Alpine

Winter Term athletes get off piste!

Esteemed U14 coach Jimbo Johnston has always said “the best way to ski faster is to use the mountain as a coach.” Thanks to mother nature dumping a thick coating of the fresh white stuff on our beloved hill, Northwood and Winter Term athletes alike have been furnished with some of the best training conditions…

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54th annual Hovey Memorial GS Photos are posted!

There’s a whole lot of history in this event. 54 years, to be exact! We were thrilled to see such a sizeable and enthusiastic crowd for this year’s running of the Bill Hovey Memorial GS. Photos (all kids, all clubs) are posted on our NYSEF flickr page. Share ’em, spread ’em, and post ’em on…

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Meet Northwood Junior Matthieu Côté: NYSEF’s January Athlete of the Month

NYSEF is proud to recognize exemplary athletes for their achievements on and off the hill through the continuing Athlete of the Month program. Athletes throughout the club will be highlighted for their accomplishments including community service, sportsmanship, academic & extracurricular achievement and athletic performance.  Athletes of the Month will also be featured in the Lake Placid News. This…

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Winter Term Athlete Journal: December Term In the Books!

By: Hugh Dempsey and Riley Kern After a very fun and successful fundamentals camp in Colorado, eighteen athletes returned to Lake Placid to make some last minute improvements before the beginning of the race season.     Our daily life at the OTC is very jam packed with tuning, study halls, academic time, and workouts.…

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Winter Kick Off Party!!

Please join NYSEF and the National Nordic Foundation to kickoff the winter season with friends, a great party, and live music at the Cascade Ski Center in Lake Placid!  Advanced Ticket Purchase Strongly Encouraged Purchase your tickets here    

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Fourth Season of NYSEF Winter Term is Underway!

Well, we’re in the thick of things now. After a phenomenal orientation weekend held November 19-20th at the Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid, our December and Full-Term athletes are hitting the business end of the ski season here at Copper Mountain in Summit County, Colorado.       Our two weeks here at Copper are…

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Eastern Fall On-Snow Camp

NYSEF will head to Sunday River in November for 5 days of skiing to get a jump-start on the 2016-2017 season. Focus will be on the fundamentals in efforts to get comfortable with being on skis again.   Click here for the camp announcement with all the details! Deadline for deposit is November 1st!   …

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EARLY RATE Registration Deadline: 9/15

Don’t forget, the deadline for early-rate pricing for NYSEF Snowsports Winter Programs is coming up on Thursday, 9/15. Check out our NEW online registration portal to register your athlete today and secure early-rate pricing! Questions? Having trouble with the new portal? No problem. Give us a call at 518-946-7001 or shoot us an email.

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Colorado Alpine Fundamentals Camp Announcement

The days are getting shorter, and that can only mean one thing… yep– ski season is just around the corner! Details are finally together for our upcoming Alpine Fundamentals Camp, taking place at Copper Mountain in Colorado from November 25th to December 4th, 2016. Click here for the complete Camp Announcement, which includes information on…

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NYSEF Names John Norton as Executive Director

We’re thrilled to announce that after 7 years of fantastic leadership by Jay Rand, John Norton will be taking over the helm as our Executive Director. (Both are NYSEF Snowsports/ Northwood School alumni). With 18 years of coaching and leadership experience, John has served for the past 6 years as our Alpine Program Director and…

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