Rider Profile: Iikka Backstrom

Amongst the riders who skipped the pond in search of better hills, Backstrom developed his smooth style on rails in his homeland of Finland before blowing up backcountry jumps world-wide. A jump and jib master with more energy than anyone you've ever meet, Iikka continues to impress through his video parts and countless magazine spreads.

Stance:  Regular

Home Mountain:  Whistler

Board: DC Backstrom

Boot: DC Rogan

Outerwear: DC

Goggle: Electric