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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...

Bunny hopping for greater air

Bunny hopping is often associated with simple things such as bunny hills and perhaps riding a BMX bike and thus is dismissed by many people as being a serious trick. While a Bunny hop may be very...

Front side tricks in a half pipe

Snowboarding in a half pipe offers a lot of variations to tried and true tricks. One zone of the half pipe where this is very true is the front side of the ramp. There are many tricks and variations...

Going beyond 360-degree airs

360-degree airs are amazing but they are not the limits of what can be done especially in a half pipe. While there are some limits based upon physics, the reality is that most of us will never reach...

Shifties

Shifties are interesting tricks that look like a 180-degree turn. Since you are not doing a 180-degree turn a Shifty can be considered an optical illusion. When doing a Shifty you are creating the...