Kingswood Skis is a company you need to know. Unless you don’t like small companies with great stories that emphasize craftsmanship and doing things the right way. Read on.
In 2005, Scot Nicol re-launched Ibis Cycles with the belief that bike-building should be as much about fun and creativity as it is about the latest bike technology. Seven years later, that belief remains intact.
Portland ski manufacturer ON3P builds burly skis, and their founder, Scott Andrus, has a thing for being remarkably honest and transparent. Take a look at one of the most interesting indies out there.
Conventional wisdom says that carbon wheels are a luxury for people with too much money and enough spare time to replace them. ENVE Composites founder, Jason Schiers, hates conventional wisdom.
Will Taylor profiles Venture Snowboards, a company looking to make their mark yet leave no trace.
Take a look, especially if you like the sound of 3 ski-bum friends on a quest to produce the industry’s most technical, pimped out winter wear.