In 1977, Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton Snowboards in his barn in Vermont, USA. His major achievement, which kind of catalyzed the birth of snowboarding, was the invention of the first snowboard binding. Since then, Burton has fueled the growth of snowboarding worldwide through its groundbreaking product lines and its team of top snowboarders. Beyond that Burton products convince all along the line – whether it's a snowboard jacket, a backpack or a snowboard itself. You can always rely on Burton's quality!