Chris is a two-time World Champion skier and is widely regarded as one of the premier big mountain skiers in the world today. Among his many ski mountaineering achievements, in 2007 Chris became the first person to ski all fifty four of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks in less than one year. He has numerous first descents of peaks around the globe under his belt, and recently guided and skied on Mt. Everest. He is also a TV commentator for ESPN, ABC Sports and Outside Television, and is an Olympic and World Cup announcer for ski racing events.
Chris has written two books, Ski the 14ers and Fifty Classic Ski Descents of North America and is a frequent speaker who often lectures on risk management as it relates to business and mountain sports.