Brad Nelson is a former competitive skier and coach. He founded and published Duluth Minnesota’s infamous Ripsaw News alt-weekly, has toured the world with psych-blues band the Black-eyed Snakes and is currently the Director of Brands for Bev-craft, a brewery incubator company.

Pete Vordenberg was head coach of the US Team and has been involved in the sport at the Olympic level since 1992. He is a photo-journalist who works and volunteers primarily for social and environmental causes.

Brad and Pete work together to promote the Social and Environmental not-for-profit brand Uphill skier at uphillskier.life