Are Forum snowboards good?
Forum is owned and made by Burton now. Quality is ok. Forum is specifically going to be freestyle/park oriented, whereas Burton proper will have the full gamut of snowboards. The Formula base is their sintered base.
Does Forum still make snowboards?
Currently the company is owned by Burton Snowboards. Forum Snowboards owns two outerwear companies. They are Special Blend and Four Square. Forum had a snowboard team for each of the outerwear companies they owned, as well as the Forum team.
When did they stop making forum snowboards?
We suspect the re-release of these boards is part of Burton’s attempt to re-establish an intellectual property interest in the respective trademarks or to otherwise demonstrate that they never “abandoned” the marks in the legal sense nearly 5 years ago (when they officially killed Forum, FourSquare, and Special Blend …
Are Avalanche snowboards good?
If you want a board that delivers performance, durability and value, the Avalanche Source Snowboard is tough to beat. This board is the top of the line when it comes to durability. It features a true camber design for extra sturdiness and vibration control.
What happened Foursquare clothing?
We just heard the sad news that Burton, who own ‘The Program’ brands of Forum, Foursquare and Special Blend, has decided it will “exit out of The Program brands in winter 2014”. With no plans to sell the companies, it looks a near certainty that these brands are headed for the Great Trashow Hall in the Sky. Read more…
When did Burton buy Anon?
Anon helmets will be launched for Winter 2014 for all channels. We will be working with each RED and anon team rider on an individual basis regarding this announcement. Burton purchased The Program brands in 2004 from Four Star Distribution.
Is forum owned by Burton?
In 2004, Burton purchased Forum Snowboards from Four Star Distribution, along with outerwear brands Special Blend and Foursquare. They were rebranded The Program brands which maintained strength for several more years through the end of the decade.
Are Burton boards good?
Burton – Burton was built on snowboards, and is the most recognizable brand in the industry. From innovative graphics to cutting-edge technology, Burton delivers the most comprehensive and advanced line-up of best-in class boards. It’s easy to see how Burton makes our top snowboard brands list year after year.
Is four square a good brand?
I am regular smoke four square I find foursquare real smooth in every puff. Feels real easy and gives good experience. I have been smoking for more than 7 years now and have tried different brand during this time. I prefer foursquare over any other brand anyway because the experience is so good every time.
Does special blend still exist?
This is from the press release: “Also part of today’s restructure, Burton announced it will transition out of its Program brands (Foursquare, Forum and Special Blend), which were purchased in 2004 with the intent to keep snowboard companies in the hands of snowboarders.
Where can I buy a forum snowboard online?
Forum Blend is the online shop for FORUM SNOWBOARDS, FOURSQUARE OUTERWEAR and SPECIAL BLEND WATERPROOF TECHNOLOGIES. Use the ‘hamburger’ menu above, or click on the black-box links below, to access additional products.
Is the Forum recon the foundation of forums snowboards?
Bravo, Alpha, Tango over! The Forum Recon is the foundation of Forums snowboards and there is a reason for that. It does not matter if you have been riding for 15 years or this is our first year the Forum recon has everything you need at an amazing price to keep you happy on the hill.
What to post on the back country snowboard Forum?
Discussions about back country riding and travel. Post trip reports, safety information and equipment reviews that pertain to the back country. Post your backcountry trip reports here. Pictures and condition reports welcome.
What kind of tail does a recon snowboard have?
The Recon has the famous Chillydog with Pop rocker for fluid fun and float. The recon leaves kickers and rails in ruins with a stiffer tail that allows for a snappier pop. The Recon will make any freestyle park rider happy and any freestyle all-mountain rider overjoyed when they put this under their feet.