Checklist: How To Keep Your Snowboard in Perfect Condition

Checklist: How To Keep Your Snowboard in Perfect Condition

Here’s a checklist of how you can keep your snowboard in perfect condition: A snowboard can last for years when properly maintained, stored, and repaired. To keep your snowboard in perfect condition for as long as possible, you’ll want to make sure you’re following through with a handful of simple tasks, including consistent base cleaning….

7 Reasons Snowboarders Wear Goggles (and You Should Too)

7 Reasons Snowboarders Wear Goggles (and You Should Too)

Snowboarding usually involves going down steep slopes at fast speeds. Goggles are a vital part of any serious snowboarder’s gear as they provide protection from the many elements that may come while moving down the mountain. When it comes down to it, snowboarders wearing goggles is a matter of safety. Here are 7 reasons why…

Do Snowboard Helmets Expire? 5 Things You Need To Know

Do Snowboard Helmets Expire? 5 Things You Need To Know

Snowboard helmets do not expire, but they do lose their effectiveness over time. As they take more hits from falls, their components, such as the plastic shell, straps, and comfort pad, lose their structural integrity. Because of that, it’s best to replace your helmet regularly. Snowboarding helmets are designed for use within specific periods based…

3 Reasons Snowboarders Need To Wax Their Boards

3 Reasons Snowboarders Need To Wax Their Boards

Snowboarders need to wax their boards for three reasons because If you’re not familiar with snowboarding, the specifics of the hobby can be confusing. One aspect that can be particularly odd to newcomers and outsiders is waxing snowboards. In this article, I’ll cover why snowboarders wax their boards, what happens if you don’t wax your…