Lodge Guest, Emil Kalden Hermann
Where do you currently live and where are you from ?
Tell us a little bit about your past ?
I used to live in Indonesia and I used to play soccer for 4 years.
Why skateboarding ? How did it start for you ?
I didn’t have a lot of friends at the time, so I saw some people i kinda knew started skating, so I gave it a try and just loved it from the very beginning
What size set up, wheels & trucks do you currently ride ?
8.5 Hockey board, 44 Ace trucks, Spitfire 52mm
Do you have any setup rituals, we need to know about ?
I always leave the bottom right bolt out of each of my trucks
What kind of skateboarding do you prefer ?
Street skating, but lately i’ve been in love with skating transition.
Do you have a great skate spot in your home town you can recommend ?
Israels plads, perfect ledges to skate.
Who is your favorite skateboarders, under and over 30 ?
Ville, Hugo, Etienne, Hjalte, Heitor, Alex Olson and Cyrus Bennet
School, work, not working or other occupation ?
I’m in 9th grade now, and i have a job at Stranges skateboardskole
How is a normal day looking for you ?
Wake up, drink some tea, go to school, get off school and go to fælledparken, skate with my homies till its dinnertime, go home, read and sleep
Tell us how a good long great weekend should look for you
Wake up real nice and late, eat some cereal, go to fælledparken, skate with my friends for a few hours, roam the city and skate spots till it gets dark and crash at one of my homies house
How is the summer treating you ?
Super nice, been skating with my friends for the most of the time
Who are you hanging out with at the moment ?
My best friends: Louis, Sander, Hannah and a few otherd
Who and what is your motivation at the moment ?
Ville Wester and the dudes from polar, frog and fucking awesome/hockey
Last country you visited ? and what happened there ?
I went to Sweden with my friends this summer, had a great time, skated Stapels and spots, and went out to eat together
What was the last gnarly thing you witnessed ?
Me dislocating my finger or a kid in the park breaking his wrist
What was the last item you bought ?
Some black polar big boy jeans
Do you have any odd or strange things you do, that you wanna share ?
I love to watch anime and read manga. I also love to learn about science and physics
What do you do besides skateboarding, do you have other hobbies, other interests ?
I like to paint sometimes, and i love to read. But most of the time i just watch skate videos.
What is your to go to restaurant, you wanna share ?
Dido durum house on Nørrebrogade
When you cook food, what do you cook ?
Either noodles or grilled cheese sandwiches
How do you see the future of skateboarding ?
Its dope, lots of cool and unique skaters are around to influence the younger generation
Who do we need to interview on the lodge ?
Alex Olson or Heitor Da Silva
Do you ever think about a future with no skateboarding ?
No, not really
With this interview, do you think we know you now for the better ?
Last words, thank yous, other, did we miss anything ?
Thanks for the interview👊👍