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  • Meet the Dream Team: Brendan Urlocker

    Meet the Dream Team: Brendan Urlocker

    Where are you from? I am from the Ottawa Valley, but have been living in Squamish since 2009. What are your pronouns? He/Him/His Tell us a little about yourself. I love to explore, whether it’s running, biking, or skiing! I’m...

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  • Meet the Dream Team: Florentin Guinnefollau

    Meet the Dream Team: Florentin Guinnefollau

    Meet our adventurous alpine Frenchman who swapped snowy peaks for the classroom—only to trade it all in again for the rugged terrain of the rockies. Growing up in the Alps, he was skiing and climbing before most of us could tie our shoes. He's a former mountain warfighter turned all-around sports guru, who happens to be a certified Olympic weightlifting and CrossFit coach.

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  • On the Move on Foot or Skis: Adam Mertens

    On the Move on Foot or Skis: Adam Mertens

    Photo credits: Nikos Schwelm/Fastlight.ca Adam, tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Adam Mertens. I grew up in Nova Scotia (Mi’kma’ki) and have called the Canadian Rockies (Treaty 7 Territory) home for the past 5 years. Why did...

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  • Meet the Dream Team: Joel Desgreniers

    Meet the Dream Team: Joel Desgreniers

    Joel is the technical guru behind the products that we carry at SkiUphill. If you follow our blog, you’ll see ‘‘ we carry this product’’ and he is the one behind the ‘we’ by staying up way too late researching, getting up impossibly early for alpine starts to test out new gear first hand and the one with endless technical knowledge. If you have a gear question he is your guy and he is generous in sharing that knowledge with our team at SkiUphill. He occasionally wears spandex for Skimo races but his real thing is ‘’checking out’’ big and steep lines in the Rockies. Meet Joel...
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