A NYS J1-2 Winners Sponsor, Mud, Sweat & Gears is located in Ellicottville, NY. The store prides itself on being the go-to resource for many area race programs. They are widely known and respected for their dedication, service and continued support of ski racing in our state.
For a hundred years, Rossignol has lived and breathed the Mountain, its reason for existence. An icon of the past and emblem of the present, the brand draws upon its roots and its heritage to build its future. Thanks to Steve Roche at Rossignol for supporting the NYS J4 Team to Marriott J4 Eastern Championships.
FIS NJR Eastern Junior Championships Sponsor—Twitchell has sponsored NYS J1-2 Eastern Championship Teams since 2001. Paul and Ingrid Van Slyke, the owners of Twitchell, live in Lake Placid with their two children Maris and Andrew. They have both been involved with ski racing for many years. Paul is a certified coach, FIS TD and USSA Delegate to the FIS. We are very grateful for Twitchell’s commitment to NYSSRA. Twitchell Sportswear provides Team Products, Uniforms, Event and Logo Products, and hard goods for many different sports. Check out their site.
Known for their craftsmanship and quality, Harden Furniture is long recognized as one of America’s premier furniture manufacturers. We are proud to have Greg and Lori Harden sponsor the NYS Alpine Elite Team. Thank you Greg and Lori for the many years of generous support.
Your One-Stop Shop for Ski Racing Equipment Event Supplies since 1969. Reliable Racing is the NYS Marriott J3 Championships Team Sponsor for 2012. The Jacobs family has supported NYS ski racing for many years. John Jacobs is a coach at West Mt. We are very lucky to have the Jacobs family so committed to our development level ski racing. Please support Reliable Racing. Their store and catalog showroom, Inside Edge Ski is only 5 minutes away from exit 19 of the Adirondack Northway (I-87).
NYSSRA welcomes Nestlé as sponsor of the Kandahar Festivals at Whiteface, HoliMont and Greek Peak.
Sponsoring U14 NYS Alpine team, U16 NYS Eastern Championship Team, and U16 Eastern Finals Team.
Vicki Papadeas and Robert Dawson have generously supported the Sally Davis Award recipients by supplying J1-2 awards and hosting the reception at our New York State Championships. We are grateful for their support! Thank you Vicki and Robert.
Big Dog Sportswear is our 2014 sponsor for U12 and U14 Running With the Big Dogs Dual - to be held at Belleayre Mtn the day following Kandahar Championships, Sunday, March 9, 2014.
• Trixie Lever, NYSEF U16 athlete and Canadian Citizen at Whistler Cup
Trixie was 4th at Whistler Cup SG - .2 off the lead and .01 off the podium behind a Austrian and 2 Norwegians. She earned a 4th place in SG also. We're all proud of you Trixie.
• Congratulations to Cecily Decker - Cecily blazed into 1st place at the U16 National Champs GS in Park City by close to 3 seconds. In addition she was 4th in SL.
* Helpful Informational Pieces -
Please take a minute to orient yourself for the 2015 season.
U8 -2007 & younger
U10 - 2005, 2006
U12 - 2003, 2004
U14 - 2001, 2002
U16 - 1999, 2000
U18 - 1997, 1998
U21 - 1994, 1995, 1996
•USSA Membership Categories for '13-'14
Competitor $150 - Required for all U16 (YOB 1998 and older) and above that wish to have USSA points.
Non-Scored Student $100 - Available for all U16 (YOB 1998 and older)and above that do not wish to have USSA points.
Youth $80 - For all U14 (YOB 2000 and younger) and below. The Eastern region will not have any U14 scored events so there is no need for any U14 and below athletes to join with Competitor licenses.
A USSA competitor membership and membership in one state racing organization are required for all levels of scored racing in the Eastern Region.
Participation in qualifying events leading to regional championships events requires a valid USSA “Competitor” or “Youth” membership depending upon the age group.
• For RA's - Race Fees for '15 Season - If you are holding a race during the '14-'15 season this information is for you.
USSA Scored - $10/start/race
USSA East Scored - $5/start/race
NYSSRA Unscored - $4/start/race
NYSSRA Scored - $4/start/race
Kandahars - $4/start/race
NYSSRA Boot Fitting Project from Hope Alive Media on Vimeo. Please watch NYSSRA’s junior boot fitting video before you head to the ski shop for new or used junior ski racing boots! FINALLY, learn about the best boot fitting process for your racer.