X1 Live Tour, Poiana Brasov, Romania

Tom Leitner, Felix Wiemers and myself flew to Bucharest, Romania, last Thursday, in order to go to Poiana Brasov, where another BMW X1 Tour Stop took place. Felix and Tom where showing the tour guests some action on the kicker, that was a little bit different to what they are used to. When we arrived,… Read more »

Japan – confirming the myth

Just came home from a great couple of weeks in Japan. Having never been to this place much written about and pictured in the ski media in the later years I wanted to go over there myself to experience it and see if the snow was as deep as I’d been told. That did not… Read more »

Gipfeltour Hochpustertal

Wer kennt das nicht. Man träumt und fährt um diese Jahreszeit von 50 cm Powder mit witzigen tree-runs im dichten Schneefall, um manchmal noch den ersten blue bird Tag mitzunehmen, von dem man noch mehrere Tage zehrt. Die Realität sieht momentan anders aus was den Schnee betrifft und ich ertappe mich faul zu werden. Also… Read more »

BMW X1 Live in Slovakia

Jasna in Slovakia was the next stop for the BMW X1 Live tour. The weather was perfect but really cold, it didn´t get warmer than -18° celcius. However a lot of people came by and tested both the new BMW X1 as well as the K2 skis and snowboards. Below are some impressions, next stops are… Read more »

Snow Safety Added to K2 Wm's Weekend-Taos

At Taos, we are just 1 month out from our K2 Women’s Weekend and just the mention of all those lovely ladies hitting the slopes brought us huge amounts of snow! Close to 30 inches last week and it looks like more is coming this week. Woo-hoo! What with all the snow, I thought we… Read more »

K2 & CMG Women`s Backcountry Breakthrough Week / Chamonix

The Women’s K2 Backcountry Breakthrough is a ski mountaineering and alpine awareness week from the 6th until the 13th March 2010 designed to unite like-minded women. If you are keen to develop skills related to big-mountain skiing, clock up plenty of turns and have fun in the process this programme may well be suited to… Read more »

Boí Taüll Resort celebra el primer FREERIDE con marca propia

El pasado fin de semana se celebró en la estación Leridana la primiera edición del freeridexperience, competición de freeride que viene apadrinada por El Dorado freeride que ya tuvo presencia en la estación la pasada temporada 2009. Freeridexperience ha pasado con buena nota las expectativas marcadas por la organización así como por la misma estación, y… Read more »

CMH contest winners announced!!!!

Richard Draves of Seattle, Washington was the lucky winner of the CMH Heli-ski touring trip for 2. Ski touring allows us to experience the mountains in a way that is very different from heli-skiing. The quiet is deafening. There’s plenty of time to fully absorb the magic of the setting. Your body gets into an… Read more »

K2 Signs Big Mountain Skier J.T. Holmes

Contact: Erin Forest, erin_forest@k2sports.com, (800) 426-1617, ext.1823 Ryan Hayter, ryan@hayterpr.com, (206) 633-7990 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 18, 2010 K2 Skis Signs Big Mountain Skier J.T. Holmes SEATTLE, Wash. – January 11, 2010 K2 skis has added industry icon JT Holmes to its stable of athletes and will join legendary skiers Mike Hattrup, Reggie and Zach… Read more »

Traveling Skis: February Schedule

The traveling skis (a snazzy customized pair of Lotta Luvs!)  have been gallivanting around Europe since October 2009, and it continues the worldly tour around North America till April 2010.  Women from around the world have been testing the pair of  skis; charging, bumping, jumping, and providing K2 their testing feedback. Now we are looking… Read more »

The Dew Tour 'Wendy's Invitational' at Snowbasin

Watch this weekend as 2009 Dew Tour Champion PK Hunder looks to defend his title, Matt Margetts looks for the podium in pipe and K2 newcomer Sean Jordan shows everyone why he is known as ‘The Pride of PA.’  See the full event schedule at www.allisports.com/event-info-snowbasin-2010

NostalSki

Ähmm. What? And why are there old-school road bikes parked in the snow? Because it was NostalSki time in Krün. A ski race like back in the days. Only wood skis were allowed, with the classic strap bindings, leather boots, bamboo poles and typical woolen clothing. And since the event is so close to Garmisch our… Read more »

3rd Annual K2 Women's Weekend at Taos

Hello ladies! It that time again!  It is snowing at  TSV and we are getting psyched for the K2 Women’s Weekend.  It is relatively the same format as in past years.  We  are going to lodge at the Sierra del Sol Condos.  We have condos that fit  2, 4 and 5 people.  The itinerary is listed below… Read more »