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KJERSTI BUAAS


KJERSTI BUAAS

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KJERSTI BUAAS


KJERSTI BUAAS

PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE


SNOWBOARDER i 4 x OLYMPIAN I OLYMPIC BRONZE MEDALIST 

Kjersti Buaas is a professional snowboarder from Trondheim, Norway. She has competed on the professional Snowboard Tour for 18 years, and is one of few women who successfully has transitioned from halfpipe to Slopestyle, to big air and Freeride competitions. She has won medals in the Olympics, X Games & the Us Open & been awarded with many prestigious titles, one of them being "Queen Of Style" from Onboard Magazine. Kjersti is known for always adding extra intention into her style and presence, both on and off the mountain. She carries a positive, light energy, and enthusiastic attitude. Her passion for health, wellness and the environment is growing every day

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EXPERIENCE


LET YOUR BEING REPRECENT YOUR DOING

EXPERIENCE


LET YOUR BEING REPRECENT YOUR DOING

LEADERSHIP


INSPIRE I ON YOUR PLATFORM

Kjersti carries a positive, light, energetic attitude. Her growing passion for health, wellness and the environment is inspiring the people around her. In 2015 she started hosting PRSNT women's adventure retreats together with X Games medalist and TV announcer, Chanelle Sladics. Kjersti is still competing at the top level of snowboarding and recently started studying meditation. She wants to deepen her practice, expand her platform as an athlete and share the tools of meditation with the world.

INTERACT I WITH COMMUNITY

Kjersti is one of the two founders of PRSNT Adventure Retreats. PRSNT is seeking to empower women through outdoor adventures and activities. PRSNT Retreats are held all over the world and aims to accelerate personal growth and aspire mindful communities. Workshops on health, nutrition, environmental education, art and activities like yoga, meditation, outdoor climbing, surfing, hiking and backcountry snowboarding and skiing. 

IMPACT i BY TAKING ACTION

Kjersti is at the forefront of using her platform as a force for good, putting her words into action. She works with non profits like protect our winters, Lonely Whale Foundation and Keep A Breast and supports companies who promote a healthy lifestyle and environmentally connected values. In 2012 Kjersti was the first athlete to ever walk away from a conventional energy drink contract, to stay true to her own values and be a good role model for younger (and older) generations.

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DESIGNS


NATURE IS MY CANVAS

DESIGNS


NATURE IS MY CANVAS

INTENTION


DESIGN WITH NATURE IN MIND

Kjersti has contributed to developing snowboard gear since the very beginning of her carrier. In 2006 she launched the "KJ" signature line with Roxy, that became global best sellers. She made a point to only put her name behind products that was using recycled materials. In the fall of 2017 Kjersti released her first ECO SIGNATURE COLLECTION with Swedish lifestyle brand Wear Colour, including a lightweight snow jacket and pants featuring hand drawn art by Whistler based artist Kate Zessel.

#LIFEISYOURCANVAS

Kjersti uses her 20 + years of experience in the snowboard and outdoor industry, to help develop and create pieces with function and quality. These garments are tested by Kjersti herself and can handle the wear and tear of a true professional utilizing the outdoors in dynamic action. 

 

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PERSPECTIVES


CREATIVITY; THE LENS OF MY PERSEPTION

PERSPECTIVES


CREATIVITY; THE LENS OF MY PERSEPTION

STORYTELLER


Capture

Your Favorite

Moments

Kjersti has her hands in a lot of buckets and gets motivated by creativity and diversity. Her passion for film and photography started when. She was very young. At age 15 she had an internship job with a local media company in Trondheim, Norway. She quickly developed her artistic eye and has co-produced documentaries that aired on Norwegian and American TV. In 2017 she partnered with Eplehuset, one of Norway´s biggest technology houses.

EDIT OF THE MONTH "TRAVELING THROUGH LOFOTEN"

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PRSNT ADVENTURE RETREATS


EXPLORE OUTSIDE & INSIDE

PRSNT ADVENTURE RETREATS


EXPLORE OUTSIDE & INSIDE

PRSNT WOMENS ADVENTURE RETREATS


OUTDOOR ADVENTURES i personal growth I EDUCATION I i AWARENESS i COMMUNITY  

#BPRSNT

 We love utilizing natural terrain and our bodies as our engine. Activities at our retreats include, but are not limited to: snowboarding, split boarding, hiking, surfing, yoga, standup paddling, kayaking and rock climbing. We also provide avalanche awareness courses at some of our camps

We love utilizing natural terrain and our bodies as our engine. Activities at our retreats include, but are not limited to: snowboarding, split boarding, hiking, surfing, yoga, standup paddling, kayaking and rock climbing. We also provide avalanche awareness courses at some of our camps

 We provide nutrition workshops and cooking classes, with a big focus on quality food. What better way to connect with each other and to #BPRSNT ??

We provide nutrition workshops and cooking classes, with a big focus on quality food. What better way to connect with each other and to #BPRSNT ??

 Intertwining yin & yang activities promotes balance, health and happiness. Through meditation, healthy living workshops, environmental education and goal setting, PRSNT aims to accelerate personal growth in a fun group setting.

Intertwining yin & yang activities promotes balance, health and happiness. Through meditation, healthy living workshops, environmental education and goal setting, PRSNT aims to accelerate personal growth in a fun group setting.


THE ULTIMATE NORTHERN ADVENTURE RETREAT FOR WOMEN

LOFOTEN NORWAY - APRIL 2019

PRSNT LOFOTEN

2019 DATES LAUNCHING SOON...

SING UP

RETREAT INCLUDES

  • 4 DAYS OF EXPLORING BACKCOUNTRY TERRAIN WITH PROFESSIONAL GUIDE SERVICE  (3 days Skiing, 1 day Climbing)

  • LODGING IN ROUGH-LUXE RENOVATED TRADITIONAL CABINS AT BEAUTIFUL LOFOTEN SKILODGE 

  • MORNING/EVENING YOGA & MEDITATION GUIDED BY PRSNT MINDFUL ADVENTURE HOSTS KJERSTI AND CHANELLE

  • FOOD + MEDITATION TECHNIQUES + MINDFULLNESS WORKSHOPS

  • 1 HR BODYWORK SESSION + STRESS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR FROM EUREKA KIROPRAKTIKK

  • SPLITBOARDING WITH PROFESSIONAL SNOWBOARDERS KJERSTI BUAAS & CHANELLE SLADICS

 

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THE EXTENTION


A SINGLE RIPPLE CAN TRAVEL FAR 

THE EXTENTION


A SINGLE RIPPLE CAN TRAVEL FAR 

Extension


PARTNERSHIPS WITH SHARED VALUES

 

It takes a strong community to create the good kind of change

Kjersti is very health conscious & environmentally aware. She collaborates with companies who strive to do business for good, with the bigger picture in mind, people who see eye to eye and share similar values and outlooks on life. She also works closely with many non-profit organizations like Protect Our Winters, to support projects that will help protect the resources of our planet.


CAMPAIGN OF THE MONTH

#PLASTICFREEJULY

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