Scandalnavians are here! The current snowboarding Vikings came together to show us how snowboarding is done up there in Scandinavia. From Stockholm to Oslo and Helsinki to Iceland's Reykjavik, some of the world's best and most iconic riders live. In the film you will see names like: Sven Thorgren, Nils Arvidsson, Johan Nordhag, Ludvig Billtoft, Antti Jussila, Alek Oestreng, Len Roald Jørgensen, Kris Lerånd, Fridtjof "Fridge" Tischendorf and our team riders Halldor Helgason and Eiki Helgason. Each of them will have their own part there and be sure that these riders ride insane stuff!
Here is the Q&A with Halldor Helgason
Let's start with some numbers:
Number of filming months? 3 monthes because of covid.
Number of riders in Scandalnavians? 11 I think.
Numbers of countries you filmed in? 3
Number of beers drinked? Forgotten memories
Number of times you were kicked out of the spot? Dont remember any time actually.
And some quick questions:
Street or backcountry? 50/50
The sickest trick you sended? Your just gonna have to wait and see.
The heaviest slam? Broke my ribs on this ledge in Iceland, the bail is in my videopart.
Favourite spot from filming? Quarter pipe session we had in Iceland.
Funniest thing that happend? Shhhhhiiet my brain is to slow.
The most "Hell yeaah!" moment? Bucky making it to the end of the C-rail.
The most "Damnn!" moment? Seeing Nils Arvidson doing a crazy bonk trick in Japan.
The best meal from Scandinavia? Fish omeletts.
Scandinavian beer love brand? Einstök, its from our hometown in Iceland.
The first thought after you saw the whole movie? I have only seen my part so we are going to have to wait and see.
And here is the Q&A with Eiki Helgason
Let's start with numbers:
Number of filming months? About 4 months.
Number of riders in Scandalnavians? 11
Numbers of countries you filmed in? Only 1... Covid year
Number of beers drinked? 0
Number of times you were kicked out of the spot? Never
And some quick questions too:
Street or backcountry? Street
The sickest trick you sended? Layback to side 5050 one and a half backflip on my back out (On Purpose! Just to be clear haha).
The heaviest slam? Kinda scorpioned down stairs ripped my ab muscle and got a hernia that i needed surgery to fix.
Favourite spot from filming? Firecracker boardslide, been planning to do that for a loooong time and finally made it happen.
Funniest thing that happend? We drove to the next town to dig up a handrail that was completely buried, took us 3 hours then we didnt hit it and it got buried again, haha.
The most "Hell yeaah!" moment? Landed boardslide flip out on a new spot first try!
The most "Damnn!" moment? Antti breaking the rear window in the land cruiser haha.
The best meal from Scandinavia? Getting muffins and icelandic doughnuts handed to us by a woman who lived at the spot we were hitting, it was a long day and we forgot to bring food so it was perfect!
Scandinavian beer love brand? Havent been drinking for a looong time so i dont know! Coca cola haha.
The first thought after you saw the whole movie? I have only seen the teaser so its gonna be interesting to see it once it goes live.