How to Produce More Olympic Skiers & Snowboarders, Grow Participation, & Support Rural Mtn Town Communities (Ep.219)

How do we grow participation in snowsports, support rural mountain communities, and produce more World Cup skiers and snowboarders? I sat down with Will Brandenburg of the Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation to discuss all of the above.


  • Will’s title & the work of SVSEF (2:16)
  • From a small ski hill to the Olympics (6:32)
  • Hockey rinks & ski areas (30:27)
  • Increasing snowsports participation *and* high-level racers (35:22)
  • Building communities through small ski areas (54:58)
  • How do we make this happen? (58:20)