Freeride

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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Winter Term Update – NorAm Week!

As you can probably tell from the lack of recent content on our Winter Term blog, it’s that time of the year when things get really good and busy. Athletes have been busy hitting the road every weekend for races, projects, comps and training opportunities, and we’ve had a packed mid-week schedule to boot. With…

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EastFree Tour Slopestyle at Okemo

Coach Justin Perry headed to Okemo, VT for the 2nd stop on the USSA EastFree Tour.  The A slopestyle skiers had a strong showing to say the least with all 5 athletes in the top 20.  On the Men’s side, Brian Gardiner took the 1st place spot followed by Jake Prichard – 3rd, Avery Higgins-Lopez…

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Moguls Team On The Road

Coach Nick Arnold took the NYSEF A Mogul team to Stratton Mt, VT this past weekend (1/23-1/24) for the Rod Baird Memorial event.  Brett DeWeese put together the best finish with a 4th place on Saturday and a 9th place tie on Sunday.  Emma Lauria also had a strong showing with a 10th on Saturday…

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