Freeskiing

Meet the Slopestyle Team’s Wax Tech

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USSA
2016-10-19 16:20
 

Dave ‘Coombsy’ Coombs is an unsung hero of the Olympic movement, holding the role of serviceman for the U.S. Freeskiing slopestyle team.

WATCH: A TOP-NOTCH TECHNICIAN FOR A SKIING STAR: DEVIN LOGAN FT. DAVE COOMBS

A former ski racer, Coombsy heads up all of the ski tuning for the team. “My job is equipment,” he said to the Olympic Channel. “It’s a downsized pitcrew.”

See what goes on behind-the-scenes at huge events like the Olympics and his relationship with silver medalist Devin Logan in Olympic Channel’s Gold Medal Entourage episode ‘A Top-Notch Technician for a Skiing Star: Devin Logan ft. Dave Coombs.’