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Topic: Skiboarding

In the News (Thu 23 May 19)

  Skiboarding: Winter Sports' Next Big Boom? :: Weekend Adventures Magazine Online :: wamonline.com
Skiboards are miniature snow-sliding tools, representing a hybrid of both traditional skis and snowboards.
Skiboards are extremely easy to use, partially because balancing on skiboards is as easy as walking.
Skiboards boomed during winter 97/98 as more and more retail shops caught on to the trend that is already strong in Europe and Japan.
www.wamonline.com /winter98-99/skiboarding.htm   (556 words)

 HickokSports.com - Sports History - Skiboarding
The Klimax Skiboard came in two models, a twin tip 82 centimeters long and a 76-centimeter version with a fantail.
The skiboard is now about 3 to 3 1/2 feet long and slightly wider than a standard ski, about 4 3/4 inches at the tip and 4 inches at the waist, with a tip on each end.
Skiboarding is still much more a recreation than a competitive sport.
www.hickoksports.com /history/skiboarding.shtml   (358 words)

 Term Paper on Skiboarding
Skiboarding is one of the newest snow sports hitting the slopes.
Skiboards are small twin-tipped (the tip is the exact same shape as the tail) snowboards between 60-99cm long, with ski boot bindings, and you have one for each foot.
These skiboards perform very well in the terrain park as well as groomed runs and waist deep powder.
www.swiftpapers.com /essay/Skiboarding-40775.html   (184 words)

 X Games 2000 - State of the sport: Skiboarding
Who's hot to watch in 2000?
Skiboards are suitable for a wide range of participants.
Skiboards are generally less than 100 centimeters and fatter than normal skis.
Skiboarders have always struggled for acceptance from skiers and snowboarders and slowly they are getting it - but not without earning it.
ad.go.com /extreme/winterx00/s/skiboardingrecap.html   (2933 words)

 Skiboard injuries - Information on injuries sustained whilst skiboarding
In addition, most skiboarders do not use ski poles, preferring to use their arms to both maintain balance and to generate the upper body twisting forces required to perform turns.
In the event that a skiboard does catch an edge or get caught, the absence of a release binding system means that any rotational forces generated have to be absorbed by the lower leg (ankle, tibia and fibula) and/or the knee.
Skiboarders are on average 5 years younger than skiers and about ¾ are male (compared to a 50:50 split amongst skiers).
www.ski-injury.com /snowblade.htm   (2054 words)

 Skiboard injuries - Information on injuries sustained whilst skiboarding
Because skiboards are, by definition, "mini-skis" the injury pattern associated with their use is best compared to that of alpine skiing.
The shorter length of a skiboard means that different forces are generated which are usually not sufficient to cause a release at the heel.
This is because this age group are at an increased risk of lower leg injuries (and fractures in particular) in the event of a twisting accident on a skiboard.
www.ski-injury.com /skiboard.htm   (2543 words)

 X Games 2000 - Xspeak: Skiboarding
JIB- When riders bonk or tap their skiboards on handrails, garbage cans, logs etc. "Jibbing" usually takes place in the terrain parks, it is derived from in-line skating.
For the most part, skiboarding tricks and maneuvers have evolved from in-line skating and snowboarding.
Moves that were considered risky like front and back flips, are now deemed elementary tricks as skiboarders test the skill limits with moves like rodeo and misty flips.
www.espn.go.com /extreme/winterx00/s/glossaryskiboarding.html   (1439 words)

 SKI Magazine ~ Skiboards: Bored? Skiboard!
Skiboarding has been one of the faster growing winter sports since the late Ninties.
The twin-tip Headliner is an all-around skiboard, with a turning radius suitable for carving and cruising, but still wide enough underfoot for freestyle tricks and fun in the park and pipe.
In skiboards, the new SB Ten (dimensions: 129-108-123) has a base fitted with a durable middle section for rail and stump grinds ($395 with new Spinner binding).
www.skimag.com /skimag/gear/article/0,12795,326444,00.html   (1488 words)

 Todd's Snow Skating (and Skiboarding) Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Skiboards are also similar to snow skates, but they work differently.
I was initially cool to the idea, but after I tried skiboards a few times I found that they handle very similarly to Sled Dogs.
If you're being more rational, skiboards are essentially a cross between skis and snowboards: about 70 to 100 centimeters long and about twice as wide as a ski.
www.visi.com /~tam/sleddogs.html   (1023 words)

