Freeride

Meet Mogul Athlete Emma Lauria: NYSEF’s March 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 Photo Blast!

You know that super fun time of the season when it’s mid-January and time is creeping by and March feels sooooo far away and all of a sudden HOLY COW EMPIRE STATE GAMES and then States are coming up and Lowell Bailey wins a World Championship and HOLY COW WINTER TERM and there are all…

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NYSEF: Loud and Proud at 2017 ESWG!

Once a year, all of our snowsport athletes come together to participate in the Empire State Winter Games, a weekend-long celebration of outdoor sport. It is the only time during our hectic season when our Freeride, Nordic, and Alpine athletes have the opportunity to compete in the same series, all together. We couldn’t be more proud…

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NYSEF Freeride Athletes Take On The Big Apple!

Our Freeride athletes were invited to show off their steaze on the TODAY Show in Rockefeller Plaza on the man-made ski hill, dubbed “Mount Rockefeller.”  Check out the BTS (behind-the-scenes) footage, thanks to Coach Perry on our Facebook page! You can also view the Adirondack Daily Enteprise’s article for more details!

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Ski the East Video Showcases NYSEF Athletes

If you haven’t already, be sure and check out this awesome new edit, freshly released by the Ski the East crew. It features the Whiteface Terrain Park in what might just be its best shape ever (thanks, park crew!) and some NYSEF alumni including K.C. Brousseau, Brian Gardiner and even NYSEF Head Freeride Coach Justin Perry!…

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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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Quebec City: Big Air

This past summer has proven to be an incredibly productive season of training for the NYSEF freestyle squad. Athletes from near and far, young and old, trained at the aerial pool at the Olympic Jumping Complex both to learn and qualify new tricks and to perfect old ones. Athletes ranged from development juniors to national level…

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Jake Wenn Is BACK!!

The NYSEF Freeride program is excited to name former NYSEF athlete, Jake Wenn (Jay, NY), as Assistant Freeski Coach for the 2016-17 season. The son of former National Sports Academy founder and headmaster, David Wenn, Jake grew up skiing at Whiteface Mt and attended NSA before moving to Colorado to join the Vail Ski & Snowboard…

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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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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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