Remembering Jake Burton Carpenter the Legendary Founder of Burton Snowboards

Sad day in the snowboarding world as Jake Burton lost his battle with cancer yesterday. Jake was a huge figure in my life growing up and continued to be when I worked at Burton.

This timeline that the Burton team posted is a great read on the history of Jake and his life:

He also did an interview with Guy Raz for the “How I built This podcast that I really enjoyed:

My first Burton snowboard circa1991. #Burton #RideonJake

AJK Buston M5 Speed

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