Posts by daniellel

2018 Skimeister: Sunday, March 25

The 2018 NYSEF Skimeister – Open and FREE to all NYSEF members! This is annually the most fun and wild time for our membership. Please sign up online following the link in the announcement !

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Updates from Rich Burnley

We are getting ready for a VERY busy final weekend at the NYSEF-Gore program. We have Eastern U19 Finals running Thursday– Sunday in which 9 Gore athletes are participating, Shannon Quiles, Sophie Lester, Rebecca Weintraub, Cate Glackin, Daniel Standage, Ryan Leech, Andrew Benecassa, Artem Novoselov, and Roger Risley. We have the NYSSRA sponsored Eastern U12 Future Stars event,…

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Kandahar Racing

NYSEF athletes raced at Windham and Toggenburg in March to qualify for the U12 Future Stars and U12 SL Camp this spring. U12 Future Stars will be taking place at Gore Mountain on March 24-25 and the U12 SL Camp at West Mountain on March 31 and April 1. The Future Stars event consists mainly of big…

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Adirondack Woodcraft Camps

Get 5% and Give 5%! Continue your athlete’s adventure this summer at Adirondack Woodcraft Camps (AWC) to give back to NYSEF and save on camp tuition all in one. AWC is a traditional co-ed sleep away camp for kids ages 6-16 with an emphasis on outdoor leadership and wilderness living skills based in Old Forge,…

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Norah Dempsey Makes U16 Nationals

NYSEF and Winter Term Athlete, Norah Dempsey landed herself a spot to U16 Nationals with a 3rd place and 5th place finish at Eastern Championships in Stowe, Vermont. U16 Nationals will be taking place at Mission Ridge Resort in Wenatchee, WA. CONGRATS, NORAH!

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Athlete of the Month: February

NYSEF February Athlete of the Month is Tate Frantz of Lake Placid. Tate is a 12 year old ski jumper and Nordic combined athlete who attends Lake Placid Central School. Tate started jumping “at 8 years old with NYSEF and was motivated to get involved after my older brother, Kai, began jumping.” Tate recently won…

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Freeride at Whiteface and Killington

Several athletes went to Killington over the weekend to compete in a Freestyle competition. Look at those medals! While some athletes were cruising in Killington, others were participating in a USASA competition at Whiteface Mountain. The bordercross and skiercross event was on March 3 and the slopestyle events were on March 4. Check out results…

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Frantz Crowned Junior National Ski Jumping Champion

Lake Placid resident, 12 year old, Tate Frantz qualified for the US Ski Jumping Junior Nationals that took place Feb 22-28 in Anchorage, Alaska. Frantz competes for New York Ski Education Foundation (NYSEF) training at the Olympic Ski Jump facility in Lake Placid, NY and has been jumping for 5 years. Three NYSEF athletes including…

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U14 State Championships at Whiteface Mountain

What a great weekend for NYSEF and Whiteface Mountain! There is some exciting racing at Whiteface over the next few weekends. The U14 State Championships were on March 1-4. At U14 States several athletes  qualified for U14 Eastern Championships in mid-March. U14 Eastern Championships are a series of events including Super G, Giant Slalom, Slalom…

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Soaring in Alaska

Congrats to Tate Frantz who won the u16 jumping competition at Junior Nationals in Alaska and SET the hill record. Did we mention Tate is 12 years old! Great job, Tate! Safe travels home to the NYSEF Nordic Jumping team!

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