Slide turn in a half pipe

Learning to ride in a half pipe means learning new ways to do everything that you have done before. The dual transitions change all the angles that you are used to when snowboarding and thus change...

Shifties

Shifties are interesting tricks that look like a 180-degree turn. Since you are not doing a 180-degree turn a Shifty can be considered an optical illusion. When doing a Shifty you are creating the...

Going beyond 360-degree airs

360-degree airs are amazing but they are not the limits of what can be done especially in a half pipe. While there are some limits based upon physics, the reality is that most of us will never reach...

Front side tricks in a half pipe

Snowboarding in a half pipe offers a lot of variations to tried and true tricks. One zone of the half pipe where this is very true is the front side of the ramp. There are many tricks and variations...

Bunny hopping for greater air

Bunny hopping is often associated with simple things such as bunny hills and perhaps riding a BMX bike and thus is dismissed by many people as being a serious trick. While a Bunny hop may be very...