Snowboard jackets are a lot looser than ski jackets and tend to be longer in length. The extra length helps keep you warmer when you are sitting in the snow strapping your board on. As both are designed for winter sports, there is no reason why you couldn't wear a ski jacket snowboarding and visa versa.
Subsequently, one may also ask, what do I need to wear for snowboarding?
We highly recommend that you stay away from wearing cotton clothing (jeans, sweatshirts, sweatpants, etc.) next to your skin, because it will absorb sweat and snow and make you cold. For that same reason, wool or acrylic socks are better than cotton athletic socks. Wear one, thin pair.
Which is easier to learn skiing or snowboarding?
Skiing Vs. Snowboarding for Beginners. “Skiing is easier to learn but harder to master - whereas snowboarding is harder to learn but easier to master.” This is a common claim you will hear in the world of snowsports and while different people can take to different sports, it's generally true.
What it is snowboarding?
Snowboarding is a winter sport that involves descending a slope that is covered with snow while standing on a board attached to a rider's feet, using a special boot set onto a mounted binding. The development of snowboarding was inspired by skateboarding, sledding, surfing and skiing.