Celebrate Bike Season Ski season is close to wrapping up with warmer weather around the corner. What better way to close the ski season than to “Celebrate Biking Season”. NYSEF is excited to support our athletes, families and friends in this transition. Join us on April 30, 2022 outside at the NYSEF building at Whiteface to celebrate bike season. We are partnering with BETA, Placid Planet Bicycles, High…

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THANK YOU to everyone who supported the NYSEF Winter Raffle at Belleayre, Gore (in partnership with the Gore Ski Club), Lake Placid and Whiteface! We raised over $20,000! All the winners have been contacted via email. Congrats to everyone and thank you again for the support! -Belleayre- WINNER – Daniel Vitale: $250 Gift Card to…

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Meet new NYSEF Board member, Annella White Dignes! Annella served as a board member of the Belleayre Mountain Racing Association (BMRA) and the Belleayre Conservatory Board both in Highmount NY. She is currently serving on the board of The Academy for Children in Mountain Lakes NJ and the Coalition for Belleayre in Highmount, NY. Annella…

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Meet Tiffany Van Etten, our new Special Events Coordinator and Administrative Assistant at NYSEF! Tiffany and her husband, Peter relocated to the Adirondacks in 2016 to raise their family in an area they fell in love with – offering new and exciting opportunities for her children, Cole and Keely. She lives in Saranac Lake and…

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Taken from the Adirondack enterprise! From left is Henry Loher, Eli Larkin, coach Colin Delaney, Kai McKinnon, Jack Kroll and Mitchell Penning posing for a photo at the National Junior Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined Championships in Salisbury, Connecticut. (Provided photo) LAKE PLACID — Six Lake Placid-based ski jumpers and Nordic combined skiers competed in…

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  Meet Kai McKinnon, a 13 year-old nordic combined athlete from Lake Placid, NY. Kai currently attends Lake Placid Middle School and has been a part of the NYSEF Winter Term program for one year.  Kai began cross country skiing at age 3 and started ski jumping at age 7. Her parents, Jodi and Neil,…

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Alex attends Peru Middle School in Peru, N.Y. and is training and competing in our Whiteface program. He is the first recipient of the John MacKenzie Wilkins Scholarship Fund – a fund in memory of John Wilkins, a member of the NYSEF Freeride program who competed in multiple USASA National Championships and on the Chevrolet…

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