Freeride

NYSEF EXTENDS PROGRAMMING TO BELLEAYRE MOUNTAIN

The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) is excited to announce its growing partnership with the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) by offering competitive alpine and freeride programming at Belleayre Mountain Ski Center (Belleayre) in Highmount, N.Y. Managed by ORDA since 2012, Belleayre is conveniently located approximately two-and-a-half hours from the greater New York City…

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VONN NAMED ALPINE TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) and Northwood School (Northwood) are pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Vonn as Alpine Technical Director furthering the partnership the two organizations have enjoyed for decades. This new role is a collaborative effort to enhance their alpine program while supporting the development of athletes to the highest…

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NYSEF reaches Gold Club status…again!

The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) has successfully renewed U.S. Ski and Snowboard Podium Certification at the Gold level. U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s Podium Club Certification Program requires a rigorous, mission driven self-assessment and review of the best principles and practices in eight areas of organizational performance. NYSEF has demonstrated appropriate levels of performance…

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Colin Delaney, Domestic Jumping/Nordic Combined Coach of the Year

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Congress took place May 1- May 5 in Park City, Utah. The Congress features meetings of the sport committees and subcommittees, as well as the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Board of Directors. There was a special ceremony to honor the coaches who made significant impacts to their snowsports this…

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NYSEF Freeride Skiers at USASA Nationals

Several NYSEF freeride skiers took part in United States Snowboard and Freeski Association (USASA) Nationals in April. Athletes of all ages flew to Colorado to compete with the best in their age group. Athletes competed in slope style, ski cross and rail jam. Not sure what these competitions are? Learn about them! Slope style is…

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USASA Nationals: Snowboarding

The 29th Annual USASA National Championships kicked off at Copper Mountain, CO with the opening ceremonies celebrating 1,900 competitors. These athletes came from 32 regional series across the United States. Snowboard competitions were completed the first week of April and NYSEF had a few athletes competing against the best snowboarders in the country. NYSEF Athletes…

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Kevin Drury’s 2018

NYSEF alum and 29-year-old Kevin Drury (Toronto, Ont.) had his best season ever, contributing heavily towards the team winning the Nations Cup. Drury achieved his career-first World Cup podium this season and followed it up with two more, including a win in the final race of the season. He closed out the World Cup season…

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Double Cork 1080:  Kaylen Reiley

NYSEF athlete and Saranac Lake native, Kaylen Reiley, already set this goal for next season. Kaylen is a 14 year old, freestyle athlete with a concentration in slope style skiing- a course including a variety of obstacles including rails, jumps and other terrain park features. Recently, Kaylen went to Junior Nationals in Park City where…

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