Yusuke was born and raised in the capital of powder skiing; Japan. However The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, he left Japan 2006, moved to Europe skiing after learning English in Canada and stayed in Europe for 8 years.

Since 2015 he moved to New Zealand and has been involved in NZSIA. Finally found the middle ground skiing all year round between Japan and New Zealand. A bit of both powder and icy groomers. He splits his year working for Cardrona Alpine Resort NZ and Far East Snowsports Niseko Japan.


This lifestyle allows him to pursue his other passion of travelling. So far he has visited 86 nations in the world.

His current goal is to learn as much as he can from Interski and share it with as many as snow sports lovers and also visit more countries and make the number 100.