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Verbier and Zermatt pistes map tweaked for the beginner Snowboarder

Most people learning to ski or snowboard will be familiar with the piste map and the colouring system used to grade the runs; blue being the easiest, then red, followed by black for the more advanced and then in Switzerland, yellow for the itinerary runs. However for the uninitiated snowboarder in an unfamiliar resort, piste […]

50/50 to boardslide

Riding boxes and rails gives a totally different sensation to all other areas of snowboarding and once you get started offers limitless possibilities of different tricks to work on. Starting from the beginning, the first thing you want to try is the 50/50. This is basically just riding on and over the box and should […]

Frontside 180 trick tip

  So you’re already comfortable riding the blue jumps in the park and want to up the anti will a spin. For most people the frontside 180 will be the easiest spin to learn first. Frontside means you initiate the spin by turning your upper body to the front, so for a regular rider this […]