“Like many of the people on our list, Reichhelm is known equally for her medals under her belt as she is for helping advance the sport through teaching people new techniques and basic principals. For 18 years she has helped run numerous camps, the biggest being Ski With Kim, where women and big-mountain skiing comes first. Reichhelm says “A lot of people feel so empowered by their ski experience that it carries into the rest of their lives. That’s a very cool thing to do just by doing a sport I love.”
Reichhelm’s credentials take her far back into the world of skiing — showing the world that a women can ski just as hard as the boys and come out on top. She has won two World Extreme Skiing Championships and has other winnings in the U.S. Extremes and the South American Extremes. She has also helped to advance the sport through much needed PR – appearing on “Late Night” with David Letterman and Dateline NBC, and is a frequent commentator/host for ESPN, FOX, OLN and Resort Sports Network.
Today, Reichhelm is focused on turning people on to the sport through her infectious enthusiasm and passion. She works tirelessly to break gender stereotypes in the industry and advance skiing as a whole.” – Skinet.com, October 26, 2016