Zach CristKetchum, ID, United States
Zach has been on skis for as long as he's been able to stand upright. A former World Cup racer and X Games champion, Zach won three medals in the X Games before retiring from competitive skiing to focus entirely on a backcountry guiding career. A passionate, yet pragmatic, environmentalist, Zach is keen on balancing the need to protect Mother Earth with the desire to explore her furthest reaches. Zach hangs his hat in Sun Valley, Idaho where he Is no doubt plotting his next adventure.