News - Splitboard Journal
In this part of our splitboard magazine, you`ll find news about splitboards novelties, trade fair reports and of course our own experiences and test results.
Kamchatka Heliskiing - everybody has heard about it but what about splitbard touring or splitboarding in Kamchatka. Here you get the info from our local frineds. Thanks to Splitboard Russia.
We were again in the beautiful Alpbachtal at Shops First Try 2020 and tested the newest splitboard material for you. The event is constantly developing and in our opinion all snowboard brands should be represented here - if they want to play a role on the German market. The atmosphere was awesome, everyone was in a great mood and ready for any kind of prank.
This year, two new bindings will be presented. Since we could not meet the guys from Wintersafari Bindings we have asked them a few questions which might be of interest to you by mail, here the answers.
After many years there is a new splitboard binding in development. This year after ISPO we had the chance to get this binding under our feet. At the moment we can only say that it is a serious binding, which can play a leading role in the splitboard binding market.
Matching the win of the Splitboarding Selection this year there will be the first Splitboard Exploration Camp by Konvoi with the already legendary Mountain Goat alias Daniel Micheli.
Splitboard Test and Splitboarding Editors Selection 2019-20 - We have thoroughly tested the most interesting novelties for you. Which boards won the race?
SPLIT & RELAX #7 - can it be even better than 2019? We hope so and do our best! The international Splitboard Festival (Testival) will take place in 2020 from 7th to 9th February, as always at the LIVINGROOM HOCHKÖNIG in Salzburger Land. At 3 days you can get to know the best brands of the splitboard scene and test the latest material. Of course it is also about safety on the mountains and about fun and joy in the legendary surroundings of the majestic Hochkönig.
By now splitboarding.eu lists incredible 51 splitboard manufacturers with nearly 400 different splitboard models. One of the new additions is Telos Snowboards, featuring their Splitboard Line for 2019/20 in this video.
Still puzzled by the huge amount of Karakoram splitboard binding models? Kyle from Karakoram sheds some light on the different variants and shows the Prime-X and Nomad in detail.
Thanks to all of you. From Sweden to Switzerland, Austria, Germany, the Czech Republic, the USA and Russia, everyone was there who loves splitboarding or wants to start an affair! Here is the gleaning. Sparkling eyes, wide grins and best test conditions for 100 participants. This time even 16 women - awesome!