Eiki

Eiki Helgason

Who brought you into snowboarding? Have you given him any thanks for his influence?

It was my older brother Joi that started skateboarding at the same time as me so we started together.

 

Who was your local hero?

There were some good skaters in Akureyri back then that I looked up to.

 

Is Iceland the perfect place to grow up as a skateboarder/snowboarder?

No It’s pretty Bad.

 

Where and when was your first snowboard pic published? What trick was it? did you land it?

I don’t remember?

 

Where was your first video appearence with what music(local snowboardmovie...)?

Movie called Nafnlaust that we made, I had Iron maiden - wickerman

 

How did you get your first sponsor?

I got a little sponsor from an Icelandic store that was called Nanoq, they hooked me up after I won the biggest Icelandic rail jam hehe

 

Would you still ride as much as you can, if no one would support you (no sponsors, no filmers and photographers) ?

Yeabs

 

What is your favourite moment on the mountain / in the city?

Landing the tricks im trying.

 

What is the worst time during the time on the mountain / in the city?

Not landing the Tricks im trying.

 

How important is the time on the mountain / in the city for you?

It’s very important.

 

How important is music for you in a snowboardmovie?

It’s very important.

 

Favourite videopart, ever:

JP Walker – True Life

 

Why?

Because it was Amazingly good when it came out.

 

Olympics?

No, but thanks for asking.

 

Any question you would like us to ask your brother?

Why do you like your favorite color so much?

 

Any question you like us to ask Gulli?

Why do you like your favorite color so much?

 

One word answer game (please just answer with the first word that comes to your mind):

Competition: Boring

Powder day: Fun

Double down: Brekkuskóli

Airplanes: Neckpain

Sled: Snow car

Beer: Dirt Water

Porn: Triple Anal Cream pie

Wet shoes: Bad Smell

Halldor: Drunk

Gulli: Skateboarding

 

 


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