Race suit and gloves, Ken Read c. 1976.

This ski outfit worn by Ken Read throughout his iconic career displays the Crazy Canucks style. The red helmet showcases stickers from the 1976 Innsbruck Olympics games, while the bib is from the 1980 Hahnenkamm. The gloves proudly display a maple leaf.

Artifact Details

Date: ca 1975-1985
Discipline: Alpine
Type: Clothing / Equipment / Bibs
Colour: Yellow, red, white
Material: N/A
Measurements: Mannequin: height 180 cm, Width (arm to arm) 64 cm, Depth (23cm)
Markings: "Dynafit", "Descente", "Carrera", "Innsbruck 1976"
Catalogue Number: L2008.222

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