Snowboarding

Top Tips For The First Time Snowboarder

Top Tips For The First Time Snowboarder

As with all types of sports, including adventure sports, snowboarding is all about progression. Too many misinterpret this as a focus on skills and start snowboarding only to end up doing endless laps, getting hurt and/or frustrated. Ever since Jake Burton started making his eponymous snowboards back in 1977, it…

What It’s Like To Get Caught In An Avalanche

What It’s Like To Get Caught In An Avalanche

Video: Snowboarder Tom Oye was snowboarding in Whistler, Canada when he got caught in a pummelling avalanche, and it’s beyond terrifying. In this video we get to see the entire harrowing slide down the mountain. One second he’s getting ready to carve the slopes, and the next he feels the…