The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

THE COLAB: a creator stage

The CoLab is a Creator Stage located in Solaris Plaza that will showcase a unique lineup of programming including the daily Mountain Game(s) Show, live music, art, athlete integrations, dogs & curated panel discussions. The CoLab brings together some of the best names in the outdoor and creator industries in a welcoming, lounge environment right in the heart of Vail Village. Mountain Games attendees will have the rare opportunity to interact with and gain in-person insight from a variety of creators, athletes and influencers. Check out schedule of events for the daily CoLab lineups!

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The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

the bucket list family

JESSICA GEE began the popular YouTube channel The Bucket List Family with her husband after planning to travel the world for five months with their two young children. Eight years and another kid later, they’ve visited more than 90 countries around the world, have grown a following of nearly 2 million YouTube subscribers and 3 million Instagram followers, and continue to find ways—big and small—to add to their lifelong travel bucket list. The Bucket List Family has been named Travel Influencer of the Year two years in a row by the American Influencer Awards and nominated for a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award in 2023.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

sketchy andy

Andy Lewis is a professional extreme sports athlete and public speaker who is well known for his videos online displaying overwhelming joy and unbridled love for living in the moment. He is accredited for a brilliantly decorated list of creative achievements, feats of mastery, and many firsts in the world of Slacklining and BASE jumping.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

marty music

Marty Schwartz, or as he’s better known on the Internet, Marty Music, has been the face of guitar education on the Internet for the last decade and a half. With over 3.7 million YouTube subscribers, over two billion video views, and a career longer than most rock bands, Marty has arguably taught more people how to play guitar than anyone else in the world.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

brodie that dood

Your local serotonin dealer.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

mountain game(s) show

The first ever Athlete Game Show will pit 2 teams against each other each day to compete in an on-stage physical challenge and mental challenge. Each team will consist of 3 Mountain Games Athletes (pro or joe). Athlete Teams will be assembled by the Event Organizer. The team with the most points each day will receive $500 cash and a donation made on their behalf to Protect our Winters ($250) and the High Fives Foundation ($250).

The athlete game show will feature some of your favorite GoPro mountain games athletes and personalities including

  1. Chuck Patterson
  2. Emily Jackson-Troutman
  3. Ken Hoeve
  4. Nick Troutman
  5. Meagan Martin
  6. Timothy Allen Olson
  7. Timmy Ham
  8. Ariel Tweto
  9. Donny Pelletier
  10. Pat Milbery
  11. Brooke Does Everything
  12. Teton Juggler
  13. Trevor Kennison
  14. Amie Engerbretson
  15. Mark Morris
  16. Tanner Foust
  17. Breannah Yeh
  18. Zoey Carroll
  19. Connor Stitt
  20. Thomas Walsh
  21. Abigail LaFleur
The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

wade holland 

Wade Holland, a veteran creative director and dynamic video creator, channels his passion for blending digital media with his deep love for the outdoors. As a former competitive skier, he encourages others to find their own infinite stoke through colorful, electric video storytelling.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

timmy ham aka sloth

Timmy Ham is an Arizona-based, award-winning professional illustrator and visual designer who has a passion for creating art, communities, and content. Timmy’s lifestyle brand SLOTH and personal style bring bright, bold colors and a vibe that will make anyone smile, along with his ability to bring art and community together for the common good. He is also a friend of the GoPro Mountain Games and is back in 2024 to paint the Town of Vail, compete in the Oakley XC Mountain Bike Rice, and run the Nature Valley Mountain Mud Run with his family. 

 Timmy embodies the GoPro Mountain Games’ Athletes, Art, Music, and Mountains tagline. Check him out painting a live mural during the GoPro Mountain Games on the parking garage wall June 6 – 9, 2024 at the GoPro Mountain Games.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

vail avalanche RESCUE DOGS

Every dog has a purpose, and for some, it’s about saving lives on Vail’s avalanche rescue team.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

abby wren

Abby Wren, a creative makeup artist and seasoned video creator, blends her vibrant artistry with high-value production to encourage others to embrace their individuality through bold creativity. Her bald head has become her unique canvas, and she shares her journey living with Alopecia to spread awareness of the autoimmune disease, while she turns herself into creative masterpieces across social media and beyond.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

gus glasser

Gus Glasser is an Atlanta-based musician known for his interactive and engaging street performances, creative production, and earworm melodies. Using live looping and improvisation, every show is something new; he draws you in with humor and sincerity, giving way to honest and self-reflective songs made for the moment. His infectious energy connects him to others wherever he goes whether in his music or random conversations with strangers.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

