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How To: Choose Your Board

Are you new to the shred game? This simple flow chart will help you find the right board.


How To: Set Up Your Stance

Don’t wait ’til a cold parking lot on opening day to put your new kit together—get it…


How To: Find Your Stance 

Whoa there, Hondo. Before throwing double corks, you need to know how to stand on that new deck…


How To: Find the Right Snowboard Boots

Here are a couple tips on how to find the right snowboard boots for you.


How to: Set Your Snowboard Bindings

Bindings and boards have standardized mounting systems, and almost all are are compatible. If unsure, consult a local shop.


How to: Detune Your Snowboard

To detune your snowboard, use a small hand file, angled 45 degrees to your board’s edge, and pull with a few small strokes towards you to dull the edge. Polish with a gummy stone to keep smooth.

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