Colbey Derwin

 

Colbey started skiing in Angel Fire, New Mexico, USA when he was three years old. He began racing after watching a family friend compete and has been hooked ever since. With whānau near Mt. Ruapehu in Raehtihi, Colbey has also spent plenty of time skiing in New Zealand. Currently he splits his time training at Coronet Peak in the NZ winter and Sugarloaf, Maine, USA with the Colby College Ski Team for the northern season. He is currently attending Colby College in Waterville, Maine, USA, looking to major in biochemistry while skiing on a division 1 NCAA ski team. Colbey's off-snow hobbies include mountain biking and hiking.

 

Disciplines: Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super-G

Hometown: Edwards, Colorado

Career highlights: 2nd in Slalom and 4th in GS at NZ National Championships in 2018. 48th in Giant Slalom at the FIS Junior World Ski Championships in Davos, Switzerland in 2018. 

Check out more of Colbey's results here

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