There’s nothing like flying on a board you designed. I can’t say enough good things about the builders and everyone who had a part in the construction of this one-off custom snowboard. After some experimentation and mad-science we have a first-edition, custom Alta Snowboard Team snowboard. I personally designed this board based on my riding […]
Interesting happenings on the team.
I’ve been working with my friend Jay at Dirty Bird Boards to build my first snowboard. Jay has been manufacturing custom skis and surfboards for the past couple years and recently made the jump to snowboards. The shop may be close to home but that doesn’t mean this is backyard low-tech. Jay works with space-age […]
In the competitive world of snowboarding, there are but a few events that incorporate bumps, twists, and tight turns down gullies set up with slalom gates. The Legendary Mt. Baker Banked Slalom is the most famous of these crazy races. Dick’s Ditch held in Jackson Hole, Wyoming is another well known snowboarding race. Although not […]
The Alta Snowboard Team congratulates Laura Dewey for her top finish at the Swatch Freeride World Tour in Chamonix-Monte-Blanc on January 22, 2013. Dewey had several setbacks on her journey to France, but her strong will and determination put her on top. Laura’s first flight leaving Salt Lake City was delayed by an ice storm. […]