Great couple of days working Beth and the Boys at the K2 Tent for Keystone Demo Days Feb 11th and 12th. Got to try out all the new 2009-2010 line and had some great feedback from the ladies on the Lotta Luvs and Backside Series!!
HI- Just wanted to let everyone know we had a great K2 weekend in Las Alamos N.M. Feb. 6th-8th! Lots of women(45 women) from the Southwest showed up. The event started off with a silent auction, power point presentation, packet pick up and good food! An amazing woman(cancer survivor) spoke of her experiences and filled … Continue reading K2 Women’s Weekend at Pajarito, NM
Went to sleep last night, anticipating just 3 – 5 inches of new snow overnight. I woke up to the sound of our driveway being plowed…how long has it been since I’ve heard that?! 14″ to 16″ of new snow was reported at Alpine Meadows, but it felt like much more. All of Tahoe/Truckee was … Continue reading Happy Day in Tahoe
What fun…catching up with friends, enjoying a great day on the mountain, and getting to check out next year’s line of skis! It was great to hear the glowing reviews coming in from each participant after their test runs. Love the new skis & graphics…nice job, everyone! I’m really excited for the ’09-’10 Lotta Luvs…must … Continue reading Demo day at Alpine Meadows
I wanted to share a recent “ski vacation weekend” that we spent with our daughter, son-in-law, and smallish granddaughter here in snowy West Virginia. Little Abby is 6 and this is her third winter on skis. She is under the midguided impression that all 6 year olds ski, so when she runs across one of her peers … Continue reading And they call it a vacation?
Last weekend I took an Avalanche Level 1 Course in Silverton, Colorado. So amazing. Then I was reading Powder Magazine and came upon this list. It was so appropriate to the weekend and to the Alliance I thought I would share it: Girl Ski Partner Essentials, A Checklist: -Packs excellent snacks, like Snickers. -Refers to … Continue reading Girl SKi Partner Essentials, A Checklist from Powder Magazine
A few days ago, I was flipping through Ski Press Magazine and I came across an article called “Switchbacks and Ceviche, a South American Adventure” written by our own Alliance gal, Beth Jahnigen Pappas. As I was reading it, I had to laugh because it couldn’t have been more exact on my own South American … Continue reading Skiing in South America
Bear Valley Mountain, CA. K2 is participating in this year’s Bear Valley Telemark Festival! The Bear Valley Telemark Festival is the largest and most spirited freeheel event in the West. Over 3 days more than 300 attendees will participate in clinics, demos, adventures and evening banquets with good food, live music and dancing. It doesn’t … Continue reading Bear Valley Telemark Festival, CA Feb 6th-8th
This past month has gone by too quickly. From Tahoe, Retallack, Mustang Powder, X Games, Las Vegas, Tahoe, and now Colorado…it’s been hard to keep up. Here are a few of my favorite photos from my travels. Most of them from Retallack and Mustang Powder. Good times…let it snow!!!