Once again, the Winter X Games 2015 is getting ready for another exciting year. Starting January 21st the best athletes from all over the world will be competing in Aspen for the More »
Sunny skies arrived just in time for the slopestyle finals here at the Burton European Open presented by MINI. Both the ladies and the men threw down their heaviest runs in hopes of making the podium. Check out all the highlights right here and don’t forget to tune in to the halfpipe finals tomorrow on Burton.com/BEO.
In season two of Blueprint, a Red Bull Media House original series, we get an inside look at Pat’s life as he travels in search of new terrain for his latest film projects and is joined by some of his biggest snowboarding influences and closest friends along the way.
We all get cold feet sometimes. There have always been ways to prevent cold feet; loosening up your boots, going inside for a minute to warm up, wearing the right socks, Hotronic boot warmers, disposable boot heat packs. Up to this point nothing seemed to work well enough or make sense, until now! Introducing the Lenz heated sock! Check out what we had to say about it.
Once again, the Winter X Games 2015 is getting ready for another exciting year. Starting January 21st the best athletes from all over the world will be competing in Aspen for the Gold in Superpipe, Big Air, X Course and Slopestyle. If you want to see what’s happening behind the scenes, be sure to follow the riders on Instagram. Here is a list of the best roster along with links to their IG accounts. Tell us who your favorite rider is and why!
We all know how hard it can be to buy lift tickets over and over again. It adds up quick. We have listed out some of the best ways we know how to save money on lift tickets. Of course, the best way would be to get a season pass at the end of the season but if you want to jump around from mountain to mountain and you are on a time / money strain, these are some great tactics as well.
There are tons of great action cams these days. Most of which come with a million features that would make this article about 100 times longer than it already is. We want to highlight some of the cooler features and let the videos do most of the talking. These are the top 5 choices from what we have tested so far. Let us know which camera you’ll be getting and why.
Impact shorts are probably the most overlooked piece of equipment on the market. It’s used by every professional snowboarder in the industry but probably less than 25% of recreational snowboarders use these. Bottom line is, if you dont feel the need to use impact shorts, you probably aren’t trying hard enough. Check out these awesome protective shorts and let us know if you have any questions.
Torstein, Brage & Aleks Oestreng Cruising Shredtopia.
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Costa Mesa, CA – Dec 29th, 2014 –Over the course of 2015 Volcom’s Peanut Butter And Rail Jam (PBRJ) contest series will travel North America to find the very best in amateur snowboarding talent. The 15 year strong series will qualify the top 5 competitors in each of its four divisions to compete in the $15,000 PBRJ Global Championships at Mammoth Mountain on April 18, 2015. For their efforts, these competitors will ride for tons of prizes, cash, invites to the global event, and the prestige of top honors against their peers! This event encourages community involvement while promoting the incredible talent today’s youth possesses. During the PBRJ event, competitors are judged on the tricks they land, not on their bails, on three separate rail/box features. There are 4 divisions: 15 & Under, 16 – 21, Girls, and Open/AM that are sure to keep everyone on the edge of their seats from beginning to end. Free food, free drinks, and giveaways will be provided for competitors and spectators alike.
This is the story of Peace Park—a collaboration between Burton and Mountain Dew featuring a one-of-a-kind snowboard park and a handful of the world’s best riders. Danny Davis conceptualized and designed this event to be a gathering of friends, an escape from rigid contest formats, and a celebration of creativity, fun, and progression. Snow Park Technologies built exactly what the boys needed to push progression and Grand Targhee Resort provided the terrain. The rest is history, as seen in this full-length documentary that showcases the full story and all of the action from beginning to end.
There is nothing like blazing your own trail where others hesitate to venture. Embarking on an trip into the backcountry is the best way to find yourself while staying fit. Check out these backpacks and try to pick one that relates the best to your needs.
Give the kids the same advantages that you have with your board. All of these options are smaller versions of their adult predecessors and work just as well. If you want to give your kid the same opportunities as your own, these are the best choices for the girl or boy in your life who loves to rip.
What draws you? Consumes you? What excites your core and is vital for life? There are places in this world we simply have to go, and so we do. What gives you life?
Let’s start the year off strong with this one. The Helgason brothers are back with their friends for one of the best videos you’ll see this year, GUARANTEED! (May not be suitable for the work place… depending where you work)
Who doesn’t dream of those amazing powder days? Ask anyone who rides what their ideal day would be. 99% of the time, it’s pow riding. Even if you fall, there are almost no consequences. What’s better than that? Get ready for that big dump (not the one you took this morning) and live the dream with some of these amazing powder board choices for 2015.
This is a great list for the lady who rides hard on the whole hill. Take these bindings to the park, the glades, the groomers and everywhere in between and you’ll be sitting pretty in any of these sturdy yet comfortable choices. Each binding has characteristics that may appeal to you more than others. Check them out and let us know which binding you are interested in and why.