2013 World Champion

2015 Worlds Silver Medalist

Member of the SMS T2 team

2014 Sochi Olympic Team

US Ski Team Member

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Simi, Caitlin, Me, Sophie, Liz, Connor, Andy at one of the beautiful lookout spots on our run (photo from Sophie)

Outside the bubble

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We traveled across the ocean, trained in a new place, raced in the hot sun and reconnected with our World Cup friends. Without a doubt, the trip to Norway was worth the travel and for me it was exciting as well as motivating. Everyone on our team had different reasons…

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Liz, Simi, Sophie, Me, Kikkan, Andy (photo from Noah)

20 thoughts on the Norway camp

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As usual, my thoughts have run away from me again. Here’s a stream of consciousness approach to what I’m thinking of our camp in Norway so far: 1. Time change really sucks. I feel like I’m either sleepwalking through breakfast, or I’m just a little bit drunk. Hmmm. Definitely sleepwalking….

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Pretty psyched with our beautiful roller skis so far! Liz, Sophie, Caitlin, Kikkan

The Viking Sport

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As we’re roller skiing on the roads near Aure, Norway, we hear a car approaching from behind and move far over to the right side of the road. The driver slows to pass us, giving us a large amount of space, a friendly wave, and a look that says “you’re…

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Get strong! Push-up time (photo from Bruce Adelsman)

Good days on the Job

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After coming back from New Zealand, there was apparently a week and a half until now but I’ve been stuck in a time warp and I’m pretty unaware of what day it is anymore! That happens more often than I’d like to admit. I had a day at home in…

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Ready to wave in the parade!

“the Skis to the City”

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After a whopping big travel day, we made it to the Snow Farm in Wanaka, New Zealand! I’m so thrilled to be here, and see a country I’ve never been to. It’s so beautiful and I’m quickly falling in love with the skiing down under. We’re taking tons of photos…

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Waxing up the board! That stuff smells SO good.

The impulse surf trip

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A week filled with high quality intervals and one astonishingly muddy run on the Appalachian Trail needed a great ending…which Erika, Andy and I found alongside 50 other wetsuit-clad diehards out to get a little surfing in despite some cold weather! Before I get to that, let’s talk about the…

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The SMS girls on a roll (photo by Pat)

Drive

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What is the driving force that motivates you to do what you do? In other words, WHY do you ski? (or run, bike, swim…insert your sport of choice) No, really. Think about it. It’s a much harder question than it sounds. In our SMS girls team meeting last night, Annie…

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Annie, Anne, Me, Sophie and Ida giddy after finishing bounding intervals up Stratton Mountain (photo by Jason Cork)

Hot, Humid, Happy

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Summers in Vermont serve as a great reminder to me that: 1.) I really like living with my SMST2 teammates 2.) I love being outdoors 3.) Ski practice with the SMS juniors are so fun and I like watching them go after their goals 4.) Green Mountains are beautiful and…

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