However, ankle pain-one of the most common snowboarding injuries-can be caused from a number of reasons. Snowboarders have sprained ankles due to poor technique during a jump, from…

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China has 700 ski resorts and more than a million skiers and snowboarders, but more than half of them prefer to head overseas to Japan and Canada, where…

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Skiing Mount Everest. 8,850m up is as high as you can go without being in an aeroplane. You would think that climbing up was enough. … Yuichiro Miura,…

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Experiencing an ACL tear or similar knee injury can make you doubt your ability to get back on the board; however, with time, patience and the right preparation,…

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When should I buy a snowboard? Summary. Whilst it can be hard to think ahead to the next season and buy with more than 6 months before you…

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Width of a snowboard is critical in that it prevents toe and heel drag when leaning the board over in to a turn. Too narrow width for your…

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Width of a snowboard is critical in that it prevents toe and heel drag when leaning the board over in to a turn. Too narrow width for your…

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You’ll want to hot wax the bases with an all-temperature or a softer warm-weather wax to protect them from oxidation, but don’t scrape it off. Be generous with…

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How do I prepare my snowboard for waxing? Hold the iron 2-to-4 inches above the ski or snowboard base and move it from tip to tail and side…

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Despite what the employees at the skiing and snowboard storemay tell you, ski and snowboard wax are exactly the same. Don’t let them fool you into buying two…

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