5 Books to Read About Snowboarding This Summer

If you’re looking to really get ready for the new season besides staying fit and checking your equipment, books about snowboarding may just be the thing to really get you pumped. Below are some highly recommended books that will keep you in the right headspace until you actually get to the slopes. Snowboarder’s Start-Up: A Beginner’s Guide to Snowboarding– Doug Werner, […]

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Is Summer the Best Time to Buy Snowboards?

Should you buy your snowboard in the summer? The short answer is yes. Experts and snowboarders sharing their wisdom in forums agree that summer is the time to buy. Why? No one is thinking about snowboarding in the summer (unless they are longing for the beginning of the season); because no one needs the equipment […]

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Should Kids Learn to Ski Without Poles?

A question that ski instructors get asked all the time is whether or not kids should learn to ski with or without poles. The truth is, in the beginning they are probably not necessary. On top of this, most amateur skiers, both child and adult, actually use poles incorrectly, using them either for balance or just […]

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