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11/21/14 - NORCIC OFFERS THOUGHTS ON GERMAN QUALIFICATION

By Pete Graves
PARK CITY, UT--November 21, 2014---Qualifications are over for today (Friday) in Klingenthal, Germany site of the opening event of the 2015 FIS World Cup ski jumping, Klingenthal, Germany. Within the hour we caught up with USA coach Bine Norcic, who provided the USASJ News Bureau, with thoughts on… More...

11/20/14 - FIS WORLD CUP KICKS OFF SATURDAY

By Pete Graves
PARK CITY, UT--November 20, 2014-- Top athletes are ready to jump into the new season on Saturday as the FIS World Cup in ski jumping opens the 2014-15 season in Klingenthal, Germany, in just two days. USA athletes to be on hand include: Anders Johnson, Will Rhoads, Nick Fairall and Nick Alexander,… More...

10/29/14 - USA SKI JUMPING NAMES 2014-15 NATIONAL JUMPING TEAMS

By Pete Graves
Public Relations & Communications Director-USASJ
October 29, 2014---PARK CITY, UT---USA Ski Jumping (USASJ) has named the athletes that will comprise the 2014-15 US National Ski Jumping Teams. In making the announcement today USASJ Athletic Director Alan Johnson called the squads very impressive, noting, "we have a super dedicated group of… More...

10/12/14 - FAIRALL JUMPS TO U.S. NATIONAL CROWN IN LAKE PLACID, BRYAN FLETCHER TAKES COMBINED

By Pete Graves
Public Relations and Communications Director
LAKE PLACID, NY--October 12, 2014---U.S. National team ski jumper Nick Fairall (Andover, NH) was tied with Anders Johnson, after the first round today at the U.S. National Ski Jumping and nordic combined championships held in this two-time Olympic village, set against a strong field and bright… More...

10/10/14 - ON THE EVE OF LAKE PLACID; TALKING WITH CLINT JONES

By Pete Graves
PARK CITY, UT---October 10, 2014--Competition in Lake Placid, NY starts Saturday (tomorrow) with the NYSEF K 90 m event and then on Sunday the US National Championships will be held for ski jumping and nordic combined. Yesterday I had the chance to chat with Head Coach Clint Jones from Lake… More...

10/07/14 - LAKE PLACID NATIONALS SET FOR THIS WEEKEND

PARK CITY, UT---October 7, 2014---There are few events in our nordic world that gather the kind of excitement then the annual journey to the Olympic village of Lake Placid, NY does for ski jumping. That's why all eyes are focused there this coming weekend as ORDA and NYSEF combine forces to present… More...

09/26/14 - CRAWFORD BUSY ON JUMPING DEVELOPMENT ISSUES

By Pete Graves
Public Relations Director
PARK CITY, UT---September 27, 2014---"Things are going well.  I've been busy with several projects," said US Development Director Gary Crawford today in an interview.  "Obviously our ultimate goal is to increase numbers of participants in our sport.  We basically have three buckets… More...

09/09/14 - U.S. Cup DATES ANNOUNCED

PARK CITY, UT---September 10, 2014---USA Ski Jumping announced today the dates for the nations premier series of ski jumping events. These events will feature jumpers traveling across the nation seeking coveted  Cup Points. In making the announcement today the USASJ's Rex Bell praised the… More...

09/09/14 - A TRIBUTE TO DON AND EARLE

By Pete Graves
The last few weeks have been tough in our small and tight-knit ski jumping family as we lost two wonderful members of our community. The passing of Don West and Earle Murphy leaves a huge void that struck us to the core. They had been around so long, loved the sport so much and contributed so… More...

08/03/14 - FRIBERG JUMPS TO U.S. NATIONAL TITLE

By Pete Graves
USASJ Public Relations Director
PARK CITY, UT--(August 3, 2014)---In a strong and spirited competition on the K-134m ski jump here in Park City, Utah, Christian Friberg (St. Paul, MN) took his first-ever National Senior crown to win the US Ski Jumping Large Hill National Championships at Utah Olympic Park. In the US only class… More...