Cross Country Program Director
Years with SVSEF: 31
Hometown: Hailey, ID
College: Michigan Technological University
Favorite run/trail/backcountry lap: Any place that includes a desperate thrash while short of food and water with darkness looming
Ski background: Raced at Michigan Tech then coaching took me to Washington and Alaska before coming to Sun Valley. Its pretty sweet getting to go skiing every day with such a great group of athletes and coaches
Hobbies/other interests: Fly fishing, exploring and camping with my wife Bridget
USSA Level 300 Cross Country Ski Coach
Wilderness First Responder
Cross Country Assistant Program Director
Years with SVSEF: 13
Hometown: Ketchum, Idaho
College: Bates College
Favorite run/trail/backcountry lap: Coaches’ Climb
Ski background: Grew up skiing with SVSEF before skiing one year in college at Bates.
Hobbies/other interests: Hockey, rafting, Calvin the dog
Certifications: USSA L200
The SVSEF Cross Country program provides year-round training that focuses on advanced technique development, individualized training planning, use of effective sports psychology skills, positive team atmosphere, employment of effective nutritional strategies and an appreciation of the value of sport in the development of work ethic and character.
THE NORDIC LEGACY PROJECT
A capital campaign supporting our cross country facilities. In order to continue the level of excellence of our cross country program, SVSEF needs to update and improve its facilities.
There are three components to the Nordic Legacy Project.