As a development coach, Martin Guyer (left) has brought athletes and club coaches together for innovative training projects, including fundamental skill development around USSA's SkillsQuest program.
PARK CITY, UT (Sept. 21, 2015) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced today the promotion of Eastern Regional Development Coach Martin Guyer to the position of Eastern Region development director.
Since joining USSA two years ago, Martin has done an exceptional job as a development coach, bringing vision and energy to the Eastern Region. He has brought athletes and club coaches together for innovative training projects. He has recalibrated the focus toward fundamental skill development around the SkillsQuest model and has built the Eastern Regional Training Group into a functional layer within the national pipeline. Under Martin’s leadership in 2015, Eastern Region athletes won four Junior National titles at the U16 and U18 levels. The Eastern Region also a captured the Regions Cup at the U18 National Championships.
“Martin has been instrumental in bringing the eastern region together over the last two years,” said USSA Alpine Development Director Chip Knight. “I look forward to Martin taking on even more of a leadership role as Regional Director. My staff and I will work closely with him to build the development pipeline so our next generation of athletes can flourish.”
The USSA is now accepting applications for the position of Eastern Region development coach. Interested applicants can visit USSA’s website to see the job description and instructions on how to apply.