Sean Nurse Memorial

Jackson Hole Ski and Snowboard Club racer Neve Pruzan competes in the giant slalom races during the second day of the Sean Nurse Memorial.

Teenage skiers endured last week’s bitter cold temperatures and wind gusts — and so did the coaches and volunteers — to complete three days of downhill racing at Snow King Mountain at the annual Sean Nurse Memorial.

Sean Nurse Memorial

Ski club racer Oliver Sanders slices down the final part of the slalom run during the Sean Nurse Memorial at Snow King.

Sean Nurse Memorial

Joseph McNamara takes his first run during the slalom races. McNamara finished eighth with a combined time of 1:23.18.

Sean Nurse Memorial

Skis and poles litter the ground by the base of the Cougar lift during the second day of the Nurse Memorial.

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Sports Editor

Sports Editor Mark Baker grew up in a newspaper family in TrackTown, USA. He's reported for papers in Oregon, Washington, California and Alabama, but now makes his home at "The End of the Trail."

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