Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Mangan: On or off the team, ideas for the future

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Strengthening and supporting our college programs benefit the development of our national teams. Or so one would think.

Rokos: The problem with the US Ski Team and college

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College programs operate with solid financial resources and typically excellent facilities, staff and support systems, thanks to the presence of collegiate funding. For the NGB, this is an opportunity to broaden the developmental base.

Letter: USST’s failure to American athletes

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The article “USST, NCAA butt heads over NorAm schedule” is nothing new to me, but the arrogance surrounding Tiger Shaw is appalling. As a...

Letter: Collegiate skiing and the U.S. Ski Team

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Collegiate skiing has a long and storied history in the United States, from the Dartmouth Outing Club hosting the country’s first ski race on the slopes of Mt. Moosilauke in 1927 to Bob Beattie moving from CU to coach the National Team in 1961, and then starting the World Cup in 1967.

Letter: Why the U.S. Ski Team is not the dream team

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The day I joined the National Training Group was the day I began to question my love for ski racing. My entire life leading...

Otto Tschudi: Looking back and ideas for the future

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Having been involved in the World Cup, the NCAA, and the World Pro Ski Tour, the Norwegian star knows one thing is for certain, the current conflict between skiing institutions in North America will take the sport nowhere.

USCSA announces cancellation of 2021 National Championships

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The U.S. Collegiate Ski & Snowboard Association (USCSA) has canceled the 2021 US Collegiate Ski & Snowboard National Championships. Citing concerns from its membership...

Paula Moltzan: collegiate unique

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"I had new reasons to be excited," said Moltzan. "After five years of paying to be a member of the U.S. Ski Team, I had become a scholarship athlete, and in addition to having someone paying for my ski racing, they would pay for my education."

Letter: NCAA skiing as a pipeline – a single experience

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Articles that have come out surrounding this issue all have one thing in common: they have some serious truths. However, I think many points...

With strong results at nationals, Middlebury’s Erik Arvidsson prepares for speed comeback

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Middlebury skier Erik Arvidsson is ready to shift gears from college racing and get back into speed. Finishing fourth and sixth in the super...

Charles Christianson: Finding success on and off the snow

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Charles Christianson's life experience is a story of persistence, adaptation, and improbable achievement. A four-time All American and retired World Cup athlete, he is currently chief of staff at Alterra Mountain Company and a member of the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Foundation's Board of Trustees.

Fall Line: What a discussion it has been!

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Ski Racing Media Chairman Dan Leever chimes in on the college ski racing discussion, officially concluding our series on this issue. As Dan says, we have been inspired by broad engagement from the community demonstrated by hundreds of thousands of visitors to SkiRacing.com, hundreds of comments and letters to the editor. Thank you to all who participated.

Letter: Choices are always difficult

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I am writing to express my opinion on the recent articles about the development differences between the USST and NCAA. I am a three-time...

Letter: US Ski Team myopia

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Thank you for this opportunity to speak to the USST for its lack of cooperation with the collegiate system. For years, when Pat Miller and...

Letter: My perspective on USST, NCAA

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The United States Ski Team and their view on college skiing has been a very controversial topic for years. From my perspective it is...

Leif Nestvold-Haugen: From DU to World Cup success

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As a boy growing up in Lommedalen, Norway, Leif Nestvold-Haugen started skiing on cross-country skis as soon as he could walk. It's an activity...

Rethinking the College Option

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How do college programs fit in to the U.S. Ski Team's new development vision?

The State of Alpine Ski Racing – Performance and Participation

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While podium performances by the United States' top athletes on the World Cup and Olympic levels is extraordinary, one doesn’t need to look far to see problems lurking.

Letter: US Ski & Snowboard is responsible to all

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The outpouring of emotion and passion from the heart of young athletes is awesome. I encourage more young athletes to speak out about their experiences.

Video: Behind the scenes featuring Leif Nestvold-Haugen

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FIS Alpine takes a behind the scenes looks at Haugen's come-up on the World Cup circuit.

Warner Nickerson officially retires

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Admitting to fans his "aspirations as a world class skier are gone," Nickerson steps away from life as a competitive athlete.

New Hampshire ski pioneer Robert Skinner dies at 96

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Skinner played a number of significant roles in the development of U.S. skiing.

Choose the Right College for Racing

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Do you go across the country? Do you stay local? Is NCAA the right choice, or is USCSA more your speed?

Mission Ridge launches academy and collegiate program

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New educational opportunities abound for MRST skiers in Washington.
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