Monthly Archives: May 2012

Nikita Is Bringing Sexy Back

Nikita’s roots lie within the small boardsport (snowboarding/skating/surfing) scene in Iceland. In 1994, designer Heida Birgisdóttir was one of the owners of boardsports/clothing store Týndi hlekkurinn (The Missing Link) in the old city center of Reykjavik. (more…)...

Keep It Steezy, Keep It Green

We all love to enjoy the outdoors whenever we get the chance. However, we also know that keeping the environment clean is the key to continuing to have the opportunity to enjoy nature in the future. SnowboardGreen.com is...

SS’s Exclusive Interview With Thomas Farrow

Thomas Farrow
Age: 23  Sponsors: Sno!Zone, Forcefield Body Armor
Hometown: England
 
Thomas is one of the admirable snowboarders out there that is working on progressing snowboarding, as a sport, in a direction less traveled. He is a talented up and coming Snowboard Cross athlete who is going...

Whats The Difference Between Chicken Salad and Canadian Bacon?

Whenever we watch snowboarding on the X Games or Dew Tour or some big event where there is an announcer with every grab and twist memorized. However, what the heck does he mean when he says that the rider did a "corked front side 9 stale fish?"

3 Steps To Hitting The Pipe

Olympic snowboarding gold medalist Kelly Clark made history in 2011. At January's Winter X Games, she uncorked the first 1080—three full rotations—executed by a woman in competition. At the 29th Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championship in March,...

Ian Smith Crashes At Superpark

This could have ended up so much worse than it did. Shred session at superpark leads to one of the craziest "im okay"s I've ever seen. (more…)...

Oz Snowboards

OZ Snowboards are the product of a passion for snowboarding for over 20 years in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. The company was founded around a growing number of riders who are disappointed in the direction the large snowboard manufacturing companies are taking the industry. We started a...

First Ever Frontside Rodeo 1440

Norwegian Billabong rider Jorn Simen Aaboe stomps the worlds first ever triple frontside rodeo 1440. Filmed in 2 days in Vierli Mountain in Norway April 29th 2012. Third try stomp! (more…)
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Derek O’Neill Gets The Billabong Boot

Billabong announced it has replaced CEO Derek O’Neill with Launa Inman, a former Target executive, who has been appointed as the company’s new managing director, according to the Billabong investor relations page. (more…)
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How To Become A Better Snowboarder

We all could use some pointers when it comes to improving our techniques and stomping the landing of the trick you're working on. Snowboard Addiction has made it easy to hire a personal coach to help you kill it all over the hill. Specializing in freestyle, these guys cover everything from the basics...