Mount Snow Academy expects and what the Academy House engenders.
The House Parent works with the Director to set and maintain the guidelines of the household.
Head Coaches: Alpine: Ben Sullivan; Freeski: Robby Sullivan; Snowboard: Steve Kwasniewski
Coaching Staff: Working alongside our head coaches are Andrew Norton (Alpine), Joe Vanacore (Freeski) and Tom Anderson (Snowboard).
Notable Alumni: Olympic Medalist Kelly Clark; Olympic hopefuls Devin
Logan, Eliza Outtrim, and multiple NCAA and USCSA skiers
Training Facilities: At Mount Snow Academy, the students’ classes are
held in our 10,000-plus square foot Alpine Training Center, just 200 feet
from the main base of Mount Snow. MSA alpiners are not limited to a particular trail or type of terrain for training, which allows coaches to customize daily training according to the competition schedule. Our Freeski and
Snowboard programs train at Mount Snow’s Carinthia Mountain face, the
only one of its kind in the East. Skiers and riders can train on 125 freestyle
features scattered around 12 full terrain parks. An 18-foot superpipe and
an eight-foot wall mini-pipe along with a big air site are featured.
92 Northwood Road
Lake Placid, NY. 12946
P: 518 523-3357
F: 518 523-3405
Guy Middleton, Alpine Program Director, middletong@northwoodschool.
Sports: Alpine, nordic, freestyle, snowboarding, special jumping, and nordic combined
Grades: 9-12 PG
Staff/Student Ratio: 1: 6
Program Length: Nine months, September-May
Application Period: Initial Deadline 3/1, then rolling admissions
Tuition: $46,425 boarding, $26,725 day
Scholarships: Financial Aid available, based upon need. 55% of student
body receives aid.
Headmaster: Ed Good
Academics/Overview: Northwood School is a coeducational, independent boarding and day school located in the Olympic village of Lake Placid, N.Y. Northwood provides a setting for students to determine and to
attain personal goals through a balance of rigorous academics, an awareness of the natural beauty of the Adirondack Mountains and the unique
athletic opportunities available in the region. Northwood provides the support for dedicated athletes to focus on their athletic and academic goals in
a structured and supportive environment.
Coaching Staff: Guy Middleton, program director; Royce VanEve-ra, head men’s coach; Marcy Fagan, assistant program director; Jamie
Welsh, U16 coach; other NYSEF alpine coaching staff: John Norton, Ikuo
Toishi, David Smith; nordic/jumping coaching staff: Evan Bliss, Margaret
Maher: freestyle/freeride coaching staff, Mike Kirchner and Justin Perry.
Notable Alumni: 2010 Olympic Bronze medalist, Andrew Weibrecht,
2010 Olympian Adam McLeish, former Olympians Thomas Vonn, Anna-belle Orsi, Jay Rand, Ulf Kvendbo, Jack Mulhern, Tom Mellor, Joe Lamb,
Brent Rushlaw, Tony Granato, Mike Richter, Dave Tretowicz, Jim Campbell, Kei Takahashi, Andrea Kilbourne, Kent Salfi, Craig Conroy; numerous NCAA All-Americans and Division 1 skiers.
Training Facilities: Lake Placid Olympic venues, Whiteface Mountain,
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Sports Complex, Olympic Jumping Complex, Lake
Placid Olympic Arena.
Okemo Mountain School
53 Main Street Ludlow, Vermont 05149
Mariel Meringolo, firstname.lastname@example.org
Okemo Mountain School is a five-month winter sports academy
located in Ludlow, Vermont that challenges and supports motivated
student-athletes. Our student-athletes learn to balance rigorous
academic study and athletic training to achieve their personal best in all
pursuits while thriving in a community that fosters a sense of belonging.
SKI . RIDE . LEARN