Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums - View Single Post - Bigger challenges outside Europe!!
View Single Post
post #14 of (permalink) Old 05-28-2013, 07:15 AM
Zenhugh
Junior Member
 
Zenhugh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Posts: 27
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sir G. View Post
So guys i've made a choice, i'am going to Chile and Argentina. The season starts there in June until October. I have 6 weeks free in August an September, so it's perfect. I would go for 4 weeks, still have to plan where i'am going, but i probably will start in Bariloche (Argentina).

I'am still checking for a good freeride board, but i probably will buy the Burton Custom X (2013). If anyone has suggestions??? let me know
Hey Sir G, I have been riding a GNU Bully Goat this season and have found it an awesome all round freeride board. It can handle powder quite well. I was riding up to 4ft powder and it handled very well and I found it was good through the trees and crud and even handles groomers well. I noticed you have been boarding for a while but I don't know your level. The Billy Goat seems to respond better the harder you charge. I also ride a Never Summer Premier 1 but found it won't handle the powder as well as the Billy Goat. I also have a Jones Hovercraft split for back country tours.
I have noticed quite a few threads on here discussing boards also with good reviews by forum members. Take the time to read through them and do some research so that you get a board that will do what you want.
Happy riding and make sure you post back on your experience in SA.
Zenhugh is offline  
 
 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome