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Ski Jumping Competition in the Dark – January 30, 2019

Join the Dartmouth XC Ski Center & Ford SayreWednesday, Jan 30, 2019 6:00–7:45 pm NH High School (NHIAA) Ski Jumping CompetitionPark at Dartmouth Cross Country Ski Center, Oak Hill Drive, HanoverFree Admission Watch top Male & Female High School competitors from around the state soar over 100 feet under the lights  Music, Hot Chocolate, Campfire, Marshmallows, […]

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Lake Placid K48 jump

Ford Sayre Nordic Jumping at Lake Placid

Ford Sayre won every event where the team competed this past weekend at the Lake Placid Lions Club meet.  9-year old Caleb Zuckerman won first place on the K20 jump, 7th in the U14 division on the K48 jump, and first in Nordic Combined. 11-year old Elsa Bollinger placed first in the girls U14 division […]

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Maintaining the Jumps

Thanks to the Byrne Foundation and many donors, the ski jumps at Oak Hill got much needed improvements this year. They are located just to the north and east of the parking lot at Oak Hill.

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Jumping at Oak Hill

All these young Ford Sayre athletes jumped on the K32 last night. K32 is the largest of the ski jumps at Oak Hill. Ski jumps are measured from the point of entry into the air to the bottom of the landing hill where it begins to flatten out. That “critical point” on the landing hill […]

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Insight Replay for Jumping

Ford Sayre had another fun jumping meet at Oak Hill on Feb. 1, 2014. At the meet, the athletes had a chance to try a new video system. Videos are taken of the jump, and they are immediately available on an iPad, as shown to the right. This new service is being provided by Insight […]

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Ski Jumping Registration Extended

It isn’t too late to sign up for Ski Jumping. Online registration has been extended through the end of February, and the registration fee has been reduced. The program takes place at Oak Hill on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30 pm. Check out the Jumping page for more info or contact Program Head […]

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Ford Sayre in 1939

Here is Dave Holbrook going off a jump at Oak Hill in 1939.  He was one of the first participants in the program.  But it goes full circle, as his children and grandchildren also went through the Ford Sayre program.  His daughter, Pam, is currently the Vice-Chair and Secretary for the Council.

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