Introducing the VAUDE Canada Team

 

We are honoured to collaborate with a team of passionate individuals from all across Canada; Adventurers, Trek Guides, Athletes, Photographers, Videographers, Journalists and Community Leaders. We find it important to support enthusiasts like us, who share a passion for the outdoors. These people help us test our products, creating beautiful content and spreading the good word about VAUDE.

 

Learn more about them and discover their stories.

Emmanuel Daigle hiking up in Nepal while wearing his LOWA Camino GTX MID trekking boots

Meet Emmanuel Daigle

Trainer, speaker, high altitude trek guide, columnist, author and tester of specialized equipment, Manu is recognized as an excellent pedagogue. Since the age of 19, he has traveled the world to practice rock climbing, ice climbing and trekking. He also guided many high altitude expeditions. For him, no sporting challenge is impossible … if we…

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Kasandra Bradette in first place during a short track speed skating competition

Meet Kasandra Bradette

Kasandra Bradette began competing internationally for Canada in 2011-12 when she made her World Cup debut. But her progress stalled the following season when she was sidelined by spondylosis, degeneration in her back. After not making it past the national team trials in 2013-14, she returned to the World Cup circuit in 2014-15, this time…

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Kristine Krynitzki from Hikes Near Vancouver overlooking a beautiful cyan lake with mountains in the background

Meet Kristine Krynitzki

Kristine would spend every waking moment on the trails, on a bike, in a kayak or on her snowboard if she could. Ever since her first real hike up the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in 2006, Kristine has been obsessed with hiking most of all. As an environment conservationist by profession, she is always…

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Benoit Chamberland ice climbing the Montmorency Falls in Quebec City

Meet Benoit Chamberland

Benoit is a traveller, adventurer, teacher and filmmaker from Quebec. Recently, he has become more known for producing high quality travel videos on YouTube. Before becoming a travel filmmaker, he spent 10 years in the Canadian Army, as part of the primary reserve. Today, he still works part time as an Artillery Sergent.   He…

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Dean Campbell en pause et entrain de boire de l'eau avec son chien pendant une randonnée.

Meet Dean Campbell

Dean Campbell has been spending time in the outdoors for longer than he can remember. Childhood was filled with canoe trips and car camping adventures. Dean got involved in Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, and Venturers. During his teens, Dean worked as part of the Ontario Ranger program, maintaining portages and campsites in the northern reaches of…

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