The 51 year old freeride legend from America will continue to work as brand ambassador and extend his important role in the R&D team of the company. After almost ten years of sponsorship Elan, a ski gear company from Slovenia, and Glen Plake continue to work together.
Glen Plake, who has been skiing since he was two years old, said upon signing the contract: "Over the last ten years it has been an honor to ski Elan. I look forward to the future years and out continued relationship."
The internationally known freerider has not only been skiing with Elan over the past few years, but also actively helped to test and develop innovative skiing gear for the company. This working field will now be extended with Plakes "valuable and extensive knowledge and experience", announces Elan.