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...

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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-...

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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...

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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...

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USSMA 2021/22 National Team Selection 2021/22 US Skimo National Team  The United States Ski Mountaineering Association (USSMA) announces the 2021/22 winter ski season, national team selection process & criteria. This will be a one-year term from December 2021 to November 2022. In addition to qualifying athletes to the team, there will be a limited number of top finisher spots that will have t...

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Skimo Olympic Announcement – USSMA Press Release Ski Mountaineering (Skimo) is now an Olympic sport! Today the International Olympic Committee (IOC) unanimously approved to add Ski Mountaineering to the Milano Cortina 2026 Winter Olympics.   From the President of the US Ski Mountaineering Association (USSMA), Ram Mikulas, “This is fantastic news!  We are very excited to hear about t...

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