Winter Term

Updates from Belleayre Program Director, Jim Catalano

From Program Director, Jim Catalano: The NYSEF Program at Belleayre is off to a strong start in its inaugural season! Enrollment is up about 25% over last season and the interest in our program continues to grow. Our race hill and parks have never been in better condition. Thanks to the efforts of the new…

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NYSEF Jumpers in Andover, NH

NYSEF ski jumpers and nordic combined athletes recently traveled to Andover, NH to compete against a strong field of athletes from across the East. Many NYSEF athletes had excellent results and it was a valuable competition experience for all individuals that went on the trip – especially our Youth Jumpers. Results included two hill records…

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NYSEF U14 Athletes Sweep Podium at Belleayre and Windham

NYSEF athletes competed at Belleayre Mountain and Windham Mountain Resort on Saturday, January 12 and Sunday, January 13. This summer, NYSEF announced its growing partnership with the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) by offering competitive alpine and freeride programming at Belleayre Mountain. Athletes were excited to compete at the mountain. U14 athletes competed in the EXCELSIOR CUP…

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International Children’s Games!

The city of Lake Placid, USA, welcomed the youth of the world for a friendly competition at the 8th International Children’s Winter Games beginning January 6. Lake Placid is the first United States city to host the International Children’s Winter Games! About the Games: The ICG is dedicated to pursue the common goal of forming…

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Jaden Klebba places 2nd in the new year

NYSEF started off the New Year with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard New Year’s Giant SL on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Whiteface Mountain. Saint Lawrence University Saints joined the field to toughen up the results. NYSEF and Northwood School athlete, Jaden Klebba, came in 2nd overall which has been her best result this season.…

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U.S. Nordic Combined Jr. trials wrap up in LP

Article by Adirondack Daily Enterprise  WAY TO GO NYSEF ATHLETES! Lake Placid native Beckett Ledger leads the pack during Saturday’s 10-kilometer cross country race on a course at the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter) LAKE PLACID — It looks like Beckett Ledger is on the right track when it comes to…

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Year-End Message from Executive Director, John Norton

As we round the corner into a New Year, I’m extremely proud to reflect on what NYSEF has accomplished throughout the last 12 months. While I’m thankful for much more, three highlights stick out — none of which would have been possible without your support: Development in the Catskills with new alpine and freeride programs…

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NYSEF Opens up the season at Whiteface and Gore

Several athletes competed across the east in the NYSEF Holiday Opener Giant SL hosted at Whiteface Mountain on Saturday, December 15 and the NYSEF Holiday Opener SL hosted at Gore Mountain on Sunday, December 16. There were top finishes by NYSEF athletes who were excited to start the season at their home mountains. Below are…

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