Best snowboard wax kits

The Best Snowboard Wax Kits

Snowboard wax kits can often stay below board (see what we did?) when it comes to thinking of what snowboard equipment you're going to need for your trip or a session out on the slopes, especially if you're a beginner. 

More experienced riders know that a well waxed snowboard is not only going to make your ride more enjoyable but will help prolong the life of your board, so always make sure their board is properly waxed and often will carry wax with them. 

If you've never been been snowboarding before, you may not even realise that snowboard wax is a thing. Surely the snow and ice is slippery enough for the snowboard to move over without the need for wax? Well, read on as we find out why wax is important and which the best snowboard wax kits are to buy.

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How to Buy Snow Sport Insurance

Ski Insurance for Snow Sport Holidays

Have you considered your insurance coverage for your next ski trip?

Undertaking a skiing holiday and neglecting your insurance is simply not an option. Winter outings can be demanding enough as it is without the constant worry that you’ll fall into an accident or damage your equipment. 

Should the worst happen, you could find yourself running into extremely pricey health costs. From hospital care to emergency transport, an uninsured injury could rack up into the tens of thousands in expenses. 

It’s simply not worth the risk. 

Thankfully, we’ve got the information you need to find the right snow sport insurance and stay safe out on the slopes.

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Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Snowboarding

The Health Benefits of Snowboarding

If you're looking for a sport to get you outdoors, enjoy a good day with your family and friends, and have vast amounts of fun, then you'll want to give snowboarding a try if you haven't already.

Not only is snowboarding highly enjoyable, it's also really good for your body and will have many positive impacts on your health - both physically and mentally. 

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Best Snowboard Exercises

Snowboard Exercises to Do at Home

If you’re a snowboarder, you’re familiar with terms that people might use to describe you such as "knuckle dragger", "shredder", "berm buster".

If you don't know what those mean, that's okay - neither did we the first time we heard them! 

"Bed rider", that’s a term you might not want to hear this upcoming snowboarding season. If you’re too injured to “shred the gnar”, you might end up healing up in bed the whole winter from your injuries.

As with any sport or physical activity, one way to help prevent yourself from getting in that position is to prepare yourself for the sport with some pre-snowboard exercises.  

Snowboarding is healthy sport, but is also rigorous and at times can be a dangerous activity, but it just happens to be one of the coolest (pun completely intended) things you can do this winter. By prepping yourself with some simple snowboarding exercises, we can prepare your body for the winter season.

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Best Gifts for Snowboarders

Gifts for Snowboarders: Top Ideas for Snowboarding Gifts

If you have a snowboarder in the family, or maybe one of your friends is into snowboarding, you'll know that snowboarders are passionate about their sport, at some point you'll probably start to think of snowboarding gift ideas that you can give them for a birthday, Christmas or just if you're feeling generous. 

Well, we're going to help you out and save you the last minute chaos when thinking of what to buy.

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