Trygve Myhren - 2010

Trygve Myhren is recognized as a sport builder. His leadership, advocacy, and influence over the past 15 years had helped secure the future of competitive disabled skiing and the international success of U.S. disable athletes. Trygve was instrumental in making Paralympic skiing the first adaptive sport to be fully integrated into the Olympic programs. After helping to launch “SkiTAM” in 1995, which continues to be a fundraising powerhouse for the U.S. Disabled Ski Team, Trygve was named Chef de Mission by the U.S. Olympic Committee for the U.S. delegation to the 2006 Paralympic Games in Torino, Italy. His leadership there helped distinguish disabled skiing and Colorado.