2019/20 USSMA National Team
Now that the dust has settled from the selection race weekends…
The USSMA is excited to announce the 2019/20 USSMA National Team!
Senior Women (Open)
- Michela Adrian – Bozeman, MT
- Sierra Anderson – Breckenridge, CO
- Jamie Brede – Breckenridge, CO
- Sarah Cookler – Silver Fork, UT
- Annamae Flynn* – Marble, CO
- Sara Kadlec* – Boulder, CO
- Nikki Larochelle – Breckenridge, CO
- Chelsee Pummel – Bozeman, MT
- Jesse Young – Aspen, CO
- Kate Zander – Breckenridge, CO
Junior Women (18-20)
- Morgan Fortin – Albuquerque, NM
- Victoria Olson – Salt Lake City, UT
Cadet Women (15-17)
- Elsa Bates – Breckenridge, CO
- Ada Fendler – Silver Fork, UT
- Samantha Paisley – Silver Fork, UT
- Grace Staberg – Silverthorne, CO
Senior Men (Open)
- Jon Brown – Crested Butte, CO
- Jason Dorais – Salt Lake City, UT
- Mike Foote – Missoula, MT
- John Gaston – Aspen, CO
- Tom Goth – Salt Lake City, UT
- Rory Kelly – Boulder, CO
- Jack Linehan – Aspen, CO
- Cam Smith – Gunnison, CO
- Max Taam – Aspen, CO
Espoir Men (21-23)
- Peter Butler – Port Angeles, WA
- Jeshurun Small* – Gunnison, CO
Junior Men (18-20)
- Max Bonenberger – Breckenridge, CO
- Jacob Dewey – Gunnison, CO
- Peter Hajdo* – Gunnison, CO
- Henry Hanes – Albuquerque, NM
- Finnegan Remias – Breckenridge, CO
- Sam Wescott – Silverthorne, CO
Cadet Men (15-17)
- Connor Albin – Breckenridge, CO
- George Beck – Woody Creek, CO
- Sam Burke – Dillon, CO
- Paul Hans – Breckenridge, CO
- Mark Jardim – Breckenridge, CO
- Caden Klein – Aspen, CO
- Rush Peterson – Silver Fork, UT
- Jeremiah Vaille – Dillon, CO
*Not attending World Championships.
- This is the largest and most competitive USSMA National Team ever.
- 20 of the athletes are under 21.
- Oldest athlete is 47, but we won’t say who.
- 68% of the team is from Colorado.
- 34% of the team is from Summit County, CO.
Athlete Demographics by State:
- Colorado – 28
- Utah – 7
- Montana – 3
- New Mexico – 2
- Washington – 1
Most of the team will be traveling to Villars-sur-Ollon for the Ski Mountaineering World Championships, March 9-16, 2019. Stay tuned to Facebook & Instagram for more information about worlds and keeping up with the team during the competitions.
A huge congratulations to all the athletes!