 Todd's Skiboarding Page
Skiboards are basically a cross between skis and snowboards.
Skiboarding is the art of using skiboards to get down the hill.
I heard here and there about skiboarding and how it was the next new thing, and since the Sled Dogs company was in bankruptcy at the time, I decided to try them out.
www.elkman.net /skiboard.html   (856 words)

 Home Page
Welcome to our godly skiboarding site...As you all know Russ and Jake are some sexy bitches so u can take a look at us ripping it up on the slopes at a local ski area by clicking on our photo page....
Many of the tricks performed in skiboarding were originated from aggresive inline skating.
Mute, grab the outside of one skiboard with the opposite hand and pull both skiboards across your body in the same manner done in a Method.
skiboarding.freehomepage.com   (398 words)

 Skiboarders United
Skiboarders United is your place to get connected with the skiboard community.
Skiboarders United is formed by skiboarders, is run by skiboarders, and is for skiboarders.
Skiboarders United is entirely free, and is your place to praise, bash, speak your mind, or simply enjoy a conversation with some fellow skiboarders.
www.geocities.com /skiboardmag/skiboardersunited/skiboardersunited.html   (226 words)

 Ski Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Enrollment is open to the first 50 students who turn in their money.
Each trip there are about 6 seats open so if you want to go or if you have a friend that wants to go, then talk to Mr.
When you enroll bring a check for $140.00 to the front office and let them know that the money is for the Skiboard Club.
www.d91.k12.id.us /skyline/clubs/skiclub/ski.htm   (182 words)

 Skiboarding - the Skiboarders Online Magazine
It is easy to do, less expensive than conventional snowriding equipment, allows you to ride faster with more control, is totally fun and turns the entire mountain into your personal playground from the first day.
You can shop for the best skiboards and accessories from the major skiboard manufacturers online using our secure server or order by phone at 800-784-0540.
For specific recommendations on skiboards that are right for you, you can call and talk with our experienced skiboarders or email info@skiboards.com.
www.skiboarding.org   (186 words)

 Todd's Skiboarding Page
That explanation was easy enough, but it doesn't mention why skiboarding is fun or appealing.
Several manufacturers make skiboards, though they may have different names for them.
Here are some sites with some good skiboarding information.
www.visi.com /~tam/skiboard.html   (856 words)

 Skiboardsonline.com: Skiboards & Skiboarding, that's what we're all about. Skiboards are our passion and were keeping ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Skiboards are our passion and were keeping it real with true Skiboards from only the best Skiboard makers like Canon, Mix, Groove, Line and SnowJam.
Skiboards online.com: Skiboards & Skiboarding, that's what we're all about.
Skiboards are our passion and were keeping it real with true Skiboards from only the best Skiboard makers like Mix, Canon, Groove, Line, Spruce and SnowJam.
www.andy-roddick.org /shopping/Detailed/8161.shtml   (208 words)

 Winter Sports - Skiboarding
Retailer of new school skiboarding, skiing, and free ride equipment, clothing and accessories.
Bilingual website (English/Italian) dedicated to the expansion of skiboarding in Italy and Europe.
A quiet company, Fischer has stuck through the years of skiing and has continued their quality in introducing their own line of skiboards.
www.canadiancontent.net /dir/Top/Sports/Winter_Sports/Skiboarding   (446 words)

 getboards.com - snow - accessories - videos - skiboarding tricks & tips   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Featuring the world's best skiboarders showing how they do it and how you can pick up on some easy tips on riding the park.
Featuring Winter X Games Gold Medalists Neal Lyons and the United Skiboard Series Big Air World Champion Brinton Gundersen, take you into the winter park with style.
Sanctioned by the (WSF) World Skiboard Federation, this is video for all those wanting to know.
www.getboards.com /snow/videos/skiboard/skiboard_tricks_and_tips.html   (144 words)

 Skiboardsonline.com | The Forum | Your Core Skiboarding Source - powered by vBulletin
Anything related to skiboarding or our skiboarding lifestlye etc...
Post any comments or questions related to the stuff we use when we skiboard.
If you're new to skiboarding and have any questions post them here.
www.sbol.ws /theforum   (137 words)

