K2 Charlie has entered New York for several stops and the most anticipated one of them all was the annual Love Feast in Elicottville. After few quick stops and some minor repairs we headed out to western New York to investigate this “Love Feast”. Turns out The City Garage, a local shop in Ellicotville, prefers… Read more »
Hey Everybody As you probably know by now, BMW – the well-known German car company and K2 are starting the new season with joined forces. Part of this cooperation is a limited version of the Coomback – the LTD. BMW X1 Edition Ski– there are only 500 of them and the only way to get… Read more »
Check out full interview and Helmet Cam of Chopo Diaz at the FWT in La Para at Macconkey’s Link to video
Join us for the 2nd annual all women’s Pink Chase Fundraiser! Sign up solo or as a team of 3: Fundraise, Compete, Apres, Win Prizes and SAVE the boobs! REGISTER HERE!
Enter the Marmot/REI/Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Family Fun Sweepstakes for your chance to win an amazing prize for 4! Round-trip airfare to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. 4 nights’ lodging at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. 5-day lift passes. Marmot ski jackets, pants, base layers and gloves. K2 skis with bindings and poles, or snowboards. Presented by Marmot,… Read more »
Who invented it? The Swiss. Well maybe not guiding, definitely not skiing (this were the Norweigian´s, probably) but for sure the Ricola drops. Really good when you have a cough, and everyone tries to get the credit (European´s will know what this means). Here´s another Swiss thing you should check out, Egi Feller´s Alpin School in Brig…. Read more »
On the weekend from the 17 until the 18 October 2009 the K2 Women’s Alliance met for their season kick off in Soelden / Austria. The girls from Germany, Austria and Switzerland gathered for a weekend filled with skiing, clinics and party. After skiing on saturday morning with heavy snow falls and storms, the girls spent the afternoon at… Read more »
Fort Collins, Colorado–Diamond Peaks Ski Patrol with Powderwhore Productions will be putting on their annual fundraiser at New Belgium Brewery on November 4, 2009. Powderwhore Productions will premier their newest film, Flakes, and a silent auction will follow in the tasting room. The auction will feature gear and equipment donated by leading outdoor manufacturers and… Read more »
The Austrian mountains got 1 meter of fresh pow last days! just amazing up there, it looks like deep winter! At the right moment the K2 teamriders Roman Rohrmoser and Mike Hauser got their new guns; they already tried them offpiste and in the park at Hintertux – they were super stoked, especially about the… Read more »
Entre el 3 y el 5 de Septiembre del 2009 se realizó la primera fecha del FWT en La Parva, Chile. El lugar del evento correspondía a Macconkey’s , la pista de esquí freeride en el centro de esquí La Parva nombrada en honor a nuestro siempre recordado Shane. Todo estuvo cargado de esta gran… Read more »
Last weekend the 24. edition of the Kaunertal Opening (Austria) took place. As some of you might know, we got some snow, so the weather wasn’t the best, but good enough to have a rail competition! Ruth Hagspiel, young german rider won the girls comp and K2 Snowboarder Julia Baumgartner won the girls Snowboard Comp,… Read more »
After the long drive from Charlie’s near death bed and a few quick stops in Maryland and Delaware, Charlie was off to Pennsylvania for some serious pre-season sales. Buckman’s Ski and Snowboard was the first venue and for their customers, these sales are the equivalent to a pow day for skiers in regions blessed with… Read more »
Der erste Schnee in Sölden ist gefallen. Pünktlich dazu ist auch das K2 Testcenter in Sölden startklar für die neue Saison. Die K2 Skis stehen im Testcenter oben am Gletscher in Sölden parat. Thomas Wilhelm ist der Leiter des K2 Testcenters. Tom, der selbst in Sölden wohnt, ist einer von 2 Europäern, die als internationale Testern für K2… Read more »
I don´t remember when we had snow that early. Well, I actually do. At least seeing some white spots high up in the mountains, or getting snowed in during some fall climbing trips. But when was the last time ski resorts opened mid-October, or one could still go up because the “summer season” is still… Read more »
Mammoth is opening for the season with a FREE lift ticket Friday Oct 16th! http://www.mammothmountain.com GOTTA PLAY!