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Snowboard Basics: The Beginner's Guide to Snowboarding
Written By: dougfagel

You want to get started snowboarding. Congratulations! We believe there's nothing better on earth. 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. So spend a few minutes watching Sierra Snowboard Instructor Doug Fagel break down the first steps every novice snowboarder should master in the video below, then check out Sierra Snowboard's entire range of trick tips and progression videos designed to take your skills to the next level.


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GnarboroReds GnarboroReds - Thanks Doug.
1211 days 13 hours 45 minutes ago
KRMC005 KRMC005 - I am used to a hockey skate so I have been trying some with a little harder/stiffer boot. In my last few runs I have used boots with a little more flex and there is a world of difference!
1483 days 9 hours 1 minutes ago
Npomfret Npomfret - Nice starting vid, looking forward to getting some more tips
1497 days 9 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Excited to see all the feedback from the Beginners vid!
1511 days 14 hours 26 minutes ago
hinma hinma - great vid, really helps when you have no idea
1563 days 17 hours 47 minutes ago
FireMike FireMike - Good basic vid. I highly recommend watching some videos if you're just beginning - it helps!
1589 days 23 hours 29 minutes ago
phild phild - I wish I would have watched videos like these when I started. It would have save me so much time and pain.
1593 days 5 hours 18 minutes ago
c6mpact c6mpact - great vid. i should have watched this last year. maybe might have saved me some growing pains.
1593 days 12 hours 50 minutes ago
Wak3bo4rd3r Wak3bo4rd3r - always good to get a refresher course in
1595 days 3 hours 5 minutes ago
Surfx Surfx - Good work
1608 days 15 hours 28 minutes ago
Darkangel10 Darkangel10 - got me going with everyone else out there on the slopes
1610 days 16 hours 35 minutes ago
Anthony-CM-Ransom Anthony-CM-Ransom - this video = why dougieFraish is the shit.
1620 days 15 hours 13 minutes ago
shortcut78 shortcut78 - Learned something new!
1626 days 10 hours 56 minutes ago
seacow234 seacow234 - man i wish i saw this earlier...
1635 days 19 hours 48 minutes ago
thundersnap4 thundersnap4 - really helped
1654 days 11 hours 3 minutes ago
Trybek911 Trybek911 - I agree, this is very helpful:) thanks trusnow
1664 days 11 hours 39 minutes ago
zanetkax0 zanetkax0 - this is really helpful :)
1672 days 15 hours 29 minutes ago
hawkeyepnx hawkeyepnx - Just another good vid to bring in the season!
1679 days 18 hours 38 minutes ago
Omitson Omitson - Great video. Not too long, but a lot of content!
1681 days 18 hours 51 minutes ago
noudles86 noudles86 - totally going to show this to some friends who need the tips =)
1695 days 22 hours 47 minutes ago
Kighted Kighted - Thanks
1699 days 13 hours 40 minutes ago
krisshono krisshono - All of these vids are awesome, they have helped me so so much
1723 days 8 hours 53 minutes ago
mmm911 mmm911 - thanks
1725 days 23 hours 15 minutes ago
paton511 paton511 - heyjohnsullivan, the opening tune is We Are Rockstars by 'Does It Offend You, Yeah?'
1761 days 20 hours 59 minutes ago
heyjohnsullivan heyjohnsullivan - what song is used for the opening credits?
1763 days 15 hours 27 minutes ago
sb=awesome sb=awesome - I HAVE THAT HAT!
1800 days 4 hours 26 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Always happy to help progress peoples riding!
1811 days 8 hours 31 minutes ago
Sh0cker47 Sh0cker47 - that acutally helped me out and ive been riding for over a year now haha thanks!
1813 days 14 hours 32 minutes ago
lwillo_88 lwillo_88 - thanks doug
1817 days 15 hours 53 minutes ago
laughingchic01 laughingchic01 - this helped so much i wish i would of seen his before i wore cotton and i got it soaked haha when i was in poconos
1826 days 11 hours 42 minutes ago
laughingchic01 laughingchic01 - this helped so much i wish i would of seen his before i wore cotton and i got it soaked haha when i was in poconos
1826 days 11 hours 42 minutes ago
wilso369 wilso369 - Thanks doug!
1828 days 18 hours 11 minutes ago
code749 code749 - one of the best learner vids
1846 days 22 hours 40 minutes ago
Iggypop Iggypop - Thanks heaps big fella! As i am a newbie this vid was helpful. Rate the sections where you highlight the parts of the body!
1859 days 21 hours 11 minutes ago
glrosendahl glrosendahl - hahah Grammar check ...so official
1878 days 7 hours 27 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Happy we could help out!! Sorry about the spelling errors ;-)
1901 days 10 hours 42 minutes ago
madnessman madnessman - minor mistake: beenie should be beanie. besides that, this video seems helpful!
1902 days 5 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
1908 days 7 hours 22 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
1908 days 7 hours 23 minutes ago
javaken javaken - So Great
1908 days 23 hours 25 minutes ago
odang odang - is this working?
1909 days 8 hours 7 minutes ago
boarder25 boarder25 - helpful
1913 days 6 hours 38 minutes ago

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