Tag Archive for Directional Shape

Jones Mind Expander

Jones Mind Expander 2018 The Jones Mind Expander is a weird one, at first it looks like just a powder board, but it actually rides completely differently to how I expected it to.

Rome Powder Division ST

The Rome Powder Division ST is the shortest and fattest of the 3 Powder Division boards. The ST stands for “swallow tail”, and is made to be super floaty, quick and easy to turn.

Rome Powder Division MT

The Rome Powder Division MT is on of the three Rome Powder Division boards, with this one being in the middle of the lengths. The MT stands for “Moon Tail”, for the shape that is cut out of the tail.

Rome Winterland

The Rome Winterland is a freeride shaped board, that has a camber profile that is made to handle all kinds of riding. The hybrid profile means that the rocker section helps the board (along with the longer nose) to float in deep snow, while the camber section helps give the board good pop and solid edge hole when the snow is hardpacked.

Rome Blur

The Rome Blur is a new one for 2017, that is made to be a high performing directional board that will handle hard carving on groomers, to big drops into pow.

Jones Carbon Solution Split

Jones Carbon Solution Split 2017 The Jones Carbon Solution Split is a high end, very stiff splitboard that has all the best technology that Jones put into their boards. The very stiff 10/10 flex rating, Ultra Iso-Core, fast sintered base all add up to make the board fast, light and expensive.

Burton Ripcord

Burton Ripcord 2017 The Burton Ripcord is an entry level snowboard that is an ideal first board, or a step up for someone who normally rents.

Burton Landlord

Burton Landlord 2017 The Burton Landlord is based on the older Malolo, which is made to get a snowboard that has a surfy feel that can still handle hard riding. The directional camber profile has camber under your back foot, with a rocker nose, to give you stability and pop, while the rocker nose helps to keep the board afloat in deep…

Burton Custom Mystery

Burton Custom Mystery 2017 The Burton Custom Mystery is a very high end (expensive) version of the custom, made with a bunch of mystery ingredients.

Burton Custom X Flying V

Burton Custom X Flying V 2017 The Burton Custom X Flying V is a new board this season, which to me seems like an odd one. The regular Custom X is well known as Burton’s most aggressive camber board. It is the sort of aggressive board that you will see people riding in icy superpipes, and over monster jumps. The stiff flex…

Jones Explorer

The Jones Explorer is made with a shape and camber profile that will work everywhere, from freeriding in pow to laps in the park.

Jones Discovery

The Jones Discovery is a board made for smaller riders that want a board that can handle freestyle. powder and chopped up snow.