A movement celebrating and empowering women in skiing and snowboarding.
The multi-faceted program will be brought to life at the newly renamed 2022 Heroic Killington Cup presented by Stifel, the world’s most attended women’s FIS World Cup, as a space to discuss, honor and lead innovation in women in skiing and snowboarding.
The initiative is designed to celebrate women's power while investing in their future success. In Heroic's 2022-23 debut season, the first focus will be coaching, launching at Killington.
Read the press release here.
Heroic Panel & Heroic Coffee Hour at the Heroic Killington Cup presented by Stifel
U.S. Ski & Snowboard will host its first activation as part of its women’s initiative, titled Heroic, with a Heroic panel at the 2022 Heroic Killington Cup presented by Stifel on Saturday, Nov. 27 from 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. ET. Listen to some of the most powerful women in the ski and snowboard industry discuss the newly launched initiative and its impact goals within the overall women’s movement, along with the challenges women face, improvements that have been made and general advice for those entering the ski and snowboard industry.
On Sunday, Nov. 27 from 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. ET, U.S. Ski & Snowboard invites the public to the inaugural Heroic Coffee Hour. Fans will have the opportunity to mingle with women in the ski and snowboard industry and learn more about the Heroic Initiative before day two of the Heroic Killington Cup presented by Stifel.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. ET at the Killington Ski Club / Media Center
- Media credential required for admittance
- Live-streamed via the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Facebook page
- Heroic Panelists
- Anouk Patty – Chief of Sport, U.S. Ski & Snowboard
- Kelly Pawlak – President, National Ski Areas Association
- Julie Woodworth – Executive Director, Vermont Alpine Racing Association
- Diann Roffee – Junior Program Director, Burke Mountain Academy
- Sophie Goldschmidt – President & CEO, U.S. Ski & Snowboard
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27
Heroic Coffee Hour
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. ET at the Killington K1 Lodge, third floor
- Open to public