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Guides

Building Up Your Backcountry Kit

UPDATED 2/8/2016 If you’ve made your way here then i’m guessing the time has come to duck the ropes, leave the ski pass at home and begin your days as a backcountry adventurer. It takes a certain kind of person to leave all their fears behind and take the plunge into the backcountry, for most […]

Guides, Tips & Tricks

Technical Outerwear Explained

Ever wondered what you should be looking for when purchasing technical outerwear for your ski holiday? Have a read of the most common terms that you will come across when purchasing your waterproof jacket and pants. Waterproofing & Breathability These are two terms that will come up a lot when researching outerwear and they refer […]

News

New Season Ride Snowboard Gear

It is leading into that time where shops around Australia are getting their brand new season products from suppliers and Snowcentral have received some of theirs! This week we have received Ride Snowboard’s 2016 range of Boots, Bindings, and Outerwear. Brand new Men’s gear: Ride Lasso Snowboard Boot – $549.95 Available in three colours; Washed, […]

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Introducing MIPS Technology

MIPS, or Multi-Directional Impact Protection System, is the latest technology to come into the Ski Industry for helmets. It features three main components; the interior foam liner, the Elastomeric Attachment System, and the low friction liner. The combination of these components ensures that in a crash the MIPS System rotates independently around your head redirecting […]

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Ski & Snowboard Maintenance

So you have just purchased your brand new set of skis or snowboard and have been on your trip…What’s next? Equipment maintenance is like maintaining your car; it is important to put them in for a service, “tune”, regularly.   If you have just come back from a trip and notice that your equipment has […]