Meet Head U12 Coach at Belleayre, Doug (Frog) Aaronson! In 1957, Frog started skiing in Rougemont, Switzerland and did his first GS race at age 4 ½…from then on… he was hooked on skiing fast! He moved to London and joined the Kandahar Ski Club (training mainly in Murren, Switzerland). In London, he represented his…

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“Like many organizations, NYSEF has been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic with canceled races, social events, camps, summer programming, etc. However, even in this challenging time, we will always have our strongest asset– the mass of individuals that make up the greater NYSEF community who all play integral roles in spinning the supportive webbing…

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The Best Individual Costume was by alpine athlete, Lincoln, who dressed up as Assistant U14 Coach, Kyle Penny*. In response to the costume, Coach Penny said, “imitation is the best form of flattery. Lincoln captured the serious and hard work, we coaches, provide daily… and I expect an updated drill in the future.” THANK YOU…

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Full announcement can be found at teamusa.org! 2020-21 US Biathlon National Team Rosters Announced Print BY BILL KELLICK | APRIL 17, 2020, 4:07 P.M. (ET) Paul Schommer is one of four athletes named to the U.S. Biathlon Men’s National A Team (photo by Nordic Focus) NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine (April 17, 2020) – The US Biathlon board of directors today named…

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Did you know NYSEF Chairman, Gregory Harden was on the ski team and golf team at Colgate University? Although he missed his sophomore year on the ski hill due to a muscle tear, he was able to focus on making the NCAA Golf Championship the following year (Photo taken of Greg from the Championship). If you do not…

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NYSEF is excited to open our Summer Nordic Programming. We will have a strict ‘Return To Training Protocol’ to ensure the health and safety of our athletes and coaching staff. There will be no tolerance if the guidelines set forth are not adhered to. Lastly, although programs will be different than previous years initially, we…

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Get to know Head Whiteface U14 Coach, James Samuel Evans Johnston also known as Jimbo. Jimbo raced at Plymouth State University and his team won a National Championship in 1985. After college, he moved to Snowbird in Utah and ski raced on the Telemark National Team. Ask him about it! When asked about the NYSEF culture…

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Meet U19 Alpine Gore Coach, Corky Risley! Corky skied with the Polar Bear Ski Club in Old Forge (his hometown) then went through the NYSEF program at Whiteface –racing more competitively at Eastern Cups. Being a Health Teacher at Dolgeville Central School, he not only loves the sport but with the an educational background, he enjoys coaching…

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