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.
Friends, Welcome to our new site! When I launched my first production model in 2015 under the Maverick brand, I didn’t put much thinking in to it. It was a cool name inspired by the famous big wave surf break in Northern California. The boards got a great reception from riders, with many of them […]
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 […]