TPM Episode 90: Sean Pettit, Pro Skier, Snowboarder
The Powell Movement Action Sports Podcast
Pro Skier Sean Pettit’s career started with a move from Quebec to Whistler. From there, he became a child prodigy, the freeride kid who could do anything on his skis. We pick up our conversation from 2016 (I include 10 minutes of our old conversation for background) and talk about his focus from skiing to snowboarding, injury, his lifestyle clothing brand and more. Sean Pettit Show Notes 2:00: How quickly he became pro and how that happened 5:00: Struggling in Whistler, getting sponsored and being smaller 13:00: Superproof and Red Bull 16:45: Evo (Use the code TPM10 for 10% off at checkout) RESQWATER (enter the code resqwatertpm for a 20% discount on a 12 pack) Outdoor Research: (Get 15% off you’re order with the checkout code POWELL15) 19:00: Sean’s house today, cliffhangers, and hurting his knee snowboarding 27:38: Skipping a movie part for Instagram and what his sponsors thought of it 33:00: Superproof, his ‘Keep your Tips Up’ reality show, and working the carnival circuit 40:00: Contracts and snowboarding 45:00: Spy Optics: Get 20% off on their site Spyoptic.com using the code TPM20.” The 10 Barrel Brewery: My favorite is 'Out of Office' Pilsner 46:30: Powder’s article about Pettit and sponsors thoughts on snowboarding 52:30: Michael Jordan comparison and what’s next 57:00: Inappropriate Questions
On episode one of Sponsored, host Mike Powell interviews Sean Pettit—a professional skier since age 12. The two discuss the sacrifices his mother made to ensure he and brother Callum could ski, their path as professional skiers, and the finer details of having an agent and sponsors.
#58 – Sean Pettit Is A Busy Guy Sean Pettit is a busy guy. We met up with Sean during Oakley week at Whistler Blackcomb during the launch of their new Prizm goggle line. He opened up to us about being in the spotlight as a star in the skiing world since he was […] The post #58 – Sean Pettit Is A Busy Guy appeared first on Low Pressure Podcast.