When you are snowboarding, bindings form an integral piece of your riding experience. They provide the direct connection with your snowboard, transferring movements to the board and responding to your body’s shifts for precise control. If your bindings are well matched to your snowboard, your riding experience will increase. When you’re new to the sport or replacing an old pair, there are some important things to consider when buying new bindings.
As you will see, there are a lot of bindings to choose from and they all look pretty similar. However, binding technology is actually quite advanced and which bindings you use can make a huge difference in the way you feel your board. You can use this bindings buying guide to learn more about the different binding types available, the main components as well as compatibility with snowboards.