IDF Board members
The current IDF board members are:
  • NameBilly Meiners
    FunctionBoard member
    BioI've been a downhill racer for 10 years, event organizer for 7 years, and a fun enthusiast for most my life.
  • Carl Sambrano
    NameCarl Sambrano
    FunctionBoard member
    BioIDF Board Member. IDF Continental representative for Asia Pacific. Founder of Luzon Skateboard Racing and the Keeping It High series. Driver of the UNITED stoke and love. Loves the exit speed.
  • Federico Barboni
    NameFederico Barboni
    BioIDF President
    Skateboarder since young, I become a streetluger in 2000 and downhill skateboarder in 2007. Verdicchio Race organizer and rep for downhill skateboarding in the Italian Roller Sport Federation FISR. Love to spread smiles.
  • Magaly McWhinnie
    NameMagaly McWhinnie
    BioDownhill skateboarder, Stoke spreader,Event organizer. Film and Editor. Borned in Peru currently living in Australia. IDF Director. WSF Director. Manager at Basement Skate
  • Mike Girard
    NameMike Girard
    FunctionBoard member
    BioIDF Boardmember. Founder and organizer of the Central Mass Skate Festival in Harvard, MA. Organizer of the Killinton World Cup. Owner of Emgee Events LLC. New England Sales Representative for Loaded Boards, Orangatang Wheels, Pro-Tec, SPY Optic, Jones Snowboards, NOW Bindings and YES. Snowboards.
  • Max Vickers
    NameMax Vickers
    BioIDF Board Member. Skateboard racing for 8+ years. IG: @maxvickers
  • Zak Maytum
    NameZak Maytum
    FunctionBoard member
    BioMr. Aero Helmet, owner of Venom, cowboy boot enthusiast, has no problems with being upside down.
IDF volunteers
The IDF always welcomes volunteers. Current committed volunteers include:
  • NameBerry Plasman
    BioBerry, or Beee as he's known by friends, is a downhill fan from the flattest country in the world. He supports the IDF during races and online, like building/maintaining the (new) IDF website. Next to that he runs, and
  • Colin Beck
    NameColin Beck
    Bio• Former Secretary, International Downhill Federation
    • Founding member of ASRA (Australian Skateboard Racing Association)
    • Skateboarder since 1972
    • Likes visors
  • David Robertson
    NameDavid Robertson
    BioBeen racing, organising events, managing associations and federations, and been working in the industry since 2003. Along with Colin Beck and Haggy Strom I was a foundation member of ASRA and spent 7 years as the Vice President before becoming a Director of the IDF. I am one of the chief organisers of the Newtons Nation and Mt Keira World cups along with many smaller grassroots events. I am also the Owner of Basement Skate in Sydney, Australia.
  • Cyrille Harnay
    NameCyrille Harnay
    BioI am Cyrille Harnay aka Komakino. I started Downhill racing in 2004. created the Bordeaux Longskate Club, organized hautacam freerides and Peyragudes Never Dies World Cup. Helped the IGSA as European Director and then created the IDF.
  • Lee Cation
    NameLee Cation
    BioA Downhill Skateboarder and Event Producer from Vancouver Canada, known for founding the Whistler Longboard Festival, The Britannia Classic, Skate Sun Peaks and the IDF.