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Snowboarding jackets

It is important that every snowboarder has the correct gear when they are in action. If you don’t have what you should, you are putting yourself in more danger than you would be in. snowboarding is not a dangerous sport if practices correctly, it is extremely fun and adrenaline pumping. One of the very important parts of gear is the snowboarding jackets. These need to be able to break the wind, keep you warm and protected from the weather conditions. There are many different types of jackets available, including for men, women and children. The prices will vary according to size, brand and specifications.

One of the great brands that are an option is Analog. An example of an Analog jacket is the Analog Initiative Jacket 08. The color is Intercept Kuwai and it has fully taped seams, magnetic closures, pit zips with a mesh line, adjustable cuffs, metal zips, chest pocket, adjustable hood, and it is waterproof for 20,000mm.

Animal is another brand of choice, and a perfect example would be the Animal Wilfred. This jacket is available in black with three sizes, M, L and XL and is fully tapes, with lift pass cuffs, pit zip vents that are mesh lined, it is waterproof for 20.000 mm and the breathability of it is 20 000g.

Yet another good brand of snowboarding jackets is from Bonfire. Bonfire offer many different jackets, but just one of them is the Bonfire Triumph Puffa Jacket. It is available in black only and is integrated, articulated, with a fleece chin, taped seams, offers a pant integration system, powder skirt, lift pass holder, goggle pocket, totally insulated, headphone loop, pit zips, storm flaps, cell phone pocket and it waterproof to 20.000.

Burton is also an option when it comes to excellent snowboarding jackets. This jacket is available in Rock Salt White and offers a goggle pocket, lift pass holder, storm flaps, powder skirt, fleece chin, headphone loop, removable hood, pocket for MP3 player and a pocket for a cell phone.

All of the snowboarding jackets that are available are made for the specific purpose of the sport. Therefore they are designed to keep you warm while you are on the snow and to protect you from the wind. They are thick jackets and are also great to wear in cold weather, whether snowboarding or not. You are also likely to get good deals on many of the jackets from certain websites on the internet.


March 17, 2008 - Posted by | Blogroll, Snowboarding

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