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Do you know our Pros? Meet Julian Carr – Cliff Jumper Extraordinaire

Meet Julian Carr – 

Julian Carr is truly one of the best  – skier, businessman, activist and huge supporter of the Billy Poole Foundation.   Julian pursues life in a multiple of capacities between skiing professionally and CEO of Discrete, a  sports-oriented clothing company.  The man is always moving.  Julian is a mainstay in the action sports industry. From Warren Miller movies to setting world record cliff jumps, you can’t go a day without him popping up in a magazine in front of you or your social media news feed.

He’s received a ‘Photo of the Year’ award from Powder Magazine, won the prestigious Sickbird Award on the Freeskiing World Tour, and he holds two world records in cliff height. Julian serves as an ambassador for Protect Our Winters ( POW ) as well as The Climate Reality Project. Most recently, Julian founded a mountain running series, the Cirque Series, which is in its third season.



Meet Julian and take a few runs with him at the Billy Poole Ski with the Pros weekend.

Enjoy every second!



Remember, Applications due on January 19th for the EPIC *Free* Ski with the Pros Weekend

Just a friendly reminder that applications for Billy Poole Ski with the Pros Weekend are due by Friday,  January 19th (which is a week from tomorrow).

Click HERE to download an application

Please return your applications via mail (address on application) or to Fred Moodry Middle School or Anaconda High School.

The Billy Poole Foundation is proud to sponsor this FREE event for the students of Anaconda, MT.    For almost a decade, the Billy Poole Foundation had provided opportunities for children to get outside and enjoy winter activities.     Tickets, transportation, rentals, lunch are provided at no cost to the children.    All skill levels are invited!  Do not worry if you are new to the sport, give it a try!  We are here to help!

Lots of big smiles!


We’re honestly not sure who has the most fun – the Pros or the Kids!

Are You Getting Psyched??

2018 Ski with the Pro’s Weekend is just around the corner…

Are you ready for our 10th Annual Event?  This year is shaping up to be the best yet for the Anaconda’s School District’s skiers & boarders!  Oodles of pro skiers are headed to Discovery to spend time with Anaconda’s new athletes as well as the skiers and boarders they have built relationships with over the years.   Many of our initial participants are now Mentors!

Celebrate Billy with us!   It is a super fun weekend to ski and board with the best in the world.   An amazing time is sure to be had by all.

Billy Poole

Remember Anaconda peeps – Grades 6-8 ski on Saturday, February 3rd and Grades 3-5 on Sunday, February 4th.  Make sure your family has your gear ready, car gassed up and then head over to Ski Discovery.   Get your ski fix prior to the Superbowl!

Legendary skier Julian Carr and some of our little rippers

Share your favorite Ski with the Pro’s experience – we would love to hear it!