Simon Gschaider

Name: Simon Gschaider   Birthplace: Pernitz / Austria   First Mountain: Unterberg

How are you and how excited about snowboarding this winter?

I am doing great and I can’t wait to turn my Snowboard again after this long summer break. 

What´s your home mountain?

Absolut Park Flachauwinkel.

What´s your favorite place to eat at home?

"Linden Wirt“ a real traditional Austrian Restaurant, I mostly go there with my Grandma cause its her favorite too. 

Favorite Snowboarding Hack (advice) you have?

Just have fun don’t stress about getting better or anything just enjoy the time outside on a mountain with your friends. 

What board do you ride?

Nitro Team 157cm and Fusion 159 cm. 

What bindings do you rock?

Nitro Team binding in M 

What boots do you wear?

Nitro Select 

Can you describe yourself in one sentence

Mostly happy I would say.

Are you on TikTok?

No and I never will 

What´s your favorite trick right now?

I guess a sw bs tail slide on a rail and a fs 360 on a jump 

What is your dream trick to learn?

Sw bs 720 sw melon grab  

Favorite book?

Mhm I really liked the book „The gentle Art of tramping“ by Stephan Graham but I wouldn’t say its my favorite might still be out there. 

Do you have any special tricks or advice for setting up your board?

I guess everybody likes it different but I like a little bit of a longer nose and shorter tail. 

What is your favorite on-hill snack to bring snowboarding?

Sandwiches I made at home before heading to the mountains.

How can people get in contact with you?


Why should people support Nitro or ride Nitro product?

Because its the coolest snowboard brand out there with nice people involved in the company and not owned by any big Group like mostly all the other brands.

What trick should everyone learn right now?

Fs 360 and a back lip 

Any words of advice?

Be true to yourself , be kind to other people , don’t take everything too serious and just have fun while u can.