Jed Friedrich

Administrator

Equipment Manager and Nordic Ski Club Coach in Athletics

Jed Friedrich begins his 4th year in 2017 as the Equipment Manager and Club Nordic Ski Coach after serving 10 years as the Varsity Nordic Ski Coach at Gustavus.  Friedrich also spent five years as the Head Cross Country Coach and served as an instructor for the HES department.

Friedrich and his skiers qualified for the Division I NCAA Championships on five different occasions.  Chandra Daw was the first ever Gustie to qualify in 2006, Kelly Chaudoin, Laura Edlund, and Kathleen DeWahl in 2008; Kelly Chaudoin in 2009; and Jens Brabbit qualified in both 2010 and 2011.

Friedrich was named the CCSA Women's Nordic Ski Coach of the Year in 2008 after the team finished second at the NCAA Regional Championships behind Northern Michigan University.

Friedrich, a St. Cloud native is a 2003 graduate of Northern Michigan University.  At NMU, he was a member of the NCAA Regional Championship teams in 1999, 2000 and 2001. He received All-America Scholar honors from the Nordic Ski Coaches Association in the same three years. Friedrich served as an assistant coach at NMU and spent a year teaching K-12 Health and Phyical Education before arriving at Gustavus.

Jed and his wife, Jennie, live in St. Peter with their children, Keira, Brielle, and Kellen.

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Education

Northern Michigan University, 2003


Courses Taught

Past
Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
HES-182 Women's Nordic Ski 20 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, 2010/SP, 2009/SP, 2008/SP, 2007/SP, 2006/SP, and 2005/SP
HES-161 Men's Nordic Ski 20 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, 2010/SP, 2009/SP, 2008/SP, 2007/SP, 2006/SP, and 2005/SP
HES-266 Nordic Ski Pracicum 19 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, 2008/FA, 2008/SP, 2007/FA, 2007/SP, 2006/FA, 2006/SP, 2005/FA, and 2005/SP
HES-100 Physical Fitness: Aquatics 14 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, and 2009/FA
HES-116 Weight Training 10 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-171 Women's Cross Country 10 2008/FA, 2007/FA, 2006/FA, 2005/FA, and 2004/FA
HES-154 Men's Cross Country 10 2008/FA, 2007/FA, 2006/FA, 2005/FA, and 2004/FA
HES-264 Cross Country Practicum 6 2009/FA, 2008/FA, 2007/FA, 2006/FA, 2005/FA, and 2004/FA