In the heart of the Freebord community, a group of extraordinary individuals stands out as not just riders, but as the embodiment of the sport’s essence. The Freebord Europe Pro Team, a collective of riders renowned for their unrivaled skills and steadfast dedication to the Freebord philosophy, has consistently pushed the limits of the sport while living the lifestyle to the fullest.
Pierro Linckenheld: The Lausanner who goes viral!
Hailing from Lausanne, Switzerland, Pierro Linckenheld is a master on the Freebord. He uses his board in his daily life & post all of his runs on instagram & tiktok. He’s a pioneer in term of showing the freebord on the social medias. The dude often hits 1M views so you might have seen him going down some hills of Lausanne! Make sure to follow him on instagram & Tiktok, he is the most followed freeborder with 30k people on each account! During his freebord career, he won the prestigious “Standout of the Year” award in 2013 as well as the title of “Best Submitted Video” in 2014.
Quentin Streum: A Fusion of Passion and Skill
Quentin Streum is a force to be reckoned with. His devotion to Freebording led him to be named “Rider of the Year” in 2017 & since then, his unique approach to the sport showcases a seamless blend of passion and technical prowess. He’s the kind of rider inspired by the streets, he loves to imagine a trick & get creative in the city. His approach is always based on the spot he sees, & how he could ride it with his freebord. He’s passionate about the outdoors & love to make videos of what he sees, so make sure to follow his outdoor adventures on his Youtube channel & instagram.
Jonay Grosso: Defying Limits from the Canary Islands
From the scenic Canary Islands, Jonay Grosso has been captivating audiences since he was named “Rookie of the Year” in 2014. His loose trucks and bold rocker give his riding a distinctive flair, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible on a Freebord. Jonay’s dedication to innovation and progression has left an indelible mark on the community. Every year, Jonay & his friend Moreno welcomes freeborders from all around the world to shred their magnificent island. Make sure to reach him on instagram!
Jordi Puig: Barcelona’s Maestro of Freebording
In the vibrant streets of Barcelona, Spain, Jordi Puig has secured his place in Freebord history. It’s been more than 10 years that he’s pushing the sports & often releasing masterpieces videos. He is actually the most awarded rider ever, he won “Rider of the Year” in 2013, 2015, & 2016. Jordi’s style is a sight to behold. With his trucks set remarkably loose and boasting a big rocker, his riding showcases the soul of Freebording amidst the cityscape. If you want to see Jordi’s work for the Freebord community go through his Youtube channel & Instagram.
Loic Garel: Carving the Future of Freebord
A rising star from Montpellier, France, Loic Garel embodies the next generation of Freebord talent. His ability to adapt his setup, using tight trucks for the skatepark and loosening them for downhill, demonstrates a versatility that matches his enthusiasm. Loic’s fearless spirit & dedication to improvement make him a beacon of inspiration. This year, he had that great opportunity to go to San Francisco & shred the very famous Braille House & represent Freebord. Loic is also doing a great job on socials, go follow him on instagram & TikTok!
Adrien Mainand: Shaping the Landscape of Freebord
Hailing from Valais, Switzerland, Adrien Mainand is a true craftsman of the Freebord. He’s a great teacher & loves to share his freebord experience. His riding style is a testament to his expertise. Adrien’s riding setup for the FB5 and FB5X models showcases his commitment to customization, combining medium tight trucks with finger rocker adjustments. The past 2 years, he launched the Anzere Freebord School, in which he welcomes new riders every weekend to teach them how to freebord. If you want to take a class with him, reach him on instagram.
A Collective Beyond Compare
The Freebord Europe Pro Team is more than just a group of talented individuals. They represent a collective that embodies the spirit of Freebording – pushing the boundaries, mastering skills, and fostering a community that thrives on shared passion. These riders not only inspire through their exceptional riding but also through their dedication to the lifestyle that Freebord represents.
As these riders continue to carve their paths, conquer new challenges, & inspire generations to come, the Freebord Europe Pro Team remains an integral part of the sport’s evolution. They’re not just riders; they’re living symbols of what it means to embrace the Freebord spirit, both on and off the board.