The Athletes Commission is composed by:
Maximilien Drion Du Chapois is born in 1997 in Belgium and moved to Switzerland in 2008. Since 2008 he is deeply passionate by mountains. This is the reason why in summer he participates in mountain running races and in winter in ski mountaineering competitions. At international level, he is competing for Belgium. Apart from sport, he is studying economics at the University of Lausanne. Maximilien Drion Du Chapois has been the Athlete Representative Man in the ISMF Council since March 2019.
Ekaterina Osichkina is a professional ski mountaineering athlete with experience of 6 years training and 5 years participating in the official international competitions with also many years practicing cross country skiing and biathlon. In addition, being a person focused on the constant development and improvement in all spheres, she wishes to help people by sharing own experience, by intensive communicating with them, by generating new ideas and by teaching the youngsters and beginners the sport of skimo. Ekaterina is an official assistant for the international communication in the Russian Ski mountaineering Committee, in charge of organising the participation of the Russian National Team in the international events, including: licences management, registrations, accreditations, logistics. She is studying English professionally and working as an English interpreter at the Moscow International University, Faculty of Linguistics. Ekaterina Osichkina has been the Athlete Representative Woman in the ISMF Council since March 2019.