This time last year, we were basking in abundant winter sunshine. I think we may have still been surfing without gloves. But didn't translate real well for snowy pursuits.
My most recent feature for GrindTV takes a look at the Northeast's snowy payback.
“The 2015 winter season was the worst the industry has seen in 40-plus years. We lost a lot of business and a few stores from the lack of snow and cold weather. It hurt everyone, including the manufacturers,” Paulie Yaremko, East Coast rep for Ride Snowboards and Grenade Gloves, told GrindTV. “Good thing Mother Nature has helped with this preseason and shops are back on track with sales. I actually don’t have a board left to sell.”