The Blister Podcast
About This Show
The Blister Podcast is Blister Review’s series of weekly conversations with the most fascinating and passionate people in the outdoor sports world. We’ll talk with top-level skiers, climbers, mountain bikers, snowboarders, product designers, and various Blister reviewers about their sport, their industry, and whatever else is on their minds— or ours.
Most Recent Episode
Black Crows Skis - Camille Jaccoux & Julien Regnier (Ep.64)
3 days ago
Black Crows is one of the hottest brands in the entire ski world, and today we’re talking with their co-founder (Camille Jaccoux) and head ski designer (Julien Regnier) about the origins and design principles of the brand, a few of the important skis in the history of the company, and what's next.TOPICS & TIMES:When did Black Crows start, and talk a bit about what was going on at the time in skiing? (2:58)When & how Julien and Camille met (9:17)Chamonix’s particular impact on the company and the skis they were making (12:29)The 1st Black Crows ski: the Corvus (13:30)The 2nd Black Crows ski: the Navis (14:45)The origin of the Black Crows name & the Black Crows logo (16:00)If someone were to ask, “What do Black Crows skis ski like?”, what would your answer be? (22:03)Julien on the new-for-this-season Black Crows Daemon (23:25)Which are your personal favorite skis in the lineup? (29:35)Outside of the ski world, what areas of design are you interested in? (34:10)Julien on the Japanese architect, Tadao Ando (34:55)Camille on the designer, Yorgo Tloupas (36:30)On the move from making only skis to making other hardgoods, and now, Black Crows apparel (41:10)