When you find yourself on the ground (which will be often), and are having trouble standing up, check these videos out.
Ahh, so you found yourself able to get off a lift, strap into your board, and now you’re heading down a slope. Suddenly you realize you don’t know how to stop. Well here are some instructions for you so you don’t have to fall in order to slow down.
Personal tip: Focus on your heel side stop first. It is usually considered the easiest one to master. Once you have the heel side stop locked down, focus on your toe side.
Ahh, most beginner snowboarders will at some point utter these words “i cant get off the lift!” Well here is a quick video to help with getting on and off a chair lift without looking like the fool.
Personal tip: Get a stomp pad! One with a lot of grip to it preferably. It will help a lot with beginners.
Everyone falls. Simple as that. The trick is not getting injured. So do us all a favor and watch the below video on the dangers of improper fall technique.
Personal tip: Use wrist guards! Wrist injuries are the most common injury to snowboarders.