Glossary: Cross Country Ski Terms

To be a true player in a sport, you need to be familiar with the terminology! Sure, you’ll learn it over time as you meet fellow cross country skiers, but why not brush up with our list of the most common terms below? It’s also a good idea to familiar yourself with common terms before…


Fast Wax Superfine Steel Brush – Product of the Week

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      Dan Meyer, the Chemical Engineer behind Fast Wax, has perfected something many snowboarders and skiers should use more, the steel wax brush.  Steel brushes are generally used to clean out and prepare snowboard and ski bases for waxing.  In the process of removing wax and debris steel brushes can damage the base,…


Capita Mindblower LTD Snowboard – Product of the Week

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Capita Mindblower Snowboard Capita Snowboards just blew our minds by releasing the Mindblower LTD Snowboard.  There was only 300 of these decks pressed, 10 shops carry it, and they’re only available in the US.  The Mindblower Snowboard is a combination of many Capita top of the line decks; it has the Ultrafear FK shape, Outdoor…


Nike Snowboard Boots Review


  The House Boardshop carries 3 different styles of Nike Snowboard Boots this season; 2 for men (Vapen & Zoom Force 1) and 1 for women (Vapen).  All of the Nike Snowboard Boots have great qualities depending your preferred riding style.  From the park to pow these boots give can the support you need and…


Bataleon Snowboard TBT: Triple Base Technology


So you ask yourself, what the heck is TBT and why would I want to ride a Bataleon Snowboard? When there are so many other great options out there. Like Burton, Forum, Lib Tech, Rome, Gnu, Salomon, Rossignol… The list goes on and on. What Sets Bataleon Snowboards apart for the rest? That would have…


DC Snowboard Technology Explained

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2012 DC Snowboard Technology There are a lot of important technology and features that go into making DC Snowboards. This is what makes DC Snowboards unique and superior compared to alot of other boards on the market. What is the Feel-O-Meter? The Feel-O-Meter is our board reference in DC catalog. Several key ingredients go into…


Gore-Tex Care: Maintenance, Washing & Restoring Gore-Tex


Taking good care of your waterproof and breathable Gore-Tex jackets or pants is very important when you consider the cost of wearing Gore-Tex. Care of Gore-Tex You love your Gore-Tex®. Admit it. Whether it’s your shoes, your jacket, or your gloves, you rely on Gore-Tex to keep you dry and comfortable for hours, days, months…


Arbor – The System Technology

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THE SYSTEM Think of Arbor Snowboards System Technology as a road map to choosing the right board. The system is designed to let you match where you ride to the board that will best sync up with your style. The Arbor Draft board is the lone soldier in the Jib System, the Westmark and the…


Liquid Force 2012 Wakesurf Boards – Sneek Peek


  2012 Liquid Force TC Custom Skim   Lightweight, fast and aggressive! The TC Custom Skim is what every die hard skim surfer is looking for! Tommy Czeschin’s passion has helped create it. Spin and shuv with ease with this supercharged rocket! Kapow! Liquid Force Doum Skim                …


Paddleboard Windsurfing Crossovers


Are you looking to get back into windsurfing? Have you ever considered Stand up Paddleboarding? Looking for a great way for the whole family to have fun?  Well, now you can with help of  paddleboard windsurfing crossovers, like the Bic Jungle Windsurfing Stand up Paddleboard and Amudson Paddleboard with Aquaglide 6.5m Impact Sail. If you are new to…