Sport: Alpine Skiing
Classification: Guide for Mark Bathum
Date of Birth: Jan. 23, 1990
Birthplace: Wenatchee, Wash.
Hometown: Quincy, Wash.
Current Residence: Quincy, Wash
High School: Quincy HS (Quincy, Wash.) ‘08
College: Rocky Mountain College (Billings, Mont.) ‘13, Exercise Science
Coach: Kevin Jardine
Cade Yamamoto didn’t start guiding for Mark Bathum until January of 2014, but the pair found success right away, winning two of four events in their first world cup.
Ski racing runs in the Yamamoto family. Cade’s mom Claudia raced at an elite level including competing in U.S. Nationals and CanAms. Claudia currently coaches with the Mission Ridge Ski Team in Wenatchee, Wash.
When not on the slopes, Yamamoto works as a farm hand at Eilers Farms and enjoys dirt biking, kayaking and longboarding in the summer.