Meet the 2023 Canadian national Ski Mountaineering team.
Our skiers compete all over the world, and Team Canada has become a mainstay at World Championships, World Cup, Youth Olympic and Grande Course competitions. Ski Mountaineering athletes from all nations will make their Winter Olympic debut at Milano-Cortina in 2026.
The Canadian national team program continuously develops talented athletes, fosters personal growth and education, and promotes the core values of sportsmanship, stewardship and community.
Senior Team / Junior Team / Development Team / Coaching
Racing Goals: To compete at the World Championships in Spain & the Pierra Menta Grand Course stage race with teammate Kat in France in 2023.
Personal Sponsors: SkiUphill, Dynafit
Racing Goals: To be competitive on the world stage of skimo racing!
Personal Sponsors: Arc’teryx, G3
Racing Goals: In 2023 and beyond I would like to practice consistency and good sportsmanship in all events that I enter. I want to do my best no matter what the circumstances are. I would like to focus on the Individual, Vertical and Grande Course disciplines.
Racing Goals: I’m really excited to do Pierra Menta this season as I have never done a Grande Course yet! Big days with a lot of people is a bit intimidating but having a great partner will make it a blast!
Racing Goals: World Championships 2023 and to improve as much as I can.
Personal Sponsors: La Sportiva, CAMP, Fatmap, Julbo
Lori Anne Donald
Racing Goals: Represent Canada at the World Championships. Complete long ski traverses and climb Canada’s tallest peak. Develop the sport of Ski Mountaineering Racing in Canada!
Personal Sponsors: Ski Trab, Whitewater Ski Resort, Village Ski Hut
Racing Goals: Represent Canada on the World Cup and at 2023 World Championships. Work hard to get a little faster every season and enjoy the experience!
Personal Sponsors: SkiUphill, Dynafit, Orthotics In Motion
Personal Sponsors: La Sportiva
North Vancouver, BC
Racing Goals: Represent Canada at the 2023 World Championships. Keep improving every race.
Junior (U-18 & U-20) Team
Racing Goals: Gain experience in my first international race and promote the sport.
Racing Goals: To take my even skinnier cross-country skis off and go compete at Skimo World Champs again!
Racing Goals: Represent Canada at the 2023 Junior World Championships.
Personal Sponsors: Ski Trab
Racing Goals: Improving sprint racing and short distance race speed
Racing Goals: Looking to perform well domestically and to see what European racing is all about.
Racing Goals: Perform at local eastcoast races, at some Canada cup races and start to get experience at the international level. My favourite discipline is the individual.
Racing Goals: 2023 Skimo World Championships + Grand Course Racing
Racing Goals: Return to my best after beating cancer.
Racing Goals: To reach my highest potential as an athlete and as a person.
Personal Sponsors: The North Face, Dynafit, Ostrya