Lodge Guest, Emil Hagstrøm (formerly Hvilsom)
Name: Emil Hagstrøm (formerly Hvilsom)
Current: Job / school: Geotechnical engineer at Geo
Where are you from? Rødovre/Copenhagen, Denmark
Where do you currently live? Brønshøj/Copenhagen, Denmark
Family status: Married with a two and half year old son (Oskar)
Sponsors: Street Machine, Adidas
Years of skateboarding: 17 years
Board size: 8,375
Wheel size: 51mm
Trucks: Indy 149
I change set up every: 4-5 times a year
Please state your type of terrain on your board in %
Street: 10 %
(Skatepark) Flow Street: 88 %
Miniramp: 2 %
Your daily DAY by the hours, (or tell us about your longest day the last weeks)
07.00 Wake up
08.00 Eating breakfast and delivering my son to daycare
17.00 Play with my son
18.00 Prepare dinner, eat
19.00 Trying to get my son to sleep
20.00 Trying to get my son to sleep
21.00 Hang with my wife or skate
22.00 Hang with my wife or skate
How are you doing at the moment? All good! Getting fatter by the minute.
How is your body at the moment, (injuries, knees, and so so ) ? The body’s fine – a bit weaker than it used to be, but otherwise fine.
Please comment on Skateboarding in the
80s Not much knowledge of this period.
90s Got my first board in 99 and the roof literally blew off Multihallen in December 1999 just after I ‘discovered’ it.
2000 The birth and rise of TBC.
2010+ Instagram and YouTube
When I chill, I chill with, my family and friends
I’m have been on a mission lately in (with) I haven’t really been on any missions lately.
Dream session is, Any place with the TBC gang and friends
Lately I have been working on, Kickflip – I have been working on that for the past 16 years with almost no progress!!!
When I was little I would like to, Probably be a pro skater
When im home I like to, Chill with my wife and play with our son
I normally call my homies for, Skate, help at fixing things at home (Larsen, thanks!), beers, ect.
Your homies are, TBC (Larsen, Hjalte, Mads, Jones, 90’eren, Frey, Truckeren), Laurent and the VoresKBH-gang, Mongo Crew, and buddies from the university and school.
I enjoy going to, The movies and warmer places in the winter
Favorite drink is, Kronenbourg Blanc!
Favorite food is, Depends on what I got the day before, but almost always burgers
Favorite drug, Sleep
Favorite music, Changes all the time,
Favorite film, “Old boy” (the original), “I saw the Devil” and other weird Korean movies have made a big impression on me
Favorite skateboarders, The old childhood heroes were Stefan Janoski, Gershon Mosley, Marc Johnson, Brian Anderson, and Cario Foster.
Favorite skate film, Can’t mention just one: TWS “The Reason”, “Modus Operandi” and “Sight Unseen”, Codered #2 and #4.
Favorite skatepark, Multihallen
Favorite spot, Jarmers
When I cook, I cook, anything
To go to resturant is, Durum Bar
To go to trick is, BS tail always has been
To go to trick when you are farked is, BS tail
To go to trick when you are winning is, BS tail
TOP 3 Cities, Copenhagen, Barcelona, Abu Dhabi
When I travel, I always bring, My camera
Best travel advice I can give is, Bring your skateboard
Best travel memory you want to share? Don’t know about the best one – there have been so many. But Japaneren going down a big slide on his board in Budapest is definitely memorable – crazy shit.
When I do not skateboard I, Hang out with my wife and son
My fitness program is, I should definitely get one
When I get old I want to, Still be able to skate
I would like to see more of, Friends and skateboarding
That one time where I was in jail because of, I went there on a field trip when I was in second grade or something like that. But not really my style.
I should do more of, Skateboarding
My future looks like, Working less and less
I dream of, starting up a engineering consulting agency
The book I currently read is, “ABC” and “Onkel Karfunkel” (Halfdan Rasmussen)
The best travel I have been on, The first trip to Barcelona with TBC and friends in 2006
On Netflix I watch, Always documentaries and right now Blacklist
If I could change the world I would, where to start..?
Everybody should own a, Skateboard
The hobby I have, no one knows about is, Photographing weird patterns
I will never get rid of, My wife and skateboarding
I would love to be in a movie with, Leonardo DiCaprio
I currently follow (social media, instagram twitter, Facebook)
Life advise so far ?
Stay healthy, do what you want,
Thanks to the lodge for providing an excellent news feed!
VORES KBHm film by Emil