Posts tagged ‘burton’

BGOS x Mini

16 December 2010, 15.57 | Posted in cars, Competitions, snowboarding | No comments »

Burton announced today that Mini will be taking over as the presenting sponsor of the Burton Global Open Series. Consisting of the European Open (January 8-15 in Laax, Switzerland), the Canadian Open (February 1-6 at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary), and the US Open (March 7-13 in Stratton, Vermont) the events will be used as a a marketing platform for the new Mini Countryman crossover SUV. Mini takes over from Volvo which had been the major sponsor of the series for the last several years.

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Speck x Burton | iPod 4-Gen Case

17 November 2010, 16.32 | Posted in Accessories, collabs, electronics, snowboarding | 1 comment »

Electronic device bags and cases company Speck has teamed up with Burton for a limited edition line of cases for the new iPod touch 4th generation. Each custom fabric wrapped case features patterns from Burton’s 2011 outerwear collection and are available here. More looks after the jump.

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Burton AK Commercial

08 November 2010, 12.10 | Posted in advertising, outerwear, snowboarding, videos | 2 comments »

If you’ve ever ridden in Burton AK it’s hard to take any other outerwear serious. This commercial for the 2011 line features Terje Haakonsen, Frederick Kalbermatten, Jussi Oksanen, Stephan Maurer, Jeremy Jones, and Natasha Zurek demonstrating why.

Nokia PUSH x Burton

05 October 2010, 19.26 | Posted in collabs, snowboarding, tech | No comments »

Pete Williams posted on the skate application PUSH that Nokia is working on that connects your phone to your skateboard to integrate real life tricks into a video game / social media platform. As if that wasn’t sick enough, Nokia’s linked with Burton for a snowboard version of the tech. The future is gonna be so ill.

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A Closer Look: Burton x Starks Hail

27 September 2010, 17.25 | Posted in boots, collabs, interviews, snowboarding | No comments »

We brought you the exclusive first look at the Burton x Starks Hail boot back at SIA in January. The boot has been updated since the sample we previewed and has just dropped at Burton flagships and select retailers. We caught up with Alex Dymond, who designed the boot, for a little background behind the collab. Read the interview after the jump.

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Burton’s Fashion Night Out Party Recap

13 September 2010, 19.58 | Posted in Events, Fashion, snowboarding | 3 comments »

Not content to stop with the MTTM dinner, Burton took it up another level for Fashion Week NYC with their first ever Fashion’s Night Out party at the flagship store in SoHo. Shreds, models, weirdos, party animals and more models joined Jake Burton and familia for what has to have been the sexiest snowboard party ever held. Even Bob Marley’s son Rohan was in the house. Music by MSB, Florencia Galarza, ELI and a PBR x Sailor Jerry x Meatball Shop hospitality combo plus outdoor mini-ramp made the half block long line a small price to pay. A big gallery of photos from Brad Clarke after the jump.

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Burton x Fashion’s Night Out

08 September 2010, 12.25 | Posted in Fashion, Parties, snowboarding | No comments »

Burton is popping off some hot shit this week with dual parties in both LA and NYC as part of Fashion’s Night Out. Essentially one giant city-wide block party, Fashion’s Night Out is an open to the public affair featuring events at retail locations across Los Angeles and New York City. Expect the Burton parties to be the opposite of most of the stuffier fashion parties in both cities although with the NYC event featuring model DJ’s Forencia Galarza and ELI as well as model magnet DJ’s Paul Sevigny and MSB, there’s guaranteed to be a hot crowd in the building. Full info for both parties after the jump.

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Burton x Johnson Woolen Mills | Halstead Pack

13 August 2010, 11.47 | Posted in collabs, Packs & Bags, snowboarding | No comments »

As part of their extensive packs and bags line for 2011, Burton will drop this wool version of their Halstead Pack, a collaboration with 167 year old wool maker Johnson Woolen Mills. Go here for online purchase.

Burton | This is 2011

04 August 2010, 13.55 | Posted in snowboarding, videos | No comments »

Just to get you more stoked for winter Burton has some fresh 2011 footage. Enjoy!


Burton Snowboards Launches New 2011 Website & Catalog

04 August 2010, 13.41 | Posted in snowboarding, websites | 1 comment »

You know winter is right around the corner because Burton has just launched its completely re-designed website and released the 2011 Burton Catalog. The new site will have extensive team rider info, updates and profiles and the ability to connect to a global rider network, to exact coordinates of your local snowboard shop and live info from local mountains. Its still hot out but never too early to be prepared.