Category: Snowboarding

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Five tips for buying cheap ski & snowboard gear

Looking to save a few quid on your ski or snowboard gear this coming winter? We hear you. Whether you’re looking for some new outerwear, boots, or those all important extras (GoPro anyone?), it pays to shop sensibly and spend a bit of time looking around before flashing your hard earned cash. Here are five…



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The best audio ski and snowboard helmets 2015

Tearing up the park, cruising through pow or chilling on the chairlift – it’s all better with the sweet sound of music in your ears. Most newer helmets now offer audio integration as standard or as an optional upgrade, and in this post we’ll be looking at three of our favorites. So if you ski…




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Snowboarding holidays: beginner’s dos and don’ts

If you’re planning your first snowboarding holiday, here are a few dos and don’ts to help you on your way. Do Get in as many lessons as you can before you go, ideally at a snowdome. Dry slopes are fine (and cheaper), but a long way from the feeling of having real snow beneath your…




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The best wireless portable speakers for extreme sports

Sitting on a chairlift, riding at the park, or chilling with your homies – all of these things are better with music. So we’ve pulled together 8 of the best wireless portable speakers to help you achieve acoustic bliss. Rugged, loud, stylish, and small enough to stash in your rucksack, these speakers have been chosen…




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5 cheap GoPro alternatives

GoPro didn’t get to where it is today by selling cheap action cameras, it go there selling the best action cameras. So if you’re looking for an action camera which performs at the same level as a GoPro, but for a fraction of the price, I’m afraid you’re going to be disappointed. The good news…




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5 cheap snowboard bags you can trust

If you’re looking for a reliable snowboard bag that won’t break the bank then you’re in the right place. We’ve compiled 5 of our favorite, cheap snowboard bags, all of which come in at under £50. These bags may not allow room for the kitchen sink, but for once-yearly pursuits or weekend expeditions they’ll do…




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10 places to buy second hand snowboard gear online

Looking to save a few quid on your snowboard equipment this season? Well you’ve come to the right place. We’ve pulled together 10 of the best places to source second hand snowboard gear online. Have we missed anywhere? Tell us about it by leaving a comment below. Goneboarding Goneboarding is one of the biggest online…




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5 wheeled snowboard bags for the coming season

Following the popularity of our old 7 snowboard bags with wheels post, we thought we’d bring you an updated version ready for the 2014/15 season. We’ve picked 5 wheeled snowboard bags which cover a range of sizes and budgets, so hopefully you’ll find something here to suit your needs. 1. Patagonia Black Hole Snow Roller…




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Where to snowboard & ski in the UK

The collective success of Team GB at this year’s Winter Olympics has given British snowboarding & skiing some well earned recognition, and inspired a nation of budding winter sports ‘noobs’ to get out there and learn to ski or snowboard. Young or old, it’s never too late to get involved in skiing or snowboarding, you…




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Time to buy a snowboard helmet

It’s amazing that there is any debate at all around whether or not snowboarders should wear helmets. It is of course the choice of the individual, but there is more than enough evidence out there to suggest that riding without protection is just plain stupid. Earlier this week the world witnessed first hand the importance…