Posts Tagged: Rome

New for 2013: Rome Gold Snowboard

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The Rome Gold is a new all mountain snowboard that retails for $500. It’s a directional board that has reverse camber between the feet and regular camber on the tips. ┬áIt comes in sizes 144, 147, 151 and 155. Rome describes this board as: NEW DESIGN FOR PRECISION, CONTROL AND PURE POWER Fluid bottom turns;

Catch Rome’s Twitter Interview with Marie-France Roy on Friday and Win Bindings

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Marie-France Roy will be the latest target of the Rome SDS Ask the Rider Twitter Interview on Friday, October 16.  You’ll get a chance to ask MFR whatever you want for 2 hours.  Rome will be giving away a pair of Strut or United bindings to one lucky tweeter.

You can ask whatever you want.  Here are some sample questions from Rome to get you started… How was filming the Team Shoot Out? How was filming with Absinthe this past season? Any good stories from your recent trip to Japan? Would you consider dating a guy that isn’t as good as you at snowboarding (also known as 99.99% of the male snowboarding population)?

Rome’s Top 5 with MFR

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Rome has just released a Top 5 with their pro rider Marie-France Roy. Check it out.

MFR

It takes different strokes to move the world. People like different things; that’s why if you Google "Best Movie" you get 159 million results instead of one. The Never Ending Story tops MFR’s list of the greatest film of all time. Check out the rest of her Top 5’s below, including Top Shred Spots, Vacation spots and Shred Tunes. FALCOR!!!!

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2010 Rome Preview

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We got a chance to meet up with Anna from Rome and check out the whole lineup of 2010 gear for the ladies.

Playboy Burton boards brew up a mini storm

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A few papers in the US have picked up on a bit of a local hoohaa about Burton’s Love snowboard series. These are men’s snowboards from the Coalition line featuring vintage Playboy photos.

Parents of some young snowboarders are objecting to the sale of the boards in shops they frequent with their children. Burton say the boards will only be sold to those aged 18 and over and will be wrapped.