Name: Ricky Gatterdam
Years riding: 32 years riding
Home Mountain: Squaw Valley
Sponsors: SIMS, Flux Bindings, Oakley snowboarding
Board of Choice and why: Blade 1590X - this board is stiff and wide for landing big jumps and staying on top of the powder.
Stance and angles: Regular: 15 front -9 back
Why do you snowboard? Snowboarding to me is a passion where I feel free and forget about everything else. Being in the mountains is home to me.
Thanks: Shout out to all my sponsors for the support, to my family as they have always been there for me and to all the people out there who are enjoying this amazing life!