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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.
1429 days 4 hours 34 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!
1700 days 23 hours 50 minutes ago
Npomfret Npomfret - Nice starting vid, looking forward to getting some more tips
1714 days 14 hours 58 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Excited to see all the feedback from the Beginners vid!
1729 days 5 hours 15 minutes ago
hinma hinma - great vid, really helps when you have no idea
1781 days 8 hours 36 minutes ago
FireMike FireMike - Good basic vid. I highly recommend watching some videos if you're just beginning - it helps!
1807 days 14 hours 18 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.
1810 days 20 hours 7 minutes ago
c6mpact c6mpact - great vid. i should have watched this last year. maybe might have saved me some growing pains.
1811 days 3 hours 39 minutes ago
Wak3bo4rd3r Wak3bo4rd3r - always good to get a refresher course in
1812 days 17 hours 54 minutes ago
Surfx Surfx - Good work
1826 days 6 hours 17 minutes ago
Darkangel10 Darkangel10 - got me going with everyone else out there on the slopes
1828 days 7 hours 24 minutes ago
Anthony-CM-Ransom Anthony-CM-Ransom - this video = why dougieFraish is the shit.
1838 days 6 hours 2 minutes ago
shortcut78 shortcut78 - Learned something new!
1844 days 1 hours 45 minutes ago
seacow234 seacow234 - man i wish i saw this earlier...
1853 days 10 hours 37 minutes ago
thundersnap4 thundersnap4 - really helped
1872 days 1 hours 52 minutes ago
Trybek911 Trybek911 - I agree, this is very helpful:) thanks trusnow
1882 days 2 hours 28 minutes ago
zanetkax0 zanetkax0 - this is really helpful :)
1890 days 6 hours 18 minutes ago
hawkeyepnx hawkeyepnx - Just another good vid to bring in the season!
1897 days 9 hours 27 minutes ago
Omitson Omitson - Great video. Not too long, but a lot of content!
1899 days 9 hours 40 minutes ago
noudles86 noudles86 - totally going to show this to some friends who need the tips =)
1913 days 13 hours 36 minutes ago
Kighted Kighted - Thanks
1917 days 4 hours 29 minutes ago
krisshono krisshono - All of these vids are awesome, they have helped me so so much
1940 days 23 hours 42 minutes ago
mmm911 mmm911 - thanks
1943 days 14 hours 4 minutes ago
paton511 paton511 - heyjohnsullivan, the opening tune is We Are Rockstars by 'Does It Offend You, Yeah?'
1979 days 11 hours 48 minutes ago
heyjohnsullivan heyjohnsullivan - what song is used for the opening credits?
1981 days 6 hours 16 minutes ago
sb=awesome sb=awesome - I HAVE THAT HAT!
2017 days 19 hours 15 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Always happy to help progress peoples riding!
2028 days 23 hours 20 minutes ago
Sh0cker47 Sh0cker47 - that acutally helped me out and ive been riding for over a year now haha thanks!
2031 days 5 hours 21 minutes ago
lwillo_88 lwillo_88 - thanks doug
2035 days 6 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
2044 days 2 hours 31 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
2044 days 2 hours 31 minutes ago
wilso369 wilso369 - Thanks doug!
2046 days 9 hours ago
code749 code749 - one of the best learner vids
2064 days 13 hours 29 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!
2077 days 12 hours ago
glrosendahl glrosendahl - hahah Grammar check ...so official
2095 days 22 hours 16 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - Happy we could help out!! Sorry about the spelling errors ;-)
2119 days 1 hours 31 minutes ago
madnessman madnessman - minor mistake: beenie should be beanie. besides that, this video seems helpful!
2119 days 14 hours 54 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
2125 days 22 hours 11 minutes ago
nzlyoung nzlyoung - Cool tutorial. Thanks!
2125 days 22 hours 12 minutes ago
javaken javaken - So Great
2126 days 14 hours 14 minutes ago
odang odang - is this working?
2126 days 22 hours 56 minutes ago
boarder25 boarder25 - helpful
2130 days 21 hours 27 minutes ago

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