Hanna Kołoszyc - Snow/Long/Wakeboarder - Warsaw, POL



 Your Age: 21

Your Location (where do you ride mostly): Alps, Sweden, Poland

Weapon(s) of choice: Snowboard, wakeboard, skateboard, longboard, surfing, slackline, yoga and even skis lately ;)

What is the most difficult part of your activity/sports for a beginner? The easiest? The most difficult is to always remember to try for real! Because when you are all in and trying hard, there is no limit! You can do everything! The easiest: it is really easy to have fun and have a good time with friends as well as meet new people.

What is the best and worst thing about being female in your sport? Females are more likely to think too much!

What gets you pumped up for the day? Music, videos, friends and a good weather condition.

What do you do in your spare time when you’re not riding/shooting/competing? Studying, working, travelling and trying new sports.

What is your biggest goal to accomplish this/next season? To practice every trick again and again to be able to do them anytime, everywhere.

What do you do to prep for a competition? Remind myself that it is really important to always give 100% and then everything will be fine no matter what. Ohh… and of course try to not stress myself too much and have fun!

Where would be your biggest dream place to ride and why? New Zealand – because this is the place when after riding snowboard or skis in the morning I can still go and catch the wave on the surfboard afterwards.

Chile – since I have watched a snowboard movie “Follow me around” from 2006... Where the part with Jeremy Jones “Trapped in Chile” rocks!

I have gotten my biggest dream!

What song(s) do you listen to while riding that puts you in the zone? Totally depends on the mood. (It can differ from gangsta rap to old rock, electro or reggae.)

What turned you on to your sport? Feeling of flying, chill, a huge variety of tricks, different styles as well as a bunch of good people

What’s your favorite board/bike/sled to ride and why? Right now snowboard DC Biddy with an awesome, crazy graphic! Longboards from Loaded, skateboard from Chocolate company!

What’s the trick to riding features and not killing yourself? First warm up, then visualization & a good song in my ears.

How would you describe your riding style? Freestyle.

What would you say is your signature trick? Method on snowboard – is my favorite and the most often performed trick.

Favorite drink of choice to refresh yourself after a long day of riding/shooting? After warm day water, water and water; after cold day a cup of tasty tea!

What do you want to be when you grow up? I don’t want to grow up!

Any of your own web pages or social media buttons you want links to? Check my Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/halinka_ka/

Remember: Just Believe and do what makes you happy!