Tilton Ski Team consists of five main team members: Denise Tilton (Mom), Mike Tilton (Dad), Katie Tilton (Sister), Kristen Tilton (Team Captain/Leukemia Survivor), Matt Jablonski (Husband). Tilton Ski Team came to be the official team name for a few reasons. Kristen Tilton and Matt Jablonski were married in 2010 so Tilton Ski was a unifying name to and completing Tilton Ski Team!
Secondly Kristen, Katie, and Mike have been involved with slalom water skiing all since they were young children. Kristen and Katie began competitively water skiing since the age of nine years old. They compete in several tournaments each summer. Kristen and Katie both have been qualifying and competing in the Eastern Region water ski Championships each year since they began to competitively water ski. They have also each competed in a National water ski Championship throughout their time in the sport. Mike the coach, mentor and avid water skier has been competitively water skiing since 1981. He has competed in hundreds of tournaments placed in the top three of several Eastern Regional Championships and has competed in 20 National water ski Championships. Denise and Matt are both recreational skiers and are our devoured supporters and biggest fans,
Our family as you can see is very active in the sport, which is why we are Tilton Ski Team!
Kristen Tilton is the team captain and avid supporter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Kristen has worked at Quintiles a Clinical Research Organization for the past five years. Kristen and Matt were married in September 2010 and they live in Marlborough with their two dogs Dexter and Riley. Kristen enjoys spending her time volunteering at a local animal shelter, spending time with family, water skiing and having fun!
Matt Jablonski is a Compensation Analyst for the Staples Corporation. Kristen and Matt while attending college at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Matt enjoys playing guitar, snowmobiling, snowboarding, and golf.
Denise Tilton is a registered nurse and the Director of Clinical Affairs at GTC Biotherapeutics,a biotechnolgy company and one of our proud sponsors! Denise enjoys reading golf, skiing, boating, and spending time with family.
Mike Tilton is the Owner and Operator of Tilton Cleaning & Restoration Company, one of the proud sponsors of Tilton Ski Team! Tilton Cleaning has been servicing the metro west area from Natick, MA since 1982.
Mike enjoys outdoor activities including golf, water skiing, boating, snowmobiling, skiing and spending time with family!
Katie Tilton Tilton just graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences where she received a bachelors degree in Nursing. In July Katie took her nursing boards and she is now a Registered Nurse. She is hoping to work in the field of Oncology in the Boston area. Katie enjoys running, spending time with friends and family, along with water skiing and spending time outside!