Industry Press Release

Giro Re-Signs as Official Helmet Supplier & Sponsor of Mammoth Mountain Unbound Terrain Park

11/20/2015

Giro Sport Design

Renewed Partnership Expands Giro’s Support of Progressive Park & Pipe Riding 

Santa Cruz, CA (November 20, 2015) — Giro Sport Design, the industry leader in progressive snow helmet and optics technologies, has a continued resort sponsorship partnership with Mammoth Mountain’s Unbound Terrain Parks as their Official Helmet brand for the 2015/16 season.

“Mammoth’s Unbound Terrain Parks define the very notion of progression and showcase the capabilities of Giro’s products,” said Brendan Murphey, Giro Brand Manager. “The next-level terrain parks at Mammoth are the proving and training grounds of members of our team and riders as a whole. Mammoth is the epicenter of park riding and progression. Mammoth Unbound embodies a legacy of pushing progression and attitude of evolving our sport in the same way we do at Giro, and we’re beyond excited to partner with them to help grow the next generation of park skiers and snowboarders.”

The continued relationship with Mammoth Unbound brings Giro together with organizations committed to lowering the instances of injury in their customers with inclusion in Mammoth Mountain’s Safety Month.  Resort visitors will see an increased Giro brand presence on the entire mountain, with staff and coaches in Giro helmets like the Combyn and Ledge MIPS in ski/snowboard camps, during special events and demo days, as well as in marketing collateral, resort and signage, and on social media.

“The Unbound Terrain Park team has been working with Giro for many years and is excited to begin another season with them,” said TJ Dawoud, Mammoth Unbound Terrain Park Director. “With safety as a top priority, their superior helmet products and technology help us stay dedicated to keeping both employees and guests safe and having fun within our 11 terrain parks.”

Giro Sport Design: Founded in Santa Cruz, California in 1985, Giro Sport Design develops new ideas to enhance the ride. Since creating the first lightweight, high-performance helmets for cycling and snowsports, we have maintained a strong focus on products that enhance the feeling of freedom and independence that riding brings to life. As the leader in the design, fit and engineering of products that complement the body, Giro is the first choice of riders worldwide.

Learn more at giro.com/thegirostory

About Mammoth Mountain: Mammoth Mountain Ski Area is the leading four-season mountain resort in California. With 1.3 million annual skier visits, Mammoth Mountain is currently the third most frequented ski resort in the United States. With a longstanding commitment to athlete progression and innovative freestyle and nordic terrain, Mammoth is proud to be an official USSA training ground. The company owns and operates a variety of resort businesses including recreation, hospitality, real estate development, food and beverage and retail. For more information on Mammoth Mountain, visit MammothMountain.com or call 800.MAMMOTH.