Industry Press Release

Fischer welcomes KC Deane to its Freeski Team


Fischer Sports

Auburn, NH (January 11, 2016) — Fischer Sports, a family-owned, global leader and supplier of winter sports products, announces the addition of KC Deane to its Freeski Team.

“We are ecstatic to have KC join the Fischer family,” Director of Marketing Matt Berkowitz said. “Not only is KC a highly gifted athlete, but more importantly he fits with the company’s core values and will help us with our continued innovation in this category.”

As a professional freeride skier (and mountain biker), KC Deane travels the world skiing, filming, and shooting. He has landed countless segments in some of the sport’s top films and is frequently featured in the pages of major ski magazines. When he’s not traveling, he currently spends his time in Whistler, Canada.

“I couldn’t be more excited to join Fischer! Not just for the high quality, innovative gear, but to work with great people and continue developing their Freeride line,” Deane said.

To get a feel for KC Deane’s freeride style, check out his segment from the Voleurz film That’s Fine.

Since it was founded in 1924 the Austrian company has been known for innovation and the latest technologies. Fischer Sports GmbH is a single-source supplier in the fields of Alpine and Nordic and also specializes in hockey. Fischer Sports is the global market leader in Nordic skiing and one of the world’s largest ski producers. The headquarters are in Ried im Innkreis (Austria) and production facilities are located in Ried im Innkreis and Mukachevo (Ukraine). The Fischer Group of companies also includes the successful subsidiary Löffler, also located in Ried im Innkreis. Please visit for additional information about the Company and its products.