BCA Pro Athletes

  • Ashley Chaffin

    Ashley has been on the Valdez Search and Rescue team for 8 years. She was the first girl to hit a ramp at competition level, have an extreme snowmobile cover shot, is a female backcountry expert for Ski-Doo team. Ashley has rode in the Slednecks film series, 2 Stroke Cold Smoke film series and the Turnagain Hardcore 5.

  • Adam U

    A skier, marine biologist and musician Adam U is a true global powderhound. Photos of his big mountain descents have appeared in ski mags worldwide including Powder, Ski, Skiing, Backcountry, Telemark Skier, Off-Piste, Men’s Journal, SBC Skier, Ski Canada, Outdoor Japan, Åka Skidor, Skieur, Fri Flyt, and others

  • Benny Schmitt

    Living in South Lake Tahoe, California, Schmitt has been skiing since the age of 6 in the north woods of Washington and Idaho. Nicknamed ‘Gentle Ben’, Benny competes on the FWT. His favorite places to ride are Japan and Alaska.

  • Amie Engerbretson

    Like daughter like father, Amie is a professional skier who you may have seen shots of published in your favorite ski mags.

  • George Rodney

    Current competitor of the Freeride World Tour, Rodney crushes big mountain lines in Alaska and around the world.

  • Ben Goertzen

    Ben Goertzen is a Big Mountain skier living out of Bozeman, MT. He also competes in big mountain comps and travels the world in search of the best snow. Find his latest cinematography work at https://www.redyetiproductions.com/

  • Hannah Follender

    “I’m a Jersey Girl who’s committed myself to skiing for as long as I can remember. The big mountains were never close, and the ones that were… well, just picture the rolling hills of Mahwah, New Jersey.” – Follender

  • Grifen Moller

    Grifin is a big mountain skier from Edwards, CO and ski for Team Summit (Arapahoe Basin). He competes in the IFSA Jr. Freeskiing comps and last year qualified for the Freeride Junior World Champs in Andorra 2016. He reports: “I am so honored to have K2 on my feet and BCA on my back.”

  • Cam Dudiak

    Shredding out of Arapahoe Basin for the past four years, Cam has enjoyed my time as a junior on the IFSA big-mountain tour. Next year, he plans on attending MSU and is extremely stoked to shred Bridger as much as possible, while also competing on the FWQ tour.

  • Cam Hicks

    Cam spent years as the token snowmobiler in snowboard movies produced by Tyler and his crew. Today, the two run Hickshow Productions, a mix of sled-assisted snowboarder and snowmobiler films shoot in the wilds of British Columbia.

  • Katie Van Riper

    An accomplished collegiate ski racer, Katie moved west to Salt Lake City in 2012 and discovered there was a lot more to skiing then high speeds and icy slopes.

  • Carter Snow

    BCA athlete, Vermonter Carter Snow is a big mountain rider at Montana State. Carter shows his skills in Ski the East films and promotes East Coast freeskiing. BCA was an original sponsor of Meathead Films, Ski the East’s predecessor in the early 2000’s.

  • Colter Hinchliffe

    Colter Hinchliffe is a pro skier out of Aspen Colorado. He have travelled the world skiing and filming and his favorite place to be is in the backcountry with awesome partners and great snow! Colter is featured in the BCA Backcountry Basics video series.

  • Corey Seemann

    “Born and raised in Vail Colorado. Skiing and flying is my passion in life along with having fun. I am always on the hunt to boost into pow and get airborne. Whether it’s the park to AK spines I love it all!” – Seemann

  • Daron Rahlves

    The most decorated male American Downhill and Super G skier in history, Daron’s won 12 World Cup races, 7 US National Titles, and was the 2001 Super G World Champion. Rahlves is now a big mountain movie star.

  • Dash Longe

    With the mountain as their babysitter, Dash and twin bro Hunter rode out their childhood on the freestyle team at Alpine Meadows. Today, Dash is known for tricking massive airs and technical lines with fluidity and ease for TGR films and at the Red Bull Cold Rush.

  • Dave Treadway

    Skiing’s cool, helicopters are cooler! Dave Treadway is a professional freeskier living in Pemberton, BC. His newest film ‘Walk The Plank’ features him dropping steep and exposed lines for Peak Performance and Whiteout Films.

  • Drew Petersen

    Drew Petersen is a passionate skier, writer, and eater of burritos. He grew up at ABasin in Colorado and has since moved westward to the Wasatch mountains to ski pow at Alta and to study marketing at the University of Utah. He writes for Powder.com. @drewpeterski.

  • Erik Hilb

    Erik is a young-gun Bozeman, Montana ripper from Vail, CO. He is a big mountain athlete competing on the FWQ. When not on tour, you can find Erik sleeping in his truck and skiing Beartooth Pass.

  • Fritz Sperry

    With close to 30 seasons of backcountry skiing, Sperry’s life focussed on the quest for great lines. He is the author of the book “Making Turns in the Tenmile and Mosquito Ranges”, 290 pages of guided descents for fellow skiers and snowboarders.

  • Josh Bibby

    Bibby is a legend of the ski world. Professionally skiing since 17, he has made amazing appearances in Level 1 Productions, Poor Boyz and Warren Miller Entertainment.

