Gear Guide: Velez Zuzulova joins growing team of World Cup Rebels

On Friday, HEAD and Veronika Velez Zuzulova announced that the Slovakian slalom skier would be the newest World Cup Rebel.

“We are pleased Veronika Velez Zuzulova will be joining the HEAD World Cup Rebels team for the upcoming season! She is an absolute top athlete in the slalom discipline with 30 podiums and 5 World Cup wins. #worldcuprebels,” HEAD wrote on their Facebook page.

Velez Zuzulova finished second in the World Cup slalom rankings this season with five World Cup podiums and one win in the slalom at Zagreb, Croatia. The veteran athlete–born in 1984–has started in 181 World Cups and earned five victories in total.

She joins the HEAD team with Tina Weirather and Aleksander Aamodt Kilde, who also announced their equipment change this spring.