Academy snowboards started in 2002 with the idea of developing snowboarding through quality, progression and people. Academy is a rider owned and operated snowboard company focused on making the best snowboards in the world. Academy snowboards are manufactured by Never Summer manufacturing to ensure durability and consistency. The Academy snowboard team is constantly developing and creating better snowboards by researching and developing new technologies on the mountain. The Academy snowboard line consists of simple freestyle park boards to all mountain free ride boards. Our boards have progressive profiles, functional camber shapes and high end materials to make sure you have the best time on the hill. All Academy snowboards have a three year warranty and are made in the USA.