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Timmy van Rixtel

Athlete- Urban

Name: Timmy van Rixtel 
Age: 31
Current Location: Helmond, The Netherlands
Skating Since: 1995
Current Skate Setup: Metroblades 3x110mm Hydrogen wheels. 

What are your three proudest moments from 2017?
1: Started working at a sneaker shop, because I didn't have a fulltime job for a long time. 
2: Featured in the Snipes magazine 
3: 80mm Reykjavik video 

Highlights from Team Rollerblade® in 2017:
1: Metroblade 3WD, so much fun to cruise on those
2: I liked the project Danny's Point.
3: 80mm project in Madrid and Reykjavik of course.

Knowing what you know now, what three things you would have done differently in 2017?
1: Work less. I'm missing my time I had for other stuff.
2: Skate more, because I was working a lot.

Best food you had last year: 
1: Shake Shack
2: Passie voor Nasi
3: Bami with Chicken and peanut sauce.

What are you most looking forward in 2018?
1: Doing more projects with Rollerblade®
2: Going on holiday to London with my girlfriend.
3: Seeing all the skaters and friends again at Winterclash Eindhoven.

What are the top three locations you plan to visit in 2018?
1: Seoul cause I think this city is mad hype.
2: NYC. I visited NYC last year. It was so good I want go back and skate those streets.
3: Any other big Asian city, because I love the Asian scene.

Give us three ways you prioritize health and fitness in your life.
1: Be active 
2: Eat more healthy 
3: Go get your blades out

What are you top three personal goals to achieve this year?
1: Visit Seoul
2: Doing a project combining skating and fashion
3: Eat more healthy compared to last year

What is your mantra or key hashtag for 2018?
Move forward!