Stranda founder Mats Drougge talking you through the finer points of Stranda’s powder carver – the Cheater. It comes in three lengths and two widths. But they are quite different beasts allthough sharing the same basic shape. The 170 and 200 have lower camber and more pronounced nose and tail rocker. The 177 is more […]
We don’t do Black Fridays but wanted to give you a heads up on how we at Stranda Snowboards are doing our best to keep fridays green and our winters white. At Stranda our philosophy is to maximize performance and the lifespan of our boards and minimizing environmental impact. That means that we’re not jumping […]
From the review in Splitboarding Journal “The nose is very long which leads of course to excellent float when descending in powder. In tracked snow you just surf over bumps and the relatively soft nose adapts to any irregularities. The rather stiff area from the front binding to the tail contributes to good edge hold […]
Winter season is getting closer and here is our confirmed demo dates so far. More dates to be added. Don’t miss the chance to try the latest shapes before buying. OCTOBER 4-7/10 Hotzone Park Opening – Hintertux, AT 12-14/10 Kaunertal Opening – Kaunertal, AT NOVEMBER 17-18/11 Höjdmeter Brädtest – Kiruna, SE 22-25/11 Trysil Test Weekend […]
Stranda Snowboards founder/shaper Mats Drougge explains the simple steps for safe storing of a snowboard. Before you put your board away for summer you need to cover the base in hot wax. This protects the base from drying out during summer. And from getting scratched. After waxing store it in a dry cool and place. […]
In this video Mats Drougge, founder/shaper at Stranda Snowboards explains the physics of edge hold, and why you need longboards for clean high speed carving. Effective edge and turning radius are key elements for superior edge hold. And theres some nice turns at the end of the video on a 185 Pipeliner.
Introducing the Cheater 200 Story by Mats Drougge This board came to birth as a custom order from a group of North American longboard snowboarders who teamed up to get their dream board made. Trying out the 177 Cheater, they wanted even more float and glide. As I started to shape I realized that just […]