The University of Denver’s Pioneers are a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division 1 team. Besides having 17 Varsity titles, DU has many alumni competing in the 2022 Beijing Olympic Games! The Global Ambassadors are immensely proud of our university alumni and are excited to cheer them on during the games. Here is a list of the athletes, their sports, and teams.
Katie Hensien – Current DU ski team member
Nick Shore – DU hockey alumnus
Juho Olkinoura – DU hockey alumnus
Jasmi Joensuu – cross-country team alumna
Amelia Smart – DU skiing alumna
Trevor Philp – DU skiing alumnus
Erik Read – DU skiing alumnus
Andrea Komšić – DU skiing alumna
The 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing start on February 4th and go on until the 20th. Do not forget to watch them!
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This is fabulous and makes me so very proud! How about you?
If you’d like more information on these athletes, it’s here at these links:
Smart, Philp, Read and Komsic:
Hensien, Olkinoura, Shore and Joensuu: