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Waterville Valley Designated a US Ski Team Development Site

April 8, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Resort and Waterville Valley Black and Blue Trail Smashers (WVBBTS) announced today a new multi-year comprehensive partnership with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA). The agreement designates Waterville Valley Resort as a U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team … Continue reading

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Chadbourne Departs BBTS for Steamboat Springs

May 11, 2016

By Jan Stearns

SSWSC Names Adam Chadbourne as Alpine Competitive Program Director The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club (SSWSC) recently announced that Adam Chadbourne has been chosen as its new Alpine Competitive Program Director. Chadbourne recently worked as the Alpine Program Director for … Continue reading

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Waterville athletes head to Nationals

March 15, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Our little town will be well represented at the 27th Annual USASA National Championships at Copper Mountain from April 2–12.  Waterville Valley BBTS snowsports athletes Sadie (aka Sadie the Eagle) and Nicole P. have been hitting the podium in first and second … Continue reading

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Healey Wins at Winter Park Revolution Tour

March 11, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Academy athlete, Nora Healey, nabbed first place in Slopestyle at the Winter Park Revolution Tour this past weekend. Congrats, Nora! Nora is geared up and ready for another contest next week at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Pennsylvania.

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BBTS Named Community Olympic Development Program

November 14, 2015

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley Black and Blue Trail Smashers Sports Educational Foundation (aka BBTS) has been selected by the United States Olympic Committee as a Community Olympic Development Program. WVBBTS – a premier snow sports training and competition center – is … 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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Great Weekend for Waterville Valley Skiers

February 26, 2015

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley Junior Seasonals were well represented on Feb. 22 at the 30th annual Kare Andersen Telemark Festival at Bromley, VT. A big shout out to my young cousin, Ian Boisvert (left) and his fellow skiers Jacob Badway, Sam … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunities at BBTS

August 26, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley BBTS is hiring!  The snowsports club is searching for a year-round Director of Finance and has select weekend and full-time seasonal coaching positions available.  Coaching applicants must be strong skiers and willing to pursue further certifications. WVBBTS, a … Continue reading

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Alpine Masters Training Camp

December 21, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s snowsports club, WVBBTS, is offering an Alpine Masters Training Camp on January 2 & 3, 2014 at Waterville Valley Resort, NH. The camp will emphasize mastery of specific technical and tactical tasks and GS and Slalom gate training and … Continue reading

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