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1960 Olympics, Squaw Valley, California, USA - Ski Jumping
Elliott was 2 years old when his family moved to Steamboat from Kansas. He and his brother Jere became all around ski competitors. Jon competed in both Alpine and Nordic events at the Junior Nationals. In 1959 he entered National Competitions.
Jon received degrees in math and statistics from the University of Wyoming. In 1983, Jon started Elliott and Associates in Columbia Falls, Montana. At the time, it was the only consulting firm in the U.S. specializing in Nordic tour design, layout and construction. He also manufactures cross-country track sleds. Jon is married with 2 children.
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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.