Professional skier + writer Drew Petersen exudes a passion for what he does. He understands that the game has changed and has made the calculated decision to merge his skiing, storytelling and business acumen together to propel his career forward. In our conversation, Drew shares his creative process for skiing + writing, one crucial piece of advice for anyone wanting to be a pro athlete + what he wished he knew when starting out as a pro skier.
Artist Showcase: Skier + Writer Drew Petersen
NAME: Drew PetersenOCCUPATIONS: Director, Producer, Skier, WriterSPONSORS: Salomon, HestraLOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah, USAART: Instagram: @drewpeterski
Artist Showcase: Pro Skier Todd Ligare
Images provided by photographers listed above. NAME: Todd LigareOCCUPATION: SkierLOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah, USAART: vimeo/toddligare | Instagram @toddligare SPONSORS: Armada Skis, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Teton Gravity Research, Tender Belly, Old Town Cellars
Interview with Pro Skier Todd Ligare
Todd Ligare shares how he became a pro skier, some of the misconceptions about being a professional athlete & advice on how to turn your dreams into reality.