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Coco, age 8
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St Paul Ski Club Mourns Loss of Camilla (Coco) Jacobson  It’s with the heaviest of hearts we inform you that Camilla (daughter of  Ty & Veronica Jacobson and granddaughter of Jack & LeeAnn Myhra) passed away on  Thursday July 29, 2021.   Camilla’s funeral was held Wed Aug 4; to read the full obituary, please follow this link:   The Go Fund Me page set up by WCSO for the Jacobson family is still active.      The St. Paul Ski Club extends their deepest sympathy to the Jacobson/Myhra  family and to everyone who knew and loved Camilla
Adeline, of Woodbury, is one of the best young ski jumpers in the country. She jumps for the St. Paul Ski Club and the U.S. Jr. National Team. She has already won a national championship and has her eyes focused on the Olympics and the World Cup. Video Credit: South Washington County Telecommunications Commission
Adeline Swanson - SPSC’s Champion Ski Jumper
News, Features, Announcements     Adeline Swanson Named to US Team for Junior World Championships! SPSC’s outstanding 17 year old ski jumper, Adeline Swanson, will represent the US February 1-5 at Canada’s Whistler Olympic Park.  Read the announcement on the USA Nordic website; it has the full lineup for men’s and women’s ski jumping and Nordic combined, and a complete schedule of events.  CONGRATULATIONS, ADELINE!   Our Major Annual Tournament Was Held Sun  Jan 15    VIEW PHOTO GALLERY Jack Frost same weekend … Fri eve, Jan 13 We had a successful John R Lyons/Camilla Jacobson Tournament Sunday January 15, a possible record number of jumpers, 123! The competition was completed in 3 hours! WOW!!  Skiers came from around the Central Division joined our SPSC jumpers to put on a great show for all their families and our spectators. The weather was in the mid to high 30’s and the wind was brisk, giving us just the right amount of chill in the air.  The Philly Express Food truck provided some good food again this year.   We need to send out a HUGE THANK YOU to ALL our volunteers, who helped make this tournament a success.  If you saw a need you filled it and that is the true spirit of volunteerism. You all are AWESOME and we couldn’t do it without you!  We started the weekend with our Jack Frost Friday night tournament and 55 skiers joined us from around the division! Saturday we had a great showing at the Minneapolis Tournament (watch for those results in an email from Central via Team Snap)  The SPSC tournament results are always posted on our Schedule page.   VIEW PHOTO GALLERY  First Friday Night Tourney Was New Year’s Kickoff January 6, 2023 It felt great to kick off our season with action on all our hills!  See Schedule/Results page to see how it went!   Wally Wakefield Learn To Jump Camp December 28 & 29, 2022 Once again, a bunch of youngsters got a taste of flight. We’ll have additional info soon!
John R Lyons Memorial Tourney - Sat Jan 8 , 2022 (See Sched/Results page for scoresheets) WOW! What a tournament today! We handed out 91 bibs for the 10m, 20m and 30m combined. We started over with the bib numbers for the 46m and handed out an additional 18! I think it was a record number of jumpers for one of our competitions. It took only about 3 hours! AWESOME work by everyone at the St Paul Ski Club. Thank you to the PhillyExpress food truck for keeping everyone fed today! Thank you to all Central Division jumpers for such an incredible turnout to support the St Paul Ski Club and to honor sweet Camilla Jacobson. to view a PDF of the dedication presented before the start of the tournament. Click image to enlarge. The takeoff was decorated with many yellow flowers, Camilla’s fovorite color. 2021 Wally Wakefield Learn to Jump Camp - Successful Again, Large Turnout We had another successful Wally Wakefield Learn to Jump Camp on Dec 29-30, with a record number of registered jumpers; 28 to be exact! A couple have already joined the club, so we’re hoping for a few more! Click following link for a few photos from that first day of the camp: Thanks to Karin Bauer (Friberg) the USANS Sport Development Manager who did a short presentation for our campers when they came back from lunch on Day 1! Please consider volunteering for ANY EVENT, as we can’t do it without help! See links on Schedule page!
