What The Pros Are Rockin’

Markku Olavi Koski

Age: 23

Sponsors: Quiksilver, Lib Tech, ThirtyTwo, etnies, Samsung, DaKine

Years snowboarding: Thirteen

Home: Sievi, Finland

Height: 5’11”

Weight: 165 pounds

Stance: Regular, 23 inches wide, with eighteen degrees on the front foot and negative-nine on the back.

Forward lean: A little.

Board: I ride the Lib Technologies TRS 159 ($479) for everything.

Boots: ThirtyTwo Team Twos, size 9.5 ($249)

Bindings: Bent Metal BMX ($199)

Personal settings: Just center my bindings so that my boots come out equal on both sides.

Tuning techniques: I try to keep my edges as sharp as possible for pipe and as dull as possible for rails.

Riding style: Hazardous