 Spruce Mountain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
To order Spruce products see our dealers at skiboards.com and skiboardsonline.com.
" I founded Spruce Mountain Skiboards in 2003 with the goal of pushing the design envelope and making my favorite sport safer, more fun and ultimately, more popular.
For the '05/'06 season we are introducing some exciting new products including our 120cm skiboard and two models of our Pro Series risers - check them out!
www.edgeskis.com   (105 words)

 Excite UK - - Sports - Winter Sports - Skiboarding
Excite UK - - Sports - Winter Sports - Skiboarding
From auctions to holidays, car hire to trains, gifts for family and friends, weekend breaks, great days out or if you just need something to inspire you.
Offering skiboards, wakeboards, surfboards, kickboards, mountainboards, freeboards, skateboards, balanceboards, fingerboards and twin-tip skis.
www.excite.co.uk /directory/Sports/Winter_Sports/Snowboarding/Skiboarding   (465 words)

 Powder Wave - Skiboarding   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Find skiboarding at one of the best sites the Internet has to offer!
Starware search is an excellent resource for quality sites on skiboarding and much more!
Read about skiboarding in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
www.powderwave.com /WinterSports/Skiboarding/Skiboarding.html   (350 words)

 Snowboarding & Skiboarding Videos
Our skiboarding & snowboarding videos are listed here.
Featuring the world's best skiboarders showing how they do it & how you can pick up on some easy tips on riding the park.
Winter X Games Gold Medalists Neal Lyons & the United Skiboard Series Big Air World Champion Brinton Gundersen take you into the winter park with style.
peteandedbooks.com /v6.htm   (1018 words)

 Generation Skiboard Team - SkiboardGeneration.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Pictures, Videos, and Downloads will be coming as the season kicks off.
Click Here for other SBOL updates and stay tuned to Skiboard Magazine.
If you have any questions, comments, or problems please submit them here.
www.skiboardgeneration.com   (87 words)

 Sport Chalet - Snowboarding: Videos: Skiboarding: Tips from the Pros Video
Skiboarding: Tips from the Pros, from Video Action Sports is a quick learning session to get you started on the sport of skiboarding.
Get tips from the pioneers who not only design the boards, but are riders and champions of the sport.
No sales may have occurred at this price.
www.sportchalet.com /product/index.jsp?productId=217535&cp=3687..295358   (123 words)

 Self-Aggrandizement: skiboarding   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Holiday gifts for kids you don't really like.
A shot from Whistler with my brother (left) and I putting on our skiboards.
For more information about skiboarding, the best winter sport I've tried (more fun than snowboarding, nordic skiing, or telemarking), head to skiboards.com.
www.self-aggrandizement.com /archives/021702_skiboarding.html   (55 words)

 Old School Wakeboarding / Skiboarding / Skurfing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In case you can't read what it says, it says "Wake Board Magazine.
The word in Kneeboarding and Skiboarding...for kneeboarders and skiboarders only."
This board was the first compression moulded board and it rocked the market.
www.stokecity.ca /oldsch.htm   (306 words)

 SB1: Skiboarding Journey: Reviews, Track Listing, Audio Clips, and more ||| Music.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
SB1: Skiboarding Journey: Reviews, Track Listing, Audio Clips, and more
SB1: Skiboarding Journey: Reviews, Track Listing, Audio Clips, and more
Portions of Content provided by All Music Guide ®, a trademark of All Media Guide, LLC.
music.com /release/sb1:_skiboarding_journey/1   (85 words)

 ion Skiboarding
Every product from every store means you get a bargain price.
The original one-stop news source features skiboard events, skiboards giveaways, video clips, skiboard cartoons,...
Your daily visit and use of ionSkiboarding supports youth sports and music participation throughout the world.
www.ionskiboarding.com   (170 words)

 Skiboard Magazine
Skiboard Review - Reviews skiboards and skiboard accessories
Skunk Boy - Dedicated to, but not limited to, all the youth in Southwest Michigan who choose to get out there and prove to the world that they are not a wuss
Skiboards.com - Big selection of boards, Lots of skiboarding Info, and a skiboard discounts oulet!
www.skiboardmagazine.com /links.html   (278 words)

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