Nordic News

Ford Sayre BKL Co-Head Coach, Jay Davis, Awarded NENSA’s BKL Youth Leadership Award

Hurrah for Jay! We can’t imagine a more deserving person to be recognized with this award. Below is the beginning of the NENSA article on Jay. Go here for the complete text and photos.

NENSA is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 Bill Koch League Youth Leadership Award is Jay Davis of Ford Sayre. Jay Davis has been involved as a Coach at Ford Sayre for 18 years! Jay is a natural at coaching, and he coaches youth sports during every season. He is a role model as a skier and all around athlete, running, hiking, biking and getting skis in before work even on the coldest days of the year. He keeps things fun and adventurous and is someone who truly embodies the spirit of the Bill Koch Youth Ski League…..

Make sure to give him a high five or a hug when you see him next!

Happy spring!

Ashley & Peter




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Ford Sayre Jumpers at Lake Placid

This is a great shot of Ford Sayre 5th grader Cam soaring on Lake Placid’s K48 jump.

Ford Sayre jumper Cam at the K48 at Lake Placid

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Ford Sayre Jumping Meet

Ford Sayre hosted a jumping meet on January 30 at the Roger Burt jumps at Oak Hill. Forty athletes on 9 teams competed on the K10, K20 and K32 jumps. There were 9 jumpers from Ford Sayre, and 3 from Hanover High School. The jumpers ranged in age from U8 to High School. The Valley News published this article.
Jan 30 2016 Jumping Meet

Results of the Meet

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NHIAA Jumping Competition

NHIAA Jumping Competition was held on January 29, 2016 at the Roger Burt Jumps at Oak Hill.

Jan 29 2015 NHIAA Jumping Competition

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Nordic Movie “Bend” Showing in Woodstock Friday

This just in….wish we had known about it sooner…looks fanstastic

Friday Nov 13 enjoy the FREE premiere of BEND, 5pm at Pentangle Town Theater in Woodstock.

The film follows collegiate athletes from the east coast as they train in Oregon for the summer. Together, they represent the future generation of athletes in one of the most under represented sports in America: Nordic Skiing.

 Check out the teaser by clicking here! 

 Nick Mahood (Woodstock Inn Nordic Ski Director) and Paul Ramsey (Woodstock Director of Operations) will be speaking before the film and there will be a reception to follow at the Woodstock Inn, small bites and cash bar!

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