are the most inspirational words to be said about your favorite winter sport.
The Snowboarding Leg Workout You Should Be...
This ultimate snowboarding leg workout will help you prepare for multiple days on the slopes, so you don't miss a session due to soreness.
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.
Telluride Snowboard Resort Review 2013
Why Telluride is like no other resort in the United States, and how my visit convinced me of that.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
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.
20 Unbelievable Facts About Snowboarding
These 20 unbelievable snowboard facts are ones you can use to prove to your friends that you know more than they do about your favorite winter sport.
5 Epic Moments That Changed Snowboarding Forever
From the first time snowboarders were welcomed at ski resorts to Shaun White's perfect season, these are the five most epic events in snowboarding history.
10 Epic Snowboarding Movies You Can Watch for...
These 10 free snowboarding movies online aren't just easy on your wallet, they're some of the best snowboard flicks in the industry.
How to Sideslip on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
Every Major Snowboard Brand in the World
The definitive snowboard brand list, including all the major brands manufacturing and selling new snowboards.
Big Sky Snowboard Resort Profile
Everything you need to know about snowboarding at Big Sky Resort, Montana.
How to Ollie on a Snowboard
Instructions for how to ollie and land effectively on a snowboard.
How to Boardslide on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions how to boardslide on a snowboard.
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.
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!
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.
The Most Epic Snowboarding Movies on Netflix...
These five snowboarding movies are the best ones on Netflix right now, and they're guaranteed to get you pumped for next season.
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.
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.
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!
The Tips You Need to Ride Better This Spring
The spring snowboarding tips you need to make the most of the varying spring snow conditions and reduce your chances of a snowboarding injury.
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program.
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.
Highback
The highback is an integral and important part of a snowboard binding.
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
Burton Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
Go with a Pro
An overview of the American Association of Snowboard Instructors Go with a Pro campaign for learning to snowboard.
Is your child wearing the right snowboard boots?
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.
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.
Snowboarding Existed Before 1990? Well, Sort Of
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
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 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.
How to Frontside Stop on a Snowboard
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
How to Skate on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
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 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.
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.
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.
These surprising techniques will improve your...
Some simple stretches can help you to ease sore muscles, reduce risk of injury, and snowboard better.
I didn't think snowboarding in the desert was...
Ski Dubai is the third-largest indoor ski area in the world, but there's much more to it than just skiing and snowboarding.
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.
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.
The 7 Best Backcountry Snowboarding Destination...
These seven destinations are some of the best backcountry snowboarding destinations in the world with hefty snowfall amounts, steep lines, and breathtaking views.
Slopestyle
The definition of slopestyle, a competitive snowboarding event.
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.
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.
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 Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
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.
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.
What is a butter?
The butter is just one of many flat board tricks that can be performed by a snowboarder.
History of Snowboarding Timeline Part 2: 1991 -...
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
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.
Yawgoo Ski Valley Ski & Sports Park
Located in Exeter, Rhode Island, tiny Yawgoo Ski Valley Ski & Sports Park is the only ski and snowboard area in the state of Rhode Island. With a summit elevation of 370 feet, the area features 13 trails and 5 lifts spread over 36 acres. Snow tubing is also offered during the winter.
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.
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
How to Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
How to Determine Your Snowboard Stance
How to determine your snowboard stance
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jibstick
A jibstick is a specialized type of snowboard, and not something you'll want to ride in most conditions.
The Injuries You Don't Want to Happen on the...
Knowing about snowboarding injuries can help you take action to the prevent them, and the following are the most common injuries in the sport.
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 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.
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.
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.
Alpine Snowboarding
Definition of Alpine Snowboarding.
5 Mountains Every Snowboarder Should Ride This...
The following resorts are the best places in North America for spring snowboarding because of their long seasons, low prices, and superior terrain.

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