Boards

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Lib Tech Attack Banana EC2

Location: Mission Ridge, WA Snow Conditions: Softpacked groomers to fresh snow on the mountain. Setup: I rode the Lib Tech Attack Banana with K2 Formula bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 156cm First Impression: The Attack Banana continues to charge the entire mountain. Weight: average. Flex: Longitudinally it's stiffer from nose to tail which helps give it the stable feeling during ridin...

14 May 9:52 AM 3 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Bataleon Whatever

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Bataleon Whatever with Union milan bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 159cm First Impression: Wow there's no flat basing on this board, you are either carving or carving. Weight: average. Flex: The Whatever is on the more playful side of the spectrum but it offers a stiffer longitudinally flex ...

26 Apr 9:52 AM 6 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Flow Rush

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Flow Rush with Flow Minx SE bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 156cm First Impression: Augmented Base Technology actually works on the Rush. Weight: average. Flex:  Softer nose and tail on the Rush so you have some playfulness but with a stiffer flex underfoot in the binding/camber areas of th...

16 Apr 10:26 AM 1 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 K2 Highlite

[singlepic id=14654 w=150 h=176 float=right] Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the K2 Highlite with K2 Auto Agogo bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 152cm First Impression: Light but aggressive and built for charging. Weight: Lighter than average. Flex: Stiffer flex underneath the bindings, torsionally has some forgiveness to the ...

06 Apr 11:39 AM 1 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Capita Defenders of Awesome FK

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Capita DOA with Union Contact Pro bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 156cm. First Impression: Stability of camber meets the fun of freestyle. DOA just like the film keeps snowboarding fun and flowing for the mountain. Weight: Average. Flex:  The DOA is that all-around board, for the freestyle ri...

19 Mar 10:14 AM 3 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Burton Root

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Burton Root with Burton Genesis bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 144cm First Impression: Want something more all mountain than the Nug, this is it. Weight: Average. Flex:  The Root continues where the Nug left off. Similar in flex, it's medium with a tad softer nose and tail for playfulness....

26 Feb 11:27 AM 1 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 GNU Ladies Choice C2 BTX

[singlepic id=14655 w=150 h=176 float=right] Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the GNU Ladies Choice with GNU B-Free bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 151.5cm. First Impression: Offering up the whole mountain on a platter and giving you a deck that can handle whatever you give it. Weight: Average. Flex: The Ladies Choice is a good...

25 Feb 8:30 AM 7 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Salomon Powder Snake

Location: Mission Ridge, WA Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Salomon Powder Snake with Salomon Halogram bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 156 cm First Impression: I was hesitant about how this would handle on groomers but the Powder Snake could ride the groomers with ease and a bit of playfulness. Weight: Average. Flex:  The Powder Snake has a softer t...

20 Feb 10:45 AM 8 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Rome Hammerhead

[singlepic id=14651 w=150 h=176 float=right] Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Rome Hammerhead with the Mob Bosses bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 153cm. First Impression: Woah crazy shape but you don't notice it when you are riding. Weight: Average. Flex:  The Hammerhead is definitely built to be a softer park flex for on-m...

16 Feb 4:36 PM 0 Read More...

Snowboard Review: 12-13 Jones Mothership

[singlepic id=14656 w=150 h=176 float=right] Location: Mission Ridge, WA Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Jones Mothership with Union Trilogy bindings and Vans Ferra boots size 8. Size: 154 cm (but technically this size doesn't exist, it'll be 152 or 156) First Impression: I started laughing out of excitement when I realized how fast, stable and how the board could ca...

15 Feb 3:29 PM 1 Read More...