Line & K2 Ski Designer, Jed Yeiser – Part 2 (Ep.2)

This week on the Blister Podcast, we’re running the second part of our conversation with Jed Yeiser, the head ski designer for Line Skis and a senior designer for K2 Skis.

If you haven’t listened to part 1 yet, you can do so—and subscribe (!) to The Blister Podcast—here.

Blister Gear Review: 20 Questions with Jed Yeiser, Line Skis
Jed Yeiser scheming with Eric Pollard.

Show Notes

• Among other things, we discuss Jed’s work with Eric Pollard…

Jed Yeiser Line skis designer podcast part two blister gear review
Artist, Filmmaker, and Skier Eric Pollard on the Line EP Pro.

Tom Wallisch…

Jed Yeiser Line skis designer podcast part two blister gear review
Tom Wallisch (aka, “Pretzel Man,”aka, “Steezus Christ”) on Line prototype skis.

and Line Skis founder Jason Levinthal—including Jay’s thoughts on this new Line ski, the Tourist (you can check out our First Look on the Tourist to see rocker pics, weights, and flex pattern info):

The Blister Podcast Episode One Line Skis Blister Gear Review
2015-2016 Line Sick Day Tourist

We get into the controversy over manufacturing skis in China; the present and future of “e” bikes; books, movies (including our favorite Wes Anderson movies and Anderson’s influence in the ski world), and more.

Jed Yeiser Line skis designer podcast part two blister gear review
Wes Anderson’s “The Life Aquatic”

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• Check out the 20 Questions Interview we did with Jed a while back.

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