Moss Snowstick & Snowboard Founder Shinzo Tanuma Interview
Everything you know and love about snowboarding began with a surfer.

Shinzo Tanuma, created the first snowboard in Japan in 1971. He dreamed of one day surfing on snow and today, he continues to innovate with new snowboard shapes and styles.

Learn more about the history of MOSS Snowstick at

Interview by SNOWboarding +
Pioneer Moss Japan

Moss Snowstick North America

Moss Snowstick Europe

Moss Snowstick South Pacific


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