Will Wicherski

Nordic Program Director

Will Wicherski is a nordic skier, geologist, and lover of the great outdoors.  He grew up in Boise, Idaho and quickly developed a passion for nordic skiing that has taken him all over the country and the world.  His junior nordic racing career included national championship podiums, representing the USA at Scandinavian Cup and Junior World Championships, and a post-graduate year at a ski gymnasium in Norway.  While receiving his bachelor's degree in Geosciences at Williams College he qualified for NCAA championships all four years as an Academic All-American.  Since college Will has coached for JHSC at the Devo, Junior, Prep & Comp levels and worked as a fluvial geomorphologist after receiving his master's degree in Geography from the University of Colorado Boulder.  While not coaching you can find him backcountry skiing, biking, running, or checking out geology around the Tetons.  Will is passionate about fostering a fun and inclusive team environment that encourages athletes to challenge themselves and embrace a nordic lifestyle.  He is extremely excited to work together with the community to support athlete aspirations and grow nordic skiing in Jackson Hole!  

 

Credentials/Certifications:

  • 6x Junior Nationals medalist

  • Scandinavian Cup qualifier

  • 3x Northern Norwegian champion

  • EISA Rookie of the Year

  • Junior World Championships qualifier

  • 4x NCAA championships qualifier

  • 4x Academic All-American

 

Education:

BA in History & Geology, Williams College

MA in Geography, University of Colorado Boulder

 

Personal Philosophy or Statement:

You get out what you put in. 

Discipline: 
Nordic
Position: 
Administration
Email: 
wwicherski@jhskiclub.org