K2 Skis Blog

Getting Stoked for the Season to Start

With snow on the ground in the Sierras, many resorts making snow, and snow in the forecast, everyone at the 2010 Snowbomb Show in Santa Clara, California was pretty stoked.  The Squaw Valley booth was well-attended and received a visit from K2 Athelete and Squaw Valley Pro Skier Michelle Parker.  Keep up those snow dances!! -Fran Tone,  Norcal…

Backside Skier Skipe Oivo Rocking on Cover

“We need a cover with some rock´n´roll.” That is what Photographer Petri Kovalainen was asked from the editor-in-chief of Finnish skiing magazine Skimbaaja. So one night I jumped to train and six hours later I was in photostudio in Tampere, Finland with the rising K2 star Antti Ollila. Luckily photographer Kovalainen knew how to treat…