Kevin Guri

Scott Athlete

Name: Kevin Guri

Birthdate: 23/10 1989

Nationality: French

Home Mountain: Les Ménuires

Discipline: Freeride

How and when did you start skiing, how has it evolved ever since and what got you into freeskiing?

I have a ordinary parcour for a skier,
I start skiing since I was 2 years old in my home resort Les Menuires.
I was compiting in ski  for 9 years, and after that I'm move towards to the Freeski.
The declicked was during the heavy snowfall in 2006, I was frustrated by ski race and during a day off, I have try powder skiing.
It was at this moment I understood how never detester skiing and smile every time I put the skis.


Who were/are your idols on and off the hill?

On the hill is with no doubt Mc conkey (Skier) and of the hill is John John Florence (Surfer)

What does skiing mean to you personally?

Liberty

What were your 3 biggest accomplishments on hill and why?

My best accomplishments was to find the desir to ski every day with smile.

The second  was to win the FWQ in 2011 cause because it was my first real good result in freeskiing

The third was to be qualified on the FWT cause it's like a dream come true.

 

What aspect of skiing thrills you the most?

It's when I ski for the first time a moutain and also when you can jump a cliff with a tricks.

In what conditions and what terrain do enjoy riding the most?

I think like every skier doesn't matter the level, it's Powder sunshine.
But also I realy like to ski in the forest with fresh powder and fog cause there is not body.

Any activities that aren’t ski related?

Mountain Bike, Surf

How do you manage to combine family/ friends and job?

It's not a big deal for me, cause all the people around me, Family, Friends are connected by the same passion of me ski.

WHAT I LIKE.
      Trick/Move : Flat 360
      Movie : Las Vegas parano
      Book :   \
      Drink : Win
      Food : Rissoto
      Country : France
      Resort : Les Menuires
      Car: SS Camaro

What do you like about SCOTT?

Scott was my first partner, they were believing in me every seasons and i really appreciate that,
And they support the athlete as much as possible.
Also the products are perfect quality and it's helping me a lot, during the hard time of winter season.

What are your favorite SCOTT products?
SCOTT Hustle Goggle

What SCOTT products are you using this year?
Google:  SCOTT Hustle
Sunglass:  SCOTT Lyric
Poles:   SCOTT Team Issue
Helmet:  SCOTT Envy
Protection :     SCOTT Soft ActiFit

Where would you like to see yourself in 5 years?

Keep skiing without injuries, having the same pleasure of right now, and in the best case be part of the best rider in the world.

What sponsors do you ride for besides SCOTT?

 Scott USA/ Movement / Dakine / Les menuires

People you feel you need to thank ?

My ski racing Coach, and all my sponsors.

What’s playing on your iPod right now?

The Who -Going Mobile