Suzanne Pattinson – Biography
Hometown: Sandpoint, ID
Birthplace: Portland, OR
Education: B.S. Natural Resource Conservation
Sponsors: Karbon, Global Rescue, CW-X Conditioning Wear, Saucer Wax, Smartwool Socks
My Skiing History:
I started skiing when I was 7yrs old. I have been telemarking for 7yrs. I participated in the Selkirk Classic five years ago for fun and competing grew from there.
My Goals and Motivation:
I love new challenges. I like to see how far I can push myself.
Why do I Telemark Race?
I enjoy the atmosphere of the races, everyone is positive and there to have a good time. I like trying to push myself.
Interesting Facts About Myself:
I ski with little kid rollerblading knee pads, they are little pink fuzzy bears. One got lost in a snow bank last year for a month and was found again.
3rd overall at US National Telemark Championships
15th overall at World Cup Classic
I was 9th overall in the world