Patrick Switzer

Nickname/s

Furtrapper

P~Swiss

Favourite Food

Swiss / Italian cheeses, Bacon strips, Truffles,

If you were paid in bacon, how many packs would you require?

One strip per trick

All About Patrick

Nickname/s

Furtrapper

P~Swiss

Favourite Food

Swiss / Italian cheeses, Bacon strips, Truffles,

If you were paid in bacon, how many packs would you require?

One strip per trick

Hometown

Hanover, Ontario, Canada

Local Crew

Escarpment Surfers, BCIT Skate

Living

GloriaRV, the “Slumber Queen” and my backpack

Go To Set-up

Rayne Vandal (long WB front, short back) with Vicous 3D concave, Orangatang inHeat 80a, Vicious Griptape, Ronin 174mm 45/40° plate, Black Ronin bottoms, Marron Venom tops, Hollow Point Bearings.

Race or Freeride, Why?

Race, because refining my skills and problem solving at high speed is a thrill unmatched.

Riding Since

2003

With Rayne Since

2012

Favorite Event

Kozakov World Cup, Czech Republic

If you were a blender, what would you blend?

Maple, peanut butter, banana, vanilla ice cream shakes with a garnish of bacon bits

Most Important Things In Life (Other than skating)

Family, food, smiling, meditation

Shoe Size

12

Spare Time

Do something new, creative and make it an adventure!

Fork or Spoon

Chop Sticks

Advice

“Take pride and enjoy what you do, whatever it is.”
Change your grip-tape often, your helmet once a year and wheels when they speed check you!
Stretch!

Best Results

2011 World Series Champion

2010-2012 Canadian Champion

Sponsors

Rayne Longboards, NOS Energy Drink, Orangatang Wheels, Edge Boardshop, Vicious Griptape, Triple 8, Patagonia

Website/ Blog

Website

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Shout Outs

My family, friends and sponsors for being there to help make dreams happen! Props to all the incredible and unique people I continually have the privilege to meet.

Preferred Board:

2013 Fortune whitebg


 

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