Flylow athlete and skier extraordinaire Michele Manning was in Chamonix, France, for a couple of weeks this spring. "Skiing the Chamonix valley is amazing," she writes on her blog. "It's hard to describe the majesty of the mountains here. Chamonix and the surrounding areas are the birthplace of skiing and it's always been my dream [...]
May 19, 2013
April 3, 2013
Join Flylow athlete Jake Sakson and coach Kayo Ogilby for the ultimate telemark adventure this summer: A week of intensive big-mountain telemark instruction deep in the Chilean Andes.
Professional telemark skier Nick Devore, who co-founded Portillo Big Mountain Telemark Camp with Kayo, broke both of his shins earlier this season and will be helping run the camp [...]
March 25, 2013
Flylow athlete Lucas Zelnick shot this end-of-the-season powder edit in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. It was filmed over the course of two powder days. Jackson Hole closes for the season on April 7.
March 17, 2013
The Chickering-Ayers brothers from Vermont have had a great season on the Freeride World Tour. Older brother Lars won the FWT stop at Kirkwood, California, in February and then one stop later, younger brother Silas, age 20 and one of the youngest athletes on the tour, won the contest in Fieberbrunn, Austria, held after a [...]
March 13, 2013
Flylow athletes Lars and Silas Chickering Ayers started a new binding system called Cast Touring Hardwear last year. This week, they officially launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for their first official release of the bindings and boot conversions. This is your first chance to actually get the binding system—which is made for alpine [...]
March 5, 2013
Sean Collin is a newcomer to the Flylow team but he's already out there doing incredible things. Last week, he placed sixth on the Freeride World Tour stop at Kirkwood, Calif. This week, he's off to Fieberbrunn, Austria, for the next stop of the FWT and for a chance to qualify for the tour's finale [...]
February 28, 2013
We'd be proud of the Flylow athletes on the Freeride World Tour no matter what they placed. The tour features the best big-mountain skiers in the world and the venues offer ridiculously challenging terrain. But when the FWT visited Kirkwood, California, on Wednesday—the only U.S. stop on the 2013 tour—man, were we proud of the [...]
February 26, 2013
Flylow had a solid representation at last weekend's telemark freeskiing competition at Grand Targhee, Wyoming. In the men's division, Flylow athlete Jake Sakson took first, followed closely by Flylow's Paul Kimbrough in third. Many other Flylow athletes competed as well. Check out the full results here. And enjoy these photos from the contest taken by [...]
February 21, 2013
Jake Sakson, Paul Kimbrough and Silas Chickering-Ayers just put out this new edit, shot in the Teton backcountry. For more from Paul and Jake, check out Beansandricefreeride.com.
February 18, 2013