Monthly Archives: July 2015

  • Airhole: Balaclava When people dress for cold weather, the face often remains exposed.  Surprisingly when your face drops in temperature it can affect the blood circulation in your fingers and toes. If whole-body insulation is inadequate, thermal face protection becomes more important...
  • Snowboarding Gloves

    July 24, 2015

    Snowboarding gloves need reinforced fingers and palms, ideally leather or rubber. This is because boarders are doing bindings up at every run, often leaning on their hands a lot, and are generally harder on their gloves then skiers.

  • Big thanks to The Snowpost - July Edition for the write up! We are really excited to introduce our Wintersteiger tuning machine.  The team in the workshop at Rhythm Snow Sports have a new shiny toy to play with. The Wintersteiger Mercury is a monster machine that is fu...
  • Voile at Rhythm

    July 21, 2015

    We are really excited to have a selection of Voile skis in stock. Voile (pronounced Vo lay) products are made in Salt Lake City, Utah and have been making bespoke products for skiers and boarders since 1980. In the mid ‘90’s they developed the split board which changed the face o...
  • The session provided essential information on heading to the backcountry from industry experts who focused the information specifically on the Australian conditions. Guest speakers were Bill Barker of Billtrips.com and Hotham Alpine resort as well as Doug Chatten, a patroller fro...
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    Should I Get My Own Boots?

    Well the short answer is yes. Your boots are basically the interface of your body to the board or skis. Form fitting, snug boots make the riding experience so much better.

  • Riding freestyle is totally different from free riding so when you venture into the park for the first time remember these few things... Nail the basics first Don’t hit the park until you can turn confidently. You want your ba...
  • Why Layer For The Snow Layering for the snow is the best way to be comfortable in all conditions. Each layer has a function. The base layer is the first layer against your skin controlling moisture; having a good quality Merino base layer is important ...
  • Snow Chains 101

    July 7, 2015

    Snow chains Chains are a legal requirement when entering the Kosciuszko National Park, 4WD are exempt, although recommended to carry. A $330 fine is applicable to 2WD cars not carrying chains in Alpine National Parks....
  • Goggle technology gets better and better every year. Some of the highlights from this year include: Zeal - Base HD2 V4 The Zeal Base HD2 V4 features a point of view camera which can wirelessly transfer and connect videos and photos to your phone. The cam...
  • There is no recommended pair of snowboard boots for everyone, it depends on preference of lace system, boot flex, foot width and riding style. The right boots will improve comfort and riding ability so picking the right pair for you is important. With so many boots out in the market picking ...

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