Golden, BC

How did you get into Snowboarding?

I Grew up in a small mtn town called New Denver in the heart of BC! Skiing or boarding the mtns was as natural as walking in my family!

What is your favorite shred spot?

Golden, BC! Thomson Pass, Valdez, AK!

Backcountry, Park, or Street?

Backcountry Freeride

If you could have dinner with 3 people, dead or alive, who would they be and why?

My Family (wife and two boys)! Craig Kelly- had a beer and chat with him in Golden one week before he passed! Solid guy! Travis Rice. One of the few rippers I haven't met.

What are your goals for this season?

Go back to tailgate Alaska. And compete in the flow freeride world championships again. Try and do better than my 2nd place finish. Ride and film a lot of powder shots!

Who is your favorite pro athlete and why?

All of my friends in the industry that come ride with me in Golden! John Jackson, Tanner Hall, Bjorn Lienes, Benji Ritchie, Eric Jackson, Jake Blauvelt.

What are 3 things you like to do outside of Snowboarding?

Mtn biking, Surfing, and Snowmobiling.

Who are the top 3 bands/artists you're into right now?

Eminem, Hill Top Hoods, and Tupac.

What sets you apart?

Riding the big mountain terrain of golden for the last 15 years has given me a solid riding base!

What advice would you give kids that want to make in your sport?

Just ride as much as you can have a good attitude and it will happen!

Other sponsors / supporters?

Trapper Snowboards, Celtek, Yeti Outdoor Research, Knight Rider Racks, Frosty Headwear, Strikt Outerwear, Higher Ground Mtn Sports