SALE ALERT! Subvert Boardstore

It’s that time of year where you can find some really good deals on equipment as it comes to the end of the season! Subvert is a rider owned store with shops in Castleford & Manchester and a huge range available online too. Stocking skate equipment, trainers & clothing too means you will be sure…

Snowboard Demo : The best way to choose a new snowboard

We are getting to the time of year where all the new snowboard stock is making it’s way to the shops. It’s also the time of year where you will see snowboard demo nights popping up at the indoor snow domes. Testing out a few different snowboards is always a really good idea before you…

Salomon Snowboards 2015/2016 – ISPO

If you are a fan of Salomon snowboards already then you will love next winters collection of snowboards and if you haven’t tried Salomon yet then this just might encourage you to test one out! Salomon Gypsy – Now the Gypsy is one the most popular boards from Salomon and I can see why, not only are…

My Snowboard Setup

After nearly 4 months of riding this setup I thought it was a good time to give a review on it. My park setup is the Nikita Expression snowboard in a 143cm and my bindings are Nikita Ninja Bindings in Black & White. Nikita state that this is a all-mountain freestyle dream machine and I…

Nikita Snowboards – ISPO 2015

The Nikita snowboard line has sold really well over the past couple of years. With the combination of Salomon’s technology and Nikita’s design’s I feel like there is something for women of all abilities. I am really excited about the Expression, not only is it still a powerful snowboard but the graphics are amazing too. I…

5 ISPO Favourites

So during the ISPO trade show in Munich at the weekend I spotted a lot of exciting products for next winter and these are my top 5 products. I will be posting more photo’s from the show with some of my other favourite  things so keep an eye out for them! 1 – Union Juliet…

My Setup

I have been playing around with a site called PolyVore where you can make these cool collage/mood boards of your favourite clothes, beauty products etc. Here is my current snowboard setup :  My Setup by fayevyoung featuring Spy Optic

ISPO Munich – Nikita Snowboards 2014/2015

Nikita Chickita 2014/2015 I was surprised that such an awesome board in the powder could also be easy to press and ollie in the park too. It’s a great balance with the pressure rocker that helps your nose float through the powdery stuff and the Aspen strong core that gives your ollies that extra snap in…

10 Christmas gift ideas for your snowboarding girlfriend

If like most men you have yet to do your christmas shopping why not take a look at my top ten picks to give you some idea’s 🙂 First up – Spy Marshall Goggles in ‘Moonflower’ with a nice pink lens. The floral pattern is very trendy and adds a bit of a girly touch…

The final Big Bang snowboard show event!

On Saturday Xscape at Milton Keynes hosted the last stop of the Big Bang Snowboard Tour. After an early start setting up the tents we had chance to relax as the slope was mainly full of kids on sledges and people on ski and snowboard lessons. It got busier in the afternoon though and plenty…

Nikita Clothing Photo Shoot – Photography By Glen

Last week Photographer Glen Young (my dad) spent the afternoon at J16 Studios and i sent him off with some pieces from the Nikita 2013/2014 outerwear collection to shoot. After a couple of hours in the studio and with help from his assistant Courtney Sunman they came back with some really nice images. Take a…

Castleford Big Bang Snowboard Show

This Saturday on the 12th of October the 3rd stop of the TSA Big Bang Snowboard Show will be taking place at Xscape Castleford. This is the prefect opportunity to test out all of the new Snowboard tech for this winter, just buy yourself a slope pass and choose the a setup from one of…