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Paddy Caldwell nominated to U.S. Nordic Ski Team

Ford Sayre alum and Dartmouth Ski team member Patrick “Paddy” Caldwell has been nominated to the 2014-2015 U.S. Cross Country Ski Team. Paddy was nominated to the men’s D Team along with Ben Saxton of SMS. Paddy is currently a freshman at Dartmouth College and is from Lyme, N.H. Congratulations Paddy! https://usskiteam.com/cross-country-programs/parents/criteria/us-ski-team

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Junior skiers excel at end of season races

2014 USSA Cross Country Junior (J2) National Championships March 1-9th, 2014 at Trapp Family Lodge, Stowe, VT Three local skiers qualified for the New England team competing in the National Junior Championships for cross country skiing: Ford Sayre and Dartmouth skier Sam Merrens (MU20, age 18-19); Ford Sayre skier Adam Glueck (MU16, age 14-15); and Norwich, […]

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Silver Fox Trot 2014 was a big success!

HANOVER, NH — The Ford Sayre Memorial Ski Council welcomed families from all over New England to Garipay Field, on the campus of Dartmouth College, for a full day of nordic racing on Saturday, March 1, 2014.  Races for every level between lollipoppers and masters skiers brought almost 300 skiers out to ski the expertly […]

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Junior Nordic skiers finish strong at Eastern Cup

February 15-16, 2014 — The final NENSA Eastern Cup races of the season took place this weekend. Ford Sayre Junior Nordic skiers raced in the freestyle/skate event at the Waterville Valley Nordic Center, in Waterville Valley, NH on Saturday and the classic race on Sunday at Holderness School in Plymouth, NH. On Saturday, Ford Sayre […]

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Mountain Top Paintball Biathlon

CHITTENDEN, VT – The 9th Annual Mountain Top Paintball Biathlon hosted 275 participants this weekend and 48 local skiers from the Ford Sayre Ski Council braved the cold to enjoy an exciting day of skiing and shooting out on the course.  Racers did laps around a 1.3 km loop and then stopped at the range […]

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Bogburn Classic Cross-Country Ski Race, Jan. 4, 2014

NORTH POMFRET, VT. —  The Cambridge Sports Union hosted the 30th Annual Bogburn Classic Cross-Country Ski Race on Saturday, January 4th.  More than 132 skiers from all over New England brave the frigid temperatures and turned out for a day of very exciting nordic racing.  Many Upper Valley skiers look forward to this event every […]

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Nordic Hike up Holts Ledge

11/17/13 – A large group of kids and parents got together on a foggy Sunday morning to hike up the Holt’s Ledge trail at the Dartmouth Skiway to kick off the 2013-14 ski season. Spirits were high and treats were enjoyed at the top by the chairlift. The Junior Nordic team joined the group at […]

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