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Video: Team USA snowboarders Chris Corning, Red Gerard kick off season in New Zealand  Summit Daily News

The 2019-20 International Ski & Snowboard Federation World Cup snowboard season will begin this weekend at a World Cup big air event in Cardrona, New ...


Sherm Poppen, Grandfather Of Snowboarding, Dies At 89  NPR

Sherm Poppen didn't become wealthy off of his invention, the Snurfer. But Poppen, who died recently at 89, is widely considered the grandfather of the ...


Sherm Poppen, a Dad Who Fathered the Snowboard, Dies at 89  The New York Times

He was trying to entertain his daughters on a snowy Christmas Day in Michigan when he invented his Snurfer, a prototype of the modern snowboard.


Sherm Poppen, a grandfather of snowboarding, dies at 89  Washington Post

He bound together a pair of skis to create the Snurfer, a precursor to the snowboard.


Now Is the Time to Stock Up on Ski and Snowboard Gear  Outside Magazine

Take advantage of steep discounts on our award-winning Winter Buyer's Guide picks, and you'll thank us on your first pow day next season. Johanna Flashman.


Trailer: 3 Snowboard Legends Trek Into the Wilds for TGR's 'Roadless'  GearJunkie

Bryan Iguchi, Jeremy Jones, and Travis Rice went on a 10-day human-powered expedition into the Teton Wilderness. The result looks to be a snowboard film ...


Grandfather of snowboarding and inventor of the Snurfer dies at 89  9News.com KUSA

BOULDER, Colo. — Stashed inside a garage in Boulder is a collection of wooden boards that hold a special place in history and Julie Poppen's heart. “It says ...


Father of snowboarding, a Muskegon native, dies  MLive.com

Sherman Poppen, the inventor of a proto-snowboard called the 'Snurfer,' died July 31. He was 89 years old.


ski/snowboard shop, 2019  Seven Days

Burton Snowboards — Founded in a Vermont barn in 1977, Burton has become one of the world's most influential snowboard manufacturers over the years.


Former Steamboat resident Sherman Poppen, grandfather of snowboarding, dies at age 89  Summit Daily News

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Sherman R. Poppen, a former Steamboat Springs resident and inventor of an early snowboard called the “Snurfer,” died at the age of ...


Muskegon native, ‘father of snowboarding’ dies at 89  WOODTV.com

Sherman Poppen died in Griffin, Georgia on Wednesday, according to the Muskegon Area Sports Hall of Fame.


Max Parrot, Olympic silver medalist snowboarder, beats cancer  OlympicTalk

Max Parrot, the Olympic slopestyle silver medalist, beat cancer seven months after his diagnosis.


Storytellers: Former pro snowboarder finds new path  9News.com KUSA

ASPEN, Colo. — Finding the right path in life can be more complicated than it seems. Laura Hadar spent much of her life on the edge of her snowboard riding in ...


The “grandfather of snowboarding” Sherman Poppen dies at 89  The Denver Post

Sherman R. Poppen was the inventor of the Snurfer, a precursor to the modern snowboard. The former Coloradoan died July 31, 2019 at the age of 89.


New Ski and Snowboard Outlet opens new shop  Conway Daily Sun

CONWAY — The Ski and Snowboard Outlet and Liquidation Center has been in town for over 20 years, and this summer proprietors Larry and Stephanie ...


Winterland: A Ski & Snowboard Film at Neptune Theatre in Seattle, WA on Thurs Sept 26, 6:30 pm, 9:30 pm - Seattle Film Events Calendar  TheStranger.com

Experience winter sports while staying warm and lazy. Teton Gravity Research will present snowboard and ski films for you to marvel at. Plus, there'll be prizes ...


Legendary Ski Racing Official Allen Church Passes  SkiRacing.com

One of U.S. Ski & Snowboard's most revered ski racing officials, Allen Church, 91, passed away August 17 in Albuquerque, N.M. after a long illness. Church's ...


Two arrested in fatal shooting of musician Toko Tasi  Los Angeles Times

Two Long Beach residents were arrested in connection with the slaying of a Southern California musician who had worked with Sublime and Slightly Stoopid.


Durango snowboarder recovers after breaking neck, spine  The Durango Herald

Andy Hawk had plunged into the snow and taken falls a thousand times before during his 35 years snowboarding, but this time was different. This...


