Archive for February, 2011

Snowboarding Olympic Charter

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Terje Haakonsen contunues his fight for what is right. Snowboarding should be run by snowboarders. – We recognize the Olympics as a potential pinnacle event of snowboarding, but only if our voices are heard. – All snowboard events and organizations throughout the world must listen to the driving force of our sport: the athletes. – […]

Hampus Mosesson rides for Apo Snowboards

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

This is big. Our favourite swede Hampus Mosesson has signed with french Apo. For you who´ve never heard of Apo I can tell you that in France it´s the biggest brand when it comes to snowboards. All rental shops and snowboard schools uses Apo. And you `ll see Apo in all French snowboard shops. The […]

Review: Jones Snowboards The Flagship

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Snowboard: Jones Snowboards – The Flagship 160 . Setup: Burton Cartel bindings, 32 Leashed boots. Conditions: Hard packed snow, some powder. Big mountains. Camber: Under the feet, rocker on tip and tail. Flex: On the stiffer side. Weight: Not as heavy as I expected. About average. Size: 160 This snowboard is big. The first impression […]

Burton X Red Wing Snowboard boots

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

So what´s the deal with worker boots styled snowboard boots? We don´t get it. But hopefully the boots are made in the USA, like all Red Wing shoes. And what else? That they are comfy? Or maybe this crappy photo doesn´t do them justice.