Bio

It’s no secret that some of the best skiers today are coming from the other side of the pond. Europe is producing some of the most talented skiers in the game. If you don’t know who Elvis Eidsvold Harsheim is – get to know this Norwegian quick!

Harsheim spent last winter getting his feet wet with the big dogs on the Dew Tour and standing on multiple European podiums. He started off the ‘10-’11 season by taking third place in the Glacier 3000 Invitational in Switzerland.

When not skiing, Elvis hangs out with his friends a lot, skates and jumps on the tramp.

He started skiing with his dad as soon as he could walk, started snowboarding then switched to twin-tips in 2004. And the rest is history.

His favorite part about all of this?

“The fact that I enjoy doing it every day,” says Elvis. “There is always new stuff to learn and I’m just hanging out with your friends, traveling and enjoying life.”

Look for Elvis at all three Dew Tour stops and European X Games. And watch for his segment, dropping in the next Chaoz Productions movie.

Q & A

  1. What is your idea of happiness?

    Doing good in a contest. That makes me really happy!

  2. Where would you most like to live?

    A place were I can go surfing, skiing, skateboarding, mountain biking, moto and play soccer all at once! Where that is, I don’t know.

  3. What do you most value in your friends?

    They take care of me. And all the good moments we experience together!

  4. What is your biggest weakness?

    Hmm, I love to sleep. So getting up really early in the morning can be difficult sometimes.

  5. What do you enjoy doing most?

    Travelling with my friends. Skiing and having a great time together!

  6. What is your most marked characteristic?

    Always happy.

  7. What is your idea of misery?

    Homeless people.

  8. Who are your favorite musicians?

    Kanye West, Jay-Z, Justin Bieber and Lil Wayne.

  9. What is your favorite food and drink?

    Favorite food would be a good steak. Drink? Maybe ice-tea.

  10. What do you most dislike?

    Rain, wind, delayed planes and babies that cry on long flights! And a lot more.

  11. What natural gift would you most like to possess?

    My awesome gaming skills.

  12. What is your present state of mind?

    Really good. Right now I’m in Breckenridge skiing and enjoying life.

  13. What is your biggest pet peeve?

    Ignorance. I hate ignorant statements and ignorant people.

  14. Which fault in others do you most easily tolerate?

    Small mistakes.

  15. Which fault in yourself do you most easily tolerate?

    Being a bit late for an appointment.

  16. What is your motto?

    Reputation is the father of all learning!

Elvis Eidsvold Harsheim

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Date of Birth:
July 1, 1991
Hometown:
Lillehammer, Norway
Sponsors:
Armada Skis, Sweet Protection, Oakley, Skullcandy, Aloha Hemp/Mokaii, Goon Clothing, Surefoot and Dakine

Career Highlights

    • 2009 10th European Open
    • 2009 1st Glacier 3000 Invitational

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