Ian Ford

U10 Coach

Ian learned to ski on the steep icy slopes of Suicide Six in central Vermont. He went on to race at Holderness School in New Hampshire. Upon finishing college he was in search of the best place to ski and ended up in Jackson Hole. He began coaching as a U10 coach his first winter, attempting to provide local kids with the same fun and appreciation for skiing that he had as a kid in Vermont. 

 

Sport Specific Background, Experience, and Roles:

  • Raced at the USSA level for 9 Years.

  • Coaching for the JH Ski and Snowboard Club for 5 years

 

Education, Professional Degrees, and Certifications:

BA in Studio Art and Outdoor Studies From St. Lawrence University

 

Personal Philosophy or Statement:

Having fun while learning fundamentals to lead to a lifelong love of the sport of skiing! 

Discipline: 
Alpine
Position: 
Coach