Grow your own vegetable garden and you’ll have a newfound appreciation for a simple tomato. Press your own snowboard and every carve has a heightened sense of satisfaction. The problem is making a proper board from scratch requires some specialized knowledge and tools that aren’t readily available to your average rider, until now.
Meet Reto Neiger, owner of Zen Snowboards in Switzerland who now offers snowboard building workshops for people with any level of crafting experience. If you’re lucky enough to live in the Swiss Alps and want to ride a board you made with your hands next winter, contact Reto HERE. Workshops run from May through September and slots are still open. Really cool business concept, hope to see this stateside in the future: