[part title=”7. Gear Goes Super-technical “]
People get really into hydrophobic clothing and all their gear is made from carbon fibre (or some other fancy shit). Someone invents snowboard boots with built in jets that mean you don’t even need a board at all. Fortunately, most people realise this isn’t cool and stick with ‘retro’ gear (like what we have now).
Product designers continue to push the boat out with more and more technical gear and inevitably some get lost at sea. Unfortunately, as you may have seen from our 10 horrible snowboard inventions – people will buy into even the most terrible ideas…