Freeride

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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Drury Named To Canadian Ski-X Squad!

NYSEF/Northwood School Alum Kevin Drury has been named to the 2016-2017 Canadian Ski Cross Team. Growing up as an alpine ski racer, Kevin graduated Northwood and moved on to the Ontario Alpine Team and the ski team at the University of Vermont. He took his experience as an alpine athlete and his natural skiing ability and…

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Studler Named To US Ski Team!

The news keeps getting better for Brant Lake’s Abe Studler.  At the young age of 9, Abe joined the NYSEF Freestyle program at Whiteface Mountain, under the direction of Mike Lynn, Head Coach. Studler quoted “Being a good coach goes beyond just technical knowledge; coaches must strike a balance between knowing when to support and…

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Freeride Summer Training

Hello athletes and parents! Since 1980, NYSEF has offered annual summer training opportunities all around the world, and right here in our back yard. This summer is no different. We’ve just returned from summer on-snow camp in Les 2 Alpes, France – now we’re back at it, home in Lake Placid! Below you will find…

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