Course curriculum

  • 1

    Snowboard-20-21-Rails

    • Course Overview

    • Rail Refresher

  • 2

    Lesson 1 - Feature Selection

    • Feature Selection

    • Different Rail Sections

    • The Importance of watching Practice

    • Feature Selection and Steno Review Quiz

  • 3

    Lesson 2 - Trick Recognition

    • Approach to the rail

    • On the rail

    • Rotations off the rail

    • Trick Recognition - Video Example

  • 4

    Lesson 3 - Trick Recognition Practice & Quiz

    • Steno & Trick Recognition

    • Steno & Trick Recognition Quiz

  • 5

    Lesson 4 - Trick mechanics

    • Understanding Trick Mechanics

    • Rail Trick Mechanics

    • Rail Trick Mechanics [Video]

  • 6

    Lesson 5 - Comparing and Evaluating Rail Tricks

    • Evaluating Rail Tricks using the criteria

    • Feature Choice

    • Trick Execution

    • Trick Difficulty

    • Evaluating Rail Tricks Quiz

    • Evaluating Rail Tricks Quiz

  • 7

    Lesson 6 - Advanced Rail Tricks

    • Rail Trick Progression

  • 8

    Lesson 7 - Discussion Topics

    • Trick Difficulty Vs Execution

  • 9

    End of course review

    • Things to remember

    • Next Steps

    • Your feedback is important to us

Instructor

Snowboard Instructor

Gaz Vogan

Gaz started snowboarding in 2004 before becoming a judge in 2014, judging at national level events in the UK, before starting to judge on the World Cup Tour in 2018. Since then, he has judged at a variety of World Cups, the Youth Olympic Games, European Youth Olympic Festival, Winter Universiade as well as Head Judging Europa Cups and the Chinese National Champs. He’s commentated with Eurosport for the 2018 Winter Olympics and coaches young snowboarders on the dry slopes of the UK.