About Coach Kevin Brochman

Kevin rollerskiing on the beach

Athletic Career

  • 1984 & 1988 Olympic Team Member
  • 1989 World Championship Team Member
  • Member of the US Ski Team from 1982-1991
  • 25 Top 10 finishes at US National Championship Events
  • Junior National Champion, 1977, 4th Place at MN State Ski Meet
  • He has completed 4 marathons with a best of 2:39:59, best 10km 33:47
  • Four top 10 finishes in the Birkiebeiner, with a best place of 5th overall. That race he was 6.9 seconds from becoming the first American to win the Birke in 25 years.

Coaching Career

Kevin has worked with two skiers that have been NCAA Champions, Olympians and National Champions. He has worked with 13 skiers that have won gold medals at Junior Nationals. Here is a list of individual State Champions that Kevin has worked with the past 10 years.

Boys Girls
2014 Maddie Watts
2012 Nora Gilbertson
2008 Joe Dubay 2009 Annie Hart
2007 Joe Dubay 2008 Jessie Diggins
2005 Jesse Lang 2004 Katie Klapinski
2004 Garrett Heath 2002 Stephanie Howe
2003 Garrett Heath 2001 Lindsay Williams & Lindsay Weier
1999 Peter Tollefson 1998 Shelby Strong
1998 Billy Lee 1997 Kristen Fairmann
1997 Matt Schadow & Andrew Elvester

Add a few State Champion skiers from Wisconsin and the total during the past 11 years is 18 individual State Champions that benefited from Brochman training programs.

Other coaches that will be working with the program this summer: Ingrid Leask, Jack Sloan, and Alice Flanders

Athletic interests

Currently Kevin races the Mora Vasaloppet and the Birkebeiner every year. He also competes in running races, multi event races with duathlons and this year the Xterra Winter Games.