Subscribe: NYT > Snowboarding
Preview: NYT > Snowboarding


News about snowboarding. Commentary and archival information about snowboarding from The New York Times.

Copyright: Copyright 2016 The New York Times Company

Neon Gear and Renegade Style: The Heyday of Snowboarding

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:14:36 -0500

A new photography book chronicles the culture of the sport from the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s.

Letters to the Editor

Sat, 12 Mar 2016 12:06:53 -0500

Readers sound off on the latest headlines in Sports.

Snowboarding, Once a High-Flying Sport, Crashes to Earth

Sun, 06 Mar 2016 17:37:28 -0500

Its elite athletes are paying the price of waning participation, falling equipment sales and warmer weather as sponsors slash their rosters.

Shaun White Says ESPN Kept Him Out of X Games Over Criticism

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 07:00:09 -0500

White, a top snowboarder, said he was not invited to the event in Aspen, Colo., last month because of comments he had made about the network.

X Games Kick Off Without Shaun White, Their Biggest Star

Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:31:55 -0500

White, whose style and dominance of snowboarding over a decade have made him the sport’s biggest star, was not invited — and so far nobody is saying why.

From Goggles to Binding, Ski Gear Gets an Upgrade

Thu, 10 Dec 2015 07:00:09 -0500

Technology has driven a number of innovative features in ski and snowboard gear and apparel, addressing some of the traditional problems with nontraditional solutions.

I.O.C. Adds Four Events to Roster of 2018 Winter Games

Mon, 08 Jun 2015 18:08:42 -0500

The events — curling mixed doubles, mass start speed skating, an Alpine skiing event between nations and snowboard big air — have female participation and youth appeal in mind.

Is It Wrong to Let Children Do Extreme Sports?

Thu, 14 May 2015 07:05:05 -0500

Even as Americans have grown more fixated on childhood safety, kids are participating in risky pastimes in ever greater numbers.

Whistler’s Slopes and Après-Ski Charms, the Cheap Way

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:17:57 -0500

A favorable exchange rate and a yurt-to-cabin upgrade, along with tips from young employees, lead to an affordable weekend in the high-end ski town.

Test Events in Pyeongchang Unlikely to Meet Schedule

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 00:13:48 -0500

It is “almost impossible” that ski and snowboard test events for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics set for next year will go ahead because of delays at the sites, said Gian-Franco Kasper.