Swiss freestyle and freeride pro Daniel Rietmann was assigned to the global team of Finnish snowboard brand Icon Snowboarding. Next to other international rippers he’s the first Swiss team rider. The 30 years old Urner, who’s also known as “Gummi”, can now count a very authentic snowboard company to his sponsors.
Based in St. Moritz and Zürich, Rietmann has been part of the Swiss snowboard scene for over 18 years now and achieved some fine contests results, like winning the prestigious contest “Arctic Challenge” in Oslo 2006, the famous photo award and last years Schruns Freeride World Tour in Montafon.
Since 2006 Rietmann had also filmed with Yeahh Movie Productions who follow snowboard pros from all around the world and document it. Check out his part in Yeahh’s new movie Yeahh Love.
Daniel Rietmann in action – photo: Yves Sutter