Where are you from? What is your home club?
Steamboat Springs, SSWSC
How old were you when you started ski jumping or nordic combined?
9 yrs old
Is this your first World Championships exprience? If not, how many times have you competed in WSC?
1st World Champs
Where do you go to school and what kind of classes are you taking?
I go to school at the University of Utah, I am going into the business school.
How is school going right now?
Slow and steady
What is your favorite ski jumping or nordic combined memory?
Competing in the 2018 Olympics with my teammates & weekday nights jumping and skiing at Howelsen Hill as a kid
Describe the feeling of ski jumping in your own words.
Its the feeling of freedom and weightlessness when you come of the takeoff with a good jump and feel yourself float away from the hill
What is the result you are most proud of and why?
I am proud of my results that qualified me for the Olympics and my first world cup points this season in Trondheim, NOR
What is one thing which you have been focused on improving which will help you meet these goals?
I have been focused on improving my flying in the ski jump portion and my finishing ability on the XC side
Who is your role model in the sport?
Fast Bill (Demong)
To you, what does it mean to be on the World Championship team?
Competing at my best when it counts with the teammates that I have been working with all season for those events
What do you hope to learn or accomplish at these upcoming World Championships?
I hope to learn more about how to have a top performance when it matters most
What is something new that you have added to your training repertoire this year?
Do you prefer ski jumping or cross country skiing?
Depends on the day
Why do you do both?
I get to fly and feel fast
What are your hobbies outside of skiing?
Backcountry skiing, mountain biking, camping, travel, cooking, reading
What is your favorite post workout meal?
A Netflix show you would recommend to others?
What is your spirit animal?
Who do you think would win in a fight between a taco and a grilled cheese sandwich, and why?
While I want the taco to win, the grilled cheese would.