Freeriders Kit List Part 2

Ski Club Blog

Words by Angelica Sykes – Competitive Freeride Athlete.

Hoping to take your off-piste skills to the next level and push yourself to bigger and better expeditions? Then, like me, you’ve probably wondered what would be on that kit list. The essentials you take out with you to the ‘real backcountry’ where there’s no lift nor piste in sight. So you stroll into the mountain guide’s office and demand to be taken to this mysterious land that you have yet to discover – but what should you take?

I’ve put together a quick-fire list of the additional pieces of equipment needed to compliment the transceiver, shovel and probe and will enhance your overall mountain experience.

This section is the most challenging to write as I could spend page after page talking about the benefits of having these extras in your backpack, but it honestly depends on what you have planned for…

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