marhar regent

2016 Marhar Regent Snowboard Review

I’ve been riding Marhar snowboards for a few years now but this is the first time I’ve ridden the Regent, an all-mountain twin.     Size: 156 Bindings: I put my old NOW IPO on this deck Shape: True twin, reverse camber Stance: 15/-15 regs about 23.5″ My Stats: 6′, 210 lbs Conditions: A little bit of fresh…

Ski Nation app

Ski Nation App Review

A while back I got a press release for the Ski Nation app so I figured I’d see what it’s all about. First impressions: It sounds sort of like an EpicMix for the rest of us who don’t ride Vail resorts on the daily.  The Ski Nation App is basically a day-tracking app with some social media integration…

2015 Capita Spring Break Tree Hugger

Capita Spring Break Tree Hugger

One of the best things about going to Test Fest independently is that I had a lot of freedom to ride different boards. One such board was the Tree Hugger, a collaboration between Capita and Corey Smith’s Spring Break Snowboards. Size: The only size it’s available in is 161 Bindings: Hmmm Union Forces maybe? Shape: Kind of…

Ride Helix Snowboard

2015 Ride Helix Snowboard Review

Continuing my all-mountain kick at Test Fest this year, the Ride reps put me on the Alter Ego (review) and the Helix, which has a crazy asymmetric shape. Note: Ride currently has this listed as a “park” board on their website. I’m not sure that’s correct, I was told it’s A/M Freestyle and a few…