Christy Prior

Name: Christy Prior   Birthplace: England (grew up in New Zealand)   First Mountain: Mt Hutt

How are you and how excited about snowboarding this winter?


What´s your home mountain?

Cardrona and Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ.

Favorite Snowboarding Hack (advice) you have?

Look before you leap...

What board do you ride?

Currently, Mercy for park and Drop for free riding.

What bindings do you rock?

Nitro Posion

What boots do you wear?

Nitro Faint TLS boots

Are you on TikTok?


What´s your favorite trick right now?

Back 180

What is your dream trick to learn?

More MFM butters

Favorite book?

Anatomy of the Spirit

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

I measure my stance distance by using my forearm + 3 fingers width for park and + 2 fingers width for freeriding..

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

Bumper bar

How can people get in contact with you?

Insta @christyprior

Why should people support Nitro or ride Nitro product?

A solid brand that you can trust.

What trick should everyone learn right now?

Methods, hand drags, hand plants and back 180s.

Any words of advice?

Do what you love and do a lot of it!