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  1. Set up a Directional twin as a twin?

    Welcome New Riders And New Members
    Hi guys I'm new to this forum. I recently picked up a 165w team exposure snowboard by Nitro. I have a background in wake boarding so really enjoy a twin feel but this board is a Directional twin... I set up my bindings so that it would have the same tip and tail length. I moved my rear...
  2. Too much time on toes and heel

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Hi All, Pretty new to the forum so just looking for some ideas. I've been riding for quite a while though I'm not on the slopes all the time. I got 3-5 times a year usually. I have noticed that on my last few trips with my board I spend a lot of time on my heel and toe sides. When I used to...
  3. Duck stance question???

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    HEy all I’m new to the sport although I have extensive background in skateboarding and surfing. Mostly surfing. I bought my first snowboard and am setting up the binding and know 100% a duck stance is for me. I’m very duck footed but my question is can too much of a duck stance hurt your...
  4. Dominant Foot front or back. Goofy/Regular

    Snowboarding General Chat
    Hi Guys. Firstly, I know there is loads of threads around discussing this topic but everything I read contradicts eachother. SO here goes.. I am reading that..... generally speaking, someone who is left footed would be goofy?? and someone who is right footed would be regular?? Thus, the...
  5. Park board in Pow

    Boards
    So I'm from Michigan, going to college in Steamboat, CO. In Michigan, park is all there is to do, so I have a Ride Crook. Steamboat gets dumped on, so I'm looking forward to mad pow, brah. I know I should invest in a powder board, but I just can't spend that kind of money. I figure if I set my...
  6. Stance Width

    Snowboarding General Chat
    Hey guys, Usually I ride 23" stance width on my Burton Hate, but when I go to my friend's DC PBJ I never know what to ride, the 22"5 or the 23"5. What you guys think? It's better to go bigger half an inch or smaller half an inch? Thanks :wink:
  7. K2 Brigade changing bindings to no set back?

    Boards
    So I got a new board the K2 Brigade 2014 a several months ago and I have been tampering with it to find the most comfortable stance. I haven't got a chance to ride it yet but I am going to this winter. I am aware that this board is set back 19mm and its has a dual progressive sidecut. And I am...
  8. Gorilla, Duck, Surf - what is your stance

    Snowboarding General Chat
    A little (pre) season poll !! What is your primary stance: - Gorilla, Duck, Surf, Alpine, Other Angle in numbers: - 15/-15, 20/0, etc Width relative to standard: - Narrow, Standard, Wide
  9. Riding powder for the first time tomorrow...

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    i have a never summer legacy. plenty big enough to handle. looking at about 24" of fresh powder. never ridden pow before. should i drop my bindings back a bit? right now they're completely centered.
  10. Stance Problem

    Bindings
    Hey everyone! I've been trying to tweak my binding angles and I haven't been able to get rid of this problem where it feels like my front is drifting left and my back tip is pushing right. Right now the angles are (+)(-) 15. Anyone know what's going on?
  11. Forward Stance Better for Carving?

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Is Forward Stance really better for carving? and how so?
  12. Burton the Channel Stance advice

    Boards
    Hey! Got a question for fellow riders with real-life experience with the Burton channel. I've been riding my Custom V going on 3 seasons now and have always had the stance width set on the standard REF points on the board. I've decided to widen my stance by 1". I did this by moving the...
  13. Burton Channel Help: Stance-Width Strategies

    Boards
    Channel Stance-Width info Hey! Got a question for fellow riders with real-life experience with the Burton channel. I've been riding my Custom V going on 3 seasons now and have always had the stance width set on the standard REF points on the board. I've decided to widen my stance by 1". I...
  14. Stance

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Hey, So i am currently riding a 21/-21 duckstance but now after i purchased a new board i saw that most of the big riders and in general all park riders are mostly not going further than 15° on each foot. My stance was recommended to me by a guy from a snowboard shop wich saw how angled out my...
  15. Knees

    Snowboarding General Chat
    i just started snowboarding this season, im onto harder blue runs, nothing to wild.;) my knees would always kill after i rode i thought from falling on them too much. Now i can get around and i dont really fall all that much, my knee still kill after ridding. i have a feeling its my stance. Im...
  16. Stance & Angles

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Hello all, I've not been unable to ride for the past 3 years because of an ankle injury and now I'm back on the slopes and I'm not as comfortable as I used to be. 3 years ago, I was able to carve very well. Now, it's a different matter. I'm very comfortable making toeside turns but not...
  17. Set Back Stance On True Twins

    Boards
    Hey guys, I was wondering what every one's opinion is on this and if anyone has any experience doing this. Currently riding a NS Evo 2013, which is a True Twin Board. But was curious on the pros and cons of moving back the bindings for a little set back. Would there be any negative effects ...
  18. Forward Stance and Highback Rotation

    Bindings
    Hey everyone ! I am setting up my new Rome Targa on my freeride board and I was having some questions with all the adjustments possible on those bindings. I ride a +21 / +9 stance, would it be useful to rotate the highback a few degrees to make them parallel to the edge ? I read loads of...
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