2008 1st Nippon Open ; 1st Austrian Open; 2nd overall HalfPipe World Cup
At 19-years old, Kalle has already won the Nippon and Austrian Opens and he is 2nd overall on FIS Halfpipe WC. His program for the coming season is to participate in the most prestigious events on the world like the US & Nippon Open , Dew Tour and the World Cup, while he is invited to the 2009 Winter X-Games .
“I am very excited to be on Dalbello boots“ says Leinonen “I heard about the performance of Krypton but I could not image it is also so comfortable“
Kalle will be riding on the Dalbello Il Moro “T” and will be promoting Dalbello at on-snow venues throughout the coming ski seasons. In addition, he will become actively involved with the Dalbello’s Rider Development Project a brainchild of Pro Rider Glen Plake that brings professional skiers to work together with Dalbello R&D engineers with the sole objective of creating the best performing ski boots in the World .
Il Moro "T" I.D.