Athlete Pipeline Philosophy And Implementation
U.S. Ski Team
The U.S. Ski Team is the sport's national team, consisting of A, B and C teams nominated annually. The objective of the U.S. Ski Team is to field teams that are capable of national and international success. This success is measured by winning at the Olympic, World Championship, World Cup, World Junior Championship, Europa Cup and NorAm Cup events. Click here for more information.
U.S. Development Team
The Development Team operates under the guidance of the U.S. Ski Team, representing the pinnacle of the junior development pipeline. Like the A, B and C teams, the D team is also nominated annually. The purpose of the Development Team is to field a team that is best in the world at the junior level. Click here for more information.
National Training Group
The National Training Group supports junior athletes by providing training and pace at the highest level to support the development of the top regional junior athletes. Learn more here.
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