How To: Choose Your Board
Words| Ben Gavelda Illustration| Shawn O’Keefe
People that say picking the right board can make or break your winter are wrong. As long as you are strapped in sideways and going downhill, you are going to have a good time. That being said, picking the right board CAN make your winter exponentially more fun and allow you to leave all your friends in your powdery dust, so check out this extremely scientific chart on how to select the best snowboard for you.
Step 1: Look at Setup Selector
Step 2: Pick Your Line
There are close to 1,200 boards, boots, and bindings in our annual Gear Guide, and unless you’re down for lobbing a dart and seeing what model it lands on, use this throwback chart from the good ol’ days to figure out which setup is right for you.
ILLUSTRATIONS: Shawn O’Keefe