WEST LEBANON, NH. (October 9, 2014) Tecnica Blizzard and Keely’s Ski Camp for Girls are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Girl on Fire sponsorship. The purpose of the sponsorship is to provide equipment and training support for two motivated and committed female skiers.
One alpine racer and one big mountain free rider that display dedication and a passion for skiing both on and off the hill will be awarded two pairs of Blizzard skis, one pair of Tecnica boots and a 2015 spot to race or freeride at Keely’s Camp. Interested girls ages 13 to 18 need to write in 250 words or less their future goals in skiing, involvement in their community,and what it would mean to be a ‘Girl on Fire’. The contest is currently underway, with the winners announced October 31, 2014.
For additional information on the contest log into: http://www.blizzardsportusa.com/keelys-girl-contest
Keely’s Camp for Girls, founded by Tecnica Blizzard athlete and U.S. Ski Team alumni, Keely Kelleher, mission is to empower, inspire, educate, and connect the next generation of girls in skiing. The camps are held at Mt Hood, OR, Alta, UT, and Big Sky, MT.
More info on Keely’s Camp for Girls: http://keelyscamp.com/
Tecnica is a leading brand in alpine ski boots and winter footwear, best known for quality, high performance driven product. Located in West Lebanon, NH, the company handles all sales and marketing efforts in the U.S. and collaborates on product development with the parent company Tecnica Spa located in Montebelluna Italy.Tecnica began producing work and mountain boots in 1960, fast becoming a world leader in footwear design and development. It should be noted that Tecnica created the famed Moon Boot™ in 1970 and the first bi-injected plastic ski boot in 1973. www.tecnicausa.com
Blizzard is a rising brand of alpine skis with technologies that sets the brand apart from others. Blizzard Sport USA is the distributor of Blizzard Skis in the United States. The Blizzard factory is located in Mittersill, Austria. Blizzard Sport USA is under The Tecnica Group umbrella where Blizzard and Tecnica operate as a single business unit in the United States. www.blizzardsportusa.com.