Full Name: Satu Jarvella
Date of Birth: 10/4/77
Hometown: Helsinki, Finland
Riding Since: 1991
Sponsors: Burton, Arnette.
Board/Stance Preference: Burton Custom 152, 20 inches stance, 21 degrees front, 6 degrees back
If you could ride anywhere in the world, where would you go? Guatemala or Mexico.
First Time: 1991 at Himos Mountain. At the beginning of the day it was just slamming and falling around. End of the day I could ride the hill down without falling! It was fun!
Is snowboarding ready for the Olympics? No, too much politics involved.
If you didn’t snowboard what would you be doing right now? Going to school.
What do you do when you’re not snowboarding? Be with my friends, watch movies.
Who most influences your style? I don’t know who influences my style, but Aleksi Vanninen has one of the best styles.
Who do you ride with the most? Depends on who I am traveling with. I like to ride with Nicole Angelrath.
If you were going on a trip and could only take five things with you (other than a change of clothes and your snowboard) what would those things be? Music, friends, books.
Color: Brown, blue
Food: Mexican! Rosa’s (my house maid) food is the best
Number: Assa 4
Time of Day: Night