Freeride

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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John MacKenzie Wilkins Scholarship Fund

Family and friends commemorated the life of John MacKenzie Wilkins on November 30, 2017. The Wilkins Family created a scholarship fund in memory of their passionate and charismatic, son. The day began with a some skiing and BBQing at Whiteface Mountain and ended at the Lake Placid Pub and Brewery. Everyone enjoyed some gondola runs and…

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10 Reasons to Join NYSEF Snowsports!

NYSEF provides opportunities for athletes of all ages to reach their potential in snow sports – alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, snowboarding, ski jumping, cross country skiing, Nordic combined, and biathlon– through professional guidance and financial support. Although we know there are hundreds of reasons for families and youth athletes to enroll in NYSEF Snowsports, we…

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NYSEF Athletes on the TODAY SHOW!

Huge THANKS to all the athletes, coaches, and ORDA/Whiteface crew who made the trek down to the Big with us for the Today Show! To check out some flips and tricks on our facebook page, here.

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THANK YOU CLOUDSPLITTER FOUNDATION!

THANK YOU to the Cloudsplitter Foundation and the NYSEF Family who continue to support us through donations, volunteering, event attendance and much more! NYSEF Snowsports recently sent out a request to local businesses. If you would like to learn more about partnering with NYSEF, contact Danielle at Daniellel@nysef.org.

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