Coincoin

Gerome Mathieu

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

My brother brought me into snowboarding he pushed me and supported me a lot and made me believe in me and i'm grateful.

Who was your local hero?

Hulk. You don t know him, he lives in my place.

Is France the perfect place to grow up as a snowboarder?

In my opinion it's great in the pyrenees because it's not crowded but nowadays it's getting harder with the global warming to find a good place to ride.

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

It was in Snowsurf, i remember the trick  as if it was yesterday, gap to pillow to gap in the forest.

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

It was in the HO5park 's video four years ago, but don't remember the music.

How did you get your first sponsor?

I sent in my video part made by my brother and I.

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

Of course i would ride but without any sponsors i could not ride as much as i would so thanks to my sponsors and you pirates.

What is your favourite moment on the mountain?

Austria, i had lot of fun there.

What is the worst time during the time on the mountain?

When I'm waiting the window in the middle of clouds to drop my kicker.

What is the best thing about being on a mountain?

Simply, to escape.

How important is music for you in a snowboardmovie?

Music's video to me is also important than tricks and it's also the music itself wich bring the good power when your are watching it.

Favourite videopart, ever:

the last part of john jackson

Why?

Because he is really good and has good style and that he managed to do the fourth double cork.

Sledding or lift runs?

Sledding.

Olympics?

Why not, If they will have a slope style.

Any question you would like us to ask Arthur?

Why are you always late? do you have problem with time?


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

Competition: to win
Powder day: pillow for landing
Double down: switch back double cork 1260
Airplanes: not cars
Sled: full power two stroke
Champagne: fancy
French kiss: easy for a french guy like ME
Wet shoes: Nike 6.0 Mavrk Mid 2
David Hasselhof: baywatch
Croissant: hummmmm
3 books:  I m not reading books
3 snowboardMovies: Pirates, Mackdawg, Deeper
3 favorite movies: Hannibal , Scarface, Pulp Fiction
3 tunes: who i m (pacewon and mr green) smeel like teen spirit nirvanna,lemon tree