Tamus Gannon

Full Name: Tamus Arthur Gannon

Date of Birth: 10-30-73

Hometown: Tahoe City, CA.

Home Mountain: Squaw Valley

Riding Since: 1990

Sponsors: The former clothing co. TWIST, a shop in Concord Ca, D.W.S and I’m curently looking for a new board sponsor.

Board/Stance Preference: 156 Type A the Roan Rogers, regular stance:22″ 18 degrees front 5 degrees duck on back.

If you could ride anywhere in the world, where would you go? Alaska, it’s as simple as that.

Favorite Terrain: All mountain riding. At Squaw there’s a high speed quad to KT22, you can ride all day and not cover all the terrain. Steeps, shoots, cliffs, & jumps.

First Time: In my second year in high school my girlfriend took me up to

Homewood ski hill in Tahoe and taught me. After the first

run I wanted my skis back, I stuck with it and by the end of the day my

skis were in the parking lot dumster.

Is snowboarding ready for the Olympics? Sure, why not. With corporate sponsors these days they need A way to cash in, the Olympics are a perfect outlet to advertise their Name.

If you didn’t snowboard what would you be doing right now? Going to


What do you do when you’re not snowboarding? Hanging out with my

girlfriend Lisa.

Who most influences your style? Myself

Who do you ride with the most? Mostly Uleaf Metzger and Blaise.

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? My journal, camera is important, something to read, Blaise and Uleaf.

My Favorites…

Color: Navy blue

Food: Sushi

Month: March

Number: 98793845790237462

Mountain: Squaw Valley

Time of Day: Morning

Airline: Alaska Air

Car: Chevy S-10 ZR2

Animal: My dog Cheyenne