Independent School Ski Coaches Association

Fall Meeting

October 24, 2013

Concord Academy


I. Welcome and Introductions 3:00 PM

II. Present

Name School Class
Feldman, Steve Belmont Hill A
Borwick, John Berkshire A
McGarry, John Concord B
Couture, Steven Cushing C
Shields, David Cushing C
Dancer, Marc Deerfield A
Rose, Brian Eaglebrook A
Hicks, Laura Ethel Walker C*
Patrick, Dolan Ethel Walker C*
Hart, Jen Gunnery C
Guenther, Leslie Hebron B
Mangham, Hannah Hebron B
Capul, George Holderness A
Bell, Steve Kents Hill A*
Hoar, Sam Middlesex A
Hutcheson, Jecca Middlesex A
Channell, Rex Miss Hall's C
Dodge, Matt New Hampton B*
Leeds, Greg NMH A
Hollister, Fred Nobles A
Gottsegen, Jonathan Salisbury C
Uhlman, Olivia St. Sebastian's C
Brown, Heidi Thayer B
Hing, Edward Willison B*
Kennedy, Gary Willison B*

Total = 25

Total = 20

* = Championship Host School

III. Treasurer's Report

IV. Championship Dates and Info

Reiterated the importance of schools paying their dues prior to the Championships




V. Helmet Rule

VI. "Racer coming to a stop" rule in GS

VII. Competition Committee

Name School Class
Steve Bell Kents-Hill A
Heidi Brown Thayer B
John McGarry Concord B
Van Tuyl, Rob Pingree C
Hart, Jen Gunnery C
Marc Dancer Deerfield A
Fred Hollister Nobles A


VII. Other Items of Business

VIII. Adjourned 4:25 PM

IX. Reminders

Participation Requirement:

  • To be eligible for participation in the NEPSAC Alpine Skiing Championships a student must participate in the following number of league races representing their school:

    • If an even number of races before the championships, then ( n/2 )
    • If an odd number of races before the championships, then ( n + 1 )/2


  • For example:

    • If your league has 4 races prior to the championships then a student must participate in at least 2 races.
    • If your league has 5 races prior to the championships then a student must participate in at least 3 races.

Consequences of an eligibility infraction

  • Coaches and AD's will submit their championship running order
  • Teams are encouraged to bring some evidence of their skiers league participation
  • Consequences of eligibility infraction
    1. Team Disqualification (by gender)
    2. Individual Disqualification
    3. Other team individuals are eligible for individual awards
    4. Results recalculated
  • Host school can ask for the number of league race starts on the Championship entry form
  • Race day infractions will go to the Race Jury. If it cannot be reconciled in a timely fashion, then the issue moves to the Competition Committee
  • Post-Championships infractions will be ruled upon by the Competition Committee