Basics: The Beginner's Guide
Getting the right instruction, even if it's just a few basic pointers, from the beginning will make your progression from beginner to snowboarder infinitely easier... Read More »
Snowboard Basics: Switch Riding
The ability to ride switch smoothly is one of the key skills that separates advanced snowboarders from aspiring intermediates... Read More »
Trick Tips: How to Ollie
TruSnow Instructor Doug Fagel breaks down the basic ollie into simple steps so anyone, yes anyone, can master this foundational trick... Read More »
Trick Tips: Key to Grabs
Anyone can take enough speed into a jump or drop to catch air. Making it look good, on the other hand, takes practice... Read More »
Snowboard Sizing Guide
Confused on what snowboard size is right for you? TruSnow lays out what every rider needs to know when selecting a size... Read More »
Bases: Extruded Vs. Sintered
Here�s a quick and dirty breakdown of the difference between extruded and sintered snowboard bases and the pros and cons of each... Read More »
Bruizzapalooza 2010 recap
The first stop of the 2010 Sierra Snowboard World Tour � Bruizzapalooza, at Steamboat ski resort in Colorado � wrapped up Sunday, Jan. 24, with cloudy skies and fresh snow... Read More »
Expert Member Profile: )(nfinit)(
The world's best freeriders are looking to make history on Squaw Valley USA's most visible yet... Read More »
Top Rated Items by Members - 49,155 Total Member Reviews
"Just what I was looking for"
9 Reviews | Avg 4.6 star
Ride Machete Snowboard
I have snowboarded for many years, but this is the first board i've owned. I wanted something with rocker and had been thinking of the Gnu Crabon Credit but the guy at the shop talked me into this and i'm so glad I got it. I am 76Kg, 176cm (5'9). Bought the 2012 155cm model.
The board is quite flat through the middle with slight rocker at both ends (whereas the Carbon Credit is much ... See Full ReviewReviewed by:
"Go-to jacket with lots of pockets"
10 Reviews | Avg 4.6 star
Special Blend Utility Snowboard Jacket
This is my go-to jacket for the mountain. It keeps me warm on cold days (with liner layers, of course). It's a heavy coat, so wear a lighter jacket on warm days.
There are so many pockets! 2 internal pockets (one zip pocket and one snap closure) and 6 external (4 hand pockets - 2 zip and 2 snap flap), 1 chest pocket, and 1 arm pocket. You can stash anything and everything!
The hoo... See Full ReviewReviewed by:
"Reversal of Fortune"
375 Reviews | Avg 4.6 star
Sierra Reverse Crew Snowboard
Reverse camber for the people. I took the 155 out for a few days of mostly icy/hardpack riding, and it performed like a champ. It was great all around the mountain. Very stable on bombing runs (yes, you can go fast.). Carved really nice. You should carry some toast with you, because this board loves butters. Great pop, too! I got this in a little bit of freshies, and the RC was nice to h... See Full ReviewReviewed by: