Owen Wood – Profile
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–First time on skis at age 2. With Mom practically holding me up.
– Started skiing on my own the following year…spending many years practicing on the “magic carpet” at Wachusett Mountain
– Started skiing in the Waterville Valley Junior Seasonal program at age 7.
– Started telemark skiing at age 8– Started competing in telemark races at age 9
– This year is my fourth year on the USTSA Development Team
My Goals and Motivation:
What I Love About Telemark Racing and Skiing:
Interesting Facts About Myself:
During the summer I love to go to golf camp and play golf with my Dad whenever he will take me.
Bromley – Under 18 men – 3rd place
Waterville Valley – Expert Men – 11th place
Crotched Mtn Nationals:- Expert Men
Classic 1- 22nd place
Classic 2- 23rd place
Sprint – 18th place
Parallel Sprint- 17th place
Gore Mtn. Sprint Classic- 2/2- DSQ
Gore Mtn. Sprint Classic- 2/3- 16th Men’s expert category
Gunstock Sprint Classic- 2/10- 16th Men’s expert category
Bromley Sprint Classic- 2/24- 4th Youth Men’s expert category
Junior Men’s 1st and 2nd Place at Waterville Valley in 2 days of sprint classic competitions; Junior Men’s 1st Place at Crotched Mountain sprint classic.
Junior Men’s 1st Place at Suicide Six; Junior Men’s 3rd Place at Wildcat Mountain; Junior Men’s 1st Place at Waterville Valley
Placed 2nd in my first ever telemark race in the junior men’s division at Crotched Mountain in March 2016.