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Holiday Gift Guide: Jibby Nephew

Does your nephew spend time in the park throwing tricks you can't keep track of (pretzel what?)? Here's what you can get him to keep him safe and stylish. And to up his street cred.


The pint-size version of Line’s Afterbang is constructed like a skateboard, not a ski, so it’s poppy and fun, and it skis switch just as smoothly as…

The pint-size version of Line’s Afterbang is constructed like a skateboard, not a ski, so it’s poppy and fun, and it skis switch just as smoothly as it skis forward.

$355; lineskis.com

He’s going to need something to record footage for his park edit.  The flip is pocket sized, pretty indestructible and shoots in HD. Film, throw in…

He’s going to need something to record footage for his park edit.  The flip is pocket sized, pretty indestructible and shoots in HD. Film, throw in some Cali P, post to Newschoolers, repeat.

$210; http://www.theflip.com

Smith has caught on to the goggles under helmet style and made the Holt Park without ear pads, so he can wear his goggles, beanie, and headphones…

Smith has caught on to the goggles under helmet style and made the Holt Park without ear pads, so he can wear his goggles, beanie, and headphones underneath it.

$60; www.smithoptics.com

A three-piece boot that’ll minimize his shin bang and help him pop on to rails.  Also comes in a big kid model. $270;…

A three-piece boot that’ll minimize his shin bang and help him pop on to rails.  Also comes in a big kid model.

$270; http://fulltiltboots.com/boots/booter

A cotton tall t is totally impractical, but a tall fleece? That actually makes sense. This one from Armada has subtle steeze. $65; armadaskis.com

A cotton tall t is totally impractical, but a tall fleece? That actually makes sense. This one from Armada has subtle steeze.

$65; armadaskis.com

This vest will protect his spine, but it's still flexible enough to make his grab when he boosts out of the pipe.$220; pocsports.com

This vest will protect his spine, but it’s still flexible enough to make his grab when he boosts out of the pipe.

$220; pocsports.com

Every kid coming up should have some respect for their elders. Larger than life big mountain skier Seth Morrison is a good place to start.  Plus, the…

Every kid coming up should have some respect for their elders. Larger than life big mountain skier Seth Morrison is a good place to start.  Plus, the skulls will make him look tough.

$140; oakley.com