Marie-France Roy is one of the biggest names in snowboarding. She has represented some of the most recognised brands in the industry and collected numerous awards along the way, including Transworld Snowboarding Women’s Rider of the Year 2015.   For 2016, Marie has switched things up and  joined forces with The Arbor Collective. For Marie, who has always been passionate … Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH MARIE-FRANCE ROY


It was chilly and drizzling heavily. I was wearing the most ridiculous looking boots, at least one size too big, along with ‘waterproof’ trousers and jacket. I don’t remember being kept very dry by them. My gloves were way too big and the board I was riding seemed to be more of hindrance than a help. I’m sat on my arse getting spiked through the hired waterproofs, my thumb killing me and pointing at a slightly different angle than I was used to. This was snowboarding for me, and I was hating it!