Name: Leila (Reira) Iwabuchi
Hometown: Ichinoseki, Japan.
Home mountain: Nekoma, Getto (rad powder riding!)
Started riding: At age 4 with my dad.
First competition: Elementary school 1st grade, raced some gates.
Training: I usually work on new jump tricks at Tohoku Quest before taking them to snow.
Favourite Trick: Cab-720 tail grab.
Best places to ride: Tsugaike Kogen (Nagano)
Why I snowboard: Freeriding is fun, and I really like riding park. I guess I just love snowboarding.
When I’m not snowboarding I like to: Make sweets and take walks in nice spots!