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Stina Jakobsson
Stina Jakobsson
Hometown

Stockholm

Home Mountain

Riksgränsen

Age

23

Inspiration

The feeling of happiness

Any skiing heroes

Ingrid Backstrom, she skis like a man.

Any heroes outside skiing

My brother

Website / Blog

www.stinajakobsson.com

Stina Jakobsson
Stina Jakobsson

Interview:

What has been the highlight of your career so far?

I would go for my performance in the Free Radicals movies

What is your favourite park feature?

I don't even remember the last time I was in the park. Maybe big jump?

What is your favourite trick?

360 mutegrab

What are your goals for the 2010-2011 season?

As always, try to develop as a skier and have a lot of fun.

What is your single biggest career goal?

To shoot a great part in an big international ski movie and to win the Freeride World Tour

In your opinion, is it more important to be stylish or progressive?

I think it's possible and important to be a little bit of both.

What athletes do you look up to?

Ingrid Backstrom and Shaun White

Which role models do you admire outside of the world of sports?

My friends

What's the last book you read?

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

If you weren't skiing or riding, what career would you be pursuing?

I would be a doctor

What is the weirdest thing you've seen in skiing/snowboarding?

Twintips on crosscountry skis

What is your favourite ski or snowboard film segment?

Don't know, but I really like the snowboard film Futureproof

What kind of cross training do you do to stay fit in the off-season?

Gym and roadbiking

What other sports do you play?

I just bought myself a surfboard and I will pick up my golfing again as soon as I'm a pensioner

In your opinion, which contest format is better; rider-judged or professionally-judged?

Professionally-judged

Do you have a morning routine or ritual before riding?

Porridge breakfast

What are your top 3 skiing or riding destinations?

Verbier, Squaw Valley and Riksgränsen

What three items can you not live without?

My phone, Swedish milk and hair bands

When is the last time you took a risk?

Yesterday

What is the most important after skiing or snowboarding?

Eating

What vehicle do you drive?

Grandma's bike

Who is in your day-to-day skiing/riding crew?

Jennifer Farde and Wille Lindberg

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