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Steve Weber is an avid snowboarder and skateboarder. He has been snowboarding for 26 years, skateboarding for 20, and is always looking for a new board sport to try out. When he is not riding or skating, he runs a marketing agency. Board of the world is Steve's blog for skateboard and snowboard gear reviews. The blog's goal is to help people find the right board for them and encourage people to have fun outside.

Best Park Snowboards 2023

10 Excellent Park Snowboards of 2022 – 2023: The Freestyle Decks That Rip

There is something about hitting jumps and rails on a snowboard that can make you feel incredible. When you land a new trick on your snowboard, you have valid proof that you are progressing. If you are like me, this is the type of snowboarding that you get stoked on. Freestyle is the type of riding where you can start… Read More »10 Excellent Park Snowboards of 2022 – 2023: The Freestyle Decks That Rip

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Gift Ideas for Skateboarders 2022: Stocking Stuffers to Massive Presents

Some of my best memories as a kid were when my parents got me a skateboard related gift. I remember a time before social media when my parents did enough research to find out what size deck I skated, and they went to a skate shop to get me the right deck. It is touching because not all skateboards are… Read More »Gift Ideas for Skateboarders 2022: Stocking Stuffers to Massive Presents

Best Skate Shoes for 2022 : With Top Details and Specs

When it comes to finding shoes for skateboarding, the first thing you will notice is that some shoes look the part and definitely do not play the part. Just like not all sneakers are created equal, it is the same with finding the right shoes for skateboarding.  It comes down to boardfeel, padding (or lack there of), and the shoes… Read More »Best Skate Shoes for 2022 : With Top Details and Specs

Powell Peralta Dragon Formula Wheels Review

Powell Peralta Dragon Formula Wheels Review: The Experimental Dragons Skate Like a Soft Wheel That Can Slide

Dragons, or Dragon Formula Wheels, are a new experimental skateboard wheel from Powell Peralta. These wheels use a new type of urethane called “Dragon Formula” (DF) that has been in development for the past 10 years. While rolling, the Dragon Formula vibrates at a higher frequency than the standard urethane used in skateboard wheels. The higher frequency allows you to… Read More »Powell Peralta Dragon Formula Wheels Review: The Experimental Dragons Skate Like a Soft Wheel That Can Slide

Best Wakeboards 2022

The 10 Best Wakeboards 2022

There is something about having fresh gear that makes you a more confident, better rider. You get more air because the pop in your wakeboard is snappy on point. The wakeboard tech advances, so your new deck is lighter and more maneuverable. This allows you to dial in those 720s you’ve been working on. When you look down at your… Read More »The 10 Best Wakeboards 2022

independent stage 11 hollow trucks review

Independent Stage 11 Hollow Trucks Review

The independent stage 11 hollow trucks have a lighter axle and kingpin. These trucks have the same feel and durability as the traditional Independent trucks, see how well they skate here.

Best Gifts for Snowboarders

The Best Gifts for Snowboarders from Stocking Stuffers to Jaw Droppers (Sorted by Prices)

It is easy to find a Christmas or birthday gift for any of the snowboarders in your life. Why? Because snowboarders will always need clothes to stay warm, new gear, and accessories to tune that new gear. The most challenging part about shopping for a snowboard is knowing exactly what would be the perfect gift for them. I took care… Read More »The Best Gifts for Snowboarders from Stocking Stuffers to Jaw Droppers (Sorted by Prices)

The strongest skateboard decks

The Strongest Skateboards: Comparison Review of the Best Skate Deck Technology

Here is a comparison review of all of the new carbon fiber skateboard decks. Brands like Powell Peralta, Santa Cruz, Almost, Girl, and Lithe have started to add carbon fiber layers along with the normal maple plys that skateboards are traditionally made with. I bought all of these decks to test them out. If you’re wondering which is the best… Read More »The Strongest Skateboards: Comparison Review of the Best Skate Deck Technology

Wakeboarding FAQ

A Beginners Wakeboarding FAQ Guide

I am brand new to wakeboarding and wanted to compile a list of the questions I had along with their short answers. I’ll add to this as I learn more. Contents How Much Do Wakeboards Cost Do Wakeboards Require Bindings Which Wakeboard Should a Beginner Get? When Do New Wakeboards Come Out? How Long Do Wakeboards Last? Do Wakeboards Come… Read More »A Beginners Wakeboarding FAQ Guide

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Snowboard Clips Featured In Corner 28 Blog (FS 540 & BS Nosepress)

Recently I was featured in a Youtube Snowboard blog by Corner 28. I have been trying to learn frontside 540s on a tiny jump, and it all came together during their blog. During this session I was testing out the new Union Contact Pro 2021 bindings, so there is nosepress clip in there too. The tricks where we are featured… Read More »Snowboard Clips Featured In Corner 28 Blog (FS 540 & BS Nosepress)

Snowboard Finder

Snowboard Shop Finder

We are often asked for recommendations on which snowboard shops are worth it to buy from. Most boardshops will say they know which is the right board for you. However, I hear more stories that sound like nightmares than I do of someone finding the right snowboard for them. After several requests for finding a local snowboard shop, we decided… Read More »Snowboard Shop Finder

Summary of Best Park Bindings 2021

The Top Freestyle Bindings of 2021 (A Short Summary)

Related Articles: Best Freestyle Park Snowboards Best Snowboards for All Mountain Best Women’s Snowboards Best Carving Snowboards Steve WeberSteve Weber is an avid snowboarder and skateboarder. He has been snowboarding for 26 years, skateboarding for 20, and is always looking for a new board sport to try out. When he is not riding or skating, he runs a marketing agency.… Read More »The Top Freestyle Bindings of 2021 (A Short Summary)

Regular Skateboard Vs. Longboard Vs. Cruiser: What is the Difference in Skateboard Type?

Skateboards come in a variety of shapes and sizes. It can get confusing to know what to buy. However, it ultimately comes down to the type of skateboarding that you would like to do. If you are wondering what the difference between a cruiser, a regular skateboard, and a longboard is, then chances are good you are new to skateboarding.… Read More »Regular Skateboard Vs. Longboard Vs. Cruiser: What is the Difference in Skateboard Type?