„I’m always seeking new challenges, trying to do as much crazy stuff as possible and have a problem with not doing anything”. This is how the Olympian, with a stunning 5th place he took in Sochi, describes himself in one sentence while giving the explanation for his great outcome at the world´s most prestigious snowboard competitions at the same time.

Through his performance he did not only manage to be in the spotlight of the international snowboarding scene, but also receiving the confirmation that all those years of hard work eventually paid off. Dave has finally reached the elite and the dream of winning a medal at the next Winter Olympics 2018 in South Korea is within reach.