Kai Mahler inks deal with APO Skis
PRESS RELEASE, July 3, 2012 — APO is proud to announce a 4 year deal with the latest addition to its ski team – 16 year old Kai Mahler from Fischenthal, Switzerland.
"Kai Mahler has been one of the rising stars for the past couple of years and we have been very impressed by his talent" explains APO marketing manager Cédric Le Cordroch.
"Kai is one of the leading young talents in the freeski industry and we are so thrilled to welcome him to our APO team."
Already at a young age he has already shown what he is capable of:
2012 : 1st place in the big air – Nine knights in Livigno, Italy
2012 : 1st in the slope style – Frostgen in Val Thorens, France
2012 : 2nd in Big Air – US X-games Aspen, CO
His achievements in the freeski community combined with Kai's smooth style and personality make him a perfect fit for the APO brand.
The APO ski team with Sammy Carlson, Kai Mahler and Willie Borm will this weekend be competing in the Kumi Yama event in Les 2 Alpes.
For more information visit apo-snow.com
About the author:
Shay Williams is the former Managing Editor of Freeskier Magazine. He now works full-time with Monster Energy, and continues to contribute to freeskier.com, offering insights re: the lives of his Monster athletes.