Michael Foote – Profile
US Team Member: 2017 Season
Hometown: Laconia, NH
Home Ski Hill/Resort: Sunday River, Newry Maine
Birthplace: Laconia, NH
Education: Laconia High School; USN Aviation Technical School; UNH Forestry and Cooperative Outreach
Personal Sponsors: Gatehouse Holdings, LLC; Foote Family Trust; Telemark Down, Eric Fey
USTSA Team Sponsors: Karbon, Global Rescue, Saucer Wax, Minus33, Telemarkdown, 22 Designs
My Skiing History:
Pine trees at 2. Dad encouraging the understanding that this is not a sport, but a religion. After Navy, wanted something to enjoy and work for, thus embarking on a Telemark adventure. Marrying Linda and bringing her children into to the sport. Mission accomplished!
My Goals and Motivation:
To inoculate the youth of America by promoting Telemark skiing and racing and to produce Telemark ski races at Sunday River.
What I love about Telemark Racing:
The camaraderie, the bells, and the joy of competition.
Interesting Facts About Myself:
I participate in my local government on a variety of boards and actually enjoy it.