Strength & Conditioning Coach
Maddi was born and raised in St. Louis. She graduated from Lindenwood University in May 2019 with a Bachelors in Exercise Science. While in school, she helped to conduct research, interned at a sports performance gym, and led the Women's soccer teams off-season strength and conditioning program.
Maddi played college soccer for Lindenwood University along with playing in the Women's Premier Soccer League for the St. Louis Lions.
Last summer, Maddi had an internship with the US Ski & Snowboard team in Park City as an Athletic Development Coach. She mainly spent her time working with the Men’s Alpine team and Snowboard Cross athletes. She also worked some with the youth Snowboard and Freeski athletes at the Gold Camp in Mammoth.
In her free time, Maddi enjoys mountain biking, hiking, camping, skiing, playing soccer, and really any outdoor activity. She also has an interest in psychology and writing and has goals to pursue her masters in sport and performance psychology next fall. She holds her USA-W Level 1 certification.
Head Cycling Coach
Miles arrived in Vail in 2013 from Yadkinville, North Carolina. He graduated in 2011 from Appalachian State with a degree in Exercise Science Strength & Conditioning. Miles has experience as a Strength & Conditioning Intern from Wake Forest University. Miles started his career with SSCV as a Strength & Conditioning Intern. After a year of training with John Cole, Miles joined the team as the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach.
Over the years, Miles has specialized in endurance-based sports. He over sees all metabolic and cardio testing and programing on all SSCV athletes.
Miles also works with Vail Jr. Cycling Director Dan Weiland, as the Head Cycling Coach for the program. Miles coaches a group of 50+ youth cyclists that compete in the NICA high school league, and works with youth cyclists that race at the national level.
Miles is a Certified USA Cycling Level 2 Coach, CSCS, NICA Level 3 coach, Training Peaks Certified Level 2 & USA weight lifting coach.
Strength & Conditioning Chef
Chef Lauren’s Philosophy: I love cooking and love people. I want to provide my clients of all ages the best food possible. I want to provide special diet needs for those who need or desire. I intend to create dining that people want with nutrition that people need.
Chef graduated from Minneapolis Culinary School in 1982 while working at Jerry’s Deli. Her first restaurant job was at the Decathlon Club, a private athletic club. She was the Head Chef at Boulder River Ranch, where she met her husband. She was the Executive Chef Food and Beverage Manager at Pacos River Ranch, where she met Aldo and Sara Radamus. In addition she worked at the Banquet Chef at Grouse Mountain Grill in Beaver Creek, Head Chef at Trappers Cabin in Beaver Creek and has been a Private Chef here in the Vail Valley but also in Martha Vineyard and South Dakota Hunting Camp.
Director of Strength & Conditioning
Jimmy Joined SSVC in July of 2017 as a strength and conditioning coach. Originally from the Vail Valley, he received BSc degree in Exercise Science from Colorado Mesa University. While there he completed an internship with various sports teams including football, wrestling, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s basketball, and women’s lacrosse. Currently, he is working on obtaining His MSc Degree in Exercise Science from Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia. His certifications include NSCA-CSCS, USAW L1, XPS, and FMS L2.
Jimmy enjoys hiking, trail running, golfing, stand up paddle boarding, skiing, and nearly any outdoor activity the Vail Valley has to offer.