You may be at a point where you want to take up a winter sport but unsure whether you want to be a skier or a snowboarder.
The weather in the mountains is pretty unpredictable, and it can change rapidly. But, you may not be able to get on the mountain very often, so you will want to snowboard whatever the weather.
There are some clear similarities between snowboarding and skateboarding. But how close are the two sports?
Many people that have not tried the sport ask the question, is snowboarding dangerous? The root of the question usually comes from horror stories and videos of snowboarders crashing hard from massive jumps.
When you come to buy your own snowboard equipment for the first time, you may have quite a shock. You may have been lusting over snowboards ridden by pros, such as Travis Rice and Jamie Anderson. Pro riders are great adverts for snowboards, as people dream about emulating their tricks and big descents in fresh … Read more
In the past, many people regarded skiing as a sport that “other people did.” There is a perceived lifestyle that skiers lead on and off the mountain, but is skiing a rich person’s sport?