Tom Tramnitz

Whats your name?
Tom Tramnitz

What do people call you?

Where are you from?
Mayrhofen, Austria

How many years have you been snowboarding?
20 years now

What was your first snowboard experience?
When I was 8 years I rode full speed into a rope fence with my face - cuts everywhere

What´s your home mountain?
Penken, Austria

Seems like you will be in the mountains forever… is this the plan?
Definitly with such a terrain at home

What´s the reason you have continued to keep snowboarding?
I just love it - the passion and to free your mind if you´re strapped in

What is it like being able to snowboard 365 days a year in your home mountain valley?
It´s just awesome, 4 years ago it snowed about one meter on the 1st September so we went up for a sick pow day

Has your snowboarding changed since you first started snowboarding?
Off course, just the fact that you always learn more about it. Seeing things different - like lines, drops, jumps, turns,... and improving the style

What movie or projects can we see you in this fall or season?
Absinthe Films

In what way do you want to give back or express yourself within snowboarding?
Just having fun, be yourself and following the passion

Who are the people in snowboarding right now that keep you motivated on the current state of snowboarding?
All my homies, friends and different crews I´m out there with.
Riders like Torstein, Arthur, Kazu, Wolle, Jeremy,.. way to many to name them all.

Do you have 5 tips for making a day snowboarding better?
Go with your friends - search a spot, ride the park or destroy the slopes and just have fun :)

Whats your favourite video part right now to get you excited to go ride?
I just watched Romain De Marchi´s Vivid Part from 2002 that got me hyped