Tom Leitner

Freeride

A passionate freeskier since day one, Tom had his first public appearence in the little world of freeriding later than most but rapidly broke into the small group of the world’s best competitors. After many years of alpine racing, he joined the ‘new-school’ freestyle skiing movement in the mid-90s, at the same time as many of his friends switched to snowboarding.

Facts

Date of birth
24.12.1982
Nationality
Germany
Home mountain
Hochfelln
Motto
be grateful
Disciplines
Freeskiing
Hobbies
Mountainbiking, Trail Running, Hiking, Climbing
Website
tom-leitner.com
Top results

Maintaining my passion for skiing

Interview

1. Favorite Marker Binding
Kingpin 13
2. Why?
It`s a revolutionary binding, maybe the first true freeride binding. Light enough for long ascents, but strong enough for any type of skiing.
3. Favorite Marker Goggle and Helmet
16:10+ Otis Goggle / Kojak Helmet
4. Why?
I love the simplicity and cleanliness of the style- without any compromises on functionality.
5. Why do you like being a part of the Marker team?
To me, when it comes to bindings, it`s all about reliability. I haven`t had any issues over the course of more than twenty years of skiing on Marker bindings. But it`s not only the products but also the people there that reflect this attitude: straight fo

Tom Leitner's Choice

Your favorites

+

Product was added to your favorites. Show favorites