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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!
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
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 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 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.
Frequently Asked Questions about Learning to...
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to snowboard.
Jib
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
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 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
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.
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season!
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
NO Snowboards Allowed!
U.S. Resorts That Ban Snowboarding. Page 2.
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.
What Clothes and Gear Do You Need To Go...
A list of everything you need to be comfortable when you go snowboarding
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.
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.
Go with a Pro
An overview of the American Association of Snowboard Instructors Go with a Pro campaign for learning to 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If your family hasn't ridden one of these...
This guide will help you choose an ideal family mountain with kid-friendly terrain, off-mountain activities, and some pampering for the parents too.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a 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.
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.
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.
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.
5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a...
Things to consider before buying a snowboard.
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.
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.
Oakley Gascan Small Review
The Oakley Gascan Small is one in a long line of stylish sunglasses from Oakley.
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
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
The U.S. Open
The U.S. Open of snowboarding is one of the premier competitive events in the snowboard world, and the flagship event for the Burton Global Open Series.
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.
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.
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.
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
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*.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
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
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
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
Paying Homage to the Giants
Paying homage to the Giants. 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.
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.
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
How to Make 2 Different Turns on a Snowboard
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
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.
7 Off-Season Sports That Will Improve Your...
The best off-season sports to keep your balance, strength, and other snowboarding skills in top condition during the off-season.
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.
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.
History of Snowboarding Timeline Part 2: 1991 -...
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
How to Ride a T-Bar
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
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!
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.
10 snowboarding movies you have to watch right...
The top ten snowboarding movies in history that every rider must see.
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 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 Set Up Your Bindings for Carving
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
Top 10 Women's Freestyle Snowboards
The top ten women's freestyle snowboards.
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.
The Crippler
The Crippler is a very impressive snowboarding trick with a dubious name.
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
7 Online Snowboard Games That Will Crush Your...
These seven online snowboarding games are what you need to distract you from the off-season blues and get you through the warm summer months.
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.
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 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
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.
The WISDOM by Oakley
Description and review of the Oakley WISDOM snowboard goggle.
Snowboarding among some of North America's best...
Marmot Basin is a snowboarder's paradise located inside Jasper National Park. Diverse terrain and unbeatable scenery make it one of Canada's top resorts.
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.
How to Frontside Stop on a Snowboard
How to stop on a snowboard on the frontside edge.
Mount Snow Resort Profile
Resort profile for Mount Snow, located in West Dover, Vermont.
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.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
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!
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.
Highback
The highback is an integral and important part of a snowboard binding.
How To Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
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 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 Handplant on Snowboard
Handplants are not easy, but with a little practice you will be able to master this advanced stylin' manoeuvre.
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 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,
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.
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.
Perhaps the most legendary backcountry...
Jeremy Jones is perhaps the most legendary backcountry snowboarder in history.
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.
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.
The Top 10 Snowboarding Websites for Women
Women's snowboarding websites and online magazines provide a voice for female riders. These are the top five snowboarding websites for women right now.
Tara Dakides Professional Snowboarder Profile
Everything you need to know about professional snowboarder Tara Dakides including history, career highlights, sponsors, and interests.
Regular Foot
The definition of a regular foot rider on a snowboard.
1080 - Definition of a 1080
The definition of a 1080 in snowboarding.
Burton Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
Snow Reports and Current Conditions
Ski & Snowboard Resort Snow Reports, Snow Conditions, and Weather
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.
Torah Bright Profile
Torah Bright is an Australian professional snowboarder who specializes in the halfpipe event. She has won a total of four Winter X-Games medals.
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 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.
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.
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 Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
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.
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
What you didn't know you need to do to become a...
For the best performance on the hill you have to train off the hill. These are five of the best exercises you can do to improve your snowboarding.
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
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.
Halfpipe
Definition of a snowboard halfpipe.
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.
Not ready for the end of snowboarding season?...
Not ready for the end of snowboarding season? Here are 12 resorts to keep you riding.
Alpine Snowboarding
Definition of Alpine Snowboarding.
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.
Have you heard of Canyons Resort? If not, you...
Have you heard of Canyons? If not, you should. It's one of the most overlooked ski areas in Utah.
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.
Giro Bad Lieutenant Snowboard Helmet
Giro Bad Lieutenant Snowboard Helmet
How You Should Dress to Go Snowboarding
The right clothing to wear for a day of snowboarding.
Snowboarding near Vancouver is cheaper than you...
Vancouver is notoriously expensive, but taking a snowboarding trip there can be affordable if you follow these simple tips.
Your core is more important than you think for...
Most people exercise their legs for snowboarding while forgetting about this equally essential fitness component.
The Dragon Rogue Jamie Lynn Signature Model...
The Dragon Rogue Jamie Lynn signature model snowboard goggle combines rock-solid function with serious style, allowing you to see and be seen on the slopes.
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
540 - Definition of a 540
The definition of a 540 in snowboarding.
Telluride Snowboard Resort Review 2013
Why Telluride is like no other resort in the United States, and how my visit convinced me of that.
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.
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.
Burton Driver X Snowboard Boots
Gear review of the Burton Driver X snowboard boot.

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