• Providing alpine ski racing youth with an environment of education, communication and teamwork, which empowers each athlete to reach their athletic, personal and academic potential.
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    Jesse Hunt, jesse.hunt@parkcityskiteam.org

    Program Director and General Manager

    Jesse Hunt has dedicated his life to alpine ski racing.

    He joined the Park City Ski Team Program in June, 2009 after 16 years with the United States Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA), most recently as the US Ski Team Alpine Director.

    During this time Jesse was part of what is arguably the most successful stretch of alpine results in US Ski Team history which includes 4 overall World Cup titles, 12 Olympic medals and 18 World Championship medals.

    A professional staff of coaches support Jesse, including many with national team competition experience. All PCST coaches have USSA Coaches’ Association certifications and continuously update their education with clinics and certification classes.

    Gail Barber, gbarber@parkcityskiteam.org
    Team Manager/Program Coordinator


    A/B TEAM – U21-U18

    Jason Hey, Women’s FIS Head Coach, jayhey7@gmail.com

    This is Jason’s 9th  season with the Park City Ski Team. Jason started his career as a J3 coach and is now the Head Women’s FIS Coach. He is originally from Northborough Massachusetts, where he ski raced at Ski Ward and Wachusett Mountain. He went on to race for Plymouth State University and was team captain for 2 years. Jason graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice and a Minor in Psychology. Outside of PCST, Jason has 7 years of coaching experience at Mt. Hood Summer Ski Camps. In the off season, he spends his time mountain biking and rock climbing.

    Jess Kelley, Women’s FIS Assist. Coach, 

    John Buchar, jbuchar@parkcityskiteam.org
    Head Men’s Coach: A/B TEAM – U21-U18

    John, born in Ostersund, Sweden, has been coaching for the Park City Ski Team since 2010. Previous to coaching, John raced for the University of Denver from 2005-2009. During his time at Denver, John was a member of the back-to-back NCAA National Champions in 2008 and 2009. John also won 2 individual championship titles in slalom and giant slalom in 2008. He was awarded “College Male Athlete of the Year” in 2008 by the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame. John was a member of the Swedish National Team from 1999-2003.

    Nick Stenicka Men’s Assist Coach


    Cameron Chin U16 Men’s Coach/Head Conditioning Coach: cameronchin1@gmail.com





    Joe Dunn, U16 Assistant Coach


    Will McDonald, U16 Assistant Coach


    Freddy Grossniklaus, U16 Assist Coach

    Freddy was born in Beatenburg, Switzerland where he became a member of the Beatenburg Ski Team in 1972 and was later promoted to the Regional Team. He was an elite racer in slalom, giant slalom, and downhill until 1991 where he gained the experience of forerunning the Lauberhorn Downhill in 1990 and 1991. Freddy has experience coaching the Regional Ski Team in Switzerland from U10-U18. He is certified as a Federal Swiss Ski Instructor, as well as Examiner in 1988. Freddy has experience coaching for Canterbury Ski Club in New Zealand from 1987-1988. He is also the official pace setter in SL and GS for the international ski instructor courses and Swiss handicap races. He also conducted the Conditioning Camp for the Technical Swiss Ski Team in 2010. He is a USSA Certified Level 300 coach. Freddy has been coaching for PCST since 2009 starting as a U12 coach and is currently a U14 coach.


    Jason Lance, U14 Program Coordinator/ U14 2nd yr Head Coach, jasonpricelance@gmail.com

    Colleen Jamieson U14 1st Yr Head Coach

    Jackie Reis U14 Assist Coach

    Jackie grew up in Falmouth, ME and ski raced for Gould Academy in Bethel, ME. After skiing NCAA Division I in the 2008 season, Jackie transferred to the University of Maine at Farmington. While at UMF, Jackie majored in Secondary Special Education and skied for the Division III team for 3 years and was captain of the team for 2. Jackie went on to ski coach for Mt. Hood Summer Ski Camps for 6 summers. Jackie joined PCST in the fall of 2013 and is a USSA level 200 coach. In the off season Jackie enjoys riding bikes, rock climbing, and hanging at the beach.

    Chris Brigham , U14 Assist Coach

    Collin Jardine, U14 Assist Coach 

    Andy Van Osdol,  Assist U14 Coach, avanosdol@parkcityskiteam.org

    Tobias Reiss, Assist U14 Coach

    Ralph Raffin ,Head U12 Coach, rraffinu12@gmail.com

    Eric Wilkinson, U12 Assist Coach

    Nick Schiltz, U12 Assist Coach

    Brendan Wall, U12 Assist Coach

    Brenden is from Warwick, NY where he grew up racing at Mt. Peter and later became a member of their coaching staff. Brenden graduated with a degree in Health and Physical Education and then proceeded to get his Master’s degree in Exercise Science from East Stroudsburg University. He moved to Park City three years ago to partake in a Sports Science Internship with USSA at the Center of Excellence which lead to becoming the strength and conditioning coach for U.S. Ski Team Men’s Alpine C/D team. This is Brenden’s first year coaching with the Park City Ski Team

    Duane (Dar) Hendrickson, dar@parkcityskiteam.org
    Head Coach: DEVO TEAM

    Hilary Reis,  Assist Devo Coach

    PJ Spalding, Assist Devo Coach

    Geoff Boland, Assist Devo Coach

    Max Carpenter, PT Assist Devo Coach


    The Park City Ski Team thanks the following sponsors for their support: