Carlsbad, Calif. — July 7, 2007 — The Adio Snow Team welcomes two new riders to its top ranked snow team- Vermont native Kevin Pearce and Swiss born Frederik Kalbermatten. Already a household name in the world of skateboarding, Adio Footwear has deepened its commitment to snowboarding with products, culture and a lifestyle inspired and driven by its athletes.

“I’m excited to be a part of the Adio team. said 19-year-old Kevin who filmed with fellow Adio teammate Shaun White this past year for the upcoming Mack Dawg film “Picture This.

These exceptional riders join some of the most talented snowboarders in the business, including Nicolas Muller, Shaun White, Louie Fountain, Pat Moore, Eero Niemela, Elena Hight and Chanelle Sladics. Look for Fredi in Standard Films fall release “Catch the Vapors.

Earth Products is a leader in action sports footwear and apparel. It is the producer and distributor of Adio Footwear, Holden snowboard outerwear, and Planet Earth streetwear/outerwear.