Freeskiing pioneer Candide Thovex is a legend beyond just the world of skiing. He is the most famous guy to strap into two planks and is often referred to as the best skier in the history of the sport. The only skier to have won all X Games disciplines (Big Air, Halfpipe and Slopestyle) and take the title of the Freeride World Tour. His game changing POV edit series ‘One Of Those Days’ gathered 35+ million views worldwide thanks to his fast pace, effortless style and ability to do what no one else thinks possible.
Candide has been partnering with Faction since 2012 and has gone on to form a collaboration creating the multi-award winning Candide Thovex Signature Series of super-durable park and all-mountain skis, and exceptionally light and versatile backcountry skis.