This board surprised me with it’s stiffness and light weight. Both proved to be great qualities for this splitboard.
10 Setup: 2017 Yes 420 Powderhull, 154cm Best Use: Resort, All Mountain, Backcountry Highlight: Powerful Pow Assassin Cost: $699 Rider Profile: 6’1”, 180lbs, Size 11 Score: 10 / 10 Stoked About This board just flat out rips. I was concerned about the powderhull at first but after riding it in deep snow, you’ll understand very […]
The moderate flex allows this board to be stiff enough to charge a line but fun and flexy for when you’re feeling more playful. Getting on the Beauty for the first time was like a breath of fresh air. She has a snappy transition between edges making for a fun and responsive ride.
10 Setup: 2014 Amplid Morning Glory Snowboard 163cm Best Use: All Mountain, Backcountry Highlight: Float in pow Cost: $639 Rider Profile: 6’1”, 180lbs, Size 11 Score: 10 / 10 Stoked About This board floats so nicely in deep snow and has the nose to ride away from any drop or air. I love […]
The power and float of this board makes me smile every time I ride it. It’s fast base with high-end materials actually feel fast and it’s a camber under feet and reversed camber tip and tail make for a winning ticket overall feel for all mountain riding.
The board rides like a freestyle board but with far better float in powder. No surprises with this deck, it rides like a snowboard should and preforms well in all conditions. Lots of sidecut combined with the float makes it really fun and surfy in powder and corn snow.