"I'm very happy with the steps I took this season, and I'm hungry for more! "
5 Things You Didn't Know About Isaiah Nelson
- 1. Isaiah is the U16 National Champion in giant slalom and super-G, as well as the U19 NPS Overall Champion.
- 2. Following in the footsteps of many accomplished U.S. Ski Team athletes before him, Isaiah hails from the mighty Buck Hill in Minnesota, where he worked with legendary coach Erich Sailer.
- 3. When he isn't on the slopes, you can find Isaiah unicycling, wake surfing, mountain biking, or water skiing on homemade water skis (built with wood planks and ski boots).
- 4. Isaiah thinks school is cool, and was the Valedictorian for his class at West Lutheran High School.
- 5. His favorite skier is Henrik Kristoffersen, because "he's a fun skier to watch."
Junior World Championships
Teams: 2020, 2021, 2022 • 1st, SG, Panorama, CAN, 2022 • 7th, DH, Panorama, CAN, 2022 • 7th, GS, Bansko, BUL, 2021 • 9th, SG, Bansko, BUL, 2021
U21 National Junior Championships Cup, 2020 - 1st, SG and SL • 2nd, AC, Zinal, SUI, 2021 • 14th AC, Sun Valley, Idaho, 2018 • Junior Championships: 7th, SG, Sun Valley, Idaho, 2018