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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...

Summer competitions

Thursday, July 6th, 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, we lovely people, awesome facilities and a 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 boards for fun! We've got a few more competitions coming up over the…

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Where was the snow this winter :(

Sunday, March 26th, 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, December 9th, 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, November 4th, 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, September 11th, 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, August 3rd, 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, June 25th, 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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Hitting the dry slopes

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

We had another successful taster day at Bearsden ski centre attending their freestyle club with plenty of happy snowboarders out enjoying how the norVern boards are on dry slope, everyone had a blast on our cambers and rockers. We've got a new rider joining us Josh, a very talented local kid with great protection. We are certain he will do well in the near future and we are happy to welcome him to the norVern team. We are proud to announce our team up and attending of and giving away prizes for GO BIG OR GO HOME 18th JUNE AT BEARSDEN We are stocked to be part of this amazing competition and are super excited We've also got taster day at Aberdeen…

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Summer of events begins

Friday, May 6th, 2016

So after a very successful winter and a great end of season taster day at Glencoe mountain we now see the snow melting and summer around the corner. But we don't want to just disappear till next winter we're setting up a busy summer events diary full of free taster days, freestyle evenings and even a new project or two (more details about them to follow soon!) Taster day at Bearsden dry slope Sunday 22nd May 4-6pm This event is held on a freestyle evenings so come along and try our boards over kickers and rails. You don't have to be an expert we have snowboards for all abilities and there will be a club coach on the night. coming soon…

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Getting norVern out there.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

We've been busy enjoying the season before it ends in a couple of weeks but before it does we have a taster day on Glencoe mountain on Saturday 23rd April so come along and try our range of boards for free we'll be there all day There's been plenty of happy snowboarders enjoying how our boards ride and they've been busy taking photos of their powder days so head over to the gallery for the latest pics of the great snow conditions here in Scotland. Not many lift served days left on the mountains, we are setting up our summer activities of taster days at dry slopes and attending some competitions across the country, dates to follow soon....

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