Learn what you’ll need to get started on backcountry snowboarding, or splitboarding. Covers differences in splitboards, Voile and Karakoram bindings, and the avalanche safety equipment you will need.
All skis—women’s or men’s—are designed with assumptions about who will ski them. Some common assumptions in the past: that smaller people couldn’t drive a solid ski, that women didn’t want to ski as hard as men, and that weight was directly related to athletic ability. And for years, women’s skis were just supersoft versions of men’s models, which led […]
Black Friday is a polarizing time; many people storm the Walmarts and Best Buys of the world, racing each other to the flat-screen TVs, while others prefer to stay in and feast on Thanksgiving leftovers in defiance. I count myself among the latter. But that doesn’t mean I’m opposed to scoring a good deal. And […]