Snowboard Travel Bags Market : Key Players, Growth, Analysis, 2019-2025  Honest Version

Snowboard Travel Bags Market Scope of the Report: The worldwide market for Snowboard Travel Bags is expected to grow at a CAGR of roughly xx% over the ...


Snowboard Travel Bags Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Burton, Dakine, Atomic, Sportube, NITRO SNOWBOARDS  Pioneer Reporter

Stats and Reports recently announced the publication of its new title on “Global Snowboard Travel Bags Market” from its database. The report provides study ...


BBC Studios-Backed Firebird Pictures Developing TV Adaptation Of Snowboarding Thriller ‘Shiver’  Deadline

Snowboarding thriller Shiver is being adapted for TV by Firebird Pictures, the indie set up by Bodyguard exec producer Elizabeth Kilgarriff.


Snowboard Equipment Market 2018 : Trends, Strategy, Applications Analysis and Growth by 2023  Global Industry Source

AMA Research have recently released a comprehensive study of over 150+ pages on 'Snowboard Equipment' market to meet ever-changing industry conditions ...


These Multisport Races Are Way More Fun than Triathlons  Outside

If you'd prefer to add some fly-fishing or paddling into your triathlon, opt for one of these unique events.


Maple Ski Ridge founder George Mulyca dies  The Daily Gazette

ROTTERDAM -- George H. Mulyca, who founded the Maple Ski Ridge ski area in the Rotterdam hills more than a half-century ago, has died. Mulyca, 86, of ...


Perisher snowboard instructor gets sack over drug charge  Daily Telegraph

Two young men have been sacked by NSW ski resorts after being charged with drug offences following a police crackdown on illicit drug use at the snow.


Tasi Malaki, 43  Los Angeles Times

Tasi Malaki, a 45-year-old man of Samoan descent, died Sunday, Aug. 11 after he was shot in the 400 block of West Willow Street in Long Beach, according to ...


The Buzz: Auburn's Backwoods Snowboards & Skateboards doubles in size  Lewiston Sun Journal

This week the Buzz is all about growth in Lewiston-Auburn: More snowboards, more flowers, more body shop, even more . . . antenna? Indeed, even more ...


Snowboard Equipment Market: Global Industry Size, Demand, Trends and 2025 Future Report  SteerNew

The Global Snowboard Equipment Market report provides information by Top Players, Geography, End users, Applications, Competitor analysis, Sales, ...


Strap on these futuristic flip-flops to run around in VR  PC Gamer

There aren't many compact and immersive VR foot controllers on the market, but Cybershoes GmbH is looking to change the way we move in VR games.


The dangerous truth about the 'itinerary' ski runs involved in the death of two Britons  The Telegraph

Being caught in an avalanche is something that no skier or snowboarder wants to experience – and which ski resorts do their utmost to prevent.


No snow is no problem for Vietnamese snowboarder  Deutsche Welle

Vietnam isn't exactly a major winter sports power. But in a story that echoes the Hollywood movie "Cool Runnings" one Vietnamese snowboarder is proving you ...


Items stolen from parked vehicles in Arrowtown  Stuff.co.nz

Police say the items include snowboard helmets, sunglasses, shoes and smaller items like loose change.


Netflix's Hyperdrive Is American Ninja Warrior for Cars  WIRED

For contestants on American Ninja Warrior, failure usually comes with a splash. Fall from the salmon ladder or let go on the spinning log, and you're bound for ...


Sherm Poppen, inventor of the Snurfer who became known as the ‘father’ of snowboarding – obituary  Telegraph.co.uk

Sherm Poppen, who has died aged 89, invented a primitive version of the snowboard, the Snurfer, in 1965 and became known as the “father” of snowboarding.


Behind the Scenes at Outside's 2019 Snowboard Test  Outside

We just wrapped up our annual test at Crested Butte Mountain Resort in Colorado. Here's how it went down.


The American Dream Mega Mall Is Opening Up Just Outside of NYC This Fall 2019  HouseBeautiful.com

A 3-million-square-foot mega-mall called American Dream will be opening up in New Jersey this October. Amenities include countless retail, dining, and ...


Avalanches prompting more snow-goers to understand winter risks  ABC News

A snowboarder says he is lucky to be alive after being swept up in an avalanche in the New South Wales snowfields, just days after receiving avalanche training.


WineInk: When wine floats your boat  Summit Daily News

When I stepped off the dock onto the pristine deck of the 112-foot motor yacht “JOPAJU,” floating regally in Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island, the last thing I ...


