Nordic

NYSEF Nordic Winter Raffle

NYSEF Nordic is fundraising to purchase and build out a waxing and warming trailer for the nordic programs. The trailer will be used primarily for our nordic disciplines to do the following (but not limited to): bring to race venues for waxing and testing skis quickly and efficiently, used at our ‘home’ training facilities for…

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Rikert Nordic Results

There was some great racing at the NENSA Nordic event at the Rikert Nordic Center! Fast results can be found below! Get ready for some more fast racing this weekend at Mt Van Hoevenberg for the Harry Eldridge Junior National Qualifier. Register before January 18! Results from the race can be found here.

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Ski Jumping Update from Colin Delaney

NYSEF had a great New Year’s Master’s Ski Jump with athletes of all ages competing on the K48 and K90. The K90 event is a “long standing” event where athletes can choose their start position and try to go as far as they safely can. NYSEF athletes, Tate Frantz took the win ahead of Matt…

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SCHULZ BOYS STEP UP IN ALASKA AMONG TOP JUNIORS IN THE COUNTRY

Karl and Scott Schulz of Lake Placid, N.Y. traveled to Anchorage, Alaska to compete in U.S. Nationals in hopes of making to the next level. “I knew I wanted to make World Juniors so I had to land a 1st, 2nd or at the very least a 3rd place finish,” Karl Schulz said. These races…

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Biathlon Junior World Championships!

CONGRATS to NYSEF Snowsports alumni, Lucy Hochshartner and Nina Armstrong for making Biathlon Junior World Championships! More than 50 athletes competed before the New Year at U.S. Junior/Youth World Championship Trials in Coleraine, Minn. Way to go ladies! More information on World Championships can be found here.  

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Harry Eldridge: Junior National Qualifier (JNQ) hosted by NYSEF

Harry Eldridge NYSEF JNQ Location: Mt. Van Hoevenberg 220 Bobsled Run Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946 Date: Saturday, January 20 – Sunday January 21, 2018 Schedule Below: *Both days of racing are USSA and NYSSRA scored –Saturday, January 20– Individual Start 5 and 10k Classic *Course open during races in direction of traffic only **All…

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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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Hear from Dare to Dream Scholarship Recipients!

MAKE YOUR YEAR-END GIFT towards the Dare to Dream Scholarship Fund. ————– “Thanks to the NYSEF scholarship, I am able to progress as an athlete specifically for a week of racing in Anchorage, Alaska. In Alaska, I will  be a top competitor in my age group and (hopefully) qualify for international races. I am able to train and race with the best Nordic athletes in the world. THANK YOU for making this experience possible” -Scott Schulz U18 Nordic Skier ———— “I had the opportunity to participate in NYSEF’s Winter Term through the  Dareto Dream Scholarship Fund last season and most recently, this season!  When I participated in Winter Term, I worked harder than I ever had… the training paid off.Through the qualified coaching, the hands on tutors, and my supportive friends…I learned so much. I am thankful for everything  I can bring into my skiing career because of the Scholarship.” -Hillary Larsen U16 Alpine Skier and Winter Term A goal of the…

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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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