1. Sports

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://snowboarding.about.com/popular.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Most Emailed Articles

Holiday Valley Ski Resort

Snowboarding: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
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.
The Crippler
The Crippler is a very impressive snowboarding trick with a dubious name.
10 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
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!
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.
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season!
NO Snowboards Allowed!
U.S. Resorts That Ban Snowboarding. Page 2.
10 snowboarding movies you have to watch right...
The top ten snowboarding movies in history that every rider must see.
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a snowboard.
How to Learn Snowboarding
How to snowboard, with tips and advice on snowboard lessons, snowboard equipment, snowboard resorts, travel and more!
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 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.
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 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.
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 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 Ride a Snowboard Fakie (Switch)
Riding fakie (switch) is really easy. You just need a few pointers to get started.
5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a...
Things to consider before buying a snowboard.
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 Make 2 Different Turns on a Snowboard
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
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 Ride a T-Bar
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Take a Jump on a Snowboard
How to catch air and land solidly on a snowboard.
A Lot of People Say Snowboarding Is Dying, But...
Recent articles have stated that the death of snowboarding is near. But the big-picture data tells a much different story.
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
How to Set Up Your Stance for All-Mountain...
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
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.
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 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.
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.
You Might Not Be Able to Watch These Death-Defy...
These five snowboarding reign supreme as the most death-defying in history.
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 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 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.
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 Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
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.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
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 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,
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 You Should Dress to Go Snowboarding
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
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.
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.
4 Equipment-Free Snowboarding Leg Exercises
Four snowboarding leg exercises
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.
Top 10 Women's Freestyle Snowboards
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
The 5 Best Resorts for Shredding Powder
Riders who want to trade the occasional powder day for powder weeks should consider moving closer to these top five resorts for shredding powder.
Every Major Snowboard Brand in the World
The definitive snowboard brand list, including all the major brands manufacturing and selling new snowboards.
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.
How to Ollie on a Snowboard
Instructions for how to ollie and land effectively on a snowboard.
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
How to Sideslip on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
Terrain Park
Terrain Parks have exploded in popularity over the past several years, with many resorts now featuring multiple parks spread across the mountain.
K2 Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you need to know about snowboard manufacturer K2.
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 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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
Footedness
Footedness - Definition of Footedness. Includes the names of what is the left or right forward foot stances.
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.
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.
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 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 to Determine Your Snowboard Stance
How to determine your snowboard stance
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!
How to Boardslide on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions how to boardslide on a snowboard.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Skate on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
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.
How to Frontside Stop on a Snowboard
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
Burton Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
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.
7 Insane Snowboarding Excursions You Can Do...
7 snowboarding dream trips every snowboarder should take in their lifetime. It's basically 'Choose Your Own Adventure' for snowboarders.
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
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.
Snowboarding Existed Before 1990? Well, Sort Of
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
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.
Big Sky Snowboard Resort Profile
Everything you need to know about snowboarding at Big Sky Resort, Montana.
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.
You Won't Believe How Many People Die...
Snowboarding isn't as dangerous as your parents say it is. In fact, snowboarding is less dangerous than many high-energy sports and everyday activities.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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
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.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
Killington Resort Profile
Resort profile and description of Killington Resort in Killington, Vermont.
How To Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
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.
The Best Snowboarding Websites You've Never...
These eight snowboard websites are some of the most underappreciated out there, and they're guaranteed to keep you stoked about snowboarding year round.
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.
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.
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.
7 Careers You Need If You Want to Snowboard...
You can turn your snowboard bum dreams into a full-blown lifestyle with these 7 careers that will let you snowboard forever
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 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.
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.
How To Get Your Core Ready For Snowboarding
Perform this ultimate snowboarding core workout three to five times a week to ensure your abs and lower back are ready to rip.
Building your own snowboarding jib box is...
Building your own snowboarding jib box to practice on is surprisingly simple -- and cheap.
Kaitlyn Farrington Professional Snowboarder...
Kaitlyn Farrington came from a small farming town and is hitting it big in snowboarding.
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.
Upper-body strength is an often neglected part...
Upper-body strength is a more important for snowboarders than many people think. Here's why.
Sugar Bowl Snowboard Resort Profile
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 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.
The 10 Best Bags to Protect Your Snowboard...
These 10 snowboard bags are the best in the industry for keeping your gear organized and getting it all to your destination in one piece.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Perhaps the most legendary backcountry...
Jeremy Jones is perhaps the most legendary backcountry snowboarder in history.
Snowboard Boot and Glove Dryers
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.
Slopestyle
The definition of slopestyle, a competitive snowboarding event.

©2015 About.com. All rights reserved.