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  1. Tips for Big Guy Snowboarding

    Boards
    Lately i gained a lot of weight during my new job on an office where i spend most of my time sitting. I been exploring new ideas and i always wanted to snowboard. I'm planning on going to snowboarding resort around Dec.15th but i have no helmet, bindings or board. I'm currently 5'8 est. 250/260...
  2. First snowboard?

    Boards
    Hi there! I have been snowboarding for quite a while now, however i have only ridden rentals. I have decided to buy my own board, as the rental companies do not have wide boards. I am a tall guy at 202 cm and a bodyweight at around 115 kg. I usually ride offpist, but mostly the small tracks and...
  3. Tips for take off/landings

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    I am not new to snowboarding, have been hitting smaller boxes and rails and medium to large terrain jumps but on the same rental board for a whole season and felt very comfortable on that board. I would generally take off of the lips for the park features and jumps completely flat and straight...
  4. Tutorials: What Do You wanna See?

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Whats up guys!!! My name is Tommie Bennett, I'm the Head Snowboard Coach of Windells Academy and an Instructor/ Trainer at Vail Mountain. I wanna start offering some video tutorials on pipe, slope and rails or general advice for athletes, instructors or the weekend worriers. 2 questions to...
  5. Need feedback on park gopro video, how to improve my style

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    I recently made a gopro park edit from one of our days up at the park and was wondering if anyone could give me some advice on how to improve my style and riding? tricks to progress too? How to learn frontside spins? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gr3JKYf_BUI All feedback is really appreciated!
  6. Back foot troubles

    Welcome New Riders And New Members
    Hi, I am a relative beginner snowboarder (3 weeks) and I have real trouble getting onto the front foot when boarding. I think this is because I have surfed all my life and so am used to driving a turn through my back foot. When in powder this is great and feels really natural, but when I'm on...
  7. Freestyle Tips?

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    Does anyone have any pointers or things to take into notice when getting into freestyle? I've been trying to get into it, but I'm not sure how to. I've been getting into jumps and trying to do some basic 180s and 360s, but I can't seem to get them down. :dizzy:
  8. Heli-boarding in New Zealand, advice?

    Back Country Travel
    Going to NZ (south island) in early july, and planning to heli-board, but I don't know where it's best, and which company offers the best deals (prices compared with customer experience)?? Any other experiences (tips, advice, suggestions) with snowboarding bc in New Zealand? -please share! I...
  9. Heliboarding in New Zealand, tips and experiences?

    General Travel Forum
    Going to NZ (south island) in early july, and planning to heli-board, but I don't know where it's best, and which company offers the best deals (prices compared with customer experience)?? I know answers depends alot on my shredding level, so to get an idea, click here. (I'm holding the camera)...
  10. What are some of your trip and travel tips or tricks?

    General Travel Forum
    Have been thinking about this upcoming season and how to maximize time on the mountain/amount of fun we will have. I'm just curious to know what are some of your personal tips and tricks when it comes to traveling to the mountain. It could be things relating to saving money (i.e. sleeping in...
  11. Starting Fresh.. Help needed!

    Welcome New Riders And New Members
    Hey! I'm a 14 year old girl, and I started snowboarding last season. Basically I love it. Except I had a pretty terrible teacher and sadly, learned nothing but heelside all season. I can't link my turns at all and ended the season with frustration and the mindset of giving up and never...
  12. Wanting to have sharper turns on new board

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
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