Early Season Review

Our athletes are on the move! From World Cups to local events, USTSA athletes are in full-winter mode. In fact, with snow storms blowing in across the country it’s safe to say that winter is here to stay for a bit. Cory Snyder The FIS World Cup opened with La Thuile, Italy. USTSA athletes Cory Snyder and Larry ... More

G’paw’s trip out east

I had a wonderful time out east… there were cheers, tears, and old friends waiting for me. It was good to be back.   First, I would like to thank Nathan, Keith, Sarah, and all the other US Telemark supporters for their outstanding work and leadership in hosting the Gore Mountain Tele extravaganza weekend. ... More

2018-2019 US Telemark Teams Announced

The United States Telemark Ski Association (USTSA) has announced the rosters for the 2018-2019 US Telemark Teams.  This next season the organization will be supporting four teams; A Team, B Team, Development  Team, and Masters Team. Across the four teams there are 11 women and twenty-two men.   The A Team, ... More

Freeheel Life Cup Championships at Grand Targhee – Results

March 2-4 the top big mountain telemark skiers arrived at Grand Targhee Resort in Alta, Wyoming for the 2018 Freeheel Life Cup. This premiere telemark big mountain event allows tele skiers to test their knee-dropping skills against the best from around the globe. The field had competitors from Sweden, France, the United ... More

US FIS World Cup Results and Video

January 26 Today was the final day of FIS Telemark racing in the US this year and the event finished with a Sprint.  After two exhausting days of Classic races and rain earlier in the week, the Sprint under blue skies was a welcome relief.  For the second day in a row, the French stood atop the podium.  See the ... More

US to host 2018 World Cup events at Sugarbush and Suicide Six Resorts

August 15, 2017   Vermont, USA – The United States Telemark Ski Association (“USTSA”) is pleased to announce that our organization has been selected by the International Ski Federation (“FIS”) to host two separate FIS Telemark World Cup events in January 2018. USTSA is excited to be partnering with ... More

2017-2018 US Telemark Teams Announced

The United States Telemark Ski Association (USTSA) announced the rosters for the 2017-2018 US Telemark Teams.  There are three team levels with three top racers named to the A Team.  Fourteen were named to the B Team and another four to the Development (or D) Team. Three veteran team members will fill the A Team this ... More

Foulk and Snyder Claim National Championship Titles

Karbon US Telemark National Championships Recap   To demonstrate the breadth of Telemark and broaden its visibility, the Karbon National Championships were held at Grand Targhee Resort in Alta, Wyoming in conjunction with the Freeheel Life Cup. Over a hard-fought three days, the Men and Women National ... More

Pylman and Mailly Claim Top Honors at Freeheel Life Cup

Reprinted with permission from Telemark Skier Magazine: 2017 FREEHEEL LIFE CUP FINAL RESULTS The Finals of the 2017 Freeheel Life Cup went off in spectacular fashion at Grand Targhee Resort with some of the best big mountain telemark skiing to date. Both the junior finals and adult finals were held in the Bobcat area, a ... More

Global Rescue Sprint Classic at Suicide Six kicks off the race season

  The 2016-2017 US Telemark season got underway this past weekend with the Global Rescue Sprint Classic at Suicide Six Ski Resort in South Pomfret, VT. The first of the five races comprising the Minus33 Merino Wool Eastern Telemark Series, the two run event drew a excellent field of participants on a warm and ... More