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10/12/14 - FAIRALL JUMPS TO U.S. NATIONAL CROWN IN LAKE PLACID, BRYAN FLETCHER TAKES COMBINED

By Pete Graves
Public Relations and Communications Director
LAKE PLACID, NY--October 12, 2014---U.S. National team ski jumper Nick Fairall (Andover, NH) was tied with Anders Johnson, after the first round today at the U.S. National Ski Jumping and nordic combined championships held in this two-time Olympic village, set against a strong field and bright… More...

10/10/14 - ON THE EVE OF LAKE PLACID; TALKING WITH CLINT JONES

By Pete Graves
PARK CITY, UT---October 10, 2014--Competition in Lake Placid, NY starts Saturday (tomorrow) with the NYSEF K 90 m event and then on Sunday the US National Championships will be held for ski jumping and nordic combined. Yesterday I had the chance to chat with Head Coach Clint Jones from Lake… More...

10/07/14 - LAKE PLACID NATIONALS SET FOR THIS WEEKEND

PARK CITY, UT---October 7, 2014---There are few events in our nordic world that gather the kind of excitement then the annual journey to the Olympic village of Lake Placid, NY does for ski jumping. That's why all eyes are focused there this coming weekend as ORDA and NYSEF combine forces to present… More...

09/26/14 - CRAWFORD BUSY ON JUMPING DEVELOPMENT ISSUES

By Pete Graves
Public Relations Director
PARK CITY, UT---September 27, 2014---"Things are going well.  I've been busy with several projects," said US Development Director Gary Crawford today in an interview.  "Obviously our ultimate goal is to increase numbers of participants in our sport.  We basically have three buckets… More...

09/09/14 - U.S. Cup DATES ANNOUNCED

PARK CITY, UT---September 10, 2014---USA Ski Jumping announced today the dates for the nations premier series of ski jumping events. These events will feature jumpers traveling across the nation seeking coveted  Cup Points. In making the announcement today the USASJ's Rex Bell praised the… More...

09/09/14 - A TRIBUTE TO DON AND EARLE

By Pete Graves
The last few weeks have been tough in our small and tight-knit ski jumping family as we lost two wonderful members of our community. The passing of Don West and Earle Murphy leaves a huge void that struck us to the core. They had been around so long, loved the sport so much and contributed so… More...

08/03/14 - FRIBERG JUMPS TO U.S. NATIONAL TITLE

By Pete Graves
USASJ Public Relations Director
PARK CITY, UT--(August 3, 2014)---In a strong and spirited competition on the K-134m ski jump here in Park City, Utah, Christian Friberg (St. Paul, MN) took his first-ever National Senior crown to win the US Ski Jumping Large Hill National Championships at Utah Olympic Park. In the US only class… More...

08/02/14 - US LARGE HILL CHAMPIONSHIPS SUNDAY IN PARK CITY

PARK CITY, UT--(August 2, 2014) Top US ski jumping and nordic combined athletes are assembled in this historic sporting town set for Sunday, August 3rd and the US Large Hill National Championships. Defending US Champion, Nick Fairall (Andover, NH) is back to defend his crown as is women's US… More...

07/30/14 - GARY CRAWFORD NAMED TO NEW SPORT DEVELOPMENT POST

By Peter Graves
Public Relations and Communications Director-USASJ
PARK CITY, UT--(July 30, 2014)--- USA Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined and Women's Ski Jumping-USA are pleased to announce that long-time coach and ski sport builder Gary Crawford has been named to the new position of Director of Sport Development, with his energies focused on ski jumping and nordic… More...

07/22/14 - U.S. LARGE HILL NATIONALS UP NEXT FOR NORTH AMERICAN FLYERS

By Pete Graves
USASJ Communications & Public Relations Director
PARK CITY, UT---July 23, 2014---It's a very busy time on the ski jumps at Utah Olympic Park here in Park City, the home of the USASJ, as the 16th annual Springer Tournee will get underway soon and will conclude with the always exciting U.S. National Large Hill National Championships (HS 134m). The… More...