Liz Stephen Signs with Team Madshus
Two-time American Olympian Liz Stephen has joined the Madshus team roster for the upcoming cross-country season.
Stephen is known as a distance skier as well as one of the best climbers in the world. She finished fifth in the 2015 Tour de Ski, the best finish by an American, as well as posting the second-fastest hill climb during the final stage of the 2016 Tour de Ski. She has competed in two Winter Olympics and four World Championships.
“I am so excited to be joining the Madshus team,” said the 30-year-old Stephen, a native of Vermont. “After some early-season ski testing in May, I am so optimistic and excited about the product and what it has to offer!”
The legendary Norwegian manufacturer has been making skis since 1906 and currently manufactures boots and poles as well. “We are thrilled to be welcoming Liz to Team Madshus this season,” said Jill Nazeer, Madshus U.S. marketing specialist. “Liz has a clear talent and