What the Pros are Rockin’- Travis Parker

What The Pros Are Rockin’

Name: Travis Parker

Age: 26

Height: 5’10”

Weight: 165 pounds

Home: Lake Tahoe, California

Roots: Jonestown, Texas

Sponsors: K2, Bonfire, DC, Smith, Air Blaster, Level, Pro-Tec

Stance: Goofy, 22 inches wide, with fifteen degrees on the front foot, and negative-six on the back, set one inch back from the tip.

Boards: K2 159 Quaw Quaw Wild Style for cliffs, powder, freeriding, and kickers, and the 154 Quaw Quaw Wild Style.

Boots: DC Phantom--stiff enough to not break your ankles, soft enough to not snap your leg.

Bindings: K2 Formula.

Best trend: I’m biased, Air Blaster 100 percent--it’s true, though.

Riding style: Expressive, ever-changing, evolutionary.

Quote: “I snowboard to clear my head, and I also snowboard for a living. It’s a tough balance, but I think I’m figuring it out as I get older. I enjoy snowboarding more every time I get a chance to strap in for myself.”


What’s in Travis’ photo:

Board: K2 Quaw Quaw 154 ($439)

Boots: DC Phantom 3 ($233)

Bindings: K2 Formula ($229)

Jacket: Bonfire Optic T10 Denim ($270)

Pant: Bonfire Optic T10 ($190)

Goggle: Smith Fuse Regulator ($65)

Gloves: Level Sixties Travis Parker ($95)

Accessories: Airblaster Pterryclava ($20), Airblaster Leash ($50)

Photo: Trevor Graves