USA Skimo Announces 2023-2024 US National Team

Summit County, CO. (May 8, 2023) – The United States Ski Mountaineering Association (USA Skimo) named 24 athletes to its 2023-2024 National Team after several qualifying events that took place during the 22/23 race season. The qualifying events consisted of all USA Skimo national cup events and all ISMF sanctioned events,...

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2023 USA Skimo National Championships

March 10-12, 2023 – The Wasatch Powderkeg, held at Solitude and Brighton resorts in Utah, was host to the 2023 USA Skimo National Championships. After 3 days of racing, national champions were crowned in the three disciplines of ski mountaineering; Vertical, Individual and Sprint. Congratulations to the 2023 USA Skimo...

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USA Skimo Announces 2021-2022 US National Team

The United States Ski Mountaineering Association (USA Skimo) named 24 athletes to its 2021-2022 National Team after two qualifying races that took place Saturday, December 11th and Sunday, December 12th. The races turned out to be some of the most competitive in US ski mountaineering history, with over 100+ participants....

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November 2021 USA Skimo Newsletter

The skimo season is just right around the corner, are you ready? In Colorado, Arapahoe Basin is kicking off their Rise and Shine morning race series Tuesday, Nov 9th. From then on, races will commence around the country. The US Ski Mountaineering Association (USA Skimo) has been extremely busy over...

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USA Skimo announces Youth and Masters Development Programs

We are excited to announce new USA Skimo programs focused on growing youth and masters skimo racing in the United States. Sarah Cookler is leading our youth program. Molly Zurn is leading our masters program. Both programs strive to be inclusive and welcoming, provide recognition to top youth and masters...

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Skimo Olympic Announcement

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 (USA Skimo), Ram Mikulas, “This is fantastic news! We are very excited to hear...

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USA Skimo 2021/22 National Team Selection

2021/22 US Skimo National Team The United States Ski Mountaineering Association (USA Skimo) 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...

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USA Skimo News


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...

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