Name: JC Schoonmaker
Sport: Cross-Country Skiing
Event(s): Sprint, 15km, Team Sprint
DOB: 8/12/2000
Hometown: Tahoe City, Calif.
High School: North Tahoe High School (Tahoe City, Calif.) ‘18
College: University of Alaska Anchorage ’22, Health Sciences
Team/Club: Sugar Bowl Ski Team and Academy
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2022)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, 15th (sprint freestyle), 66th (15km classic), 9th (team sprint classic)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2022 U.S. Championships, gold (sprint freestyle)
  • 2021 World Cup, 7th (sprint classic), 9th (sprint freestyle)
  • 2020 World Junior Championships, 13th (sprint classic)
  • 2019 U.S. Championships, 14th (sprint classic)
Personal: Son of Dirk and Marty Schoonmaker...Father played soccer and lacrosse at Swarthmore College....Has one sister...When he is not skiing, he enjoys hanging out with friends, or playing basketball.