  • Jacqui Edgerly

    Based inCarbondale, CO, Jacqui won the 2012 World Heli Challenge in New Zealand. A world traveller, she competes on the Freeskiing World Tour and films with many producers.

  • Jim Phelan

    Current owner of Thunderstruck films out of Montana.

  • Luke Kennedy

    Luke Kennedy is no stranger to Big Airs, Drops and Jumps with a mix of Free Riding is what Luke likes to do best. Luke can be seen on the pages of Mountain Sledders and in Colorado Sledstyle films.

  • Linden Ladouceur

    From Dunster, BC Linden is one incredible deep powder riding, cliff dropping sledder featured in Thunderstruck films.

  • Logan Pehota

    Logan Pehota

    From Pemberton, BC, Logan is a freeskiing prodigy and “hybrid” skier/snowmobiler who has competed in the Red Bull Cold Rush, Swatch Skiers Cup and Freeskiing World Tour. Logan and ski mountaineering father Eric are filming #pehotaproject, a docudrama about skiing and sledding in Northern BC.

  • Martin Lentz

    Martin was the 2014 IFSA North American Junior champion. Martin will competing on 2016 Freeride World Tour during the 16/17 season, and taking professional-level avy courses with the Canadian Avalanche Association.

  • McKenna Peterson

    A former Freeskiing World Tour competitor, McKenna shreds high profile shots for Warren Miller, Pretty Faces and Stellar Migrations films, and serves as an ambassador for The Climate Reality Project.

  • Miles Clark

    Co-Founder of SnowBrains based in Lake Tahoe, CA. Skiing, surfing, guiding, travel, writing, and language float my boat.

  • Owen Leeper

    Owen competed in half-pipe and slopestyle through college at the University of Colorado. Since then, he’s been honing his big mountain lines in Aspen and Jackson, where he skis most the Tetons, including the Grand, Middle, and South.

  • Pep Fujas

    Braden “Pep” Fujas’ skiing is a multi-faceted reflection of his exploratory approach to life in general. Alpine, backcountry, side country, park, pipe, moguls, groomers — all are fair game.

  • Pierce McCrerey

    A former bump skier from Boulder, CO, Pierce is currently studying at Montana State University in Bozeman. He competes on the Freeskiing World Qualifier (FWQ) tour and is constantly in search of finding the next best line of his life.

  • Randy Swenson

    2009 XTREMEY AWARD WINNER, Best Rider In A Snowmobile Film, TS7

  • Riley Leboe

    Armada athlete and innovated skier: “If you want high alpine, you can go to the coast, if you want steep trees, you can shred the interior, snow quality is as good as anywhere in the world.”

  • Stephanie Santeford

    Stephanie Santeford is a back-country snowmobiler and photographer. A back-country survivor, who has a passion for helping others learn about back-country safety and avalanche awareness.

  • Stu Edgerly

    “STU-S-A” is a young big mountain ripper out of Bozeman, MT. He is currently a student at Montana State University and spends the rest of his time skiing, traveling, and competing on the FWQ events.

  • Tanner Rainville

    Tanner tears it up! A Slopestyle Open and Games competitor, Tanner pushes the limits on powdery steeps and backcountry lines in Alaska, BC, Japan and Switzerland while filming with Level 1 Productions.

  • Tatum Monod

    “Tatum Monod has been called “freeskiing’s next it girl” by Freeskier Magazine…With an award-winning film segment, and an impressive stint on the Freeskiing World Tour already under her belt, Monod, it turns out, is as humble as she is talented.” Redbull

  • Tess Golling

    Tess likes shredding powder, skiing big lines, traveling with her ski bag, finding her way to the top of big mountains then making as few turns as possible on the way down, making pretty turns for the camera, and poking dead things with sticks.

  • Thunderstruck Crew

    Montana-based BIG SKY X-TREME TEAM with a reputation for being crazy and doing just about anything on their monster turbo sleds.

  • Tim Eddy

    “A life lived upside down is a life well lived. Backflip a day keeps the doctor away. Flip till ya hit. All reasons why I snowboard. A powder turn is pretty dang cool too!” Find Tim Eddy airing it for K2 Snowboarding, Transworldsnowboarding and more.

  • Tony Jenkins

    Tony teaches Ride Rasmussen Style backcountry snowmobile clinics and works with Ski-Doo Mountain. He has been featured in Sledheads, SnoWest, American Snowmobiler, Mountain Mod Mania, Crazy Canadian Adventures, 208 productions, 509 and Schooled films.

  • Tony Ryan

    From Wisconsin, Tony represents the Midwest as a back-country snowmobiler riding the western mountains and the U.P. of Michigan. He founded the “Spring Loaded Snowmobile Bumper” and has been featured in Sled’Diction 4 & 5 and on Joydigger.com.

  • Trace Cooke

    Trace grew up skiing and stomping Whitewater Ski Resort in Nelson, BC. A product of grassroots Canadian Junior Freeride Competitions, he won overall Jr. IFSA Tour title as 15-18 year male, 2* Freeride World Qualifier wins at Chamonix and Verbier, and is looking forward to the 2016 FWT.

  • Wiley Miller

    Big lines, soft pillows. Super playful spines, with lots of natural take offs and great transitions. Deep and dirty. Asulkan, Revelstoke, Yellow Mountain, Cooke City. Sledding and Shredding. Find him at YLESKI.

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