Keith Rodney – Profile
USTSA Sponsors: Karbon, Global Rescue, Saucer Wax, Minus33, Telemarkdown, 22 Designs
My Skiing History:
I raced 2 years in College and then moved to racing in the local master’s races in alpine as well as coaching and teaching Alpine Nordic and Telemark skiing. I am currently working full-time in the ski industry based out of Mount Snow, VT.
My Goals and Motivation:
Continue working as assistant coach for the US Team helping athletes achieve their goals. Also a motivating factor is being on the Board of Directors for USTSA as the Vice President.
What I Love About Telemark Racing:
I love the adrenalin that comes from standing in the start waiting for your turn to run the course.
Interesting Facts About Myself:
I have been teaching and coaching full time for 26 ski seasons. This season I competed for a positions with PSIA National Demo Team, although I was not selected it was educational and an honor to represent the east as one of their top instructors.
Continuing coach with the team
US Nationals – 8th in sprint, 10th in classic, round of 8 in the parallel