Up and comers: Martin Walchshofer

Here we go with second part of our new format on be-mag.com, the up and coming format. As the next candidate we have singled out Martin Walchshofer.

Up and comers: Martin Walchshofer from Martin “Tschini” Walchshofer on Vimeo.


If you feel that you know someone that should be a part of this project please drop us a line at [email protected]. For now, check out this 90 seconds edit and the short interview with Martin Walchshofer:

1. Full name: Martin Walchshofer
2. Age: 19 years
3. Hometown: Linz
4. Sponsors: Nimh
5. Favourite Trick: Backslide
6. Favorite skate event:  Winterclash
7. Your top three skate-songs: 3 Feet smaller – Strike Back, Die Ärzte – Wie es geht, Atreyu – Falling down
8. Current set-up: Nimh Shamans, Groundcontrol Frames, Vicious Bearings, Undercover wheels
9. Best rolling edit you have seen in 2010 so far: The best video i’ve seen so far is definitive the “Pre BitterCold” edit by Vinny Minton
10. Good advice you’ve been given: To finish my apprenticeship…
11. Bad habit: I’m a bit messy
12. Three characeristic features that describes you the best: ambitious, motivated, shy
13. Place you want to travel to next: Barcelona, hopefully this summer
14. Any contests you placed first:  Not yet, i didn’t compete in a lot of contests yet
15. One Amateur who should be pro: Diego Guilloud


Also make sure to check out this edit that Martin exclusively produced for be-mag!

Martin “Tschini” Walchshofer Spring Edit 2010 from Martin “Tschini” Walchshofer on Vimeo.