Jere Lehto's sporting backround is definitely one thing that is going to seperate him from the other riders. He is still one of the best hurdlers in Finland – in 2016 he placed 4th at the national championships. In 2015 he won the bronze medal at the national indoor 60 meter hurdle competition.
"I am one of the base members of the worlds first ice cross downhill club Liikunnan Riemu. Me and Markus 'kreisimake' Juola are the most active members but we have a lot of young guns heading towards the top. Before they rise to the top me and Juola are going to put on a ahow at this Crashed ice tour!"