US Skimo High Performance Group The USSMA announces the US Skimo High Performance Group (US Skimo HPG) for the 2020/21 race season. The goal of this program is to keep athletes interested in high performance skimo engaged, learning, building relationships and camaraderie, and continuing to progress as skimo racers.     The program structure has been developed by the USSMA and will be run by ath...

Continue Reading

November 2020 Newsletter All your USA Skimo News here! The snow is flying and ski season is just about here! We hope you are getting excited for whatever this season brings. We have a lot of updates for you in this newsletter. Although the season is still up in the air in many respects we are doing our best to get you the most up to date information as we get it.  Stay safe and positive!   US N...

Continue Reading

Hello Skimo Community! We hope you are enjoying the last of summer and looking forward to the snow flying soon! We have been working hard this summer to make the upcoming season the best it can be for you. Below are a number of updates from some of the many volunteer committees working to improve the USSMA and grow the sport. Enjoy! Purchase a USSMA hat or shirt! USSMA Membership / License: 2020-...

Continue Reading

Happy Summer Skimo Friends! We hope you all are enjoying the summer and getting outside to enjoy the warmer weather. The summer is a busy time for the USSMA with many initiatives being worked and a lot of planning. The very noticeable elephant in the room is of course COVID19. While we recognize there will likely be impacts to the upcoming season, we have continued to plan for a normal season alon...

Continue Reading

Season Wrap up and Review: The 2019-2020 skimo season started off strong with the Youth Olympic Games selections at Eldora, which also included the Sprint National Championships! Jan and Feb were full of many races around the country, as well as the Youth Olympic Games in Switzerland! The Teams National Championship was at Aspen, the Youth National Championships were at Brighton and the Individual...

Continue Reading

March 2020 Update Wow…where has the time gone?! Daylight savings in next weekend and it will be spring in about 2 1/2 weeks! Hopefully everyone is having a great winter season. Here’s some updates… RACE UPDATES Lots of races have been happening all over the World. The US had 5 athletes at the World Cup in Andora and then 6 athletes at the World Cup in Germany. The next World Cup ...

Continue Reading

HAPPY NEW YEAR! The USSMA wishes you and your family a Happy New Year! 2019 Recap 2019 was a great year for the USSMA and much was accomplished.  Membership has grown strong as well as many new committee and board members.  A 2019/20 National Team was selected and competed in the World Championships, in Switzerland, placing 7th place overall.  There were many USSMA sanctioned races and our pro...

Continue Reading

USSMA – Nov 2019 Update: The snow is here!  Are you getting excited for the race season?!?  Did you know there are thirty people actively involved in the USSMA as members of various committees?  We have an amazing community dedicated towards growing our sport and supporting our athletes. THANK YOU to all our athletes, parents, community supporters, race organizers, and the members of all...

Continue Reading

There has been a lot of activity this summer within the USSMA.  We have 30+ volunteers assisting on various committees and projects to keep the momentum and growth continuing.  Thank you to all that are helping and to all the members!  Below is a quick summary of some of the activity happening this summer. New Board Members After losing some board members over the summer, the Nominating & G...

Continue Reading

Want to get involved with the USSMA? Open Board Positions If you are interested, please email ram@ussma.org with a letter of interest.  Per our bylaws, the Nominating & Governance Committee is responsible for Board positions.  If you express interest the N&G Committee will reach out to you for next steps.  For more information on the USSMA structure and organization, you can review o...

Continue Reading