Burton. The word that’s almost synonymous with snowboarding. Wether you like the snow, the boards, the clothes, the culture or just have a love for creativity Burton dishes it all out. Burton’s claim to fame started In 1985 when the first Burton snowboards were shipped to Austria, Germany, France, Norway and Switzerland. 150 boards had already been sold, an hxd the only employee was a pro snowboarder. Burton has fueled the growth of snowboarding worldwide through its groundbreaking product lines, its grassroots efforts to get the sport accepted at resorts and its team of top snowboarders. Burton dominates the snowboard industry worldwide with global headquarters in Burlington, Vermont and international offices in Innsbruck, Austria and Tokyo, Japan. If you’d like some more Burton history info there is an amazing PDF with all the ins & outs of stuff you never though you’d like to know over on the sites History page. Check it out.
The Good Book
If you haven’t seen the Good Book: Burton’s 2010 catalog. This thing is packed full of amazing design, creativity and photography. The amount of finely crafted detail and attention given to each nook and crannie is amazing. Although they are gone and out fo print. (see below)
Need some more Burton in your life?
Burton Snowboards North America
80 Industrial Parkway
Burlington, VT 05401
Rider Services / W-48
Tel: (800) 881-3138
Fax: (802) 660-3250