|Marital Status: Single||Resides In: Lahti, FIN|
|Participant since: 1996||Age: 26|
|Competitor since: 2009||Height: 5'8"|
|Nickname(s):||Weight: 152 lbs|
A cool and calm halfpipe rider from Finland, 24-year-old Markus has had good contest results, including a 4th at WX 2011 and WXE in 2010 and a solid 11th-place finish at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He already has a competitive run and is working on adding a double Michalchuk.
Shaun White qualifies first in Men's Snowboard SuperPipe Elims at Winter X Tignes 2012 in the French Alps.Story | Mar 14, 2012