2013 World Champion

2015 Worlds Silver Medalist

Member of the SMS T2 team

2014 Sochi Olympic Team

US Ski Team Member

Jessie’s Blog

The "before" photo: Lauren, Ben, Me, Anne, Erika, Gabe, Andy ready to run! (photo by Pat O'Brien)

Long run + fun week = sore legs.

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This past week wrapped up a solid 3 weeks of training here in Stratton, Vermont! It’s been busy with camps visiting in town and jumping into training sessions, which keeps each day exciting with fresh faces and enthusiasm for new training venues. We had the SMS Summer camp here at…

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Taking a swim in Symphony Lake! (photo from Jason Cork)

Alaska, part one: the running

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This first week of camp in Alaska has been beautiful, fun, adventurous…and a lot of great training! Almost every day has included a running workout where we pick a new mountain, big or small, and go climb it! Or, we’ll do a fun running loop to a super cold lake…

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Me = nearly dead. Sophie = screaming at me to get going (photo from Pat)

Better together

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You know those wonderfully sappy, motivational sports movies that most people secretly (or openly) love? How the band of heroes creates a team, struggles together through tough training and ultimately wins the day? I got to experience a moment stolen right out of one of those movies during our time…

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One of my favorite roads to ski on - Winhall Hollow!

Back at it

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It’s been a long, long time since I’ve slept in the same house for longer than 2.5 weeks! This feel so weird to me. But it’s also incredibly nice to get settled in to the house so generously loaned out to us SMS team athletes for the summer. I actually…

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Bend, week 2

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That was an outstanding training camp. It was nice to return to Bend after a year with low snow, and what a treat to get enough snow left to crust ski! It was a tough camp, though. I’ll be honest…it was a lot of training, and there’s a fine line…

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So happy to be out skiing through the woods and mountains! (photo from Pat)

Earn your turns.

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The return to snow has been a pretty wonderful thing for me. After the initial 10 minutes of awkward stumbling around and getting used to being on long skinny skis instead of roller skis again, everything felt great! Our first US Ski Team camp of the year in Bend, Oregon…

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