A Guide to the Different Types of Snowboards

In the snowboarding world there are three different types of snowboards like All Mountain, Freestyle, and Alpine. The boards have their own unique construction, material, shape, flex pattern and size. There is no answer to the type of snowboard…

A Guide to Airlines Ski Baggage Allowance

Up until 2009, most airlines allowed passengers to carry their skis and other related items for free but since 2010, airlines began to introduce charges in efforts to keep fares down and make up for other airline costs. Some airlines…

The Top 5 Skiers in the World

One can never be bored by skiing because it is a special gift of the relationship between earth and sky. It only comes in sufficient amounts in particular places, at certain times on this earth; it lasts only a limited amount of time…

Ski Jargon Buster

How well do you know your ski jargon? If you don’t want to sound awkward on the slopes this year and make sense of what you are trying to say, here are some ski jargons you should know. A Air - Jumping off the snow. Avie - Avalanche. B Bombing…

Celebrities Who Ski And Snowboard

Come winter and some celebrities flock to ski resorts instead of opting for warmer destinations offering the 3 S’s, Sun, sea and sand. Here is a look at celebrities who just love to ski and snowboard. Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian…

The Best Avalanche Airbags 2015

Avalanches have always been a big threat to skiers and snowboarders and this has brought more attention to the business of avalanche safety. People in search of powder regardless of the danger are pushing brands and designers to come up…

The World Ski Awards 2015

The World Ski Awards aims to improve standards within the ski industry by rewarding organisations that are leaders in their field. The award organisers explain that, World Ski Awards was developed in reaction to overwhelming demand…

Ski and Snowboarding Events 2015/2016

Red Bull Freestyle.ch 26th -27th September 2015 - Zurich, Switzerland Freestyle.ch is the largest freestyle sport event in Europe. The best snowboarders, free skiers, FMXers, skateboarders and mountain bikers from around the world exhibit…

The Top 10 Dry Ski Slopes & Indoor Snow Centres in the UK

Want to train and practice before hitting the slopes this year? Or are you a newbie who wants to learn the basics of skiing or snowboarding to save time practising at the resort? Here are some of the best dry ski slopes and indoor snow centres in the country, perfect for having an inter-season or inter-trip play on.

Snowboarding Types and Styles

The type and style of snowboarding is determined by the equipment and gear being used and where the ride takes place.