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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!
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 Learn Snowboarding
How to snowboard, with tips and advice on snowboard lessons, snowboard equipment, snowboard resorts, travel and more!
Jib
The definition of jib...both the verb and the noun!
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.
10 Men's Freestyle Snowboards You Should See
The top ten men's freestyle snowboards.
Getting Ready to Snowboard
A brief description of the essential items you'll need before you learn to snowboard.
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.
NO Snowboards Allowed!
U.S. Resorts That Ban Snowboarding. Page 2.
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.
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.
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.
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program
Burton Snowboards' Learn to Ride Program.
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
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 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.
How to Butter on a Snowboard
Step-by-step instructions on how to 'butter' on a snowboard.
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 Set Up Your Bindings for Carving
For maximum carving performance and comfort your bindings need to be set up specifically for carving.
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 Ride a T-Bar
Detailed instructions about how to load, ride, and unload from a t-bar on a snowboard without falling.
How to Ride a Snowboard Fakie (Switch)
Riding fakie (switch) is really easy. You just need a few pointers to get started.
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 Make 2 Different Turns on a Snowboard
A detailed tutorial about how to turn frontside and backside on a snowboard.
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 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,
Snowboard Competitions
Getting started in competitive snowboarding, written for amateurs.
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.
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.
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.
The X-Games
ESPN's annual X-Games are arguably the biggest and most prestigious alternative sports competition events on the planet.
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.
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.
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.
Go with a Pro
An overview of the American Association of Snowboard Instructors Go with a Pro campaign for learning to snowboard.
Frequently Asked Questions about Learning to...
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about learning to 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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Is snowboarding really as dangerous as they say...
There are many things you can do to prevent snowboarding injuries with a few simple tips.
Oakley Gascan Small Review
The Oakley Gascan Small is one in a long line of stylish sunglasses from Oakley.
How to Take a Jump on a Snowboard
How to catch air and land solidly on 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.
Burton Snowboard Company Profile
Everything you want to know about Burton Snowboards including the history of the company, team riders, and unique design technology.
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.
All Mountain Snowboarding
All mountain snowboarding is one of several different disciplines or types of snowboarding.
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.
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.
Snowboarding Existed Before 1990? Well, Sort Of
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
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.
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 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.
When Did Parallel Slalom Debut at the Winter...
Parallel slalom snowboarding debuts at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but few people understand what it is.
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.
4 Equipment-Free Snowboarding Leg Exercises
Four snowboarding leg exercises
Ticket to Ride World Snowboard Tour
A comprehensive profile of the Ticket to Ride World Snowboard Tour including history, ownership, events, winners, and more.
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.
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
Freestyle Snowboarding
Definition of Freestyle Snowboarding. Includes a brief example.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Top 10 Gifts for Beginner Snowboarders
The Top 10 must-have gifts for beginner snowboarders this holiday season!
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.
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.
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.
Have you heard of Germany's crazy summer...
Have you heard of Germany's crazy summer snowboarding competition?
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 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.
The WISDOM by Oakley
Description and review of the Oakley WISDOM snowboard goggle.
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.
Everything of note happening in the snowboardin...
Every important snowboard competition, festival, and trade show around the world in April 2014.
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!
Vertical Drop
The definition of vertical drop, a term ski and snowboard resorts use often in their marketing campaigns.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kaitlyn Farrington Professional Snowboarder...
Kaitlyn Farrington came from a small farming town and is hitting it big in 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 Sideslip on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to sideslip on a snowboard
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.
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.
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.
How To Fit Snowboard Boots
How to fit snowboard boots before you rent or buy.
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.
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.
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.
Halfpipe
Definition of a snowboard halfpipe.
How to Skate on a Snowboard
Detailed instructions on how to skate on a snowboard.
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!
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.
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.
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 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.
1080 - Definition of a 1080
The definition of a 1080 in snowboarding.
How To Get On and Off a Chairlift While...
How to safely get on and off a chairlift while snowboarding.
Switch Stance
In snowboarding, switch stance is defined as riding backwards, or with the unnatural foot in front.
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 Set Up Your Stance for All-Mountain...
Step-by-step instruction for setting up your snowboarding stance for all-mountain riding (freeriding).
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.
How to Backside and Emergency Stop on a Snowboard
How to execute both backside and emergency stops on a snowboard.
Slopestyle
The definition of slopestyle, a competitive snowboarding event.
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.
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.
Goofy Foot
The definition of a goofy foot rider on a snowboard.
Is Your Snowboard Wax Holding You Back?
Snowboard wax is an undervalued part of a snowboarder's gear. This guide explains how it works and how to choose the right kind for your board.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Perhaps the most legendary backcountry...
Jeremy Jones is perhaps the most legendary backcountry snowboarder in history.
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
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.
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.
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.
What is Magnetraction?
Magnetraction snowboards look like nothing else on the market, and promise to grip ice better than anything else out there.
How to Determine Your Snowboard Stance
How to determine your snowboard stance width
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.
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.
Snurfer
The Snurfer was the earliest form of a snowboard and the toy that eventually inspired Jake Burton Carpenter to start Burton Snowboards.
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.
Scotty Lago Profile
About Scotty Lago: Scott "Scotty" Lago is an American professional snowboarder and the winner of the
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
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.
Did you know you can snowboard year round in...
Snow domes make it possible to snowboard year-round indoors.
How to Handplant on Snowboard
Handplants are not easy, but with a little practice you will be able to master this advanced stylin' manoeuvre.
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 Ollie on a Snowboard
Instructions for how to ollie and land effectively 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.
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
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.
History of Snowboarding Timeline Part 2: 1991 -...
A timeline of the history of snowboarding up to 1990
Wonder what a grab is? Now you know.
Wonder what a grab is? Now you know.
Every Major Snowboard Brand in the World
The definitive snowboard brand list, including all the major brands manufacturing and selling new snowboards.
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
Wonder what a box rail is?
Box rails are one of the most recent additions to snowboard parks around the world.
Regular Foot
The definition of a regular foot rider on a snowboard.
Your core is more important than you think for...
Most people exercise their legs for snowboarding while forgetting about this equally essential fitness component.
Paying Homage to the Giants
Paying homage to the Giants. Snowboarding.
Giro Bad Lieutenant Snowboard Helmet
Giro Bad Lieutenant Snowboard Helmet

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