New York, New York—Sims Snowboards is ready to give away 10 of our coveted Limited Edition Electroshock snowboards. You must enter the contest to WIN!

Check out the contest on our website www.simsnow.com and click on the little man in corner and you will be asked to fill out the crossword puzzle (it’s the same one that appears on the snowboard). Be creative, have fun and enter as many times as you want — contest closes February 1st, 2006.

Also, the website offers up our 05-06 boards, boots and bindings line-up, news and lots of downloads. Keep checking back to the Sims site for updates on our team!

To find out more about Sims Snowboards go to www.simsnow.com or call 888.360.SIMS.

Sims Snowboards founder Tom Sims, a snowboard world champion, innovator, and spokesperson, has continued to advance snowboarding ever since he made the world’s first snowboard out of wood and aluminum in 1963 for a junior high school wood shop project. (The original board is now in the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum in Vail.) Today, Sims Snowboards manufactures snowboards, boots, outerwear, and bindings for the popular winter sports pastime.

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