teton juggler & the warriors of wonder

Combining circus arts and extreme sports with impeccable timing and teamwork, The Warriors of Wonder are artists of athleticism and masters of the impossible.  Keep your eyes peeled to catch them adding creative flare to events throughout the weekend and be sure to find your way to the CoLab Stage for their full show. Unexpected and always exciting, Joe and Sven bring The WOW that you won’t want to miss.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

pat milbery

Pat Milbery, once a professional snowboarder, now thrives as a visionary artist and mental health advocate, leaving his mark on city walls across four continents with over 500 murals. His bold geometric designs, often featuring his iconic heart symbol, convey messages of resilience and connection, inspiring communities worldwide.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

Breannah yeh aka YEH

Breannah Yeh aka “Yeh”, a 24-year-old professional slackliner who travels the world finding the most challenging slack lines to conquer. She has collabed with Ray Ban, META, Gatorade and more to create some of the most extreme and insane lining content out there. When not lining, she spends time traveling with her family, learning about her culture and the places her parents and grandparents resided. Fun fact: You may also recognize her from Mr. Beasts slack lining video or her competing and WINNING his Laser Challenge.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

Amie Engebretson

Amie is more than just a professional skier; she’s a dynamic force as a producer and host, turning her passion for skiing and adventure into a thriving career. From her early days on the slopes of Palisades Tahoe to skiing for acclaimed productions like Warren Miller Entertainment and Teton Gravity Research, Amie’s expertise is unparalleled. Armed with a degree in Media Management from Columbia College, she approaches her multifaceted career with focus and determination. A global adventurer, Amie seamlessly transitions between roles behind and in front of the camera, with a portfolio spanning films, print, videos, and her own podcast, “Long Underwear.” Beyond her athletic prowess, Amie is a committed climate advocate, recognized with the 2021 Alliance Member of the Year award from Protect Our Winters for her impactful work in climate action. Whether conquering mountains or lobbying on Capitol Hill, Amie’s warm personality and infectious smile accompany her on every journey. With her eyes on the moon, she not only flourishes as an athlete but also uplifts women along the way, grounded in a dedication to hard work.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

BENJ gershman

Benj Gershman is an original member and bassist of the rock band, O.A.R., whose catalog consists of ten studio and six live albums recorded nationwide from Madison Square Garden to Red Rocks Amphitheater. Benj has just launched a new podcast called, What Could Be Bad, which focuses on elevating the conversation around mental health and wellness through personal exchanges with professionals within the entertainment industry. O.A.R. will return to The Amp this summer followed by Red Rocks on August 17 & 18 respectively.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

THE CANINE EXPERIENCE

The Canine experience is a pack that love to experience life and all it’s wonders. They travel the world teaching and entertaining thousands of people across the country, showcasing their dogs incredible talents through different dog sports and tricks, while promoting rescue adoption, and encouraging owners to take the leash and live the adventure.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

donny pelletier “MAINE’S FINEST ATHLETE”

Donny, commonly referred to as “Maine’s Finest Athlete” cut his teeth in the rugged landscapes of the Pine Tree State. Known for his heroic abilities on skis, he has broken multiple speed records, consistently smashing his previous fastest time. Donny’s talents now transcend skiing, he excels in any athletic pursuit he puts his mind to. Donny takes great pride in sharing Maine culture with the far reaches of the globe.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

brooke does everything

Brooke Johnson is a women’s empowerment content creator showcasing solo travel and trying new things.

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

chris davenport

Chris Davenport is considered one of the world’s most accomplished big-mountain skiers and mountaineers. A native of Aspen, Colorado, he has been called “one of North America’s top 25 skiers by Skiing Magazine and is a “two-time extreme skiing world champion.

 

 

The CoLab: A Creator Stage at the GoPro Mountain Games

unCle e

From the Olympics, Sea World and the ESPN X Games to the Surf World Tour, Moto GP and over 100 Red Bull events, Chris Ernst (aka..Uncle E) has had the honor of being the voice and personality that helps bring events to life. His mantra of educate, entertain and inform has helped add value to a plethora of diverse sports while engaging millions of viewers. As a former professional freestyle skier, a pioneer of the Olympic Sport of Skicross and event producer/consultant, Ernst knows how to speak the language of events and bring them to life.