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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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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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NYSEF Season Kickoff: December 14

Join NYSEF for a Season Kickoff event at the Cascade XC Center on Friday, December 14 from 6:00PM-9:00PM. There will be live music, food and enthusiastic skiers/riders ready to play in the snow. In hopes the weather cooperates, skiing may be available and a bonfire! This is a great event for all of NYSEF Snowsports…

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Community Champions Grant to support NYSEF Adventure Program

The Community Champions grant will be used to support the NYSEF Adventure Program. The funds will be used to purchase conditioning equipment. The program will inspire people, particularly youth, to experience outdoor adventures through conditioning programs, with a focus on building self-esteem, active healthy lifestyles, and trail stewardship. The funds will encourage local youth to…

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Lowell Bailey inducted into Lake Placid Hall of Fame

Article and photos provided by the Adirondack Daily Enterprise CONGRATS to NYSEF Nordic alumn, Lowell Bailey, for being inducted into the 2018 Lake Placid Hall of Fame! Lowell Bailey was born in North Carolina, moved to Old Forge at age 3 and then moved to Lake Placid in 1991 when he was 10 years old.…

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2018 NYSEF Colorado Fundamentals Camp

Greetings, athletes and parents!  Below you will find details for the 2018 NYSEF Colorado Fundamentals Camp this fall in late November / early December. This camp is geared toward athletes looking to build a solid base of fundamentals going into the season. Camp Philosophy: Gain mileage and experience through free-skiing and the development of technical…

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