Lindsay Dowd

U16 Head Coach

Meet Lindsay Dowd, the esteemed Head Coach of U16 Alpine Racing at Diamond Peak Ski Team. Hailing from Northern New Hampshire, Lindsay's passion for skiing ignited at a young age, setting the stage for a lifelong journey in the sport. With professional expertise marked by a level 300 USSS certification, Lindsay commenced her coaching career full-time in Tahoe in 2007. Her coaching journey includes impactful roles at Auburn Ski Club and, most recently, Palisades Tahoe, where she worked with all age groups from U12 to FIS, serving as the U16 Head Coach for five years.

Lindsay's coaching prowess extends beyond local realms; she has actively participated in numerous Western Region and National level races and projects with past athletes, including RTG, NPS, and U16 Nationals. Currently serving as the U16 chair on the Far West Alpine Competition Committee (FW ACC), Lindsay brings a wealth of experience and insight to her role.

For Lindsay, skiing is more than a sport; it's a soul-nourishing experience that offers challenges and opportunities for personal growth. Her commitment to coaching stems from a desire to develop lifelong relationships, share in athletes' rewarding and challenging moments, and contribute to their personal and athletic development. Lindsay finds joy in the journey, embracing opportunities to travel, learn, and expand her knowledge base both on and off the hill. As Head Coach, Lindsay is dedicated to fostering a positive and growth-oriented environment for athletes at Diamond Peak Ski Team.