Powder Recon

Meet the Team

The Powder Recon team is here to make you smile on each and every day of your Japanese powder adventure. With a diverse selection of local and international guides, there is always someone on hand to show you the best secret powder stashes as well as to point you in the right direction of some of the most unique cultural experiences and culinary destinations in the area.
 
Powder Recon is a collection of dedicated and passionate people, incredibly talented at what they do. Click below to find out a little more about each and every team member on hand this season.

We are all looking forward to meeting you in Myoko, Japan’s best kept secret!

Baba

A long standing member of the team, Baba is our do everything Japanese – English translator, who w...

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Bryce

Bryce has lived in Japan for five years and snowboarded annually since the ’99 season. He has experience...

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Cat

Originally from a dry ski slope in Scotland, Cat has become a small park rat that loves the mountain lif...

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Dan

Originally from the surf coast of Sydney, Dan moved to Melbourne before upping his life and moving to My...

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Dylan

A Swiss – Kiwi beast, he will throw himself off just about any cliff, pillow, jump, and ramp he ca...

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Elke

Tasmanian powder hunter, Elke travels the world following the winter, and putting on her skis at every o...

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Evan

The youngest member of the team but by no means the least creative. Along with being and amazing guitari...

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Hugo

Normally covered in powder, he can blend into any snowy backdrop. A snowboarder with a constant smile an...

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James

James is both Snowboarder and Skier, having spent 6 years in Leysin, Switzerland plus three with us here...

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Luke

Explorer and traveller, Luke has seen a lot and done even more. A man with a great sense of adventure an...

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Marco

Powder hound Marco, originally from Italy moved to Australia and swiftly fitted in as a keen kite surfer...

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Miyashita

“The master” he is a man that demands a lot of respect. He is a Japanese master carpenter in...

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Pat

Whilst the youngest member on the team, what Pat lacks in age he makes up for in experience. He has been...

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Ray

He kicked in some chromosomes to create Evan, but don’t take him lightly he can also create the most bea...

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Taka

Another new addition to the team, Taka is a Myoko-local who knows his way around the slopes like the bac...

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Vaun

Easily the most excitable member of the Powder Recon team. Vaun is a fun loving American who loves skati...

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