Bomber brings alpine snowboarding to Aspen
When snowboarding was still a garage sport, wearing ski boots on a board was not uncommon. As snowboarding evolved, soft boots were invented and mainstream snowboarding as we know it today was born. But a select few stayed in hard-shell boots, opting for narrower carving boards, and the cult sport of alpine boarding, or hard booting, has remained at the fringe of the industry. Every year alpine boarders from all over the world meet for what has become the Aspen Trenchin’ Convention, and this year one of the lead brands in the sport is now based locally as well.
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