Technology

Rome Boots Technology

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Rome’s boots are all about comfort. With a numerous different liners throughout their collection, no matter if you’re buying our highest-end Folsom boot or down to the first-priced Smith boot. The whole idea behind Rome Boot line is comfort, so they using many different technologies to allow you to get comfort. They have things like…

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Burton Freebird – Product of the Week

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    Burton Freebird Snowboarding has always been about creative thinking and freedom of expression.  Why let ski resorts tell you where you can and cannot ride?  Step out of bounds and seek adventure on the Burton Freebird splitboard. Walk out of your backdoor and trek up that peak you’ve been dreaming of slashing for…

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32 Snowboard Boots – 86 FT – 2012 Review

86 FT Joe Sexton Colorway v3

99.9% of snowboarders skate.  Why let your snowboard boots reduce your skate influence?  Don’t.  Skateboard shoes are great because the soles are thin for board control; the Thirtytwo 86 FT ran with that idea and now you won’t find a better board feel in a boot anywhere, period. If you didn’t know, the FT in…

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Volcom Gigi Ruf Pants – Product of the Week

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  Volcom Gigi Ruf Pants There are tons of great snowboard pants to choose from, but Volcom has set itself apart from the rest of the market by making the Gigi Ruf “T.D.S.” pant.  The Thermal Defense System (“T.D.S.”) pant is Volcom’s solution to a major problem facing every snowboarder, the inability to control the…

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Gravis Fulton Shoes – Product of the Week

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  Gravis Fulton     Every once and a while you’ll find a hidden gem like the Gravis Fulton on The House Boardshop’s website.  It’s a 50% skate 50% casual winter stomper with a cushioned lycra sock cuff and great tread.  The Gravis Fulton’s price point is unbeatable and there are multiple colorways to choose…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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Nike Snowboard Boots Review

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  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…

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Bataleon Snowboard TBT: Triple Base Technology

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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…

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