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rick howell

Location:

Stowe, Vermont

Forum Post Count:

39

Join Date:

11/16/08

My Website

[http://www.HowellProductDevelopment.com]

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Ski-binding research, alpine skiing, cross country skiing, hiking, sail boat racing, swimming, bicycling. Formerly 5th-ranked in DH discipline of alpine ski racing (29 F.I.S. Points); former member of Can-Am Alpine Ski Team; member of winning team of 2-day, 100-mile, Canadian Ski Marathon; first to measure vibration interaction between skis and bindings at MIT / Charles Stark Draper Labs.

What I do for a living:

Sport product development (invented & market-launched Tubbs high tech snowshoes & bindings; world's first hands-off clipless bicycle pedal / shoe system (CycleBinding); co-developed #1-selling ski-bindings for Salomon; former Director of Marketing, Geze ski-binding company driving brand from 2% to 20% market-share, profitably). 'Apply leadership at intersection of marketing & engineering.

Home Mountain (where I ski most often):

Stowe

Number of days I ski in a year:

30 to 40 alpine; 10 to 20 cross-country; 5 to 10 back-country.

Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:

All. Diversity is the way.

Gear I use:

Many types

The regions where I typically ski:

Typically Northeastern US and Western US, but also travel world-wide to ski - including Argentina, Japan, all over Europe.

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Kneebinding Update
rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 3/3/10 at 8:15am | 178 replies | 11960 views
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    Purchasing a KneeBinding????
    rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 3/20/09 at 7:13pm | 135 replies | 12144 views
    Knee Binding ???
    rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 3/7/09 at 8:16am | 100 replies | 11618 views
    Knee Bindings
    rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 2/18/09 at 5:25pm | 90 replies | 7067 views
    Kneebinding: Where did the most recent threads go?
    rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 2/14/09 at 6:21am | 29 replies | 1048 views
    Blizzard 614 prerelease issues
    rick howell posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 2/11/09 at 5:45am | 19 replies | 821 views

     

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