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180-degree turns with style

Snowboarding in a half pipe allows for some interesting variations on standard tricks and opens up new possibilities for old tricks. One great trick to learn that has many possibilities is the...

An introduction to half pipes

Let's face it, when snowboarding, anything that isn't flat creates an almost over powering urge to try to ride and half pipes are no exception to this. After gazing upon the glory of a half pipe it...

Snowboarding Jackets

Choosing Snowboarding Jackets Snowboarding jackets have changed a lot over the years as technology has improved. Those big, puffy, down filled jackets used to be the best solution. While they were...

Slide turn in a half pipe

Learning to ride in a half pipe means learning new ways to do everything that you have done before. The dual transitions change all the angles that you are used to when snowboarding and thus change...

Traversing a half pipe

Riding in a half pipe is extremely different than snowboarding on a regular slope. Not only are the techniques for the same tricks different, but the actions often have different names or meanings...

The ultimate snowboarding danger

Avalanches are the biggest threat to any person on a slope. While all hills try to groom their runs to avoid the threat of an avalanche, they can still happen especially if you are not riding on a...