Albritton Skis Welcomes X-Games Gold Medalist Chris Hawks to the Team

X-Games gold medalist and founder of the newschool movement joins the Albritton Skis Team.

Breckenridge, CO, March 13, 2015 --( Albritton Skis is excited to announce that they have teamed up with X-Games gold medalist and Team Breckenridge Freeride Head Coach, Chris Hawks. The collaboration between Albritton Skis and Chris Hawks will assist in bridging the gap between what a professional skier demands from a ski, and what any recreational skier can handle. With newly formed ties to Chris Hawks and Team Breckenridge Freeride, Albritton Skis is undoubtedly expanding and becoming recognized as a major player in the ski industry.

“I couldn’t be more excited to partner with Chris,” said Jake Wand, President of Albritton Skis. “This relationship is going to benefit Albritton in multiple aspects, and contribute to the development of both our brand and our company. We are very fortunate to have Chris as a member of the Albritton Ski Team. It’s not every day that a skier of his caliber and experience comes around.”

Over a lifetime of involvement in the ski world, Chris Hawks has managed to engage himself in nearly every facet of the sport at one time or another. From traveling the world as a pro and competing in some of the biggest international events, to judging nearly every type of competition the sport has ever seen, Hawks has done it all. Not only does he bring his invaluable experience to the table, but also a lifetime of connections to some of the best skiers in the world. Albritton Skis has already co-branded a park/all mountain freeride ski with Chris Hawks called the SkyHawk. More information on the SkyHawk and all other Albritton Skis models can be found on their website at

Albritton Skis is proud to have someone that shares the same passion for skiing as a member of the team. Chris Hawk’s expertise in the sport and industry will not only help Albritton Skis to continually improve and perfect its products, but will also contribute to the growth of what promises to be one of the greatest ski companies coming out of the Rockies.
Albritton Skis & Outfitters Corp
Jake Wand