How to wax your snowboard?

If you’re looking for the best way to prepare your snowboard for the season, or to make your snowboard go faster, you’re in the right place. How to wax your snowboard at home? People often ask us the best way to wax your snowboard with an iron. We’ll lay out how to tell if you need to wax your snowboard, what temperature the snowboard waxing iron should be, what type of wax you need to snowboard, snowboard waxing frequency and lots more in this informative maintenance & tuning guide.

Why wax your snowboard? Well, it's the best way to stop your snowboard base drying out, and to increase snowboard glide on the surface of the snow. Using the right temperature snowboard wax is just as important, and knowing how much wax to scrape off the snowboard base is key to getting a super-smooth and fast glide.

DIY snowboard waxing can achieve great results if done correctly, and it’s our aim to show you how to do this quickly, cheaply and with minimum or no mess at the end. Seasoned professional Dave Crozier presents this workshop video to help you go faster than your friends, and show you how to scrape your snowboard, as well as offering some advice on brushing your base to make the glide extra fast on the mountain. Flat spots will be a thing of the past. Enjoy!