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Shred the gnar: meaning and origin of the saying

What does shred the gnar mean? You won't spend much time on the slopes without hearing the quintessential slang phrase: shred the gnar, meaning to ride with exceptional speed, ability, or enthusiasm, especially in difficult terrain and conditions. The term has become common in a variety of sports, including skating, surfing, snowboarding, and skiing. Regardless of the discipline, [...]

By | 2017-11-03T20:31:13+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Culture, Saying|2 Comments