THE DADDY OF SNOWBOARDING
Burton has been around almost as long as snowboarding itself. Founded in 1977 by Jake Burton when he began developing prototype snowboards in the mountains of Vermont, the brand has grown over forty years to become synonymous with the sport, developing equipment and clothing that pushes the limits. In the pursuit of the perfect connection between rider, boot, binding and snowboard, Burton snowboards have found themselves on the top step of the podium for countless contests. From the earliest snowboard competitions, to three winter Olympic halfpipe golds, Burton continually progress snowboarding like no other entity.
Burton AK: Setting the Standard in Outerwear
For over 40 years Burton have lead the way in high-tech snowboard apparel, constantly innovating and pushing the limits on performance and protection.
We take a look at what makes the AK range so good and why so many pro’s continue to trust it as their choice of outerwear.