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NYSEF Opens up the season at Whiteface and Gore

Several athletes competed across the east in the NYSEF Holiday Opener Giant SL hosted at Whiteface Mountain on Saturday, December 15 and the NYSEF Holiday Opener SL hosted at Gore Mountain on Sunday, December 16. There were top finishes by NYSEF athletes who were excited to start the season at their home mountains. Below are…

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NYSEF Podiums in Rail Jam to start the season!

Wilmington, N.Y. – The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) freeride program competed in the United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association (USASA) Rail Jam at Whiteface Mountain on Sunday, December 9. The USASA Adirondack Series serves the eastern region specifically, Whiteface, Titus Mountain, Oak Mountain and Gore Mountain. Congrats to all athletes who…

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LOCAL ATHLETES PLACE TOP TEN: NORDIC FESTIVAL

Lake Placid, NY – December 12, 2018- The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) Nordic athletes competed in the Nordic Fest in North Creek, N.Y. The NYSSRA 1.5K Sprint Race took place on Sunday, December 9 and local athletes received some impressive top 10 finishes to end the weekend. In the men’s division, NYSEF athletes…

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$72,100…

$72,100 …This is how much scholarship was awarded to NYSEF athletes in the 2017-2018 season. NYSEF funded numerous athletes across all snowsport disciplines through the Dare To Dream Scholarship Fund. Support ranged from subsidizing program costs to summer training fees to special national and international competitions. However, as program and training fees increase, NYSEF is…

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Ingrid Ormsby Scholarship Dinner- Sunday, February 10

The dinner was inspired by Ingrid Ormsby’s life and supports the Ingrid Ormsby Scholarship Fund. The Scholarship is dedicated to Ingrid’s support of alpine racing for local youth athletes. Andrea of the Salt of the Earth Bistro meshed flavors and cuisines of New England and Czechoslovakia/Eastern Europe. She found regional dishes with the help of…

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Volunteer Opportunities at Whiteface!

NYSEF Alpine Volunteers, Welcome to the 2018-2019 Race season! We are experiencing a fantastic early opening ski season. Come out and ski if you haven’t already. Kate Zientko is responsible for the Alpine race volunteers for NYSEF at Whiteface. She can be reached by email katez@nysef.org. We need volunteers in a variety of opportunities to…

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Hovey Memorial Reception!

Parent and Family Reception: Heavy appetizers and cash bar. Athlete and Children Reception: Includes pizza, beverage, cookie and board games! Supervision will be provided by NYSEF Snowsports! Adult ticket: $15.00/each Child ticket: $12.00/each More details and registration can be found at nysef.org/events

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Chairman’s Holiday Party: December 28

Please join NYSEF for our annual Chairman’s Holiday Party on Friday, December 28 from 6:30PM- 9:30PM at the Harden Residence. Like past years, we aim to create a special setting that celebrates snowsports in the Adirondacks as we enter into the New Year. The event will feature food from Solitude Catering and they are in…

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