Halldór Helgason (born 10 January 1991) is an Icelandic snowboarder. Halldór was born in Akureyri, Iceland. He is the younger brother of Eirikur “Eiki” Helgason. Halldór owns Lobster Snowboards, atrip apparel, 7/9/13 Belts, Switchback Bindings and Hoppipolla Headwear, alongside his brother Eiki.
Are Lobster Snowboards good?
Pop/Snap: All things point to good pop in this snowboard from the regular camber profile and medium flex to the carbon stringers in the nose and tail; and I’ve got to say the pop is pretty decent. … Recommendations: The Lobster Sender is a great board for the rider looking for one snowboard to handle anything.
Where are bataleon snowboards made?
What is 3bt?
3BT™ boards accelerate faster and maintain speed when pointed straight because the lifted sidebases have a shorter overall edge contact and reduce drag. This helps you coast along cat tracks faster, clear jumps and pass skiers on powder days. The uplifted edges at the contact points reduces the chance of edge catch.
What does Rome SDS stand for?
Snowboard Design Syndicate
Who owns Rome snowboards?
The iconic Rome SDS snowboard brand has a new owner, but the same principals: Josh Reid and Paul Maravetz. The company is headquartered in Waterbury. Rome is one of the original rider-driven brands, and has been at the forefront of snowboard progression over the past 17 years.
Are Rome Snowboards any good?
Rome produces an impressive line of snowboards, year-in and year-out. And, they’re a great choice whether you’re a beginner or an expert. Their men’s line is most impressive, spanning an incredible 22 different decks. … Like Burton and Lib Tech, Rome is a pure-snowboarding company–it has no foundation in skiing.
How do you size a snowboard?
Since most snowboarders ride a board that is 85% to 92% of their own body height, plugging a couple numbers into a simple formula can tell you the board length that might fit you best. The formula is as follows: Your Height (in inches) X 2.54 X 0.88 = Your Recommended Board Length.