Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin


Summer Home:

Jackson, WY

Winter Home:

Jackson Hole, WY

Years with Armada:

14 years

One of the few people to ski Mount Everest from the summit, Jimmy has filmed and photographed some of the world’s most progressive athletes and explorers while participating in breakthrough expeditions around the planet. He has made notable first ascents in the Karakoram, traversed the Chang Tang Plateau in Tibet on foot and skied first descents in the Himalayas. Jimmy’s work has been featured on the cover of National Geographic, and his recent film Meru won the Audience Choice Award at the Sundance 2015 Film Festival. He splits his time between New York City and Jackson Hole, Wyoming with his co-director and wife, Chai Vasarhelyi, and their daughter Marina.