Education

There are many opportunities for teaching and learning in the telemark world and while most ski resorts offer Telemark lessons, we would like to highlight some of the successful programs and educators that we are aware of throughout the country.  Many of these programs involve USTSA members and past USTSA National Team ... More

Telemark in the Olympics

In this 2007 video Telemark Racers from around the world ask the world to make Telemark an Olympic sport. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvvw58lVl9s More

Skiers go head-to-head at U.S. Telemark Nationals

THE NATION'S BEST telemark skiers went head-to-head last weekend for the championship title at Tamarack Resort in Idaho. During three days of competition, the Alpine-Nordic skiers put their skills to the test as they competed in the U.S. Telemark National Championships. The telemark race series is compiled of four ... More

Anderson and Schmid-Sommer earn Telemark National Titles on Tamarack’s Slopes

TAMARACK, Idaho – (February 19, 2008) –This past weekend the nation’s best telemark skiers went head-to-head for the championship title on Tamarack’s run, Tango. During three days of competition, the Alpine-Nordic skiers put their skills to the ultimate test as they competed in the U.S. Telemark National Champion... More

U.S. Telemark ski team headed to Europe

World Cup races in five different countries will challenge Whitefish racers The U.S. Telemark ski team, featuring three members from Whitefish, will be embarking on a trip to five European countries in January to compete in World Cup races. Their motto, according to the team's unofficial Web site is "Free your heel ... More

Telemark makes it free-heeling season

When the skiing season opens Dec. 14 on Copper Mountain, there will be one technical difference. For the first time, the Colorado High School Activities Association will allow telemark equipment. After years of coaches pushing for use of the equipment, a decision was made largely to increase the number of athletes who ... More

Hauser, Stein boost U.S. Telemark National Team

THE UNITED STATES TELEMARK Ski Association has announced the 2007-08 national team. (more…) More

Hauser named to U.S. ‘A’ Team for 2nd time

SILVERTHORNE - Drew Hauser of Silverthorne is one of four athletes who have been named to the U.S. Telemark Ski Team's "A" squad, as announced by the U.S. Telemark Ski Association (USTSA). Hauser, 18, who graduated from Summit High School this past spring, will be entering his second year on the A Team and his third ... More

Telemarking, and Its Local Star, is Pining for Olympics

Competitive alpine ski racers are generally done with the sport by their early 30s. But Jeannine Poucel didn't even begin her racing career until reaching that age. She entered the very first race she saw in a snow discipline practiced by very, very few. Moreover, it was her first ski race of any kind. She recalls that ... More

US Telemarkers Continue Winning Streak

Three US Telemark Team members and local residents of Whitefish once again claimed top honors in the final day of World Cup Races at Big Mountain Ski Resort. With a light snow falling after two days of sunshine, Reid Sabin of the USA, took first place in the grueling Classic Race with a time of 02:55.2. Tony Burn of ... More