Your chance to design the Tom Wallisch pro model Kombi glove for next year

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 19, 2009 7:39 am

Tom Wallisch has quickly emerged as one of freestyle skiing’s most popular figures. One of the reasons behind his surging popularity has be related to his innovative style. Whether it was teaching us how to “pretzel” on rails, or looking fly in the brightest red ski boots ever, Wallisch has always been a trend setter in the ski world even before he officially turned pro.

Now that Tom has deservedly hit it big, he needs what every pro skier must have, a fresh, fashion-forward pro model glove! The best part of all is not only will Wallisch’s hands now be as stylish as his riding, but you might be the artist responsible for outfitting the anointed “King of Afterbang.”

Kombi, his glove sponsor, has announced a contest where aspiring graphic designers can submit their artwork using a template, in hopes of it being selected for Wallisch’s glove design pattern. The top 10 designs will be voted on by the public, and the winner will be personally selected by the man himself. Afer all, he needs to ensure his style remains flawless.

The template for the contest:

So what can the winner of this contest look forward to other then seeing their work adorning one of the world’s best skiers?

-Winner will receive $500 cash and 5 pairs of Tom Wallisch’s new 2010/2011 pro model glove.
-Winner will be announced on on December 1st by T-Wall himself

Here are the official rules for the contest:

-Contest runs from Nov 1st to Nov 25th, 2009.
-All designs MUST be submitted by Nov 25th, 2009 latest midnight.
-All designs must be created in provided template.
-All designs must be uploaded to
-T-Wall will ultimately pick the winning design himself, but help make his decision his easier by narrowing it down to the top 10 or so by voting for your favorite design. And no cheating…we can tell!