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St Paul Ski Club Mourns Loss of Camilla (Coco) Jacobson It’s with the heaviest of hearts we inform you that Camilla (daughter of Ty & Veronica Jacobson and granddaughter of Jack & LeeAnn Myhra) passed away Thursday July 29, 2021. Camilla’s funeral was held Wed Aug 4; to read the full obituary, please follow this link: The Go Fund Me page set up by WCSO for the Jacobson family is still active. The St. Paul Ski Club extends their deepest sympathy to the Jacobson/Myhra family and to everyone who knew and loved Camilla
Adeline Swanson of Woodbury is one of the best young ski jumpers in the country. She jumps for the St. Paul Ski Club and the U.S. Jr. National Team. She has already won a national championship and has her eyes focused on the Olympics and World Cup. View FULL-SIZE YouTube video Video Credit: South Washington County Telecommunications Commission
Adeline Swanson, Champion Ski Jumper
John R Lyons Memorial Tourney - Saturday Jan 8 WOW! What a tournament today! We handed out 91 bibs for the 10m, 20m and 30m combined. We started over with the bib numbers for the 46m and handed out an additional 18! I think it was a record number of jumpers for one of our competitions. It took only about 3 hours! AWESOME work by everyone at the St Paul Ski Club. Thank you to the PhillyExpress food truck for keeping everyone fed today! See Sched/Results page for results. Thank you to all Central Division jumpers for an incredible turnout to support the St Paul Ski Club and to honor sweet Camilla Jacobson. to view a PDF of the dedication presented before the start of the tournament. Click image above to enlarge. The takeoff was decorated with many yellow flowers … Camilla’s fovorite color. December 2021 Learn to Jump Camp - 28 new kids! We had another successful Wally Wakefield Learn to Jump Camp on Dec 29-30, with a record number of registered jumpers; 28 to be exact! A couple have already joined the club, so we’re hoping for a few more! Click following link for a few photos from that first day of the camp: Thanks to Karin (Friberg) Bauer the USANS Sport Development Manager who did a short presentation for our campers when they came back from lunch on Day 1! Please consider volunteering for ANY EVENT, since we can’t do it without help! See links on Schedule page. Promising Skier Scholarship Fund With all this beautiful snow falling and the wonderful excitement our jumpers have as we approach a new ski jumping season, the St Paul Ski Club would like you to consider making a donation to the Promising Skier Scholarship Fund. The SPSC is very thankful that we have been able to offer this kind of financial help to our deserving skier(s) and we wouldn't be able to do this without your generous donations. to find the request letter & instructions on how to make your donation.
News, Features, Announcements   Adeline Swanson Named to US Team for  Junior World Championships! SPSC’s outstanding 17 year old ski jumper, Adeline Swanson, will represent the US February 1-5 at Canada’s Whistler Olympic Park.  Read the announcement on the USA Nordic website; it has the full lineup for men’s and women’s ski jumping and Nordic combined, and a complete schedule of events.  CONGRATULATIONS, ADELINE!   Our Major Annual Tournament Held Sun  Jan 15           Jack Frost held Fri eve, Jan 13 We had a successful John R Lyons/Camilla Jacobson Tournament Sunday January 15, a possible record number of jumpers, 123! The competition was completed in 3 hours! WOW!!          VIEW PHOTO GALLERY  Skiers came from around the Central Division joined our SPSC jumpers to put on a great show for all their families and our spectators. The weather was in the mid to high 30’s and the wind was brisk, giving us just the right amount of chill in the air.  The Philly Express Food truck provided some good food again this year.   We need to send out a HUGE THANK YOU to ALL our volunteers, who helped make this tournament a success. If you saw a need you filled it and that is the true spirit of volunteerism. You all are AWESOME and we couldn’t do it without you!  We started the weekend with our Jack Frost Friday night tournament and 55 skiers joined us from around the division! Saturday we had a great showing at the Minneapolis Tournament (watch for those results in an email from Central via Team Snap)  The SPSC tournament results are always posted on our Schedule page.  First Friday Night Tourney Was New Year’s Kickoff January 6, 2023 It felt great to kick off our season with action on all our hills!  See Schedule/Results page to see how it went!   Wally Wakefield Learn To Jump Camp  December 28 & 29, 2022 Once again, a bunch of youngsters got a taste of flight. We’ll have additional info soon!