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Outsourced: Snowboard Production in Canada

Outsourced: Snowboard Production in Canada

From our shoes to our shirts, we are finding pretty much everything we rely on in our daily lives is now outsourced to a far off place. Don’t think for a second that snowboards are immune to globalization. Outsourcing production to places like China, Taiwan, Indonesia and some areas in Europe seem to be the […]

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What Does Canada Bring to Snowboarding: The Riders (Prairies)

What Does Canada Bring to Snowboarding: The Riders (Prairies)

We have pounded out the people that matter in the east. As you move West of Ontario you find yourself in the flatter and colder regions of Canada. Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta are the heartland of Canada some may say. Some may love it because of the sheer wide open space while others may hate […]

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What Does Canada Bring to Snowboarding: The Riders (East Coast)

What Does Canada Bring to Snowboarding:   The Riders (East Coast)

Snowboarding has been ultimately successful because of the riders that have driven the sport to where it is today. Without the riders snowboarding would just be some awkward thing you do to get down a mountain (well, not really) Canada is ripe with talent. Looking from east coast to west we have had some of the most influential people in the […]