SSWSC Century Mark: Nick Simon

Athletes and alumni look back on 100 years of memories

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Nick Simon, 16

Q. What age did you join the club and what discipline are you currently doing?

A. 4 years old. Freestyle, freeskiing

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Nick Simon

Q. Who are your friends in the club?

A. Robby Brown, Matt White, Lennon Vaughan, Spencer Vaughan, Billy Winters, Cam Zabel, Reed Wipperfurth, Britt Walton, Elise Lupori and Kenzie Gansmann.

Q. What is your favorite thing you do here at the club?

A. Ski park and rails, airbag, workout, water ramps

Q. Do you have a favorite memory from your times here at the club?

A. Getting certified on the water ramps for my backflip at the young age of 13, nailing my cork 9 on skis for the first time.

Q. What grade/school do you attend?

A. Sophomore at Steamboat Springs High School.

Q. So far in your skiing/boarding career, what is the most important thing you have learned through your involvement in the club?

A. To do my very best but don’t get stressed about it. Have fun and enjoy the thrill. We only get one go around, so we may as well relish the experience and really feel it.

Comments

Richard Boersma 2 months, 2 weeks ago

That last comment shows a lot of wisdom from a teenager. Go Nick!

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