January 28, 2011 | Winter Sports
The stylish Salomon S-Lab Skate Pro Boot features the most advanced ski boot technology available to a recreational skater today. The boots come with the micro-adjustable over-the-arch-of-the-foot fit buckle that really holds the foot stable and helps with control. The extended carbon chassis, the S-Lab Cuff, and the 17mm setback for the front pivot all add up to a very revolutionary boot. Prior to this design, setback on similar ski boots had been 10mm.
December 30, 2010 | Winter Sports
Get yourself an excellent pair of redesigned Ski-Doo helium boots. Your feet will always feel warm as these boots are comfort-rated to -75°F or -59°C. Ski-Doo also incorporated EZ-lace twin lock system, waterproof Sympatex membrane, removable liner, Thinsulate insulation and removable insole.
July 15, 2009 | Winter Sports
The new Cornea ski goggles incorporates POC patent pending attachment of the lenses to the frame exterior. By attaching lenses outside the frame POC achieves larger field of vision and improves the wearer perception ensuring faster reaction times and increased safety. It is now easier to change lenses as well. The Cornea ski goggles come with telescopic arm pieces to facilitate a comfortable fit even when worn with a helmet. The lens are basically a dynamically shaped, injection-moulded cylindrical PC screen with excellent optical qualities. POC. Also POC Lobes ski goggles.
February 20, 2009 | Winter Sports
Part snowmobile, part snowboard, this Gas Powered Snowboard gives you the best features of both. With the ability to surf over fresh powder or tackle granular snow, the Gas Powered Snowboard uses a patented rubber track that flexes as you lean in the direction you want to go, allowing for graceful turns or aggressive slalom-like carvings. Reaching maximum speeds of 18 mph, it is powered by a 6.5-hp four-cycle gasoline engine with a pull start. With a rugged frame made from aluminum and high-density molded ABS plastic, this Gas Powered Snowboard provides secure footing while standing without the need for bindings. Pick one up for $2,000 at Hammacher Schlemmer.
October 24, 2006 | Winter Sports
The Nixon Snow Dork Snowboarding Beanie is built it with a custom talking button-activated timepiece module and actually tells you the time wherever you want. This will come in handy if you don't want to remove you trusty mittens, thus freezing you hands, every time you need to check the time. Just nudge the hidden module with you hand and vwalah the time is read! The Nixon Snow dork costs $40. Nixon.
October 24, 2006 | Winter Sports
The 2007 Burton Custom Brew binding's two main ingredients: a moderate flex plus a wicked strength equal a smooth ride for any style rider. A cool feature on the Custom Brew binding is the ultra-lightweight translucent hi-back with Bottle Opener. So when your up on summit and can't open that foreignly capped beverage once again your bindings will save the day. These Burton Custom Brew bindings come in S / M / L, beer bottle brown or beer bottle green and have a price of $159.95. Burton Snowboards.
November 25, 2005 | Winter Sports
While out on the slopes and landing some crazy tricks the board bindings tend to come loose. Sometimes it's nice to change your stance, and this is also a time when a good ratchet is needed. The bakoda zacky driver snowboard tool is a simple to use, made for the pocket ratchet. It features a patented ratchet mechanism(54% stronger than the standard), 10mm heat treated wrench, 2-S2 steel bits(as strong as they get) and compatibility with every binding on out there.
October 24, 2005 | Winter Sports
These Anon Figment snowboard goggles, $150.00, make an impression on the slopes. Features include channeled top venting for optimizing airflow and ventilation, an auto-adjust strap attachment, a pivoting system that auto-adjusts to diverse face and helmet shapes, and a leather-wrapped frame. Pick from 12 different designs. You can't go wrong with these!
October 22, 2005 | Winter Sports
I go by the seasons! ... Winter sports are coming up and those without the proper equipment are at a loss. These Von Zipper Bushwick Snowboard goggles come in seven different styles and are sure to complement your other snowboarding gear. Von Zipper goggle lenses provide 100% UV protection while using a hydrophobic coating plus a dual lens sandwich construction to make sure your goggles don't fog up. I found them for $95.00 here.
October 21, 2005 | Winter Sports
The Roxy girls board was designed to specifically meet the needs of young girls ages 7-13 and comes in a pretty flower design. It's the perfect starter board to help get your daughter involved this winter. The Roxy girls board features an all terrain-shape with a narrow waist to fit the widths of girls' feet and an extra soft flex design. Sized include 108, 118, and 128.