What the Pros are Rockin’- Devun Walsh

What the Pros Are Rockin’

Name: Devun Walsh

Age: 27

Height: 5’6″

Weight: 140 pounds

Home: Whistler and North Vancouver, B.C.

Roots: 100 Mile House, B.C.

Sponsors: Forum, Special Blend, Circa, C1 Denim, Iris Snow, Wildcats, The Source Snowboard Shop

Stance: Regular, 21.5 inches wide, set a half-inch back from center, with 29 degrees on the front foot and negative-fifteen on the back.

Board: Forum Devun Walsh 161 for backcountry, and Devun 157.5 for when it’s less deep. Forum Youngblood for street rails, and Forum Devun Walsh 153 for parks.

Boots: Forum Devun Walsh--I like a medium stiff to stiff boot for better control on choppy snow.

Bindings: Forum ATE and Forum ATX.

Worst trend: Being trendy.

Superstitions: I will never change my stance.

Riding style: Somewhere between Jimmy Scott and Bert Lamar.”

Quote: “I ride ’cause it’s cold in Canada and there is nothing else to do here but snowboard.”

What’s in Devun’s photo:

Board: Forum Devun Walsh 159 ($470)

Boots: Forum Devun Walsh ($210)

Bindings: Forum ATX ($270)

Jacket: Special Blend Eiger ($250)

Pants: Special Blend Anton ($180)

Photo: Scott Serfas