Snowboardcross Junior World Championships Team Announced
Park City, UT, March 29, 2023 – U.S. Ski & Snowboard has formally announced the 12 athletes that have been selected to represent the United States at the 2023 Snowboardcross World Junior Championships, which will take place in San Pellegrino, Italy, March 31 - April 2, 2023.
The 2023 team is composed of strong, young U.S. athletes who are eager to compete on the international level at the capital of snow sports on the Costabella slope at San Pellegrino Pass.
“Team USA arrived in San Pelligrino FIS Junior World championships with a full roster of top Junior snowboard cross athletes and some rookies to international competition," said U.S. Snowboard Team Snowboardcross Head Coach Rob Fagen. "All are feeling ready and excited and the mindset going into the competition is, ‘You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem.’”
This year, 12 athletes were selected to represent the stars and stripes across the world. Competition will kick off on March 30 with qualifications for both men and women, with finals taking place later in day. Then, on March 31, the teams will band together to compete in the snowboardcross team competition.
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2023 Snowboardcross World Junior Championships Athletes
*First Junior World Championships
*Bri Schnorrbusch - U.S. Snowboard Team/Gould Academy Competition Program; Maine Mountain Series; 1/30/2006
Madeline Lochte-Bono - International Snowboard Training Center; 1/7/2003
*Sarah Keck - Auburn Ski Club; 5/10/2003
*Virginia Boyd - Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club; 2007
*Tatum Lightner - Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club; 2006
Hanna Percy - Team Palisades Tahoe; 2007
Tyler Hamel - Gould Academy Competition Program; 2007
Nathan Pare - Gould Academy Competition Program; 2/1/2005
*Boden Gerry - Carrabassett Valley Academy; Maine Mountain Series, USASA; 2006
*Mason Hamel - Gould Academy Competition Program; 2006
Walker Overstake - Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club; 2006
*Blake Broussard - Park City Ski & Snowboard Team; Southeastern Series; N/A