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You can read all about what we've been up too here. We'll let you know when and where you can find us with our range of taster boards so come along and take one out for a ride and say hello...

Glencoe taster days

Thursday 14th December 2017

We have organised a number of taster days this winter at Glencoe mountain. These days are free and give you a great chance to try our snowboards. We have cambers, rockers and jib trial boards in a variety of sizes so your sure to find the right snowboard in your size. Check out the poster for all the details. We hope to add more dates at other resorts soon

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It’s winter at last

Wednesday 29th November 2017

We are excited to see the Scottish resorts starting to open for the season before December is even here. We have a few new members joining our team this winter, firstly I'd like to say a massive welcome to new team rider Reuben he's a snowboard instructor at Stoke ski centre, he's also amazing at freestyle and we are looking forward to sharing all his photos and videos with you all. We would also like to announce our partnership for the winter with winterized a fun loving adventure seeking couple who have quit their jobs, left their houses and packed up into a campervan for the winter. They are heading out to the alps blogging all about the interesting things…

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Septembers full but winters almost here

Wednesday 30th August 2017

In August we had a great time sponsoring and attending the British ski and snowboarder cross championships in escape castleford followed by Cross Snowsports charity auction where we gave away a snowboard to raise money for the fantastic charities that are BLESMA and DSUK it was a fab day and we were so happy to be involved. September is a busy month for us with sponsoring and supporting more contests.. we have the Triple Crown indoor dome stage on the 23rd September we are so stoked to be a main sponsor again for this Snowsports Scotland 3 stage event now in its 2nd year. After this event at Snow Factor there are then 2 more stages a dry slope stage…

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Summer competitions

Thursday 6th July 2017

We've been busy with sponsoring and attending summer competitions on the amazing dry slopes we have here in the uk. We had a blast at Kendal snowsports centre for their KJAM it was the first time for us at Kendal slopes and it was such a great day, with lovely people, awesome facilities and an epic contest. We then headed to Go Big Or Go Home at Bearsden, another great contest this was our 2nd year of sponsoring this contest and what a fantastic day it really was.. although a bit windy.. awesome riding from everyone, and we even had a few folk out on our norVern taster boards for fun! We've got a few more competitions coming up over…

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Where was the snow this winter :(

Sunday 26th March 2017

This season has unfortunately been a bad one with hardly any snow here in Scotland, many events got cancelled and we couldn't hold any demo days, but we still managed to get a small number of days up on our mountains. We had a week away in Andorra and that was great snow and lots of fun. Our teams been doing great this winter all progressing well. Rob came 4th in a local rail jam and continues to progress in his teaching, Josh came 3rd in a local contest, James came 4th in the world cup para Olympic trials of boarder x and continues doing great on his journey to the 2018 Olympics, Mikko has been putting out some…

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Competitions, new members and more

Friday 9th December 2016

As the temperature starts to cool down and Christmas is just round the corner norVern have been busy looking forward to the new 16/17 season. First we had the second round of the Scottish triple crown contest at Bearsden with one of our riders Josh competing he had an awesome day and was up on the podium at the end of the day, so we'd like to say a huge congratulations to him... well done! Another of our riders Rob is now out in Austria teaching at the awesome absolut park all season, he's a great couch and a talanted rider so be sure to head over and say hi if your going out this winter. Our team is…

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Starting to look like winter

Friday 4th November 2016

With the 2016/17 season just round the corner, we are getting excited for snowboarding time. We'd like to say a big welcome to new team rider Rob you can read his bio in the meet the team page We've got the next stage of the Scottish triple crown contest, Bearsden 12th November. This is a fantastic local contest with heaps of talented riders. Many exciting things to come this winter and more team members joining us soon, we will of course be out holding our taster days as soon as the snow is deep enough! So come and try out our norVern boards :) Stay tuned for updates coming soon...

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Scottish Triple Crown contest.

Sunday 11th September 2016

We are proud to annouce our support and sponsoring of the new Scottish triple crown contest. This competition will see 100 snowboarders and skiers going head to head in this 3 stage event. The first leg was just held at Snow factor Glasgow it was an awesome day with all riders laying down some sick tricks. The next leg will be at Bearsden dry slope in November and the last being held at Cairngorm mountain in March. This slope style contest is going to be huge! All riders gain points from each contest all going towards the final in spring, we'll be attending all 3 events and giving away a great prize bundle in March.

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Winter is on its way

Wednesday 3rd August 2016

It has been a very busy but exciting summer, we've had taster days and attended competitions. Sponsored events, taken on new team riders and achieved the BASI level one for snowboarding instructors. We have got a number of events coming up this winter from learn to ride days too freestyle nights. We have formed new business partners to work along side now and in the future including the GB para snow sports team, DSUK and a number of snow sports clubs and resorts. We've continued to support the uk snowboarding scene and will continue to do so. Our latest event that we attended Go Big or Go Home Aberdeen was a great day out despite the bad weather, our team…

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We've been busy

Saturday 25th June 2016

So we had Go Big Or Go Home (GBorGH) 2016 at Bearsden dry slope this is an awesome competition seeing heaps of talented riders. We had some prizes up for grabs for a few lucky guys and girls. We have also been up to Aberdeen dry slope holding a taster night on their freestyle and airbag event. That was a lot of fun too. We will be back in Aberdeen on July 30 for Go Big or Go Home Aberdeen another leg of this fantastic event and we are excited to be supporting this event again. Some of our team will be fully qualified BASI instructors by the end of the month and we are happy to announce we will…

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