Age: 20 years old
Place of Birth: Martigny, Switzerland
Place of Residence: Le Châble, Switzerland
Main Style of Telemark: Freeski and Freeride
How old were you when you first started skiing? I first skied at 2 years old
When and Why did you start Telemarking? I first telemarked a few days after I turned 6 years old. My dad gifted me a pair of boots on my birthday, and legendary ski photographer Marko Shapiro gave me skis and bindings. I started because of my dad.
What do you like about Telemark? I love the art aspect of it. The infinite learning curve, the beauty of the Turn, and the fluidity of the skiing.
What do you like about Meidjo Bindings? Light yet rugged makes the Meidjo Binding a truly well-rounded piece of kit, whether you are shredding the piste of the backcountry.
What is your favorite spot for Telemarking? Anywhere a man can find some snow!
Where is your next destination, or where would you like to travel to Telemark? I hope to travel soon to Japan to get some deep powder, and I would love to do a North American ski trip someday.
Did you compete? I used to compete in alpine downhill at the winter camps I frequented as a child. Nowadays, I find the mountain itself is the challenge.
What do you do for work? I work as an Accountant for Téléverbier near my home in Switzerland. It’s a great company to work for. Verbier is the largest ski area entirely in Switzerland.
What other sports or activities do you enjoy? I mostly skateboard and hike during the summers. Winters are strictly tele…