TPM Episode 179: Brad Holmes, Ski icon

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Brad Holmes is one of the last great personalities in the sport of skiing. Attitude, ego, style sense of humor—These are some of the things that made Brad stand out. But his real talent was skiing and on the podcast we talk about “Daddy Rad” and his unique childhood, dominating the world of moguls, becoming the youngest person ever to make the US Ski Team, Plake, Freeze, K2, MSP, and so much more. Do not miss this one.

Brad Holmes Show Notes:

3:00: The Virus, skiing and Daddy Rad

7:00: Utah, freestyle, and scholarship in California

12:00: Punk rock, moguls, aerials and ballet

16:00: Bobby Burns, influences, and Palmer

20:15: Stanley: Get 30% off site wide with the code powell30

Evo: Get 20% off branded product with the code Powell20

22:00: Getting on the US Team, Tanya Harding, and Olympics

27:00: Bud Pro Mogul Tour, money, and the end of moguls

35:00: Natural Born Skier, Freeze Magazine, and Ask Brad

40:15: 10 Barrel Brewery: Buy their beers, they support action sports more than anyone

41:15: K2, The Outlaw, and MSP

47:00: Tours, leaving K2, and making his own movies

57:30: Inappropriate Questions with Glen Plake

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