Name: Matti Räty
Born: September 16th, 1988
Hometown: Kuopio, Finland
Started skiing: When I was 14 or 15 years old.
Greatest career achievement so far: Epic video parts in Nipwitz.
First trick you were really proud of: It might be stupid, but I was really stoked when I landed my first double backflip.
What are you known for: A silky smooth creative style and fancy haircuts.
Your favorite web sites: www.nipwitz.com
Your idols: Tanner hall, Technine snowboarders, Richie Jackson.
Best advice you ever got: Always take three times more speed that you thought of, it makes the shot better.
Favorite music: Dance mixtapes, rock, heavy metal.
Ideal skiing destination: Some suburb with great architecture and tons of snow.
Sweet or sour: Sour all the way and can I have some extra hot sauce with that?
Your biggest treasure: I have the map but I haven`t found it yet.
How much Battery Energy Drink do you consume during a season: So much I would be broke if I had to buy it. Thanks, Battery Energy Drink!
How much do you travel: Enough to be able to pack my bag in 10 minutes.
Your dream travel destination: White sand, blue water, sunshine and palm trees. Yeah I know, it’s lame.
What do you do when you are not skiing: I like to paint, hit the gym, play ball games and do some platform diving.