Welcome to NENSA NEWs!

Preston Noon joins NENSA as our new Operations Manager ~

Preston Noon joins NENSA as our new Operations Manager ~

NENSA & USBA are thrilled to welcome Preston Noon to our teams, as the new Operations Manager for our New Gloucester Maine office. He will be responsible for the oversight of our membership and systems operations, including the management and technical support of all software tools, social media platforms and Websites. Preston will be the new office presence and office administration for both NENSA and USBA, as well as collaborating with staff on our manyRead more about Preston Noon joins NENSA as our new Operations Manager ~[…]

Bag Balm Joins NENSA as our Newest Sponsor, and the Named Sponsor of our 2018 NENSA Bag Balm Rollerski Race Series

Bag Balm Joins NENSA as our Newest Sponsor, and the Named Sponsor of our 2018 NENSA Bag Balm Rollerski Race Series

The New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) is very pleased and excited to welcome Bag Balm, of Lyndonville VT into the NENSA sponsor family, and to announce the official naming of the “2018 NENSA Bag Balm Rollerski Series”. NENSA is first and foremost a community rooted in New England’s rich and vibrant heritage of ski culture and we couldn’t be happier about bringing another New England company into that community. Since 1899, Bag Balm hasRead more about Bag Balm Joins NENSA as our Newest Sponsor, and the Named Sponsor of our 2018 NENSA Bag Balm Rollerski Race Series[…]

Bob Haydock is the 2018 Recipient of the NENSA John Caldwell Award

Bob Haydock is the 2018 Recipient of the NENSA John Caldwell Award

One of NENSA’s finest traditions is the awarding of the John Caldwell Award.  This award annually recognizes a single individual, or entity, which embodies the spirit, dedication, innovation and pride in our Nordic community of the award’s famous namesake.   This year NENSA is thrilled to award this highest honor to Bob Haydock, a NENSA founding member, board member for the past 23 years, Bogburn Race creator, and a coach, among many other talents. Bob, likeRead more about Bob Haydock is the 2018 Recipient of the NENSA John Caldwell Award[…]

2018 NENSA Club of the Year – Stratton Mountain School

2018 NENSA Club of the Year – Stratton Mountain School

NENSA is pleased to announce Stratton Mountain School as the 2018 Club of the Year.  2018 was a defining year for cross-country skiing in the United States – and there is only one eastern club that can claim an Olympic Gold medal.  While Jessie Diggin’s win in South Korea was the most visible success – the Stratton Mountain School has consistently been a leader in New England and beyond with skiers thriving at all levelsRead more about 2018 NENSA Club of the Year – Stratton Mountain School[…]

Nathan Alsobrook – 2018 NENSA Coach of the Year

Nathan Alsobrook – 2018 NENSA Coach of the Year

NENSA is pleased to announce Nathan Alsobrook of Bowdoin College as the 2018 Coach of the Year. Last winter Alsobrook led the Bowdoin Polar Bears to one of their most successful Carnival seasons – where every weekend either the male or female team placed in the top-six.  On individual Carnival days the women’s team placed fourth, four times and the men’s team pulled down two fifth place finishes. These excellent results qualified three freshman skiers,Read more about Nathan Alsobrook – 2018 NENSA Coach of the Year[…]