Save the open toes and strapless options for your après ensemble. When it comes to snowboard bindings, these elements are a staple of every setup. While looks certainly count, make sure that your next purchase is a binding that is comfy, fosters confidence, and ultimately is more than capable of taking your riding every place you want it to go.

For more 2014 snowboard gear check out the 2014 Buyer’s Guide online.

For more from these brands:
Burton Escapadewww.burton.com
Roxy Rock It Powerwww.roxy.com
Union Legacywww.unionbindingcompany.com
GNU B-Famouswww.gnu.com
Flow Minx-SEwww.flow.com
K2 Trystk2snowboarding.com

For more Tech Tuesdays:
2014 Accessories – part 1
2014 Accessories – part 2
2014 Snowboards
2014 Boots and Bindings
2014 Outerwear