Snowboarding


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Loris Karius at the 2018 Champions League final
If you want to make it to the top of the world in sport, you can't shy away from risky decisions. But that doesn't always work out well. We present famous scenes from sport in which the courage to take risks did not pay off.

Dream On
With the Natural Selection Tour, Travis Rice has created a monument to himself. The world's best boarders from film, park, pipe and backcountry compete against each other in the wild - and can't stop raving about it.

Winter sports
Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton Snowboards in 1977.
With "A Day for Jake", the snowboard community honors Jake Burton Carpenter as co-inventor of the modern snowboard on March 13. With his Burton brand, he shaped winter sports for decades - and always remained a unique character. Our author Thomas Becker remembers a memorable meeting with him.


Action Sports
Surfers, skateboarders and snowboarders seem to differ from other athletes not only by their passion for boardsports. It is noticeable that many of them become artistically active in the course of their active career, or after it has ended. In this picture gallery we present five board sportsmen and their work.


Winter sports
The winter sports highlights for the 2020/21 season combine sustainability, functionality and style. ISPO.com takes a close look at the innovations of the winter sports industry and presents the award-winning products of the new season from Nordica, Alpina, Rossignol & Co.