We are honoured to be recognized as the "Best Canadian Made Snowboard" even though it must be a short list. None the less the Hippy Slasher has been getting a lot of love from the people this year. It truly is an anomoly amongst Snow sliding shapes in the industry. Read the full post at http://gearpatrol.com/2015/10/08/best-snowboards-2016/. Our advice is get one now and start building your Hightide Mfg collection. Tides coming up!