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We’ve compiled an introductory guide to organizations that are working to increase diversity within, and access to, snowboarding. There are many ways you can assist in this effort, from donating time or money to helping spread awareness around these foundations and their initiatives.

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The events of the past two weeks have brought the anger, pain and frustration fostered by centuries of systemic injustice, disenfranchisement and racism back to the forefront of American life. Once again, the murder of a black American has thrown communities from coast to coast into protest and civil unrest, and highlighted America’s lack of progress when it comes to inequality. It has also bolstered awareness and incited sobering assessment.

While our system of electoral politics is contentious, exercising one’s right to vote is a formidable tool available for effecting societal, political and institutional change. Following is a list of dates for upcoming state and presidential primaries, as well as links to assist with voter registration and turning out the vote.

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Jones continues their charge at the forefront of sustainable snowboarding initiatives, making impressive progress in board design and engineering as well as in their environmental advocacy. Here we take a look at a handful of boards from their new line, including a couple splits, designed with all-mountain exploration in mind.

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19 Bails, One World—Slams From Burton’s Upcoming Film You know the drill: ya mess with the bull, ya get the horns. Filming a video part is a grueling, season-long battle, and this little snippet from Burton and the One World crew lends a peak into the suffering that often preludes the success. From the Burton Read More

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Finnish ripper Roope Tonteri may have dreams of representing his country in skateboarding at the next summer Olympics, but with the Games currently pushed back a year, and qualifiers on hold, he’s not taking it too heavily. Take a cruise through rural Finland as Roope invites us along for a day of freshly fished breakfast, a bit of honest work, a skate session with the homies, and of course, a sauna to cap it all off.

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Longtime SNOWBOARDER Magazine editor Tom Monterosso, perhaps better known as T Bird, joins the BudDiesel duo for a rip roarin’ zig zag down memory lane. T Bird’s way with words laid the foundation for an incredible career in snowboard media and makes for a riveting discussion in this brand new episode of The Bomb Hole.

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Since its inception at Vermont’s Suicide Six in 1982, the Burton US Open has grown into of the premiere events in the competitive snowboard landscape. The now iconic event moved to a new home at Vail in 2013, where it has run every year since. Today Burton announced the cancellation of what would have been the 38th US Open in 2021 due to uncertainty around the Covid-19 pandemic.

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