Glen Plake is a World-Renown "extreme skier" who can do the most incredible things on snow. He and his wife Kimberly·travel to many coutries preaching the "Gospel of Snow" and why skiing and snowboarding are so much fun. Glen represents Elan-Dalbello.He is also know for his trademark Mohawk hair-do. Glen recently became a certified·PSIA-AASI ski instructor. He will be inducted into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame in the spring.
Glen is shown here "teaching" NBC's Hoda Kotb and friends how to ski.
Glen Plake is an American Freestyle skier. Born in Livermore, California, he grew up in Lake Tahoe, skiing Heavenly Valley . He is known for his appearances in ski films such as Greg Stump's The Blizzard of Aahhhs, and for his trademark Mohawk hairstyle, often dyed blonde, purple or blue. Plake was a pioneer of extreme skiing in America. He is currently the host for the RSN program Reel Thrills.
“I want everyone to get out there and fun on the snow like I do”, says Glen. “You don’t have to be that good; you just have to enjoy yourself.”