Resort: www.SkiArena.ch – Switzerland Asking for directions to Sedrun often you’ll hear something particularly strange, ‘The Park, oh that’s just past the Palm Tree on the left’. The Tegia Gronda Snowpark has fine examples of what you’d expect to find in a snowboard park. Resting at about 2200m high then 950m long park has jobs, […]
Resort : www.saas-fee.ch Saas-Fe, in Switzerland is one of Europe’s Top Snowboard parks. In fact some people say it’s where freestyle in Europe first developed. Saas-Fe has 3 individual snowboard parks, so there are plenty of pipes, rails & jumps for even the most experiences snowboarder. Saas-Fe also features a 100m long Super (1/2) pipe.
Russians are known for being passionate about what they do, and when it comes to alpine or carving snowboarding, this fact doesn’t change. This video below of the Russian Extremecarving Slalom competition 2013, where the snowboarders have to go under obstacles while slaloming down the slope. These folks get so close to the slope they are almost hugging the piste, literally showing their love for the piste.
A small modification to your snowboard that would make you look cooler when doing night runs on the slopes.
3 tips that every snowboard should know. These tips show you how to repair and prepare for the ski season. Has your board taken a battering last season. Well now is the time to get your snowboard ready !
A quick look at Jake Blauvelt’s new movie Naturally that’s coming our soon. It’s been 2 years in the making in association with Oakley and adidias & well worth checking out.
A basic introduction to some beginner snowboard tricks. With our step by step guide you will be jumping in no time.
The World Snowboard Championships are on this week in Oslo, Norway. You can follow the action online
Tips for purchasing a 2nd hand snowboard. Follow our guide to avoid the most common mistakes when buying a second hand board. There are many things that can go wrong with a snowboard, and it may not be totally apparent to an untrained eye as to whether the snowboard is damaged or not.
We mentioned recently about Seamus O’Connor and his goal of representing Ireland at the 2014 Olympics in Russia. And there is a project at KickStarter.com, called Lucky Enough, where they are looking for sponsors for a video project. KickStarter.com is a website that micro-finances projects, for anything like books, physical products, websites to videos. So […]
From our snowboard forum, we have learned about a US born, Irish citizen, Seamus O’Connor, who is starting to cause a stirr on the snowboarding world. He’s currently 13, and aiming to go to the Winter Olympics in 2014, to represent Ireland. Seamus’s grandparents were born in Ireland, and his father grew up in England, […]
We are always on the look out for exciting and interesting snowboard videos. Thankfully the internet is littered with great videos, so you don’t really have to search too much find videos of people doing jumps over obstacles, turns & flips in the air or just being 1 with the snow. Below is one such […]
Learn all what you need to know about snowboarding off-piste. Learn about gear, board setup , technique and more !
Some tips to consider when buying your next snowboard. As you progress in your skill level, you may want to move from renting boards to having one of your own. This will help you progress even faster.
An introduction to the various types of snowboarding. Learn the difference between freestyle snowboarding and carving snowboarding, and much more.
Ski & Board Fest in Kilternan on 25th & 26th September, will offer a great weekend of skiing and snowboard for young and old. Professional instructors from the Austria alps will be present for a day of skiing.
How tough is it to learn snowboarding ? Surely if a dog can snowboard, so can you. Check inside to see some proof as to how easy snowboarding is
The New York Times shares it’s collection of amazing snowboard tricks from the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games. Learn a trick or two from some of the worlds top snowboarders, and even submit your own !
Well the 2009-2010 ski season is over and we now we are ready to launch snowboard.ie . We are really excited to be able to bring you snowboard news & tips as well as information on where are the best places to snowboard in the world. We are a little sister website from Ireland’s #1 […]