Team Thursday: What’s the Team Up to This Summer

Now that summer is officially upon, we checked in with our team riders to see what their plans are for the season. Find out what the girls had to say, and check out some Instragram shots from their summer adventures!

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Melissa Riitano

  Kicked offed the summer with surfing in Nicaragua. And the rest of the plans for the summer work hard and save money. And just be outside as much as possible. Hopefully get
some snowboarding in too.



Marissa Krawczak

I will be dedicated to my crew, Bridgeport Helitack as a Wildland Firefighter and Helicopter Crewmember. Since I had ACL reconstruction a few months ago, Im focusing on getting strong, working out with my crew, teaching them yoga, mountain biking and going to hot springs. So far I’m radio contact and road crew until I can fly and fight fire in a month or two!




Polina Naumova

I plan roadtripping, spending nights with friends outside, meeting new inspiring people! Riding bmx and skateboard a lot, visiting places like Barcelona or Abkhazia, and working somewhere to be able doing all that stuff!




Randa Shahin

I’ll be snowboarding on Hood. Doing some hiking, stand up paddle boarding, relaxing on the beach, and visiting national parks





Sabrina Gauthier

Work work work. Piling boards at a mill to save up for the winter. Hang out in the mountains, hiking and learning to mountain bike better and exploring as much as possible.




Erika Vikander

I have been taking full advantage of spring and summer in the rockies before heading up to Mt. coach at Windells for a couple sessions.
I’m looking forward to either a South America or Euro trip this fall after getting back on snow, but my main focus is to get my health back to 100% to be ready for the upcoming season.




Britt Horowitz

Spending my summer in the Hamptons on Long Island, NY. Plans? Eat good, ride some boats, make $, learn to surf, instagram a selfie with the Kardashians, and take some long walks on the beach. Might find me up at Mt. Hood for a week or so of summer shred.





Ivika Jurgenson

I’ll be snowboarding at Les Deux Alpes in France this summer. Also, I just took up skating and I’m loving it!






Elin Tortorice

I will be working and snowboarding here on MT Hood ! I will also do any other fun outdoor activities like hike, bike a little, camp, and climbing





Tawnya Godinez

My plans for the summer consist of teaching children how to learn to skateboard. I’ll also be riding Woodward coppers public park for snowboarding and skateboarding. Other then that I’ll be hiking, fishing, biking, bbqing and river tubing as much as possible this summer!





    Claire Hewitt-Demeyer

        I have already been on an adventure roll this summer! I am obsessed with hiking. I have already done a couple backpacking trips in
          Yosemite and in Desolation. Once Lake Tahoe’s water warms up I will be snorkeling most everyday! I hope that everyone has an
          adventurous summer! Here is a link to my new Facebook page, Check it out and keep up with my summer!
          (Follow at: Adventure with Claire)




      Riley Rivera

        This summer I plan on surfing, wake boarding, skating, and just having fun. I’m also going
        hiking in Yosemite with my family. Bring on the outdoor adventure!







          Veroniqi Hanssen

            Snowboarding at the indoor slopes and going to Les Deux Alpes in France for two weeks of glacier riding. Next to that I’m
                  working a lot, I’ve started eating really healthy and going to the gym twice a week! Getting ready for winter.


  Angela Halo Wilson

              I live up at Mt. Hood and I will be enjoying all this rad place has to offer, snowboarding, surfing, dirtbiking, golfing,
                  skateboarding, camping and just enjoying life. Oh yeah, also attending college part-time to attain a degree and
                  become a CT and MRI scan technologist!  Work hard, play even harder!




Posted by Gabby Rainville on 07/03/14

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