Matthew Robert Swan

What is your nickname? If you have one?
Swan, Swantonsoup

Where do you primarily ride?
Bear Mtn

What made you start snowboarding?
The girls!!

What’s your favorite board to ride?
This $20 used rental arbor I got at a local church sale.

Favorite riding story if you have one?
I hit threes trees once jumping off a rock, hit the first two before I hit the ground.

Why do you love to snowboard?
The freedom

When you aren’t snowboarding what are you most likely finding yourself getting into?
Cooking, Chilling on my couch watching TV with my cat.

What is your favorite area on the mountain? Jumps, rails, natural terrain?
The synchronized skiing area.

Where do you see yourself in five years snowboarding wise?  Traveling to another country?
I see myself continually progressing i’m doing things now that I never thought I would do when I was younger.

Do you have a pre-boarding ritual or something you need to have on you at all times on the mountain?
A good stretch and some chocolate milk.