Six Of The Best... With Kalle Ohlson

Photo: Peter Lundström Kalle’s a 19-year-old Swedish shred who’s primed to blow up on the world of snowboarding. Check out his full interview in this month’s Onboard magazine, but for now enjoy as we draw back our arm and hit him with Six of the Best.

Six of the best…

…Spots to shred
- Kläppen
- Japan
- Tandådalen
- Kungsberget
- Outside the ice rink in Malung
- Iceland

…Riders of all time
- Andreas Wiig
- Eero Ettala
- Chad Otterstrom
- Travis Rice
- Hampus Mosesson
- Jussi Oksanen

…Experiences on your snowboard
- First powder turn
- Iceland trip
- Scandinavian tour
- Starting the snowboard school in Malung
- Going to Japan
- Every sunny day in Kläppen with friends

…Chat up lines
- I seem to have lost my number, any chance I could have yours?
- Are you a parking ticket? Because you have ‘fine’ written all over you!
- I may not be Fred Flintstone but I know I could make your BedRock.
-Are your legs hurting, cause you’ve been running through my mind all night long.
- Do you believe in love at first sight? Or do you think I should walk past again?
-You’ll do!

…Films ever
- Technical Difficulties
- Derelictica
- Forum – That
- Amp
- Circus
- Promo Copy

…Hangover cures
- Sex
- Water
- Food
- Shower
- Brush your teeth
- More sex

…Tricks
- Backside 180
- Frontside boardslide
- Ollie
- Backside 540
- Bonking all kinds of stuff
- Backside 3 like everybody else…

…Tunes on your iPod
- Timbaland – Way I Are
- Frida – I Know There’s Something Going On
- Justin Timberlake – Summer Love
- Ville Valo & Natalia Avelon – Summer Wine
- Aerosmith – I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing
- Blood Hound Gang – I Hope You Die

…Ways to kill time
- Shoot me
- Stab me with a knife in my heart
- Throw me off a building
- Hit me with a car in 200 km/h
- Put poison in my food
- Touch my ribs or collar bone!!

…Video parts
- Andreas Wiig, Derelictica
- Eero Ettala, Follow Me Around
- Gus Engle, Patchwork Patterns
- Ikka Bäckström, Big Blind
- Eero Niemela, Big Blind
- Many more……

…Places for vacation
- A nice summer house somewhere in Sweden
- Pretty much anywhere were you have all your friends gathered
- West coast in Sweden
- Some really beautiful country with white beaches and blue water
- Hollywood would be sick
- Stryn in Norway is cool!

…Ways to get sponsored
- Ride good
- Be nice
- Be smart
- Be funny
- Be cool
- Be social

…Groms to watch out for
- Kevin Bäckström
- Nils Arvidsson
- Anton Bilare
- Johannes Skottheim
- Sebbe Landmark
- Probably a bunch of radical Finnish kids!

Name: Kalle Ohlson
Age: 19
Date of Birth: 1987-12-23
Nationality: Sweden
Hometown: Falun
Sponsors: Bataleon, VANS, Smith, HAZE
Board of Choice: Bataleon Riot 155 park, Evil Twin 151
rails and the Jam 157 powder…
Boots: Vans BFB
Bindings: Bataleon, the Alliance
Outerwear: VANS
Goggles: Smith, Phenom or Fuse model

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