Knowing what snowboard equipment you'll need and choosing the right board, products
and accessories for snowboarding
can be a daunting experience if you are not quite sure what to look
for. Below are some articles with various advice on essential
snowboard equipment and tips on what to look for while you are out snowboard shopping.
The type and size of the board that's right for you will depend on your
on your preferred snowboarding style and your physique.
Snowboard boots (along with their bindings) are designed to
efficiently transfer the movements of your body while riding
onto your board. Here's what you need to know when shopping
Snowboard bindings fasten your feet to your board are an integral part
of your set-up. Find out why it's important to get your bindings right
and what to look out for.
Jackets and Pants
Getting the right outer-clothing will ensure that you have a
hassle-free and enjoyable day while out on the slopes.
Your snowboard gloves will be subjected to plenty of punishment.
Make sure you get the right pair which will last for several seasons.
ride to protect your eyes from the wind, snow, bright sunlight and ultraviolet radiation.
You should always wear a good pair of goggles during your
Do you need to wear a helmet? How do you choose the right helmet to wear.
The answers to your questions are here.
Stomp Pad and Leash
A stomp pad and leash are two of the more important
accessories you'll need to round out your gear before you hit
the powder so you can get off those chairlifts gracefully and prevent
your snowboard from jetting off without you.
Deciding Between Strap-In or Step-In Bindings
Deciding on whether to go with traditional strap-in bindings or the
more recent step-in bindings will be one of the first decisions you need
to make before purchasing your snowboard bindings and boots.
Heat Moldable Liners For Your Boots
Heat-moldable liners ensure that your snowboard boots are as snug as they can be.
Find out what they are and how to use them.
Buying Your Snowboard Gear From ebay
You can find some great deals on ebay for cheap and discount snowboards
and equipment but as with anything else, you have to be able to recognize
them when the opportunity arises.