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Today 08:51 AM
j1n Hi All. I just started to ride again this season. Went a bunch of times when i was in my teens and i loved it but was poor and could never go and forgot about it. 15 years later and im getting back into it. went 4 times this season (Killington, Berkshire East, Whitetail and Liberty). Going to Snowshoe this weekend to snowboard for 3 days. Also planning a vail trip for next season. im kinda mad at my self that i went this long without snowboarding also cause i missed out on a lot of fun and some good snow storms the past winters.
Today 08:44 AM
ANGST Old (42) skateboarder here. Just went snowboarding for the first time and loved it. Too late to go again this season . Hope to spend a few days next season on some of the slopes in this area (VA , WV, PA, MD) .
02-25-2017 03:46 AM
Snakepit California snowboarder but addicted to crossing the Canadian border to play in pow. Whistler/Blackcomb, Lake Louise, Grouse and Cypress Mountain. Next on the wish list is a Mountain Collective Pass, Revelstoke and a Signal Disruptor 2.
02-24-2017 08:17 PM
sn0wm@n
Calgary, Alberta

I've been snowboarding for several years but my level of progression has been stagnant for some time (lost interest, different crew, etc.). Well I'm back! I've set some realistic goals and having a blast again. At the moment I'm trying to learn to boardslide after having become comfortable with 50/50's on the box last season. I use to cruise the resort, just hauling ass, carving and spraying snow but have recently taken an interest in the park. I love learning new things. I'm a huge fan of Torstein Horgmo and Travis Rice! "The Art of Flight" is my favorite film with "Fourth Phase" coming in a close second. I ride a 2016 Lib Tech T Rice Pro 155, Union Atlas bindings and DC Torstein boots. I've joined to get back into the community and get my stoke on
02-24-2017 02:51 PM
benjinyc Hi all!

Benji from NYC (grew up in chicago) spent most of my time riding in Wisconsin starting in 94' (23 years ago)

glad to find this site, love talking about tech and riding (i ride mostly in the catskills, sometimes southern VT, take a trip out to Utah 2x a year)
02-23-2017 09:51 AM
kriegs13
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Hi, I started "snowboarding" 5 years ago when I married. My spouse is skiing and don't wanted keep him at home just because I always hated cold weather and snow.

So here we are now, last April I bought a season pass just to get to the snow as often we can And in the last season I bought my first snowboard.

I used the quote marks in my first sentence because in the first years, I literally did nothing snowboarding, just sitting in the snow, or facing up the hill did falling leafs. I am not a super fast learner, for sure. I took couple of lessons, occasionally and I always improved something. I just want to learn always something new and enjoy to be out there. My wish is to learn in the future that 360 degree rotating

I have terrible fear of heights so unfortunately we are going only to ski area where there is a gondola or aerial tramway (the closed cabin) that go to some station where there is a green trail down and long enough for me to enjoy. Northstar, Keystone are my favorites and in this year I hope I can try the Vail where I see in the trail map a gondola with some longer green run down. I also like the Heavenly (good hotels nearby). I love the locals but they never have gondola so I have to walk up the hill

Used to snowboard in Austria and in CO, CA and NV.

Welcome! I also have a pretty terrible fear of heights (vertigo and uneasy stomach any time I'm more than ten feet up). But for some reason lift chairs don't bother me. Maybe try a low riding chair on a bunny slope? Or maybe not. Either way, enjoy!



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02-23-2017 02:54 AM
mbe Hi, I started "snowboarding" 5 years ago when I married. My spouse is skiing and don't wanted keep him at home just because I always hated cold weather and snow.
So here we are now, last April I bought a season pass just to get to the snow as often we can And in the last season I bought my first snowboard.
I used the quote marks in my first sentence because in the first years, I literally did nothing snowboarding, just sitting in the snow, or facing up the hill did falling leafs. I am not a super fast learner, for sure. I took couple of lessons, occasionally and I always improved something. I just want to learn always something new and enjoy to be out there. My wish is to learn in the future that 360 degree rotating
I have terrible fear of heights so unfortunately we are going only to ski area where there is a gondola or aerial tramway (the closed cabin) that go to some station where there is a green trail down and long enough for me to enjoy. Northstar, Keystone are my favorites and in this year I hope I can try the Vail where I see in the trail map a gondola with some longer green run down. I also like the Heavenly (good hotels nearby). I love the locals but they never have gondola so I have to walk up the hill
Used to snowboard in Austria and in CO, CA and NV.
02-22-2017 01:46 AM
Chuck Norris Ayyyyy 28, snowboarder from Calgary, Ab. Do most of my riding in BC nowadays though as Im more into chasing the snow
02-17-2017 10:33 AM
MVNY Hello Hello!!

Matt here, from NYC / NJ. Been snowboarding forever... get out as often as I can... ride all the local hills (NJ, PA, NY, VT, etc..), and I get out on a few larger trips every season.

Pretty psyched to find this site.. hoping to use it as a resource for travel, gear, etc.. as well as offer any of my own advice from time to time ;-)

I have a few boards...
- Venture Paragon (just picked up this season - LOVE this board!!)
- Venture Odin
- Venture Kevin Jones pro-model
- Capital BSOD

I usually ride Union Atlas bindings (I also have an older pair of Union Asadachi's as well)... with Salomon Synapse boots.


THANKS!!

- Matty
02-16-2017 03:46 PM
darklektor Hi all! I'm 27 and I'm from Ukraine. I've ridden board 4 times and I enjoyed it. Currently started ride with The Black Snowboard of Death Hope to have a lot of fun and useful info here
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