We use cookies to give you the best experience possible. Your browser is set to block cookies so some features may not work as expected.

Hey there, the rules of web surfing say we need to inform you that we use cookies to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse our website you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more in our Privacy Policy.×

Free Shipping On ALL Orders  |  Free Returns For 60 days  |  The Arc'teryx Guarantee  |  Find A Store Language: EN | Country: US

1-866-458-2473

Johannes Hoffmann

Biography

Career accomplishments: Some first ski descents in the Austrian Alps. Being part of Europe's biggest ski movie: Lifelong. Competing in several big mountain competitions

Johannes started skiing at the age of 4 on the snowy hills around Innsbruck. Until he saw MSP´s ski movie 1, starring Shane McConkey and Seth Morrison ripping steep and deep powder, he didn´t really like skiing. Inspired by them, Johannes bought his first "fat" (84mm) skis and year by year the skis have become wider, the cliffs higher and the descents steeper! After competing in many big mountain competitions, Johannes focused more on touring, ski mountaineering and skiing off the beaten track. He was invited by the Aestivation Crew to join their huge ski movie, Lifelong. A broken collarbone in December 2010 almost ended this project for him, but luckily he was back on skis two weeks after surgery.

Presently, Johannes studies Geography at University of Innsbruck. The city is surrounded by big and steep mountains within 25 minutes' reach - the perfect headquarters. In winter 2012, aside from joining Aestivation for their new movie, Johannes will begin working on his own film, a project about skiing, camping and living in remote places in Tyrol. In between studies and work, a few big mountain competitions and some sick first ski descents.

Johannes' blog
topmenu
Find a Store
Help & FAQ
Our Story
Contact Us
About Us