Phil Huff

The original ideas man behind UpSki- Phil has strapped into every single prototype we’ve ever build. He has an acute understanding of what drives the performance of the UpSki. Having traveled the world UpSkiing, he now spends most of his time in Colorado. When not UpSkiing or teaching at the local community college, Phil can be found sailing on Lake Dillon with margarita in hand.

John Stanford

With a long career sport jumping (skydiving to the rest of us), John has owned and operated drop zones, rigging, and manufacturing facilities for over 35 years. He brings to UpSki manufacturing know-how and expertise.




Kevin Passmore

Kevin assists with operations for UpSki and can be found UpSkiing, backcountry skiing, and bike traveling in his free time. In 2004 as a snowkiter Kevin got hooked the performance offered by the UpSki. He joined the UpSki crew to pursue his passion for wind mountaineering and lend his engineering expertise to the design and manufacture of UpSki’s products.