Anna Hagspiel Sandskiing Part 3

Day one in the base camp, we did a long, long walk in the altitude up to ca. 5400 m. The dust killed Stephans lung and the altitude Verenas head, so the both had to leave our base camp. From this moment, the photographer’s job had to be done by Brigitte, Peter Schmid and me…… Read more »

The brothers Crist

Zach and Reggie Crist will be driving the Fisrt Ascent airstream all over the place this winter and you can read and watch videos about thier adventures on the First Ascent blog http://blog.firstascent.com/

Warren Miller Ski Drive

K2 Skis and Warren Miller are proud to be organizing a youth holiday ski drive for the kids of Manali, India located in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains.  The goal is to receive as much ski equipment as possible, that can then be delivered to them.  If you have some ski equipment that your… Read more »

K2 Charlie visited "Pray 4 Snow"

From the 19th – 21st November 2009 Thun / Switzerland city at the Lake Thun, and Gate to the Berner Oberland with the famous mountains Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau has been the place to be for the Swiss Freestyle Community For three days, Freeskier’s and Snowboarder’s met to battle out the best at the City Rail… Read more »

Cat Skiing Anyone? Win a trip at the Pink Chase!

Last week for the ladies to sign up for the Pink Chase Fundraiser. Keystone Resort, CO Saturday, December 12, 2009 Sign up today!! Fund-raise for the BCRF,  Ski Hard, and Win prizes (K2 skis, cat skiing, spa packages, Orage outfits, Smith goggles, and sunglasses) Enjoy free apps and beer at apres, and special guest, DJ… Read more »

Anna Hagspiel Sandskiing Part 2

After the first part of acclimatisation and sand-skiing around San Pedro de Atacama, two nice girls from Peter´s group joined our team: Verena Lammel and Brigitte Münch. They were that impressed of our idea that they decided to come with us. So we all together took the road south through Antofagasta at the Pacific coast… Read more »

K2 Backside Launch a Success!

We had a great turn out last night for the K2 Backside series launch at Sangre de Cristo Mountain Works (SDCMW) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. It snowed all day making this an extra exciting time! Beer, wine & pizza helped fuel the frenzy as shoppers won fabulous raffle prizes and took home new skis,… Read more »

ARt on Snow Ausstellung / Kleinwalsertal

AM 12. Dezember 2009 wird in den Locations Casino Kleinwalsertal und dem Walserhaus mit der ARt on Snow der Saisonstart zelebriert. Auf 2.500 m² stellen insgesamt 17 Künstler und Fotografen erstmals eine Gallerie aus. Weiters finden Workshops, Filmvorführungen und natürlich die ARt On Party zum Winteropening im Casino Kleinwalsertal statt. Diese findet am 12. Dezember in der Tanzbar/Casino… Read more »

Burnin' Snow at Boreal – Tahoe

It’s still early season in NORCAL with only a handful of resorts partially open mostly on manmade snow.  But sunshine and corduroy make for a great ski day no matter when or where.  So we headed over to Boreal to check out the top-to-bottom manmade groomers.  With Burnin’ Luvs in tow, a fun day was… Read more »

Anna Hagspiel Sandskiing in the Atacama-desert

Team Rider Anna Hagspiel is riding some huge dunes in Chile right now, so have a look what she has to say, and be sure to check the awesome pictures (all by Stefan Neuhauser, www.StefanNeuhauser.com, thanks for that!) We are a team of mountainguide Peter Schmid www.alpinschule-allgaeu.de, photoprapher Stefan Neuhauser www.StefanNeuhauser.com, Anna Hagspiel K2-Teamrider and… Read more »

K2 Backside Launch Event in Santa Fe, NM.

Hosted by K2 Women’s Alliance Member Amy Bauer and Sangre de Cristo Mountain Works of Santa Fe, New Mexico, the K2 Backside Launch is an event to stimulate excitement for and knowledge of K2’s new Backside Adventure line of men’s and women’s skis. This event will take place at Sangre de Cristo Mountain Works Thursday… Read more »

New K2-branded car

Check out the brand new car of “Alpin und Fashion” at Burgstall / Germany! we wish the whole crew a great winter season and safe travel with K2!