TBA: Meet Mark McMorris

By 12th February 2012 August 27th, 2013 Uncategorized

Burton rider Mark McMorris came third in last year’s Toyota Big Air competition. He shared some thoughts with Powderlife.

Nationality: Canadian

Born: 1993 12.9.

Sponsor: Burton

2012:
1st O’Neill Evolution Davos

2011:
1st Air&Style Innsbruck
3rd Toyota Big Air

Q&A:

Are you nervous before contests?
Yes, I get butterflies, but it’s a good thing.

How do you set up your board?
I ride a 157, 23.5 inches, regular

Favourite trick?
Frontside 3 tweak

Who inspires you as a rider?
Bryan Iguchi, Terje Haakonsen

Favourite place to ride?
Colorado

Best snow in your opinion?
Colorado

Have you been to Niseko?
No

What do you make of the Japanese fans?
The fans here are the best. They know so much about the riders and they’re really interested in what we do.

Plans after the Toyota Big Air?
World Championships in Oslo, more contests and filming

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