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How to choose the right size snowboard

The old fashioned way of measuring the right size snowboard was to stand the board up next to the rider, and pick a board that comes up to somewhere between the riders chin and nose. Although a method like that will put you in the right ballpark, it is not really a good indicator of the best size board for…

What is a jib board?

A snowboard made for jibbing (riding, bonking, tapping anything that isn’t snow) is generally a shorter, softer, twin shaped board. Basically, jibbing a lot of the type of riding you see in the park (except for the jumps). Anything that involves, rails, boxes, barrels, rocks, trees etc can all be called jibbing. Technically, you can jib on any snowboard, but…