Freeride

Alpine and Freeride Winter Raffle

The Winter Raffle is here! This year, NYSEF is raffling off a Premier Parking Spot for the 2018-2019 season. NYSEF athletes will be given tickets to sell and we are asking for the NYSEF Family to help! We are asking each NYSEF athlete (family) to sell 10-15 tickets. Each ticket is only $10.00 or 6…

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Kevin Drury makes the 2018 Olympic Games!

Congrats to NYSEF Snowsports alum, Kevin Drury who will be representing Team Canada / Équipe Canada in the 2018 Olympic Games! More information on the Canadian Olympic Team can be found here. Some insight on Kevin’s Drury can be found below: From the Canadian Olympic Website: Kevin Drury made his World Cup debut as a ski cross racer in December 2015.…

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Freeride competes in New England

NYSEF freeride athletes competed in Waterville Valley, NH and Sunday River, ME this weekend. In Waterville Valley, the Big Air Competition took place. NYSEF and Winter Term athlete, Avery Higgins Lopez of Lake Placid placed 9th and NYSEF athlete, Kaylen Reiley of Saranac Lake placed 16th. In Sunday River, ME the duo switched places in…

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Freeride all over the east

Freeride athletes were at Hunter Mountain, Waterville Valley and Titus Mountain this weekend, January 6-7. Hunter Mt Eastern Freestyle “B” Brooke DeWeese, Ruby Ladue, Max Oechsner, Rowan Dulka and Wyatt Stanclift competed in the Hunter Mt Eastern Freestyle “B” meet. The event was called the Rip’s Monster Mogul Mash. They competed in a single B…

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“It’s a lifestyle…”

Get ‘UP CLOSE’ with Freeride coach, Justin Perry and Freeride Director, Mike Kirchner as they discuss style, flips, training and much more! THANK YOU Lake Placid News! UP CLOSE: Free As A Bird … On Skis NYSEF Freeride Program Helps Skiers With Creativity by Griffin Kelly (Lake Placid News) WILMINGTON -New York Ski Educational Foundation Freeride Program Head Coach Justin…

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A Message from Executive Director, John Norton

A message from Executive Director, John Norton: As 2017 comes to a close and 2018 begins, I want to commemorate how far NYSEF has come since its founding in 1973. NYSEF has and continues to provide educational opportunities and financial support for youth athletes pursuing a competitive path in snowsports. The program has grown to include…

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Check out LOCAK ADK Magazine!

LOCAL ADK MAGAZINE did some highlights on NYSEF athletes. Check it out here. The article focuses on the ‘Up and Comer(s)’ in snowsports. Becket Ledger discusses Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined, Emma Poisson chats about Alpine Skiing, Ellie Evans talks about Cross Country Skiing and Biathlon and Alex Saltsman brings some insight to training in…

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UPDATE from Freeride

Athletes pictured (back row left to right): Jackson Deeney, Torin Yater-Wallace (U.S. Olympic Halfpipe team), Kaylen Reiley, Marc Bilow, Aaron Blunck (U.S. Olympic Halfpipe team), Joss Christensen (U.S. Olympic Slopestyle Gold Medalist in Sochi), Brian Gardiner, Gavin Fritz. (front row left to right): Zach LaBarge, Bryant Ward and Joey Cary. The NYSEF Freeride crew already has some highlights…

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