YES Snowboards to release tribute

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Yes Snowboards announce tribute graphic for 2017

Before YES Snowboards, founders Romain De Marchi and JP Solberg along with Gigi Ruf rode  As a Burton offshoot with virtually unlimited creative control defined a period in snowboarding.  

The graphics were personified by the pig and a distinct lack of anything Burton, which represented the anti-corporate vibe that Romain, JP and Gigi stood for.  In their own words, the days were some of the best of their lives.

This coming season, YES are bringing back the graphics on their Greats series.  The Yes Greats is a progression from and it seems only fitting to create a tribute to the glory days of

The YES Greats series will be dropping in-stores and online April 2016.

Some of the original Burton graphics

Boardertown Queenstown now open

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Boardertown Queenstown now open featuring the Cons Bowl

Following on from the success of Boardertown Botany and College Hill in Auckland, the Boardertown crew are pleased to announce the opening of their first location outside Auckland.  The Queenstown store, based in the Five Mile precinct in Frankton offers the biggest range of skateboards and snowboard gear in New Zealand along with the finest range of streetwear, footwear and accessories from New Zealand and around the world.

To complete the store, Boardertown has partnered with Converse/Cons to build the CONS BOWL.  The indoor bowl has four foot transitions with a six foot extension.  Skateable all year around, the bowl is integrated into the store with a viewing wall behind the footwear display.  The CONS BOWL is open for both paid and free sessions - call the store for more details.

Boardertown Queenstown
Unit 6, 34 Grant Road
Five Mile, Frankton
New Zealand
(03) 927 4612