Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums - View Single Post - Vancouver 12-13 Season
View Single Post
post #647 of (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 06:57 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 12
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Vancouver 12-13 Season

Went up to Cypress this morning. Burton has a demo tent set up with 2014 gear. Tried out a Nug with Genesis bindings and a Hate with Malavitas.

Genesis ankle strap is a new mesh material that looks kinda like the high back. New ratchet design as well. Seems more complicated with ladders on both side of the strap feeding into the ratchet. My left toe ratchet was busted and the strap didn't glide through properly. The other ratchets were fine. Good looking binding.

The new colorways for the Malavitas are ugly IMO. One was dark brown with some monograms on it that look like a women's LV purse. The other pair I saw was beige with red highlights. Other than the colors they look pretty much identical to this years and last.
canbc is offline  
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome