Hangin’ with Mike Basich

After visiting the OR tradeshow in SLC and before driving the 8 hours to SIA in Denver, I got an unexpected treat: riding Snowbird with Mikey Basich and Dalton Paley! Having watched Mikey in all sorts of videos during my grom days, it fulfilled a childhood dream to get out and ride with him for
We’ve been busy here at Spark R&D – busting out bindings and traveling the world to trade shows and demos – spreading the good word about splitboarding. So much has happened in the last two months we barely had time to catch our breath and reflect, let alone share all the goodness with you! So

Even Babies are Psyched on the Fuse

Seven month old Leo Weber-Thoresen from Austria can’t talk yet, but has THIS to say about the Fuse: Enough said! (By the way, if anyone else has great pics of themselves or their kiddos enjoying their Spark R&D Bindings, send them our way and they might make it onto our website. Thanks for the stoke!)
We are excited to announce that Spark R&D’s Fuse binding has won the ISPO BrandNew Finalist Award for innovation!!! Thank you for all of your votes and comments and support. We couldn’t have done it without you. The sport of splitboarding is growing … and you all are part of the revolution. Be proud. A

Vote for Spark in the ISPO Awards!

The ISPO Brand-New Award recognizes innovation in sports. Our newest binding, the Fuse, is featured in the contest, and so we’d like you to… Check out our video and vote for us here: We’re proud to be in the competition, and may the best splitboard-binding company in Bozeman MT within a few blocks of the

Well look who’s here!

It’s frosty! 9.30.09 first snow of the season at Spark R&D HQ.  Bring it!
Spark R&D is proud to be announce that we’re sponsoring ‘Deeper’, a backcountry big mountain snowboarding film in the works from TGR and Jeremy Jones. From the source: The film is a two-year project and is slated for release in the fall of 2010. “We are focusing on the hard to reach zones that are