Kate Hood, Performance Coach


Kate grew up skiing in Jackson, New Hampshire and attended the Green Mountain Valley School in Vermont. She was a three-sport athlete at Williams College, where she was an Academic All-American, ski team captain, and competed in the NCAA championships in alpine skiing, field hockey, and lacrosse. She majored in psychology, which led her to a career in teaching everything from 4th grade to graduate school and coaching all ages from summer camp to college. She first ski coached at Stratton Mountain School in Vermont and has always been excited by snow. With an MA in Education and a PsyD. in Sport and Performance Psychology, Kate is excited to share her experiences with the Loveland Ski Club family. Kate lives in Dillon with her husband, two children, and good old mutt. 

Our flagship program.  The Academy’s motto is Quality, Culture, Character, and that is evident throughout all aspects of what we do.  Private training venues.  Year-round strength and conditioning.  Never worse than 6-1 athlete to coach ratio.  We have a unique setting that allows an athlete to live in their own family home, attend their own school and still enjoy the all-important access to world-class training.  This allows each athlete to achieve personalized attention and achieve their personal best.