LOCAL ATHLETES PLACE TOP TEN: NORDIC FESTIVAL

Lake Placid, NYDecember 12, 2018- The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) Nordic athletes competed in the Nordic Fest in North Creek, N.Y. The NYSSRA 1.5K Sprint Race took place on Sunday, December 9 and local athletes received some impressive top 10 finishes to end the weekend.

In the men’s division, NYSEF athletes took over the top 10 with successful sprint finishes:

Kai Frantz (Lake Placid, N.Y.) placed 2nd

James Flanigan (Lake Placid, N.Y.) placed 4th

Michael Skutt (Lake Placid, N.Y.) placed 6th

Van Ledger (Lake Placid, N.Y.) placed 7th

This is a great start to the season by the NYESF crew. Results can be found here.

Thank you to Gore Mountain, HURT Nordic and the Upper Hudson Trail Alliance, Inc. for putting on a great event!

NYSEF’s next cross-country ski event is the NYSEF Season Opener! It will be taking place at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Sunday, December 16.