About Teton FreeRide
Teton FreeRide is a content based blog founded and operated by Mike "Mikey" Leake. Mikey has lived in the Teton Valley region of southeastern Idaho and western Wyoming most of my life. He has also had the opportunity to live and play in the Lake Tahoe area, and now, Alaska too!
After competing on the Freeskiing World Tour on-and-off for 10 years Mikey has transitioned to judging various events and become an advisory board member with the International Freeskiers & Snowboarders Association (IFSA). Over the past 13 years he has worked in the ski industry through skiing as an athlete, coach, guide, ski patrol, event coordinator, event judge, marketing consultant, team manager, videographer, and as an associate producer. Mikey has a true passion for the outdoor industry and tries to be involved in every aspect possible.
Monthly Archives: December 2010
By Mikey | Published: December 25, 2010
Well, to start, I hope everyone has a very Merry Christmas! This winter season sunny days have been almost non-existent, which generally means SNOW so that is OK, but it appears to be a sunny X-mas morning and we’ll take it. Today will mark my 35th day on skis for the season and I am [...]
By Mikey | Published: December 9, 2010
150+” of snow and it is not even the middle of December! It has been one of the most fun and snow filled starts to a ski season that I can remember. Targhee opened a week early top to bottom, Jackson Hole opened with its earliest and deepest opening ever, and the pass has been….well….EPIC! [...]