Hailing from Denmark and residing in British Columbia, Maria Thomsen is one of the finest street riders in the game. Maria has got heaps of style, a deep bag of tricks, and in addition to her success in snowboarding, she is an incredible mother to her young son. Listen up as this Burton team rider talks snowboarding, motherhood, filming, getting stuck in the storm of the century in Newfoundland, the Burton Riders Summit, and more with Grenier and E-Stone on The Bomb Hole.
From The Bomb Hole:
This Burton pro rider is one of the best snowboarder’s in the world and just happens to also be a mom. This week we talk women’s snowboarding, handball, finding snowboarding, getting sponsored, injuries, filming in the streets, being a mother and a pro snowboarder at the same time, bringing her new born on snowboarding film trips, trusting the process, her new movie “Hot Cocoa” and so much more! While most young woman think that having a baby will certainly mean they will no longer have a pro snowboard career, Maria got pregnant and rode as long as she could and then when she had her little boy she would bring him on trips with her and she went on with her career, she even seemed to step up her riding putting out her best video parts. Join us on this episode of the Bomb Hole as we talk to Maria and hear her story first hand, a story that show’s other women you don’t have to chose baby or career as you can do it all!!!