Snowboarder Dies at Boyne Highlands

An unfortunate reminder that no matter where you are snowboarding, or what your skill level is, the sport is inherently dangerous and these risks can never be completely eliminated.

Snowboard Safety – When to Replace Your Helmet

Over the last 5 years helmets have become much more popular for snowboarders — they’re no longer considered lame which is overall a good thing: helmets keep your brain safe, they give you a touch more confidence when trying new tricks, and protect you from those random skiers who always find a way to run in to snowboarders.