The History of Snowboarding

The popularity of snowboarding
-1960s- first made
-1970s- more popular
-1980s- more people interested
-not allowed on ski hills
-today - fastest growing winter sport
-welcomed at resorts

The first snowboards were made in the 1960s. However, it was in the late 70s that they became more popular. Throughout the 80s, more and more people began taking up the sport, even though snowboards were not allowed on most ski hills. Despite its earlier setbacks, snowboarding is now the world's fastest growing winter sport and most resorts welcome snowboards. Next