Burton The Throwback Backyard Snowboard


Burton The Throwback Backyard Snowboard

Surf snow in your own backyard! A resurrection of snowboarding's past, this ride-able piece of history is built for surfing snow in your own backyard. While this snowboard is gripped and ready to rip, it is not recommended for riding at resorts or on hardpack or icy conditions. Please consult your resort before riding The Throwback on their trails.

  • Backyard Snowboard
  • Super Sap® epoxy; resin formulated with bio‑based materials that reduces carbon footprint by 50% over conventional all‑petroleum‑based epoxies
  • FSC™ Certified Ply
  • Biax™ Fiberglass
  • Extruded Base
  • Directional Shape
  • Directional Flex
  • Bend: Directional Flat Top™
  • Waist Width: 250mm
  • Personality: Playful - Medium
  • Terrain: Park (0), groomers (0), backcountry (5)
  • Includes Rope, Handle, and Traction Pad
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In the mid-60's, Jake Burton was one of the thousands of kids to start surfing on snow with Sherman Poppen's Snurfer™. It might have been only a department store toy, but it was also the earliest commercial form of the modern snowboard. Jake was hooked, and over the years he modified Poppen's Snurfer. Jake was convinced that surfing snow had potential to grow into something more. He bid the Manhattan business world goodbye and moved to Londonderry, Vermont to start shaping snowboards. The year was 1977, and Jake was about to launch the world's first snowboard factory. In its second year, Jake moved into a farm house in Manchester, Vermont - the facility that went on to produce such classic boards as the Backhill™ and Performer™.  

In 1992, Burton® Snowboards moved from its Manchester location to its current location in Burlington, Vermont. The move was driven by the same motivation that took Jake from New York to Londonderry to Manchester: a commitment to making the world's best snowboarding equipment and apparel and growing the sport.  

The same heart that beat years ago in a garage in Londonderry, Vermont still beats strong today within the ever-expanding walls of Burton offices around the globe. At Burton, two things matter more than anything else - riders and riding.
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Burton The Throwback Backyard Snowboard

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130cm Plywood Recreational $149.95