To celebrate Jake Burton’s legacy, Burton have just released this hyper limited edition gift set, featuring a replica of Jake’s first board, a coffee table book about Jake and a watch created by Shinola watches.
Love it or hate it, either way it’s an interesting concept and this video from the big B shows how the Step On was created and developed.
With less and less young people taking up snowboarding any program getting the youth into snowboarding can only be a good thing. The non profit Chill Foundation created by Jake and Donna Carpenter seen 20,000 youth take their first turns on a snowboard in North America alone and has now expanded into Europe and Japan. We caught up with Chill’s Executive Director; Alex Bornstein to discover more.