19/06/2007 | by Onboard
The summer is finally hear!
After a weird season it’s time for the Comrades to chill.
Danny Larsen finished off his season with a session at Folgefonna with the Pirates early May. He went strait home to some hectic weeks! Studding for his school exams. Now that this is all finished he is off for a vacation to London with his girlfriend. Then the plan is to hook up with friends for some mellow riding at the summer ski resorts Folgefonna and Stryn. In July he starts filming his intro for his new part in next years movie from Pirates production. The coming season, Danny plans to start earlier, with a trip to New Zealand at the end of the summer
Fredu Sirvio has also wrapt up the season with a final camping session in the bushes of Whistler together with the Step Child crew. He headed back to Finland just over a week a go and has spent his free time fishing with his friend and filmer Ilari in the North of Finland. Fredu is now, back in Helsinki and getting ready for a knee operation after a small injury at Whistler Mountain. Nothing serious, but the summer snow will have to wait to next year.
Martin Sandberg has been on a two-week vacation with friends in the States. The last week was not surprisingly spent in Las Vegas, gambling! As many other snowboarders Sandberg has started a side carrier as a poker player. He is now back home in Sweden, were golf is the main event.
Christian Halland is just back from Switzerland. There he has been filming his intro to the new movie from MMP production.
End May, Christian worked as a stunt double for the leading character “Mikkel” in a Norwegian snowboard fiction called “Switch” He had to stunt back flips over a 27-meter long jump! He also plays himself in the movie’s snowboard competition, which is the high light of the movie. The movie is planed to have premier October this year. These days, his driving to the golf court in a new old-car. After the old one finally brook down. Later this summer the plan is to go to Argentina for some late filming and surfing.
Julian Karlsen left for a vacation with his mates to Spain. Spending most of the time in bars and cruzing the beach. The rest off the summer is dedicated to music festivals starting with the annual Roskilde Festival.