"It’s always been a huge goal of mine (to win a U.S. title). I remember when nationals came to Squaw when I was a U14, and I remember watching everyone, and now to be standing on top of the podium really means a lot. It’s a good stepping stone..."
7 Things You Didn't Know About Keely Cashman
- 1. Not only is she a rockstar skier, but when she's not crushing on the slopes, she plays the guitar and ukulele and fly fishes, paddle boards, hunts, cooks, road bikes, rides dirt bikes...she does it all.
- 2. Her most notable athletic accomplishments are: 4th World Juniors alpine combined, 1st U.S. National Giant Slalom, and third in the NorAm Cup overall standings.
- 3. Keely's favorite athletes are Steph Curry and Serena Williams.
- 4. Hailing from a town with a population of just 86 people, Keely is the daughter of former U16 National Training Group (NTG) Coach John and wife Christy Cashman. During the offseason, she works at her family's coffee shop, which has been open for over 20 years.
- 5. In 2014, Keely competed as the only U16 American woman to participate in the second annual Longines Future Ski Champions event and in 2016 competed in the Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.
- 6. Keely's dad is her biggest inspiration. "He taught me everything I know about the sport and I owe a lot of my success to him. Not only is he an incredible coach, but he is an exceptional person."
- 7. Every year, she participates in the Yosemite Facelift, where she helps pick up trash throughout the national park.
Teams: 2021 (qualified, but injured)
First World Cup Start - SL, Flachau, AUT, Jan. 10, 2017 • First World Cup Points, 17th, DH, Val d'Isere, FRA, 2020 • 16th, DH, Val d'Isere, FRA, 2020 • 10th, SG, Val d'Isere, FRA, 2020
Junior World Championships
Teams: 2018, 2019, 2020 • 3rd, AC, Narvik, NOR, 2020 • 5th, SG, Narvik, NOR, 2020 • 8th, DH, Narvik, NOR, 2020 • 14th, GS, Narvik, NOR, 2020 • 4th, AC, Val di Fassa, ITA, 2019 • 5th, SG, Val di Fassa, ITA, 2019 • 11th, DH, Val di Fassa, ITA, 2019 • 15th, AC, Davos, SUI, 2018
1st, Overall, 2020 • 1st, DH, 2020 • 2nd, AC, 2020 • 3rd, SG, 2020 • 3rd, GS, 2020 • 4th, SL, 2020
University of Utah 2020
1st, GS, Waterville Valley Resort, N.H., 2019 • 2nd, SL, SG, Copper Mountain, Colo., 2020 • 4th, AC, Sun Valley, Idaho, 2018 • 6th, GS, Sugarloaf, Maine, 2017 • 6th, SL, Waterville Valley, N.H., 2019 • 7th, SL, Sun Valley, Idaho, 2018
Junior Championships: 1st, SG, Mittersill Cannon Mountain, N.H., 2019 1st, SL, Waterville Valley Resort, N.H., 2019 1st, GS, Sugarloaf, Maine, 2017 2nd, SL, Sugarloaf, Maine, 2017 2nd, SL, Copper Mountain, Colo., 2016 6th, SL, Sun Valley, Idaho, 2018 7th, DH, Copper Mountain, Colo., 2016 7th, SG, Copper Mountain, Colo., 2016