Meet our World Class Staff

Experience a National Team caliber Speed Camp

The shared knowledge and passion that this world-class group of coaches and racers share for ski racing is unmatched. Normally, a camp of this quality is only offered at the highest levels of ski racing. American Downhiller offers the best coaching to the next generation to help continue the legacy of American Speed skiers. To attend a world-class National Team caliber ski camp is the opportunity of a lifetime!

Below is a list of our coaches. A compilation of ski racing knowledge of this caliber has never before been offered in one camp.

Current World Cup Racers:

  • Steven Nyman – 4 time World Cup Downhill race winner, 3 time Olympian. Steven’s attention to detail in his training is unmatched

  • Bryce Bennett – Poised to become a star, at 24 years old he has two top ten finishes on the World Cup.

  • Alice Mckennis – World Cup Downhill race winner!

  • Leanne Smith – Olympian and one of the best natural skiers on the World Cup, this lady is a fighter!

Former World Cup Racers:

  • Daron Rahlves – The most winning American Downhill racer of all time, no further explanation needed!

  • Marco Sullivan – World Cup downhill winner and 4 time Olympian.

  • Bryon Friedman – 3 Top ten World Cup Downhill finishes.  Entrepreneur, musician.

Former World Cup Coaches:

  • Johno McBride – Current head coach Men’s World Cup Speed Team.  15 years of experience coaching at the World Cup level, for the USA, Canada and Team America.

  • Chris Brigham – 20 year veteran of the World Cup tour. Brigham had a long tenure with the Men’s World Cup speed team and is now coaching at the Park City Ski Team.