The Beginners Guide is a joint project between Remolition and the ATBA-UK to promote the sport of mountainboarding and help beginners to get into it. The Getting Started section contains info about going to Mountainboard Centres to have a go, and Choosing the Right Board to help those who want to buy a board. The Learning The Basics section contains
Welcome to The Hub, the biggest & best collection of current mountainboard links anywhere on the web. The Big Ones International Mountainboard Association - Mountainboarding’s Global Governing Body ATBA UK - All Terrain Boarding Association - British Mountainboarding’s Official Governing Body Mountainboarding UK - Beginners info website Surfing Dirt - Lively global forum & friendly scene/community site UK Mountainboard Centres The Edge Adventure Activities - Much Wenlock, Shropshire, TF13 6PP
A couple of years back, WX founder and remolitionary Fayjay was minding his own business de-padding in the car park after another successful days riding, when he was accosted by one the local Forestry Commission rangers. He was none too happy that he had been mountainboarding in their woods. Something which Fayjay had been doing for over a year at
GET IN TOUCH We’d love to hear from you… Please get in touch with your contributions, thoughts, stories, questions, special requests and random rantings. Rem also needs more regular contributors- freeride field reports, comp write-ups, trick guides & tips, you name it, we can use it! Please consider adding to this mad mountainboard magazine, if you don’t i might cry.
So you’ve always wanted your own wooden kicker; you’ve got somewhere to make it and somewhere safe to keep it. Get your tools out and get busy with this ramp plan. Save it to your desktop, print it out, grab your mates and materials and have a productive afternoon building. Word!
Plan ahead for your mountainboard missions: Where are you riding? What’s the weather doing? Can you definitely freeride there? HAVE YOU GOT EVERYTHING?! Board – check your tech! bindings, trucks, wheels. Got a screw loose? Pads – helmet, wrist guards, elbow / knee / butt pads, etc. Hydration / energy - Water / lunch / snacks / sweets. Mobile – fully charged? Tools /
Here in the UK we’re lucky to have quite a few mountain board centres to learn, practise, improve, compete, and have fun at. Visit them all!