Chris Davenport in Aspen, Colo., Considered one of the greatest mountain climbers and skiers in the world. He has been dubbed "one of the top 25 skiers in North America by Skiing Magazine" and "twice world champion in extreme skiing".
Professional skier who is best known for his work as a big mountain skier and mountaineer. He is best known for having skied down 2000 feet of the Lhoste Face on Mount Everest.
He began as an alpine downhill racer at the Holderness School in New Hampshire. He later attending the University of Colorado where he became involved in big-mountain competitions. He competed in his debut big-mountain event in 1996 at the World Extreme Skiing Championship.
He is known for being the first person to ski down all 54 of Colorado's peaks over 14,000 feet in elevation in one year. He is also known for being a TV Reporter and color commentator for ESPN, ABC Sports, and RSN TV.
He was born and raised in New Hampshire but later moved to Colorado to attend school. He opted to stay and live in Aspen, Colorado after schooling.
Skiing Everest - Everest Skiing is an American documentary adventure directed by Les Guthman and Mike Marolt; written by Les Guthmans and featuring altitude skiers Mike Marolt, Steve Marolt, John Callaghan, Jim Gile, Hans Kammerlander, Chris Davenport, Laura Bakos, Mark Newcomb.. Adventurous skiers. Alumni of the University of Colorado at Boulder