Man Caught In Avalanche Near Australia's Thredbo Resort  Teton Gravity Research

According to local news, an elderly man was caught in an avalanche outside Australia's Thredbo Ski Resort. He was reportedly hiking up a bootpack in the ...


Video: Pow-Loving Platypus Spotted at Tasmanian Ski Area  Teton Gravity Research

We often write about animal sightings at ski areas. And by animal sightings, we mean moose sightings. It's not that we're opposed to writing about other animals, ...


A look at 5 prominent doping incidents involving Canadian athletes  CBC Sports

Canoeist Laurence Vincent Lapointe is the latest Canadian Olympic medal hopeful to get caught up in a doping controversy. She has tested positive for the ...


The Last Holdouts Where The War Between Skiers And Snowboarders Is Still Being Fought  Deadspin

On the surface, the rivalry between skiers and snowboarders once had all the classic Snobs vs. Slobs tropes. The stuffy, elitists skiers, with their skin-tight ...


Choose between top 6 best snowboarding helmet to buy in 2019 – snowboarding helmet reviews  NewsNifty

If you are looking to pick a decent snowboarding helmet then there are three things that you need to look out for. Biometrids will cover them in this post and also ...


Famed snowboarder gunned down in L.A. His killer went on to shoot a cop, police say  Los Angeles Times

Dmitry Koltsov was a Russian snowboarding champ and beloved member of L.A.'s skate and surf scene before police say he crossed paths with a troubled Utah ...


The Best Snowboards  Outside

Singling out your next snowboard has never been trickier. Imperceptible design variations, seemingly limitless options, and an avalanche of technical ...


Snowboarders Attempt Unbelievably Sketchy Line at Alta  Teton Gravity Research

Knuckledraggers at my Alta?! What's the world coming to? At this rate we'll have André instead of Dom Perignon in the Yellowstone Club's refreshment huts next ...


Skiing vs Snowboarding: A Brief Breakdown for Beginners  The Manual

Ever since snowboarding became popular in the '80s and '90s, there has been a rivalry between those who ski and those who snowboard. Which one is better ...


A golden opportunity for young skiers  The Manchester Journal

STRATTON — On February 21, 2018, while most people in the Eastern United States were sleeping, Jessie Diggins was making history — for the U.S. Nordic ski ...


Alex Henniffent  Gazette

Alex Henniffent, BBA'18, fell in love with snowboarding in junior high.


The 16 Best Ski and Snowboard Shops in America  Gear Patrol

Before online buying guides and two-day shipping, the local ski shop was where you'd go to pick up anything from boots to hand warmers. But ski shops weren't, ...


New U.S. Ski and Snowboard chairman sets eye on funding the athlete experience  Aspen Times

PARK CITY, Utah — If you want to really boil it down, Kipp Nelson is the money guy at U.S. Ski and Snowboard.In May he formally took over the.


Who has the longest commute in the Green Mountain State? Here's how Vermonters get to work  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau shed light on how your neighbors got to work this morning.


Catching up with snowboarders Chris Corning and Chase Blackwell, who share motocross passion  Aspen Times

COPPER MOUNTAIN — Summer equates to a whole heck of a lot of dirt-bike riding for Summit County U.S. Pro Team snowboarders Chris Corning and Chase ...


Cancer survivor who had snowboard stolen gets new board  The Denver Channel

A cancer survivor who had his prized snowboard stolen while teaching the sport to other survivors was surprised with a new custom board Monday after his ...


US Ski and Snowboard teams training on Mount Hood  KGW.com

Some of the best skiers and snowboarders in the U.S. are training on Mount Hood in Oregon.


How Snurfers Are Influencing the Most Innovative New Snowboards  Gear Patrol

The precurser to the modern snowboard was a backyard toy called the Snurfer. Now, the most innovative new boards are drawing from it again.


Colorado Company Creates Snowboard Bindings That Convert Into Snowshoes  CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) — Alex Swaynie has always wanted more options when it comes to snowboarding technology in the backcountry. After three years of ...


TGR Presents A New Snowboard Film: Roadless  Teton Gravity Research

Follow the Bryan Iguchi, Jeremy Jones and Travis Rice on a brand-new mission in TGR's newest snowboard film Roadless, dropping Fall 2019.


An Unusual Partnership Uses Snowboard Boot Technology To Help Chemo Patients Keep Their Hair  Forbes

The technology made popular by snowboarders may just be one of the secrets to helping breast cancer patients retain their hair during chemotherapy treatments ...


