Nike 6.0 welcomes Peetu Piironen to the team
As the 09/10 season kicks off Nike 6.0 officially announce new team member, Finnish pipe and park destroyer, Peetu Piiroinen.As the current holder of the TTR world title Peetu has been a force to be reckoned with since he first hit the international scene.
Winning the BEO Jnr slopestyle in 2005, the BEO Menʼs slopestyle in 2006 he finally went on to win the Burton Global Open series in 2008.
His rapid rise to glory took him to the top of the TTR podium last year, so who knows what is in store for 2010.
Peetu joined the team at the end of last season but has spent the summer recovering from a late season injury and working on his golf swing.
Famous for his quiet, determined approach to riding, Nike 6.0 caught up with Peetu in Saas Fee to see what he was all about…