There is a monumental difference between being a calculated rider, and a bat shit crazy rider. Whilst you need some elements of an institutionalised inmate to be a decent rider, you can mainly split people into these two groups. Think watching Christian Haller in the pipe versus someone like Coonman, and the difference becomes clearer.
Both have their place in snowboarding, and personally, I prefer the cold calculated precision element of snowboarding; the control of it all. That said, if there waa an opportunity to travel back in time and watch Farmer do the Baker Gap sans shirt, I’d be the first in the DeLorean in full 80’s getup
We’ve mainly split the criteria for entry into the hallowed DGAF halls as riders whose snowboarding is loose as fuck and as entertaining to watch as Robbie Madison headed towards the wave from the Perfect Storm; and those who’s personality occasionally writes cheques the body has to cash, much to the dismay of their liver.
Without further ado, here are some riders that are looser than a paper bag caught in the wind. Scroll on…