CAROLINE GLEICH
CAROLINE GLEICH



Caroline Gleich

Country:
USA
Home Mountain:
Alta, Snowbird, Solitude, Brighton

You may have seen Leki athlete Caroline Gleich on the cover of Powder Magazine or multiple covers of Ski magazine, or in a number of other publications including Backcountry, Powder, Skiing, Ski Journal, Fitness, Men's Journal or even Seventeen magazine. She's been nominated for Freeskier Magazine's 2013 Skier of the Year. She's also in several ski flicks including Signatures by Sweetgrass Productions, Nature Propelled, and Warren Miller's Like There's No Tomorrow. Outside of the ski world, she is a year round athlete - outdoor adventurer, writer, artist and on camera personality, publishing frequently on her blog and website, www.carolinegleich.com She has a Bachelors' of Science in anthropology from the University of Utah with a 3.95 GPA. Caroline stays busy with many other projects including getting dirty in her organic fruit and vegetable garden. When she's not skiing, she can be found roller skating, stand up paddle surfing, doing yoga, hiking, rock climbing, trail running and badminton. Her future goals for skiing are to stay safe, have fun and explore the mountains of Utah and beyond. "Leki poles and gloves are a winning combination for me because of the seamless integration with the Trigger system. The flawless design and reliability of the products allow me to focus on the mountains without having to ever worry about my equipment."

Question -
How long have you been skiing?
Answer -
Since I was 18 months old
Question -
What are three things you can not live with out?
Answer -
My ski boots, reusable water bottle and headlamp
Question -
If you were not a pro Skier what would you be?
Answer -
A Disney movie star or a trapeze artist in the circus
Question -
Who is your biggest influence in your life?
Answer -
My parents and my best friends
Question -
How do you stay in shape during the off season?
Answer -
Stand up paddle surfing, trail running, hiking, backpacking, roller skating, surfing, skateboarding, hula hooping, snorkeling, ice hockey, badminton, and lots of yoga at Centered City Yoga
Question -
Favorite Food Item?
Answer -
sushi, watermelon, salad, and tacos.
Question -
Who are your other sponsors?
Answer -
Patagonia, Zeal Optics, Nordica, Thule, Leki, Clif Bar, Jaybird Sport, Snocru and Glide SUP
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