Leah Evans is not only an inspiring athlete but a conscientious member of the ski community.
With an appreciation for the benefits she has earned through her determination and her love for skiing, Leah strives to give back to the sport as one of her main focuses. She has competed on the freeskiing circuit for several years and can boast recent titles including first on the Freeride World Tour. Filming with Pretty Faces, Sherpas Cinema, Salomon Freeski TV, staring in Jumbo Wild and producing her own film ‘Cabin Jams’. Additionally, she’s written for Skier magazine, The Avalanche Journal and other publications.
Her proudest achievement to date is starting a company called Girls Do Ski, whose mission is to encourage and strengthen female skiers and to motivate women as confident members of the ski community.
Skier or boarder:
Years of skiing / riding experience:
Patagonia, Salomon, Smith, Girls Do Ski.
What is the best thing about skiing & living in Revelstoke?
The community of people who share the same passion for skiing and being outside! There is nothing like coming home to some of the best skiing in the world and having family and friends to share it with.
Describe your style on the mountain?
Smooth. I try to have a smooth style and always link up features in a graceful way.
Favourite run at RMR?
Kill the Banker, North Bowl, and Separate Reality
Recent competitions and accomplishments
Goals for the upcoming year
I want to keep inspiring the female ski community and continue to work towards blending art and skiing through film.
Other interesting facts about you
I love making cards for peoples birthdays