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Come see what Waterville Valley Academy is all about

March 22, 2018

By Jan Stearns

It’s been a snowsports lover’s dream winter.  The Olympics, the successes and achievements of so many snowsports athletes with a Waterville Valley connection, the National Freestyle Championships right here in the Valley, the epic March SNOWfall! If you have kids and … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Academy Featured on TV

November 8, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I was in Maine visiting my kids last weekend and saw a great plug for the Waterville Valley Academy and BBTS on WGME-TV Channel 13 (Waterville, ME).  Meteorologist Adam Epstein is awed by Phil’s Hill BagJump Training Center at Snow’s … Continue reading

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Blending academics with snowsports training

March 10, 2015

By Jan Stearns

I read a great story in the Union Leader newspaper about Waterville Valley BBTS Snowsports Education Foundation’s unique Pinnacle Program.  Pinnacle combines academics and snowsports training and competition for high school-age athletes on a year-round basis. Union Leader writer, Kathleen … Continue reading

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“When the heck did WVA become a powerhouse?”

April 8, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley BBTS athletes rocked USSA’s U16 Nationals at Park City and the organization’s CEO & Executive Director, Peter Stokloza, fills us in on the club’s successes: The USSA U16 Alpine Nationals were held in Park City, Utah from March … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Program Featured on WMUR

August 30, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Academy‘s new Pinnacle Program was featured on WMUR New Hampshire Channel 9 in a live segment, plus this article with photos! (By Paula Tracy, WMUR.com)  While some high schoolers are still in the mall choosing which pair of … Continue reading

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