About Twenty Two Designs
Finding liberation within the mountains, without restriction and with unsurpassed ease is hard to come by when conditions are tough and new terrains are hard to conquer. Fueling a passion for exploration, Twenty Two Designs is a US based Telemark bindings company that gives freedom to those looking to explore backcountry, side country or any trails that call your curiosity. Twenty Two Designs create premier Telemark bindings that are hailed year after year for their durability, creativity, ease and top tech performance.
Ingeniously designed by a duo mechanical engineer team of Chris Valiante and Collins Pringle, these two are every bit as passionate about telemarking as they are about creating. Twenty Two Designs was born from the Wyoming highway 22 that travels majestically over the Teton Pass - a now sought after and world class backcountry skiing destination that makes the mouths water of every outdoor adventurer out there.
Lauded as having created the best tele touring bindings out there, Twenty Two Designs is home to the Axl binding, a 6-hole mounted design that is crafted from chrome die springs that are so tough they will last a lifetime. Heavy wearing stainless steel outfits the front assembly line and although rigid for performance, these and other Twenty Two Designs bindings give you the most in customization options that a skier has never before even dreamt of. It will adjust to your own sense of skiing style and give you the performance you need when needed most. The Axl, Hammerhead and other telemark bindings have all been tested to withstand the max: 2000 lb. cable test that proves these bindings are meant to last and withstand even the toughest of telemark days. And if it’s even more stiffness that you’re after than grab the TwentyTwo Designs Axl/Vice Stiffy Spring Kit - a complete spring kit that offers up 15% stiffer springs for even greater performance. Other Twenty Two Designs Ski Bindings Accessories include the HammerHeel Risers with Medium Bail that are one of the easiest climbers on the market to use. Snapping up or down with the ease of your pole, these babies are strong and sturdy. Meanwhile the Twenty Two Designs Tail Leash secures your bindings through onto your boot while allowing you to keep them on when not in use. Really, this made in the USA brand has thought of it all - durability, accessibility and performance.
Capped off as an eco conscious company that values the environment and produces their performance brand in the USA, Twenty Two Designs strives to reduce waste by creating products that last a lifetime. Know that once you go of any of the Twenty Two Designs products, whether it be the Axls, Vices, Hammerheads or BombShells you’ll be buying a binding that will last a lifetime. Complete with a backed two year product warranty, these innovative ski accessories are the epitome of a built to last tool that will equip even the best skiers with the best instruments for their arsenal. Look to US Outdoor when you’re thinking of the best of the best in Telemark bindings and ski accessories, all from TwentyTwo Designs.