From Dalbello — Denver, Colo. (Jan. 28) — Dalbello Skiboots has announced the signing of skiing phenom Sean Pettit to their already impressive roster of team athletes. At the ripe old age of 18, Pettit is already considered to be one of the best skiers in the world. His ability to blend huge, jaw dropping, lines with innovative new school style sets Sean apart as the torch bearer for the future of big mountain skiing.

Sean Pettit has already earned a collection of awards and film appearances that any seasoned pro would love to have associated with their career. Sean made a huge statement with his 2009 performance in MSP Production’s “IN DEEP” by taking Powder Magazine’s “Male Performer of the Year” and “Full Throttle” awards. Pettit most recently won the Red Bull Linecatcher event in Vars, France in January 2011.

“We are excited to bring Sean on board,” says Matt Titus, V.P. of Marketing for Dalbello USA. “Sean has been skiing in our Krypton Pro for a while and now it’s time to officially bring him into the family. Sean’s innovative skiing and positive outlook are a great fit for our brand and we look forward to many years of working and skiing together.”

Dalbello Skiboots is the only independent ski boot producer in the world. The factory is nestled in the foothills of the Dolomite Mountains in Asolo, Italy. The company has been producing skiboots in Asolo for over 30 years and is the world’s thirrd largest ski boot manufacturer.

TEAM (partial): Glen Plake, Tanner Hall, Jacob Wester, JF Houle, Russ Henshaw, Markus Eder, Julien Lopez, Nico Zacek, Sam Smoothy, Nick Goepper, Paddy Graham, Mirjam Jaeger, Janina Kuzma, Ane Enderud, and Sean Pettit.