It’s time again to announce our NYSEF Athlete of the Month!   Our December Athlete of the Month is Andrew Scanio. Andrew is a 15 year – old biathlon and cross country athlete from Lake Placid, and currently attends Lake Placid High School. Andrew learned to ski at 4 years old and started with NYSEF at…

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Due to the generosity of donors in December 2020, NYSEF raised over $20,000 with an additional $5,000 from the Donald C. McGraw Foundation (Robin and Buzz McGraw) to support the Dare To Dream Scholarship Fund – reaching our goal for the month! This is something to celebrate – even without the famous Chairman’s Holiday Party…

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It is that time of the year for the annual Winter Raffle! NYSEF is asking each athlete to sell 10 raffle tickets to their family, friends and within their community. This is a great opportunity to talk about your love for skiing/riding and much more!  This year the raffle purchases and tracking will be done…

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Harry Eldridge NYSEF JNQ Sat Jan 9 – Sun Jan 10, 2021 Lake Placid, NY New Year, New Venue and New Rules! The annual Harry Eldridge Junior National Qualifier will take place on Saturday, January 9 – January 10 at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. This will be the first race on the newly upgraded trails at…

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On Saturday, January 30, the NYSEF Youth Jump Team is raising money for ski jumping equipment. NYSEF keeps a fleet of jumping equipment (boots, suits, skis) for our youth jumping program so athletes can be introduced to the sport and develop in a cost effective and safe way. We want each athlete to have at least…

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Article taken from Lake Placid News Lake Placid native to ski for US Biathlon in upcoming European races ANDY FLYNN Editor aflynn@lakeplacidnews.com Lake Placid’s Lucy Hochschartner competes for the St. Lawrence University Nordic ski team before graduating in 2020. (Photo provided) LAKE PLACID — Lucy Hochschartner grew up in Cascadeville a short distance from the…

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2020 has been a rollercoaster for us all. All things considered, I am pleased with how far we have come – from the March shutdown to a busy holiday week at all venues. A HUGE THANK YOU to our staff, athletes and parents for working together to keep the program running smoothly.  Thanks to the…

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Press Release taken from Paul Smith’s College via Press Republican.  Paul Smith’s College brings back alpine ski program      PAUL SMITHS — While colleges around the country are dropping varsity sports programs, Paul Smith’s College has been on a mission for over a year to bring more competitive sports to its 14,000-acre campus in the…

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Full taken from NBC Sports and full article can be found at olympics.nbcsports.com American Tara Geraghty-Moats wins first women’s Nordic combined World Cup American Tara Geraghty-Moats won the first women’s Nordic combined World Cup event, the first time women have competed on the top international level in the only sport left at the Olympics without female…

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