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Kyle

Kyle

Gearhead

Salt Lake City, Backcountry.com

Kyle's Passions

Hiking & Camping

Kyle's Bio



Hi my name is Kyle Brady and I’m a snowboarder. I have been struggling with this addiction since before I could drive. I have moved, quit jobs, and started a terrain park as well as a contest series in the name of snowboarding. Basically, my whole life has revolved around snowboarding since I could drive. After getting sick and tired of flat land activities and compost pile ski hills in Michigan, I relocated to Steamboat. I was in search of that classic western experience and POWDER! Well, I found it. Since then I have relocated to the beautiful Wasatch Front. I found a home at Snowbird and Backcountry.com and have decided this is the life for me. Living in Utah for over 5 years has opened so many doors to other activities. I have expanded snowboarding into the backcountry and yes I do split my own boards. I put over 100 day on my splitboard alone this season. I have fallen in love with climbing and canyoneering here in recent years. That and backpacking pretty much control the summer and keep me occupied till the flakes start falling.

If you ever need any help with any of our products here is how you can contact me

kbrady@backcountry.com


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Kylewrote a review of on March 1, 2017

5 5

Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

I have been on a prototype pair of these for a full season now and they rule. I Love them on resort. They are the most responsive toe to heel binding I have rode. The straps are really comfy and flex is sturdy yet there for forgiveness.

I have also been touring on these a ton. The single riser is ok but you can easily upgrade to the dual riser.

Overall, one of my favorite and most versatile bindings I have ever ridden.

Recommended for the person who has a quiver of resort boards and or the person who splits time between resort and backcountry and wants one pair of bindings.

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Kylewrote a review of on January 2, 2017

4 5

Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
Fit: True to size
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 165 lbs
Size Purchased: 31x30

I have had 3 pairs of these and they all have been great. No problems at all. They are comfortable and stretch well. I use them climbing, backpacking and hiking. My only thing, and it's a tiny thing, is i would prefer a ladder belt. It can sometimes slide loose while wearing packs. That being said, it's still my go to pant for adventures.

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Kylewrote a review of on December 25, 2016

5 5

Familiarity: I've used it several times

It's what you think it is.. A pow slayer.

I'm 165 lbs and have the 157. It floats effortlessly.

It's pretty wide so if you wear an 8.5 like me, it's a much on packed snow but in POW.... Holy crap. It turns quick, can straight line when you need it and can stomp some drops.

I love it! But I stress POW BOARD

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Kylewrote a review of on December 18, 2016

4 5

Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
Fit: Runs large
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 165 lbs
Size Purchased: medium

I really like this jacket. It's comfortable, warm and breathes well. I think it runs a little big. I have the Medium and it is the biggest Medium I have. I was actually able to get a small on and zip it all the way up. I have a 38-39 inch chest. The jacket is really warm though. I dig it.

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Kylewrote a review of on December 7, 2016

5 5

Familiarity: I've used it several times
Fit: Runs large
Height: 5' 7"
Weight: 130 lbs
Size Purchased: 40.0

I bought these as a gift. Here is the feedback.

They run a little big. We had to return the 41 and get the 40.
Extremely comfortable and warm. She can wear them with outfits and it doesn't look weird. She loves the drawstring in the back. Highly recommended if you can swallow the cost.

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Kylewrote a review of on November 27, 2016

5 5

Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 160 lbs
Size Purchased: medium

I just got these bad boys and man I am excited. The fit is perfect. I bought the Medium. I have a 32 waist. The legs are baggy but not huge. The stretch back on the bid is great. Keeps the snow out, fits snug and breathes well. Enough pockets to carry what you need. Soft supple feel. Couldn't be happier with the purchase.

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