Notorious B.I.G. Estate Sues Snowboard Maker for Using Rapper's Image  Billboard

The estate of late rapper Notorious B.I.G. is suing Swiss snowboarding company Yes Snowboards for allegedly using the iconic artist's image on its products ...


The 10 Best Snowboards of 2019  Gear Patrol

Last Updated December 2018 for winter 2019: We've updated our guide of the best snowboards with the 10 best picks for winter 2019. Prices and links have ...


Meet The Man Who Invented A Revolutionary New Snowboard Binding in His Denver Garage  303 Magazine

Ski and snowboard gear for the last decade has been pretty stagnant. Each season brings a new set of graphic designs on coats, or a few grams of weight ...


Bear Cub Who Made Fast Friends With Snowboarders on the Slopes Just Wants to Hang Out  TIME

A video posted earlier this week on YouTube and Instagram shows an adorable brown bear cub becoming friends with snowboarders.


Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club snowboarders take home 24 podium finishes at nationals  Steamboat Pilot & Today

The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club snowboard team saw a lot of success at the U.S. Amateur Snowboarding Association's Nationals at Copper ...


Nitro Founder Tommy Delago: "The Snowboard Community Has Changed for the Better"  ISPO

Tommy Delago is not only co-founder of Nitro Snowboards, but also a snowboard pioneer. He has experienced and influenced all developments in ...


Vote Now For Never Summer Snowboard Designs, Help Warren Tech Art Programs  CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4)– There's still time to vote for the next series of snowboards Never Summer Industries makes. The Denver snowboard manufacturer has teamed ...


Building and Riding a Spring-Loaded Snowboard  Teton Gravity Research

While the video doesn't explicitly say what inspired these guys to build a snowboard with what appears to be car suspension springs, it doesn't seem like the ...


Zoning Approved For Arts Venue At Burton Snowboard Warehouse  WAMC

A Vermont city has approved a zoning change so a local warehouse can be used as a performing arts venue. Burton Snowboards owns the warehouse.


Land Rover To Replace Toyota As Sponsor Of US Ski & Snowboard  SportsBusiness Daily

Land Rover is finalizing a deal to become the official automobile of U.S. Ski & Snowboard through the '22 Beijing Games, replacing Toyota after a three-year run, ...


A Beginner's Guide to Snowboarding While Stoned - Features  TheStranger.com

America's ski areas are full of secrets. Hidden in the woods between ski runs are hundreds of makeshift chalets—humble wooden shacks formed mostly out of ...


U.S. Ski & Snowboard announces team nominations for 2019-20  Sierra Sun

U.S. Ski & Snowboard recently announced nominations for its teams ahead of the 2019-20 season. Athletes on A Teams receive the most support in terms of ...


WATCH: 3-year-old in Eugene shreds homemade snowboard park in front yard  KVAL

EUGENE, Ore. - How are YOU spending the snow days? "We built our own mountain during the Eugene snow days! " Max Boles reports via Chime In. "Ezra is ...


Sustainability with Ski and Snowboard Manufacturers  ISPO

Sustainability is one of the most important issues in the sports industry. So far, the focus has mostly been on textile manufacturers. That's why ISPO.com once ...


What I Learned as a Snowboard Instructor at Mount Baker  Outside

The not-so-glamorous day as a snowboard instructor at Mount Baker.


Your Next Snowboard Could Come From a Plastic Bottle  NOVA Next

A new “upcycling” process could turn plastic bottles into higher-quality materials like snowboards and car parts.


Minnetonka snowboard champion Meghan Graham dies at 24  Star Tribune

As a teenager, Meghan Graham of Minnetonka was a five-time national snowboard racing champion for her age group. By 2012, Graham was crowned the U.S. ...


Hefty winter storm forces FIS World Championship organizers to cancel snowboard big air competition  Salt Lake Tribune

Tuesday's winter storm also postponed qualifying rounds of men's and women's ski slopestyle event. Hefty winter storm forces FIS World Championship ...


The Sports That Don't Make Women Fight for a Paycheck  OZY

For female athletes, snowboarding and other winter sports can be a haven of pay parity.


Snowboard Bindings Designed to Transform Into Snowshoes  Core77.com

Snowboards are perfect for carving through powder, whereas snowshoes are perfect for traipsing atop it. To have access to both of these on the mountain, ...


