Reviews

Goggle Review: Dragon APXs

Intended Purpose: The APXs goggle is designed off of the Dragon APX but in a smaller frame option for those wanting the Infinity Lens Technology (full peripheral vision and easy interchangeability). Location: I wore the goggles at the Winter Park, Colorado on-snow. Conditions: Mix of sunny bluebird to overcast flat light on the mountain. Color: I rode the APXs goggle in the white design. I really like the si...

15 Mar 10:50 AM 4 Read More...

Binding Review: 12-13 Rome Mob Boss

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Rome Mob Boss Bindings on the Rome Hammerhead with my Vans Ferra Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Pretty normal time to set up the bindings. Fit: I tried the Rome Mob Bosses in the small binding option and they were a good fit to my boot with no pressure points or weird feelings on the mountain. The s...

06 Mar 9:17 AM 2 Read More...

Binding Review: 12-13 Flux GM30

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Flux GM30 Bindings on the Endeavor Diamond with my Vans Ferra Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Pretty normal time to set up the bindings. Fit: I tried the Flux GM30 bindings in the small size which fit my size 8 boots just fine. The straps were able to be adjusted properly and I didn't have any slippag...

29 Feb 7:04 AM 4 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...

Binding Review: 12-13 NOW IPO

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the NOW IPO Bindings on the Arbor Swoon with my Vans Ferra Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: JF Pelchat was on hand to make sure the bindings went out with good fit for the sizing options he had at the demo. He took the time to get mine dialed in and also matched the bushing flex to the board I was riding so...

09 Feb 1:38 PM 9 Read More...

Binding Review: 12-13 Union Charger

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked groomers. Setup: I rode the Union Charger on the Jones Flagship Carbon with my Vans Ferra Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: This was the second setup of the day and Parker took care of it, he's a magician when it comes to demos and turning the screws. Fit: I rode these bindings in the M/L size which fit the width of my boots and...

07 Feb 7:55 AM 6 Read More...