The gift thing doesn't work all the time - I have had stuff shipped to me labelled gift and gotten dinged for duty - to get that reversed you have to show up and prove it's a gift.
I had a plan. I send the money trough paypall as gift. Then they send me the board as a gift. But they didnt want to so.... Buying locally.
Torpedo, i haven't snowboarded with you yet but you know me more then my sister.