US Ski & Snowboard Women Dominate The 2018-2019 Season  KPCW

US Ski & Snowboard had plenty of highlights during the 2018-2019 season. US Ski & Snowboard CEO Tiger Shaw noted some of the great accomplishments.


Mammoth Mountain Ski & Snowboard Team Named 2018-19 Club of the Year  SkiRacing.com

The Mammoth Mountain Ski & Snowboard Team has been named the 2018-19 Club of the Year by U.S. Ski & Snowboard. Mammoth Mountain is one of over ...


Shaun White's Net Worth and How Many Medals He Won  Sportscasting

Shaun White is synonymous with snowboarding. He's racked up medal after medal. So how much has his success earned him and how many medals does he ...


Winter season has officially landed, and the Ski and Snowboard Club is stoked  Iowa State Daily

Students looking out their windows watch the campus they call home blanketed in snow. They question whether they should embrace the snowfall or begin ...


Luke Bodensteiner to Leave U.S. Ski & Snowboard  SkiRacing.com

U.S. Ski & Snowboard has announced that Luke Bodensteiner, U.S. Ski & Snowboard's Chief of Sport, will leave his post on July 15, 2019. Bodensteiner has ...


The Best Ski and Snowboard Goggles  Outside

It's a good time to buy goggles. Over the past decade, skiers and snowboarders have been treated to a quick succession of improvements in goggle tech, from ...


Ski, snowboard museum names new director | Local News  Stowe Today

Abby Chaffee is the new executive director of the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum in Stowe.


Ski and Snowboard Liquidation Center opens new location  Conway Daily Sun

CONWAY — After the heat of the past few weeks, planning for the upcoming ski and snowboarding season might be a welcome distraction.


Vail youth snowboarders shine at nationals  Vail Daily News

As an indicator of future park and pipe talent in the world of snowboarding, few events are as telling as the USASA National Championships. The United States ...


US Ski & Snowboard Discussing And Addressing Issues During The Offseason  KPCW

Safe environments for athletes, funding of travel and the expansion of Utah's Olympic Park are all on top of mind for US Ski & Snowboard during their.


The 10 Most Entertaining Snowboard Instagram Accounts  ISPO

Thanks to Instagram and co., snowboard fans can watch what their idols are doing practically all day long. We show which Instagram accounts should not be ...


Roadless: TGR's New Snowboard Film Coming Fall 2019  Teton Gravity Research

TGR is excited to announce Roadless, a forthcoming snowboard film featuring Jeremy Jones, Travis Rice, and Bryan Iguchi. The three have each followed their ...


Snowboarding from Manaslu, a dream to come true  ExplorersWeb

From the ExWeb community: Extreme snowboarding, from Mont Blanc to Peak Lenin.


Skateboarding: Olympic snowboard medalist Ayumu Hirano wins Japan title  Kyodo News Plus

Two-time Olympic snowboard silver medalist Ayumu Hirano strengthened his bid to represent Japan in skateboarding at the 2020 Tokyo Games by winning the ...


Chris Waker finds a snowboarding home in Summit County, named U.S. Ski & Snowboard Coach of the Year  Aspen Times

Christopher Waker's snowboarding journey is a quintessential Summit County winter sports story.At its heart, the story includes an engagement at the same ...


Kelly Clark finding new role after her retirement from snowboard pipe  Aspen Times

VAIL — Kelly Clark spends her time at the Burton U.S. Open Snowboard Championships working hard to win another title. This year is a bit different for her, ...


After Leadership Change at U.S. Ski & Snowboard, Nelson and Paine Look Toward the Future  SkiRacing.com

Back in the winter of 2002, Kipp Nelson found himself at the Salt Lake City Olympics, crashing a party at the USA House. It was there where he unsuspectingly ...


Where you can still go skiing and snowboarding in Colorado this Memorial Day Weekend  The Denver Channel

We're just more than four weeks away from the official first day of summer and less than a week from Memorial Day, but it's still skiing and snowboarding season ...


Shane Serrano: Chasing competitions and traveling with the AVSC snowboard team  Aspen Times

For all of us who have chosen the life of living in a mountain town, the winters can be very frantic. Between all the powder days, work, social events and ...


30-year-old Aspen man dies in early-morning snowboard crash  Aspen Times

Aaron Hill, who moved to Aspen to follow his love of wine, died early Sunday morning when he was snowboarding after hours on Aspen Mountain and hit a ...