These lovely ladies probably shred harder than you. Maude Raymond – A Montreal, Canada native that rides for Armada skis. She spends her winters in Mammoth Lakes, California, doing what she does best. Grete Eliassen – An American-Norwegian professional skier who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. She has won six medals at the Winter X Games in slopestyle, including […]
SnowBrains Podcast #37: Elyse Saugstad – Ski Movie Star, Freeride World Tour Champion, Skier of the Year, 3x Best Line of the Year, In ESPN’s Top 50 Women in Action Sports
Brought to you by Ikon Pass: My guest today is Elyse Saugstad: Elyse won the Freeride World Tour in her first year on tour in 2008. She won the Freeride World Tour’s “Best Female Line of the Year” in 2009. Elyse won Powder Video Awards “Best Female Performance” twice, in 2013 and 2018. She was Freeskier Magazine’s “Female Skier of the Year” […]
Brought to you by Pulseline Adventure Report from April 17, 2021 We took off at 5pm for a sunset photoshoot in the Chugach Range near Valdez, Alaska on Sunday with Pulseline Adventure heli-skiing. Photographer: Jeff Cricco Athletes: Elyse Saugstad Overall world cup slopestyle champion Colby Stevenson Owen Leeper Bryan Fino Kam Myself It was a long flight up a broken […]
In my pursuit of becoming a better, stronger and more focused skier I’ve found myself taking advantage of every opportunity I have to do so. In particular, the time I spend between getting out of bed and hitting the hill, my morning routine, has developed itself into what I’d almost call a ritual. A daily sequence that in the end […]
The world’s greatest mountain power couple, Cody Townsend and Elyse Saugstad present their new video, “It’s Called Backcountry Skiing”. This hilarious edit comes from two of the top freeskiers in the world, wanting to see what happens when they decide to “try out” the backcountry. Cody and Elyse wed in Maui in 2011. This powder duo absolutely shreds, and Elyse brings us some of the best female footage yet this year.