December at Squaw

Posing for some early season photos…flat light, great snow, and lots of laughs. Thanks for the turns, girls! Photo by Robyn Scarton Photography. Posted by Julie – NorCal Alliance Member

With the BMW X1 in Kaprun, AUT at the Youngblood Camp

One of our inhouse marketing guys got the chance of grabbing the keys of our X1 and went to the Youngblood camp up on Kitzsteinhorn this past weekend. Unfortunately no pics from the mountain as the camera froze, we heard it was 25 degrees (Celcius) below zero.

Get Extreme…Apres Extreme…The end of all K2 trailers

There was no party and Seth and Pep were bummed….That was until K2 Charlie, known for bringing the party, rallied into the gravel lot carrying a rowdy crew of skiers who were ready to get their party on. .. and when I say ‘party on’…. I mean they were ready to Apres Extreme.  This roller… Read more »

BackSide Telemarker Jani Johansén in the Polar Night

This time of the year the sun doesn´t rise at all above the Arctic Circle. So what does K2 BackSide skiers do. They go skiing. Jani Johansén did some trekking in Tamok and Lyngen, North Norway. The sun went below the horizon in the end of November. It returns in mid January. The time between… Read more »

Himalayan Trekking~great dryland training!

Trekking in Nepal I will never forget my First Run Of The Year after my first season of trekking in Nepal.  The year was 1993 and right before ski season, I went trekking in the Langtang region of Nepal.  I had trained HARD for the trek, hiking and mountain biking right up until the minute I… Read more »

Mountaineer Stefan Glowacz takes K2 Skis to Baffin Island

K2 ambassador and climber and mountaineer Stefan Glowacz went to Baffin Island last spring to search for the ultimate granite climb. But climbing was not the main challenge. Going there and returning was the bigger one as their climbing “bastion” was in the middle of nowhere, only accessable with dogsledges or by walking. To take… Read more »

"Traveling Skis" visited Sweden

Straight from Switzerland to Sweden. After some great weeks in Switzerland the K2 Traveling Skis finally made it to Sweden. During the Swedish Demo-Tour, the girls had the chance to test and sign the Traveling Skis.

K2 Demo tour in Sweden

During 3 weeks, K2 was on a demo tour with the new K2 Stuffa around the Swedish mountains. People could test the new K2 stuff. Everybody was really stoked about the new products.

4 Skiers Magazin

The Italian K2-Teamrider Gex Emanuele get the cover of 4 Skiers Magazin in Italy

K2 at the 'Slide & Sound'

K2 took part in the 8th edition of the Slide & Sound in Martigny, Switzerland – a season opening party with lots of riders, films and really cool sound! It was sooo good to be there and to celebrate the upcoming winter …. Zuff

Pink Chase Raises over $30K for Breast Cancer Research!

With over $30,000 fundraised for the breast cancer research, 687,260 vertical feet logged, and an assortment of creative pink costumes, the Pink Chase was a huge success! 19 teams combining a total of 57 women-skiers, snowboarders, tele skiers of varying ages– youthful 23 year olds to bright eyed 56 year olds participated in the Pink… Read more »

The Life of a K2 Intern

K2 intern here, writing my first and sadly last blog all about my time as a K2 ski marketing intern. I remember my first two hours at K2 like I remember the first time I skied Mt Baker, with crystal clarity. Walking into the massive south Seattle warehouse you see not cubicles but entire chambers… Read more »

Finally on the road with our BMW X1…

Last week was the day! After getting some cool sticker job our 2 X1 were ready for pick up. We got invited to Munich into the BMW World for the official hand-over fo the keys and some introduction of the cars. If you still think all one gets is 4 wheels, a steering wheel, gear shift, a… Read more »

K2 @ the BMW Winterfreude in Austria

As you all know K2 teamed up with BMW this season, as part of the cooperation we are getting some new BMW X1 to make sure our teamriders won´t get stuck on their way to the mountains. If you don´t want to get stuck either you should try to get into one of the NEW BMW X1 as well… Read more »

K2 Tourenabende

Auch heuer finden wieder die K2 Tourenabende in Garmisch Partenkirchen statt! Jeden Dienstag und Donnerstag geht es vom Hausbergparkplatz auf die Drehmöser9, wo man sich mit einem Tourengeher Schmaus stärken kann, bevor man sich wieder auf die Abfahrt begibt. Heuer gibt es 2 Routen, am Dienstag geht es vom Hausbergparkplatz über die Tonihütten Piste zr… Read more »

K2 Backside Ski Testcenter in Åre

Check out the new window display of the Åventyrsbutik in Åre. If you want to get on some serious off-piste skis – whether fat freeride or classic randonee skis – try this shop in one of Sweden´s most known ski resorts. Åre AVENTYRSBUTIK ÅREVAGEN 109 SE-830 13  Åre 0046 647 512 20  Even if… Read more »