For snowboarders, X Games is the biggest event besides the Winter Olympics. In 2017, Sven Thorgren won the gold medal in Men's Snowboard Slopestyle at X Games Norway. I had the opportunity to interview Sven Thorgren about his career and the importance of individual sponsorship in snowboarding.
Roope Tonteri is the first snowboarder ever to defend Big Air World title. How did he do this? I had the chance to interview Roope Tonteri, and I asked him about his successful career and to learn his experiences and opinions about the importance of individual sponsorship in snowboarding.