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Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11 AM - 5 PM
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800 Oak St. Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

Berend, Ben

Date of Birth: June 29, 1995

City / State of Birth: Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Current Residence: Park City, Utah

Olympics and Events Attended:
2013 FIS Junior World Championships, 9th (team normal hill/4x5K)
2014 FIS Junior World Championships, 9th (team normal hill/4x5K)
2015 FIS Junior World Championships, 7th (team normal hill/4x5K)
2017 – 8th (team normal hill/4x5K), 40th (large hill/10K), 41st (normal hill/10K)
2018 Olympics, PyeongChang, 10th (team large hill/4x5km), 39th (large hill/10km individual)

Brief Biography:
Ben is a 2013 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School. He attended the University of Utah. Ben’s parents are Hans and Heidi Berend and he has one sister, Sabina. His hobbies include mountain and road biking, running, reading, hiking and board and card games.

Ben retired from Nordic combined after the 2018 Olympics and skied for the University of New Mexico. Bill Demong offered him an internship running U.S.A. Nordic social media, and eventually a Board position. Ben found out he very much enjoyed “taking photos, interviewing athletes, writing stories, making videos, and spectating events.” Ben is currently the USA Nordic Marketing Manager.

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Tribal Lands Acknowledgement
The Board and Staff of the Tread of Pioneers Museum respectfully acknowledge the Ute people, the original inhabitants of Northwest Colorado, and other Indigenous Nations of this area where we now reside. We recognize that the establishment of this region impacted the lifeways of Native peoples and their communities. In accepting this, we are called to utilize this educational institution to teach stewardship of the land and continuing commitment to the inclusion and respect of these Nations and their traditional values for their homelands.