Hello hello! In an effort to showcase our outstanding retailers, every Wednesday we will be showcasing a different Icelantic Dealer...and for this week, we have Bent Gate Mountaineering. Bent Gate Mountaineering Bent Gate Name: Jon Frederick, events and marketing director Cool fact about Jon: Jon broke his “ass bone” this summer downhill mountain biking. Sounds about right though, considering he hates riding his bike up the mountain. Location of shop: Golden, Colorado Favorite thing about working at Bent Gate Mountaineering: “[Bent Gate] is family owned and has a good shop environment. There’s a definite mission and vision for growth in the future. It’s cool to be a part of that growth plan.” Shop theme song: “You’re the Best” by Joe Esposito Shop specialty: Freeride Backcountry Cool Fact about the Shop: Bent Gate is closed every Saturday for religious observance. Good to know if you ever need a Saturday ski buddy. Local mountain served: Loveland Ski Area Favorite run at Loveland: “I’m a sucker for a bluebird sky on a powder day, off the ridge. Also, the Rock chutes.” Years carrying Icelantic: “Since the beginning.” Sell Icelantic online?: Yes Best selling Icelantic model: The Keeper Why they carry Icelantic: “We believe in the brand. They’re fun people to ski with, fun people to party with, and fun people to work with. Plus, they make really great skis.” Contact Information: 1313 Washington Avenue Golden, Colorado 80401 1.877.236.8428 or 303.271.9382 http://www.bentgate.com

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