Team / Kevin LeFrank
Kevin LeFrank - 20 questions
1- What’s your full name?
2- What are your buddies calling you?
3- Where and when were you born?
London ontario, Canada , late 80's
4- When did you start riding skateboards?
When I was 14 , riding hard and teasing longboarders , SUCKERS
5- When was your first time on a longboard and what setup were you riding?
4 years ago. I was skating a lot of transition at the time and sliding came really easy. I was Dhing on a Gravity hypercarve (a nice piece of plywood) sold on skate trucks. Dont know how I survived. It was pretty gnarly
6- Who were your early downhill influences if any?
Just local friends , and gravity. I was never into the whole media thing for a while as I was always out skating.
7- Best spot you skated?
Hard question, currently a run just south of the border in VT . They have some sexy runs.
8- What is your ideal session like?
Sweat , stoke, and steeze.
Friends, and an intense hill. Hopefully with team quebec, cause we all push each other really hard at progressing.
9- Who’s your favorite rider to watch on video?
both are just nice to watch on a rainy day, for a pre stoke show
10- Do you have a blog or website?, shoot the url:
and of course:
a nice collection of what goes on in the local scene whether we are traveling between countries or just in the local area .
11- What percentage your Facebook friends you have never met?
Id say 10%
however the percentage I actually know ? 50%
12- Favorite meal?
Sushi. Toutes les fois :D
13- Favorite beer?
Montreal has me hooked on red beers
14- What music makes you want to go skate?
Remix, metal, dubstep.
15- Any musical guilty pleasure you are ashamed of?
Top 40 – I like to dance it out when I tuck
16- Can you drop in a vert ramp?
Definitely , I love transition riding
17- What is your favorite setup right now and why?
Nico D pro model – this thing has lock-in better than my snowboard really excited for it.
random cheap bearings
hardware I found
18- What’s that little thing you do to your setups that makes them feel way better?
Adds flex and weight to your board, and makes the speed of your bearings wayyy easier to control .
19- What's the best race you've attended and why?
Black top. So many people, so much free riding, no traffic, no problems.
Great crew running it and its not IGSA so it costs almost nothing
20- Anyone you want to thank?
Your mom , My Family, friends, and facebook.
FFAboarshop.com, Kebbek, Moon Pucks, TeamQuebec.org,
Thanks To the kebbek family, montreal crew, Barrie crew / Escarpment Surfers.
Thanks a lot Kevin and welcome to the Team!!
Top photo: Blair Caldwell
Bottom photo: Scott Harrisson