Platinum Picks: The Top 3 Women’s Snowboards of 2014

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In Cameron Crowe’s beloved film Almost Famous, Lester Bangs, a jaded music journalist for Creem and Rolling Stone tells starry-eyed aspiring rock-writer Willim Miller, ‘You know, your writing is damn good. It’s just a shame you missed out on rock & roll. It’s over. You got here just in time for the death rattle.” While legendary rockers Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and Jim Morrison died well before their time, rock & roll itself will never die, nor will snowboarding for that matter, or women’s snowboarding to be more specific. Let’s face it, women who ride rock, and these are the boards that have earned platinum status for their supporting role in female shred progression.

Burton Lip-Stick Restricted Women’s Snowboard

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Read our full review of the Burton Lip-Stick Restricted in our 2014 Online Buyer’s Guide


GNU Ladies Choice Snowboard

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Read our full review of the GNU Ladies Choice in our 2014 Online Buyer’s Guide


CAPiTA Birds of a Feather Women’s Snowboard

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Read our full review of the CAPiTA Birds of a Feather in our 2014 Online Buyer’s Guide

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