I'm thrilled to be partnering with PowderQuest and La Parva for an amazing week of skiing. La Parva offers excellent terrain for us to ski, learn, and play on-plus gorgeous sunsets and true Andean beauty. We are all looking forward to an amazing week!
Richmond, VA (PRWEB) April 10, 2012
PowderQuest, operators of guided ski and snowboard tours in South America for 14 years, partners with La Parva, Chile ski resort to offer the first ever Ingrid Backstrom signature camp for women. For those female skiers, advanced intermediate and higher, that are looking for a taste of endless winter, this freeride focused camp runs from August 3rd-10th in the Chilean Andes of South America.
Ingrid Backstrom is a legend of skiing and will be sharing her professional experience and knowledge in a freeride focused curriculum designed to encourage ski and backcountry progression.
In addition to exploring all of the amazing terrain accessed at La Parva ski resort, guests will also indulge in private wine tastings, yoga classes, amazing Chilean cuisine and tango lessons. Lodging is slope side and includes priority lift access with no lines. The Chilean adventure finishes with a tour of downtown Santiago’s open-air market and a vineyard tour just outside of the city.
Camp details and registration information:
“We are looking forward to having Ingrid Backstrom lead our first ever women's ski camp in Chile. Her knowledge of La Parva’s ski terrain and her passion toward pushing women’s skiing progression will make this week a once in a life time experience for our women guests, in a fun, laid back atmosphere.”
David Owen - PowderQuest
“I'm thrilled to be partnering with PowderQuest and La Parva for an amazing week of skiing. La Parva offers excellent terrain for us to ski, learn, and play on-plus gorgeous sunsets and true Andean beauty. We are all looking forward to an amazing week!"
Since 1999, PowderQuest has been the world’s leading provider of Ski & Snowboard adventures to both Chile & Argentina delivering thousands of life changing experiences. PowderQuest is a US based company with fulltime offices in both the US & Chile offering a wide variety of trips using certified guides through the Andes to ski and snowboard during the months of July through October.
About Ingrid Backstrom
Ingrid Backstrom grew up in Seattle, skiing with her family. She moved to Squaw Valley to spend just a season, but it took only a few freeskiing contests to realize that she had found her passion.
At the 2012 Powder Magazine Awards, for the 7th year, Ingrid won the prestigious Reader Poll award and 5th time, Best Female Performance, in Matchstick Productions, Attack of La Nina and Sherpa Productions, All.I.Can.