Thom’s Review-Blizzard Bonafide Skis

Hi I’m Thom, I just got of the all-new Blizzard Bonafide. This is a 5 out of 5 star ski for me. This has been one of my perennial favorites and they manage to make it even better this year. Kind of reduced the rocker profile a little bit, widened Continue Reading

Rob’s Review-Arbor Foundation Snowboard

Hey, I’m Rob. Just got done riding the Arbor Foundation. I give it 3 out of 5 stars. It’s a low level board. It’s an entry-level all-mountain board so it’s pretty soft-flexing. The rocker shape makes it really, really easy to roll over on edge but you’re gonna want to Continue Reading

How To Tail Slide 270 Out On A Snowboard

Tail Slide 270. A Tail Slide 270 is a very common buttering trick that is fun, looks awesome and builds your skills for more advanced jib tricks. The key warm-up trick is a Frontside Tail Butter coming out switch, which we’ve covered in the Basics Of Buttering series. For the Continue Reading

Adam’s Review-Salomon XDR 79 CF Skis

Hi I’m Adam and I was just skiing on the Salomon XDR 79 CF. This is a 5 star ski for that solid intermediate skier who is looking for something very lightweight, easy to control and very snappy on the front side of the mountain. 79mm underfoot, and a little Continue Reading

Evan’s Review-Volkl Revolt 95 Skis

Hi this is Evan I just got off the Volkl Revolt 95. I give this ski 5 out of 5 stars. I actually personally own this ski, it’s a lot of fun and just is a good all-mountain, park ski. Nice waist width at 95 is not too wide for Continue Reading

How to Tail Block – Snowboarding Tricks

Hey, my name is Garrett Okun and we’re here at Appalachian ski mountain. Today I’m gonna teach you how to do a Tail Block. A tail block is a trick that is super fun to do on flat ground, on a bank, on a quarter pipe. Three things you want Continue Reading

How To Nose & Tail Grab On A Snowboard

Nose and Tail Grabs have the easiest names to remember of any grab. Learn these after you’ve nailed all four of the basic grabs. There are a bit trickier because they require the addition of leg extensions in the air to get the grab. In a sitting position with even Continue Reading

How to Tail Press on a Snowboard – Snowboarding Tricks

Kevin here, from Whistler, B.C. Here are some tips to help you tail press. A tail press is simply sliding across the snow or park feature on the tail of your snowboard. Before you try this trick make sure you have softer free ride or park snowboard. The first part Continue Reading

Snowboard Tricks: Wheelies : Snowboarding Tricks: Tail & Nose Wheelie Differences

So in this section, we’re just going to talk a little bit about the difference between a tail wheelie and a nose wheelie. Basically, a nose wheelie is the same concept as a tail wheelie, you’re just switch. You just have all your weight on your nose instead of your Continue Reading

Kyle’s Review-Rossignol Experience 75 Skis

Hi I’m Kyle I just got off the Rossignol Experience 75. I give this ski a 4 out of 5 star. It is going to be perfect for the beginner that is maybe looking to graduate out of rentals. Very predictable, stable and its carbon so it’s going to be Continue Reading