Category: Real Talk Interviews

Real Talk: Nadja Purtschert

We caught up with Swiss powerhouse Nadja Purtschert to discuss combining professional riding and primary school teaching, online marriage proposals and much more.

Real Talk: Ethan Morgan

We chat to one of Europe’s finest exports to talk: the national team, FIS and Olympics, losing sponsors and Ethan’s upcoming solo video project.

Real Talk: Jamie Anderson

We spoke to the most rewarded rider in the history of snowboarding to talk about hugging trees, if winning is boring, women’s progression, shooting naked for ESPN and much more.

Real Talk: Ayumu Hirano

We chat to one of the youngest and most exciting riders in the sport to date, Ayumu Hirano. Find out more about his secrets on going so big, his coach and mentor Kazu, skating vert and what else makes him tick.

Real Talk: Brage Richenberg

We caught up with Brage Richenberg to talk; Shred Bots, winning the 2014 Burton European Open with no sponsors, the level of Norwegian riders and much more.

Real Talk: Steve Bailey

We caught up with UK’s snowboarding royalty Steve Bailey, to discuss the beginnings of Rossenadale dryslope, spinning 9’s on dendex, that avalanche and its aftermath, The Brits and much more.

Real Talk: Markku Koski

We caught up with legendary, Finnish powerhouse, Markku Koski, to chat about the changes he has seen in the sport, why Finnish riders find it hard to get deals, future plans and much more.

Real Talk: Sage Kotsenburg

We caught up with Sage Kotsenburg at the Air and Style to talk chilling with David Letterman, having 500 boxes of cereal with your face on the box delivered to your house, asking Obama to open up street spots and much more.

Real Talk: Emil Ulsletten

Fresh from his Beijing Air and Style win and already off to the next contest, we found a slot in Emil’s gruelling schedule to nail down this Real talk Interview. Here we discuss the Air and Style victory, if triples are fun to do, the level of Norwegian snowboarding, hectic competition circuits and plenty more.

Real Talk: Halldór Helgason Interview

In his first interview since Nike pulled out of Snowboarding, Halldór talks exclusively to Pyramid Mag and doesn’t hold back. In this explosive interview, Halldór talks on Nike’s exit, that Instagram post, national teams with team uniforms, foam pits, a legion of fans, his own brands and much much more.