Simi joined SMS Elite Team in 2013, the summer before winning his first World Cup race and competing in his second Olympics. Born and raised in Aspen, Colorado, Simi is an avid outdoor enthusiast and will never pass up the opportunity to climb, mountain bike, backcountry ski or backpack any range, river or canyon you choose. Simi attended Middlebury College and joined the US Ski Team in 2010.
HOMETOWN: Aspen, CO (Aspen Valley Ski Club)
PERSONAL WEBSITE: simihamilton.com
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Winning a stage World Cup in the 2013-2014 Tour de Ski; racing the Norwegian Birkebeiner when I was 14 years old; making the 2010 and 2014 Olympic teams and representing the stars and bars!
FAVORITE RACE VENUE: Lenzerheide, Switzerland
IF WE WERE SUPER HUMAN, MY SUPERPOWER WOULD BE: flight. It’s super cliche, but I can’t imagine anything even remotely as cool as being able to fly.
ON MY OFF DAYS, I: clean my bike and listen to news on the radio
MY FAVORITE SKI MEMORY IS: crust skiing on Independence Pass under a full moon with my sister
PERSONAL SPONSORS: Fischer, Swix, Oakley, Protect Our Winters (POW)
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