Alexander Ilyin

Born
27 July 1982
City
Pushkinskie Gory, Pskov Region
Language
Russian
Discipline
SNOWBOARD
Riding
since 2008

Set-Up

  • Board "Ultra Mountain Twin 162" 
  • Bindings "Now Selekt" 
  • Stance: Regular, front 18°, back -6° 

Achievements

  • 1st, Khibinyopencup, 2016
  • 3rd, Rosa Khutor Freeride Contest, 2016 
  • Gained the lead in Ukrainian Freeride Masters, 2013
  • Since 2012, a competitor of the qualifying round in the Freeride World Tour 

Highlights

  • In 2015 ascended the Elbrus top, 5 642 m
  • In 2014 made an ascention on Mont Blanc, 4 810 m

Plans for the season

  • Traditional opening of the season in Siberia
  • To participate in freeride schools in Siberia, Europe
  • To copmete in maximum tournaments
  • Goal: Top 20 best riders of the planet in The Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ)
  • Plan to be located in Krasnaya Polyana 

Sponsors

Gorilla Energy, Gorky Gorod Resort, Jones Snowboards Intrernational Collective, Electric, Bergans.