Guerette Snowboards April 19th, 2018 - 12:41:47
Snowboarding is a fun sport but it is also an expensive one. Some people become interested in the sport and really want to try it out but are amazed by how much a new snowboard costs and all the gear that you need to prepare for it. Its a big investment and if youre a person starting out it may be the better option if you buy a used snowboard to get a feel of what kind of board you want before investing in your perfect snowboard. If you are a beginner its a great idea to buy a used snowboard instead of a new one if youre coming off new to this sport. Plus we all know how expensive buying a new snowboard can be. Hundreds of dollars spent for a new one is a big and risky investment and if youre new buying a used snowboard may be the better option. Buying a used snowboard will save you tons of money and may even get you familiarized with the sport itself first.
Once forgotten this technology is now back with the DC boards. DC boards come with a variety of different cores and finishes. Some boards incorporate the use of Kevlar strips while others offer forgiving flex capabilities that are perfect for every board rider out there today. You will be able to have a board that will last you a while and that will be fun to ride. DC offers all mountain park and other types of boards; however their emphasis seems to be leaning more towards the park aspect of snowboarding. (Hmm wonder why?) However even though they lean more towards the park rider DC snowboards are able to stand up to the terrain outside of the park as well so dont let the description fool you. A DC snowboard can be used in other snowboarding terrain and not just in the park. DCs 4400 sintered base is available in almost each and every snowboard that they manufacture. This base is fast and easy to maintain which makes the DC snowboard that much more desirable. If you are looking for that fashion statement that a snowboard can provide then DC snowboards is the way to go. They offer some really cool designs and graphics that are sure to turn heads wherever you may play. They can be somewhat laid back as an undertone but the DC logo itself can stand alone.
There are several different ways in which you can locate a used skateboard. There are many sites that offer classified ads on the internet. There are some sites that are dedicated to the snowboarding sport and handle sports specific ads. You can also check out internet auction sites and take your chances on bidding at the auction and winning that perfect one that you want. With the auction sites and the classified ad sites you can actually find a wide variety of different boards and gear that will help you to get started in the sport. You can find the most popular brands and the best brands for a fraction of the cost if you were to purchase a brand new snowboard from the store.
A con about buying used snowboards is that you wont get to pick your own design. Of course used ones are the ones the previous owner having the board with their design but if youre starting off that wont matter much since youre just experimenting and testing to see what kind of board is right for you when you start off with this sport. As time goes on you have more experience and a good feel of what is good and bad for you in a board and then you can invest in a new snowboard for you since snowboards are not cheap when they are brand new. But remember like I said there are always discounts lurking around. You just have to find them. For beginners like I said in the earlier articles you want a short board just like freestylers since it will be easy for you to maneuver. Also boot size is also important when picking out a used snowboard since not all boards are the same sizes. You dont want your toes and heels to be grinding against the snow when you ride. Itll be a pain in the ass.