Neko Reimer
  • Date of Birth: Nov 28, 2006
  • Hometown: Rossland, BC
  • Occupation: Snowboarder
  • Sponsors: Burton Snowboards, BeaverWax, RED Mountain Resort
  • Accomplishments: 1st place U13 BC Snowboard Provincial Series Slopestyle, 4th Overall (all ages groups) BC Snowboard Provincial Series Slopestyle, 1st U13 BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Big White Jan 14, 4th Overall (all age groups) BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Big White Jan 14, 1st U13 BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Mt Seymour Feb 17, 1st Overall (all age groups) BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Mt Seymour Feb 17, 1st U13 BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Mt Seymour Feb 18, 4th Overall (all age groups) BC Snowboard Provincial Slopestyle Mt Seymour Feb 18
  • Bio: Born in NZ, raised in Rossland BC, and a RED Mountain local, Neko has been on a snowboard since the moment he could walk. Snowboarding to Neko is all about fun and friends & his love just keeps on growing. Neko has been competing in Slopestyle events in Canada and New Zealand since the age of 6 & this winter, Neko will train and compete in the USA with the New Zealand National Development Slopestyle Team. He is really excited for this new opportunity & the chance to compete amongst the worlds best junior snowboarders.

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How old were you when you started skiing?

One or Two I think

Who are your mentors/influencers?

There are so many people that I look up to. Everyone from Burton Snowboards who have helped me, The WKNDRS crew, Craig and Mark McMorris, my coaches + all my friends who love to shred & my mum and dad have all influenced my snowboarding.

Any nicknames?

Neeks

What’s your favourite thing about RED?

Secret pow stashes

What movie/video gets you most amped for the winter?

Anything from Shredbots or WKNDRS

What’s your favorite run at RED

Sarah’s

Do you listen to music when you shred? (what’s your go-to?)

I don’t listen to music while riding

When not skiing/riding, what else do you like to do?

I like skateboarding, hanging with friends and video games.

Do you have any preseason rituals leading up to the winter?

Get lots of school work done so I have more time to ride in the winter.

If you could be any animal, what would it be?

A bird

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Hopefully snowboarding as much as I can & competing at a professional level.

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