2013/14 Snowboard Bindings Trend Report & Product Preview

2013/14 Snowboard Binding Trends At A Glance

We caught up with the industry’s top binding designers for a candid look at the trends, forecasts, and fanfare shaping next year’s lines:

1. Relentless Refinement—Consider this the year of incremental improvements.  Brands are reducing the footprint of baseplates, expanding canting options, and refining their straps.  The objectives: decrease weight, improve comfort, and enhance board feel.

2. Focus on the Flex—Highback flex and support are also enjoying greater attention as brands turn to new materials and construction techniques to drive innovation.

apo
APO
Bent Metal
Burton
Flow
Flux
Gnu
Head
K2
M3
Nikita
NITRO
NOW
Ride
Rome
Rossignol
Roxy
Salomon
Switchback
Union