Run What You Brung: Ingrid Backstrom - Ski Mag

Run What You Brung: Ingrid Backstrom

Ingrid’s gear picks for heli-skiing the Andes
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Ingrid's Run What You Brung

Pro skier Ingrid Backstrom is known for shredding big lines and laying down standout video segments for Matchstick Productions. The Squaw Valley local runs a similar setup whether she’s skiing on her home slopes or getting dropped from a helicopter at the tops of some of the world’s most daunting peaks. Click through her setup below. Follow her on Twitter @ingridbackstrom For more info on the trip we took with Ingrid, click HERE.


Ingrid Backstrom lifestyle

Five-Question Interview: Ingrid Backstrom

To get ready for the premiere of Matchstick Production's “The Way I See It" this Saturday in Boulder, Colorado, we caught up with Ingrid Backstrom to chat about the new flick, Twitter, and getting redemption on a snowmobile.

Redommain Peak

Skiing China with Ingrid Backstrom

Pro freeskier Ingrid Backstrom recently climbed and skied China’s Redommain with photographer Jimmy Chin and North Face teammates Kasha Rigby and Giulia Monego. We spoke to her about base camp, skiing on belay, and urine bottles.