ski boot sizing buyer's guide

Ski Boot Sizing Buyer's Guide

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Monday, December 23, 2019

Properly fitting ski boots are essential for any skier, regardless of your experience level. You must know how to choose the best ski boots possible — that's why Buckman's has compiled this ski boot buying and fitting guide for you to consult throughout the process. Determine Your Ski Boot Needs Based on Ability and Style Here is what to know before buying ski boots: - What kind ...

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Categories: Ski equipment  |  Snowboard Equipment

Tagged: ski, snowboard, ski and snowboard equipment


Types-of-Skiing

What are the Different Types of Skiing?

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, November 12, 2019

If you’re new to the world of skiing, one of the first things you may notice is the confusing number of terms people throw around. In particular, there may seem to be a ton of different names used for skiing. Perhaps you’ve imagined that all skiing is downhill skiing, but then someone mentions cross-country skiing. Is that different? And then things get even more confusing when you hear someone ...

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skiing safety tips

Safety Tips While Skiing

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Monday, November 4, 2019

Skiing is like any sport — there’s always a risk of injury. Skiing involves flying down the side of a mountain at top speed and even going over jumps, all with long rails strapped to your feet. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that sometimes things won’t go your way, and injuries will strike. It’s unfortunate, but it’s the nature of any sport. With the thrill and excitement of the experience comes ...

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where to buy skis and snowboards near me

Where to Buy Ski and Snowboard Gear Near Me

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, June 4, 2019

There’s nothing that quite compares to the fun of skiing and snowboarding, but the sport comes with the need for the proper equipment. If you don't have your own gear, you may have found yourself Googling "snow gear near me." After all, if you don’t have the correct helmet, bindings, boots, and goggles, you’re putting yourself at risk for injury. Even basic cold-weather gear such as coats, warm ...

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how to teach your kid to ski

How to Teach Your Kid to Ski

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, March 19, 2019

If skiing is a major part of your life, you’ve probably spent years dreaming of the day when you could finally take your kids out for their first skiing lesson. It’s exciting to pass on something you’re so passionate about, and under ideal circumstances, it can grow to be an activity you all share as a family. Of course, kids are always unpredictable. We all imagine our kids are going to be ...

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guide to waxing your skis and snowboards

Guide to Waxing Your Skis and Snowboards

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Are you an avid skier or snowboarder? If so, you’re probably always looking for that next new piece of equipment, and anticipating your next opportunity to hit the slopes. But did you know the things you do between your skiing adventures are equally as essential to your success as the things you do up on the mountain? While it might not be quite as exciting as the act of flying down a snowy ...

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Tagged: ski, snowboard