K2 Charlie Hits Mammoth California

Mammoth is most known for its huge jumps and dumps of snow.  Having lived in Mammoth Lakes, Ca for the past 5 seasons it was time to show Charlie around and introduce him to some friends of mine. I’ve never spent a summer in Mammoth but was eager to experience it all in a few… Read more »

New skis hanging out in the office

Well, it’s that great time again – new SKI mag,  new websites, product that makes you just think your gonna die before the snow flies. When my new K2′s arrived this past week, I leaned them against a wall where I work so I could gaze at them hourly. I work at a vacation rental… Read more »

Chamonix Insider… for those who missed out on whatever.

Chamonix Insider…for those who are there but missed out on the sickest party/good weather window/best day ever/massive dump or just for all of us who are not there but wish we were, instead of sitting in the office dreaming about the sickest party/good weather window/best day ever/massive dump. Chamonix Insider is a new blog and information… Read more »

K2 Charlie cloned? Sightings announced in Europe…

  Yes and no. It might just be his twin brother, we are not really sure. There´s definitely some sort of resemblance, if not an unknown relationship with the one on the other side of the pond. Either way the European version is a close clone from the outside, but hell of a pimp from… Read more »

K2 in the Himalaya??

Well the mountian itself is not, but the skis will be there this fall.  K2 Skis is supporting 2 expeditions to some of the highest mountains in the world, and what else than our NEW Backside series will be the perfect fit for the mountaineers! The first one is a ski attempt of Manaslu, officially… Read more »

Evolution of BackSide Adventure

What a long, strange, snowy road trip it’s been. The winter landscape has changed a lot since we launched our original Adventure ski, the Piste Off, and with it infused the wheat grass drinking telemark world with red bull and muscle car flames.  Over almost 15 years, K2 introduced countless innovations to telemark skiing, from… Read more »

The Evolution of BackSide Adventure

What a long, strange, snowy road trip it’s been. The winter landscape has changed a lot since we launched our original Adventure ski, the Piste Off, and with it infused the wheat grass drinking telemark world with red bull and muscle car flames.  Over almost 15 years, K2 introduced countless innovations to telemark skiing, from… Read more »

K2 Charlie hits Tahoe

After a week in wonderful Mount Hood, Oregon, K2 Charlie and I made the grueling 10 hour drive, in 90 degree heat, down to Lake Tahoe, California to check out the summer scene. Tahoe is in full on summer mode right now but Charlie’s presence reminded everyone winter is on its way. With California in… Read more »

South American Freeskiing Championships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The North Face South American Freeskiing Championships in La Parva, Chile, September 3-6, 2009 The 2010 Subaru Freeskiing World Tour will kick off in a few weeks in La Parva, Chile, at The North Face South American Freeskiing Championships, where the world’s best freeskiers will get a unique chance to compete during… Read more »

Sean Decker takes us inside K2 Charlie

Decker will be spending the next 3 months living and traveling with K2 Charlie. Sean wanted to give the world an in-depth look at who K2 Charlie is and what he is all about. If you see Charlie and Sean on the road make sure you show them some love and look out for the… Read more »

K2 Charlie goes to camp

For the past week K2 Charlie and I have been in Mount Hood, Oregon for some hot, late summer action at Mount Hood Summer Ski Camp.  We arrived to blue skies, sunshine and one good day of skiing together,  then the rain came. Having coached in Hood for four years now,  I know how miserable… Read more »

K2 Charlie grills and enjoys beverages at Evo

This past Saturday K2 Charlie and I were Evo in Seattle.   If you haven’t been to Evo, let me tell you, it is the experience of a lifetime!   Evo has a unique, creative way of displaying their products and the store is filled with everything from skis to wakeboards and it doubles as… Read more »

K2 Japan's Rooftop Party

The party was between 4:30 PM and …originally scheduled to be closed at 6:30 PM. But finally it continued till 9:00 PM! We’ve had this annual beer party every summer for years, and now this is one of the most popular summer event among people. ha It’s absolutely our pleasure to host and enjoy with… Read more »

Charlie hits the road: Spokane and back

The trip to Sports Creel was the first big trip for K2 Charlie. He proved his road worthiness and made plenty of friends along the way.   We took a few detours and snapped some photos. Check it out…