Eagle, Colo. (Feb. 19, 2012) - Drift Innovation, maker of the award-winning HD Ghost, is extremely pleased to announce that World Champion skier, Aurélien Ducroz, has joined the Drift team.
Currently competing on the Freeride World Tour against the world’s most spectacular faces, Ducroz is the undisputed number one for the 2013 season.With a closet of medals, including: World Champion in 2009 and 2011, Vice World Champion in 2005, 3rd place in 2004, 2007, 2008 and 2012; and 10 podium standings in the World Cup, he’s bound to succeed in this year’s competitive circuit.
“We’re proud to welcome Ducroz to the Drift roster,” says John Rounds, Director of Drift Americas. “His results in free riding have put him on the industry’s radar and we’re thrilled to help him rise to the top."
Drift Innovation will be Ducroz’s action camera sponsor for the remainder of his 2013 season. Drift will help him capture the unique terrain he’s able to ski and share it with global audiences.
Born inChamonix Mont-Blanc and racing in his first World Cup at only 15 years of age, now 30 year-old Ducroz is a modern-day adventurer, exceptional athlete and father of two children. He balances a double career as skier and skipper, and combines passion and dedication for success.
“This is an opportunity for me to thank you all for your commitment and your trust that are a tremendous source of motivation to both claim a new world skiing title and to sail the seas of the world in Imoca calls (60-foot monohull),” says Ducroz. “It is also a source of inspiration to use Drift cameras to share these wonderful passions with the greatest number of people.”
For more information about Aurélien, please visit: http://www.aurelienducroz.com/ and give him a thumbs up on facebook.For more information about Drift Innovation visit driftinnovation.com. Follow Drift Innovation on www.facebook.com/driftinnovation and on Twitter, @DriftInnovation.
ABOUT DRIFT INNOVATION Drift Innovation is an action sports technology company specializing in the capture and sharing of digital imagery across all platforms. Drift manufactures quality point of view HD cameras, mounts and accessories, inspiring action sports enthusiasts to document their experiences, capture the emotion and share their vision with friends and family. Drift’s mission is to ensure that their unique product features such as an LCD screen for instant playback, wireless remote control, rotatable lens and intuitive interface, guarantee a simple, positive user experience. Drift sponsored professional athletes in moto, auto, outdoor, snow, aquatic and airborne sports, are an integral part of the R&D process, testing the performance and durability of Drift products in the field. Drift, widely recognized as one of the top three point-of-view camera brands globally, distributes its products in more than 25 countries.For more information about Drift Innovation, visit http://driftinnovation.com and follow Drift Innovation on http://facebook.com/driftinnovation and on Twitter, @DriftInnovation.
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