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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.
918 days 8 hours 15 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!
1190 days 3 hours 31 minutes ago
Npomfret Npomfret - Nice starting vid, looking forward to getting some more tips
1203 days 18 hours 39 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Excited to see all the feedback from the Beginners vid!
1218 days 8 hours 56 minutes ago
hinma hinma - great vid, really helps when you have no idea
1270 days 12 hours 17 minutes ago
FireMike FireMike - Good basic vid. I highly recommend watching some videos if you're just beginning - it helps!
1296 days 17 hours 59 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.
1299 days 23 hours 48 minutes ago
c6mpact c6mpact - great vid. i should have watched this last year. maybe might have saved me some growing pains.
1300 days 7 hours 20 minutes ago
Wak3bo4rd3r Wak3bo4rd3r - always good to get a refresher course in
1301 days 21 hours 35 minutes ago
Surfx Surfx - Good work
1315 days 9 hours 58 minutes ago
Darkangel10 Darkangel10 - got me going with everyone else out there on the slopes
1317 days 11 hours 5 minutes ago
Anthony-CM-Ransom Anthony-CM-Ransom - this video = why dougieFraish is the shit.
1327 days 9 hours 43 minutes ago
shortcut78 shortcut78 - Learned something new!
1333 days 5 hours 26 minutes ago
seacow234 seacow234 - man i wish i saw this earlier...
1342 days 14 hours 18 minutes ago
thundersnap4 thundersnap4 - really helped
1361 days 5 hours 33 minutes ago
Trybek911 Trybek911 - I agree, this is very helpful:) thanks trusnow
1371 days 6 hours 9 minutes ago
zanetkax0 zanetkax0 - this is really helpful :)
1379 days 9 hours 59 minutes ago
hawkeyepnx hawkeyepnx - Just another good vid to bring in the season!
1386 days 13 hours 8 minutes ago
Omitson Omitson - Great video. Not too long, but a lot of content!
1388 days 13 hours 21 minutes ago
noudles86 noudles86 - totally going to show this to some friends who need the tips =)
1402 days 17 hours 17 minutes ago
Kighted Kighted - Thanks
1406 days 8 hours 10 minutes ago
krisshono krisshono - All of these vids are awesome, they have helped me so so much
1430 days 3 hours 23 minutes ago
mmm911 mmm911 - thanks
1432 days 17 hours 45 minutes ago
paton511 paton511 - heyjohnsullivan, the opening tune is We Are Rockstars by 'Does It Offend You, Yeah?'
1468 days 15 hours 29 minutes ago
heyjohnsullivan heyjohnsullivan - what song is used for the opening credits?
1470 days 9 hours 57 minutes ago
sb=awesome sb=awesome - I HAVE THAT HAT!
1506 days 22 hours 56 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Always happy to help progress peoples riding!
1518 days 3 hours 1 minutes ago
Sh0cker47 Sh0cker47 - that acutally helped me out and ive been riding for over a year now haha thanks!
1520 days 9 hours 2 minutes ago
lwillo_88 lwillo_88 - thanks doug
1524 days 10 hours 23 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
1533 days 6 hours 12 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
1533 days 6 hours 12 minutes ago
wilso369 wilso369 - Thanks doug!
1535 days 12 hours 41 minutes ago
code749 code749 - one of the best learner vids
1553 days 17 hours 10 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!
1566 days 15 hours 41 minutes ago
glrosendahl glrosendahl - hahah Grammar check ...so official
1585 days 1 hours 57 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Happy we could help out!! Sorry about the spelling errors ;-)
1608 days 5 hours 12 minutes ago
madnessman madnessman - minor mistake: beenie should be beanie. besides that, this video seems helpful!
1608 days 18 hours 35 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
1615 days 1 hours 52 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
1615 days 1 hours 53 minutes ago
javaken javaken - So Great
1615 days 17 hours 55 minutes ago
odang odang - is this working?
1616 days 2 hours 37 minutes ago
boarder25 boarder25 - helpful
1620 days 1 hours 8 minutes ago

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