Name
Jake Jacobs

I learned to ski at West Mountain in upstate New York. From a young age I enjoyed training at night in a race program. I skied the FIS circuit for 7 years traveling across the US, Canada, and New Zealand. My latest years racing have been exclusively on the WPST.

Hometown: Glens Falls, NY

Nationality: American

Date of birth: March 23, 1993 – Age: 26

Marital Status: Single

School(s) Attended: Glens Falls High School

Degrees: High school diploma

Occupation: Technician, sales

Team: Independent

Sponsors:

Skis: Elan
Poles: Fizan
Boots: Dodge Ski Boots Carbon Fiber
Wax and tools: Vola
Gear: Reliable Racing
Resort Partners: Loveland, CO (Western US); West Mountain, NY (Eastern US)
Industry: Snow-Bright Ski Area Lighting

Career Highlights:

Youngest to win the Empire Cup overall at age 15. This trophy is a combination of super-g and tech events.

Top National or World Rank:

Top 10 junior FIS points holder in the east, 2010-11 season.

Favorite Skier as a Child:

Tommy Moe. I wore his red ski outfit when I was 5 years old.

Other Sports & Interests:

Sailing, unicycle, cycling, tennis, power lifting

Hobbies:

Crate digging music

Fun Facts:

Adirondack 46er at the age of 15 in 5 weeks.