2016-2017 snowboard gear preview: SIA Snow Show Day Two

Day Two of the SIA Snow Show in Denver we continued a deep dive into our 2016-2017 snowboard gear preview.

It was a great mix of large and small companies bringing new technology to their 2016-2017 snowboard gear lines.  You’ll find 2016-2017 snowboard gear from top snowboard companies, custom snowboard designers, and snowboard bindings and accessories.Check out the galleries for Oakley, CandyGrind (CG), ThirtyTwo Boots and Outerwear, DC Snowboards, Sessions Outerwear, Volcom Snow, Gilson Snowboards, Niche Snowboards, Slytech Protection and Shred Optics, Stance Snow Socks, Remind Insoles, Yes Snowboards, Under Armour, Now Bindings, Celtek Mittens and Gloves, Flow, Union Binding Company, Neff Outerwear and Accessories, Jones Snowboards, Slash Snowboards, and Carver Skateboards.

Oakley

Oakley will introduce a line of helmets in 2016, a solid goggle offering, and accessories.  Their goggles get some nice upgrades: a new low-light lens and a defogging system.

 

Candy Grind

Great new styles in their glove and mitt line, as well as some lightweight jackets.  CG also launched a kids line kushi-riki with all proceeds going to a foundation that opens orphanages in Africa.

 

ThirtyTwo

Continues to dominate in the snowboard boot line, and adds some new stretch materials in their outerwear.  The Jeremy Jones boots have amazing technology.

 

DC

The Torstein Horgmo line of decks and outerwear is sure to turn some heads on the mountain.

 

Sessions

Sessions returns as more of a boutique line.  Great style as usual.

 

Volcom

Volcom has quickly become one of the top lines in snowboarding; from outerwear to winter-ready boots (Terje Haakonsen and Bryan Iguchi signature boots), this season is stacked  Great styles and some amazing collaborations the 2016/17 line will have you riding in style.  The Bryan Iguchi line is a must-have.

 

Gilson Snowboards

A small company out of Pennsylvania with a very unique base concept. “Gilson is an American snowboarding company that designs bases in three dimensions for an enhanced feel on the mountain.”  Review coming soon!

 

Niche Snowboards

A small line out of Salt Lake, lightweight boards with some amazing graphics. “Niche is dedicated to providing a quality product who’s environmental impact is lessened by thoughtful design, conscious material selection and the desire to craft quality snowboards.”

 

Slytech Protection and Shred Optics

Revolutionary line of body armor, outstanding goggles and helmets with great prices. Their philosophy is “To un-limit an athlete’s pursuit of fun through our technological advances in engineering. The company is based around our love for all forms of shredding.”

 

Remind Insoles

Full line of performance insoles for all action sports.  “Remind Insoles began in 2008 with the intention to produce the best self-forming performance enhancing orthotic insoles on the planet.”  Review coming soon!

 

YES Snowboards

DCP, Romain, JP and Tadashi Fuse and some amazing young guns are cooking up some killer snowboards for 16-17 at Yes! They kill it again with fun shapes and amazing graphics.

 

Stance

Official sock of the NBA,  Stance continues to make improvements to their snow sock line and always find unique colorways and style for days. You’re going to find a sock you’ll love riding in with Stance!

 

Under Armor

UA has an impressive line of GoreTex outerwear.

 

Now Bindings

“Now is focused on creating innovative, relevant technologies for today’s snowboarders.” Legendary JF Pelchat went over the 2016/17 Now Bindings line with us. Killer line up and very unique technology integrating skate tech (enhanced board control and edge hold).

 

Celtek Gloves and Mittens

Erik and Bjorn Leines continue to make a mark with their art driven gloves and mittens!

 

Flow

Flow has huge line of snowboards, boots, bindings, snowboard apparel and accessories for 2016-2017. Thanks Dale Rehberg for chatting with us!  Here are a few standouts we picked from the Flow line.

 

Union Binding Company

Union continues to be stronger, innovative, and focused on making amazing snowboard bindings for 2016-2017.

 

Neff Outerwear and Accessories

Neff has come a long way from 2002; they have some fun looks in their 2016-2017 outerwear and accessories line.

 

Jones Snowboards

Jones Snowboards and Splitboards 2016-2017: your backcountry standard keeps stacking up the big lines!

 

Slash Snowboards

GiGi has really put his signature into Slash; these boards are always unique and look fun to ride, we appreciate his style.

 

Carver Skateboards

Combining the surfskate world, Carver allows you to pump your way around with ease.

 

CHECK OUT OUR DAY ONE RECAP OF OUR 2017 SNOWBOARD GEAR PREVIEW HERE