Freeride

LaCavalla To Be Director Of Communications / Development

The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) has hired Danielle LaCavalla as its Director of Communications and Development. LaCavalla replaces Beatty Schlueter, who has assumed leadership of the NYSEF Winter Term Program for the 2017-2018 season. LaCavalla, a NYSEF program alumna, grew up just outside of New York City and skied at Windham Mountain in…

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Schlueter Named Winter Term Program Director

The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) has announced that Beatty Schlueter will assume the role of Winter Term Program Director for the upcoming 2017/18 season. Most recently, Beatty has served as the Development Director and U10/12 Head Alpine Coach at NYSEF for nearly 5 years. A longtime alpine coach and certified teacher, Schlueter is…

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Winter Term: Season Highlight VIDEOS

We’re just coming down from the excitement that was 2016/17 NYSEF Winter Term! Thankfully, athletes and coaches teamed up just in time to bust out two incredible highlight videos to help us remember what an unforgettable season it was! Check ’em out:         Hats off to Slopestyle Coach Justin Perry and Winter…

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Freeride Summer Training

NYSEF 2017 Freeride Summer Training Is HERE!!! Join us for day training or enroll in an overnight camp option! Click the following links for details and pricing:  2017 NYSEF Day Sessions Announcement 2017 NYSEF OTC Pool Camp Announcement E-mail freeridecamps@nysef.org  to check availability and schedule your training!

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The 2017 Season Goes Out with a Bang: Skimeister

NYSEF Board Chair, Gregory Harden (AKA “The Claw”), Where’s Your Butta?!   What a perfect way to end an incredible season!! Thanks to everyone who came out this year for the NYSEF Snowsports 2017 Skimeister.  See the full race album below:     Check out Jim Taylor’s article that perfectly sums up why we will…

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2017/18 Winter Term Program!

Founded in 2012, the Winter Term Program allows aspiring junior athletes the opportunity to access top-tier training and coaching opportunities, while continuing remotely in their school’s curricula through one-on-one tutoring support. The essence of the Winter Term experience is simple: Small, closely knit training groups, individualized academic instruction, world class venues and training environments, all…

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Gore: March Highlights

By: Bone Bayse, Gore Program Director There was little time to sleep this past month at Gore. A full event schedule and plenty of end of season parties kept everyone on their toes. Here are some highlights from March: Kandahar Champs, brought together to best U10’s and 12’s for a great weekend of racing Evan…

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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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