Frederik Kalbermatten has been snowboarding for a long time and it’s always interesting when riders’ like him give us insight about their lives and their opinions on industry standards and comps. Snowboard Magazine does exactly that in their recent article, Against the Grain: Four Fierce Individuals. It’s a good read for anyone interested in snowboarding and what some of today’s top riders have to say. Fredi K and each of the other riders interviewed are truly fierce individuals.
“…when I think of my long-term contribution to the culture, I want it to be one of having meaningful connection with people along the way. It’s not just about the success I’ve had or the money I’ve made, I have good friends in this industry and I’ve been a good friend.”