Remy Cadier is one of our favorite Dutchies, and today is his fortieth birthday. So, we decided to feature a little birthday special for one of our favorite contributors, a little Top 5 with some of his favorite pics from the past and a video on our Facebook page.
Happy Birthday, Remy! Words: Josip Jagić
Photos: Maarten de Ru, Donny Straube, Jess Dyrenforth, Randy Abels Top 5 things about being a 40 year old blader?
Still blading while most people my age are complacent couchpotatoes.
Having had 23+ years to hone my soulgrinds
Having enough money to buy any skate and travel wherever
Having a few buddies that still skate after all hese years
Knowing everyone in rollerblading Top 5 worst things about being a 40 year old blader?
Wanting to stay inside and not go blade because you’re tired
Having lost more tricks than you can remember over the years
Not having time to go and skate
Having 80% of your skatingbuddies never skate anymore
Hurting myself, and taking forever to recover Top 5 favorite setups of all time?
Non UFS MJ12’s Rollerblade Dirks
Salomon ST90 II with Symetrics plate
RB Treseders Valo JJ Light Top 5 top blade sections ever? Jon Elliott – Brain Fear Gone Jon Julio – VG4 Carlos Pianowski – Quattro
Any Chris Haffey / AJ production Chris Farmer Top 5 sections of this year? Guillaume Le Gentil VOD Soichiro Kanashima VOD Eugen Enin VOD Joe Atkinson Sydney VOD The whole Delfon Dio Top five bladers of all time? CE Arlo Broskow
Farmer Eito Top five bladers of the past 5 years?
Guillaume Le Gentil Sam Crofts Pascal Tan Yuto Goto Top 5 things you miss about being 20 years younger?
Being sponsored by the top blading companies at the time
Not being able to buy a Daily Bread at my local magazine shop
Doing loads of demo’s and not ever having to work
Always having plenty of dope bladers to skate with Top 5 things you look forward to in blading this year?
Urban Sports Week in Amsterdam
Real street comps?
Sessions with the lads and beers after Top 5 dbmag.nl photos of yourself?
Rocket on the Dam (b/w)
That grab in Zandvoort
360 Safety Marnix Gap (sequence)
Not Dbmag.nl but in Daily Bread 13 the Alleyoop Mute (second generation skater)