Snowboard Tech

2013 Burton Jumper Cables

How about a little more pop to your ollies? Or a lot more drive to your turns? When it comes to snowboards, sometimes we want our board to excel at every pow turn, wind lip, picnic table and obstacle that comes our way. Pushing your creative limits on a snowboard is what it’s all about….

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Best Flow Snowboard Bindings: M9-SE

Flow M9-SE Snowboard Bindings Countless factors were examined to determine the best Flow Snowboard Bindings and we finally made our conclusion.  The best Flow Snowboard Bindings are the M9-SE bindings.  The three pillars that assisted our outcome were, price point, technology, riding feel.  With tons of unique technology, a splendid riding feel, and a relatively…

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The Interior Plain Project

The Interior Plain Project Dark Meadows Collection There isn’t a board company based out of the Midwest with as much heart and soul as The Interior Plain Project.  Pete Harvioux has the visionary mind behind The Interior Plain Project which started in 2001 with something simple…stickers.  With a factory ready to produce decks Pete decided…

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Most Comfortable Snowboard Boots

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Burton Total Comfort Technology Headed out West for New Year’s? Are you a weekend warrior? Whatever the case, no one wants to spend precious days on the mountain breaking their new boots in. And who’s to say that the boots will even break in to your liking! Burton tacked this problem hard. Total Comfort Technology…

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2013 Good Wood Snowboards

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When it comes to Snowboard tests and reviews, the TransWorld Good Wood Awards are by far the most recognized and highly anticipated board test of the year. Over a six day period a solid group of 18 riders took Mt Bachelor like fish to water.   The crew of miscreants tested hundreds of the worlds best board and after a long deliberation only a few survived.  The 2013 Good Wood award winning…

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2013 Quiksilver Travis Rice Collection

  2013 Quiksilver Travis Rice Collection Yeah, yeah, yeah there has been a lot of talk about Travis Rice lately.  He was the star of the Art of Flight that came out earlier this season, he was the man behind the Red Bull Supernatural event, and he dates a supermodel (well, she’s pretty close).  When…

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What Are Snowboards Made Of?

Trick question. Snowboards are made of a variety of materials featuring sandwich construction crafted together to make a performance board that gives you speed, flotation and response over the snow. So, if you guessed wood, you are correct. If you guessed foam, P-tex or metal, you are also correct. Specific construction and materials vary from model…

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2013 Thirtytwo – 32 DGK Collection

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2013 DGK x 32 Collection How in the world did Thirtytwo and DGK come together for a collaboration?  Through the love of skating that’s how.  Everyone has a different style, or at least should have.  For the hesh dudes Thirtytwo offers the Joe Sexton Signature Series and for the thugs they offer the DGK Collection.  The…

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Snowboarding Terms

Snowboard Terms

Do you think you have all of your snowboarding terminology on lock down? Or are you looking to pick up your first set up and want to be sure you’re ahead of the game when you take your first lesson? Maybe you want to impress a car full of teenagers as you’re giving them a…

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Gulli Gudmundsson Pro Colorway – Switchback Bindings

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Switchback Gulli Gudmundsson Pro Colorway Plain and simple can define Gulli Gudmundsson’s Switchback Bindings Pro Colorway.  If you were Gulli how would you customize your bindings?  I see the fire within Gulli burning through a 28″ stance to his bindings.

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