A method is as iconic as it gets on a snowboard, but it does take a bit of getting used to as it’s not the easiest trick to just bust out. What you really want to do it break it down into a few different elements.
Typically many people consider that the only real way to improve their snowboarding is to snowboard more and in essence that certainly makes sense. However, the more I tailor my fitness regime the more I’ve noticed how my riding has benefitted.
Starting to work on switch can be a nightmare. The key is to keep things simple and take your riding back a notch. Think about starting with some very basic ‘C’ shaped turns
Summer will never be the same again once you've shredded Les Deux Alpes with the Maverix crew
A stall is a very straightforward trick that you do not need to be very skilled to achieve. It can easily look great and feel awesome with minimal effort.
With the cost of taking your equipment away with you it makes sense to consider what you might actually need for a week of riding. Here's my list...
Spring Battle is the ultimate antidote to a full season on the competition circuit. I headed over to catch up with some of Team GB mid way through the competition.
Quite often when you start to move from a ride on to a side on features it can be tough to get fully committed boardslides. You often end up not getting more than the nose of the board on the rail.
Off piste riding is becoming more and more popular as we all search for that untracked bit of awesomeness, however there are a few things worth considering before you start venturing out of bounds. Insurance...
Find out the thing that kills most peoples frontside 180’s and makes it almost impossible to get 360’s.
If you’re looking for a fresh challenge in your riding split your board into four. Pick one corner and then carry out all four 180 rotations from that corner.
If you’re on more of a budget and realistic about the number of times you’ll be using a jib board over the winter then why not make your own. I had a few bits lying around and put one together for under £10.
To help you get stoked to throw yourself at a load of metal and plastic here is a selection of the best urban rail sections of all time.
When you drill down to the essence of freestyle snowboarding you only need four tricks to cement your creditability in your local dome or mountain.
A comprehensive guide provided you with some options from the easy to the extreme depending on your level of devotion to your stick, budget and inclination.
Over the past few seasons I have been lucky enough to ride almost all of the Union Bindings women’s selection. Here are my thoughts on the range.
In many instances spinning off the toe edge will help you maintain a more balanced posture as your shoulders will be nicely over that edge. Quite often when people spin off their heels they...
I’ve found riders are increasingly looking for a unique experiences. Something to remember beyond the app stats. The riders that come away with me are looking to expand their skills and challenge their perceptions of what they thought was possible on a board.
We pulled together some top UK based photographers and videographers who would be willing to help riders boost their profile. Plus is was an great excuse for a cool get together with a solid bunch of riders.
T-bars can be a nightmare, especially if you’re new to them. Most issues arise from people being to close to the centre bar. If you have two people on the T-bar close to the centre then there is next to no space...