PR: Harris Hill Ski Jumping Competition: The Road to Olympic Ski Jumping

Competition Slated for February 15 and 16 in Brattleboro, Vermont BRATTLEBORO, VT. – The Harris Hill Ski Jumping Competition slated for February 15 and 16, 2014 in Brattleboro, Vermont will feature more than 40 of the world’s top jumpers from the US, Europe and Canada. One contender is Chris Lamb of the Andover Outing Club, who won the 2010 and 2013 Harris Hill competitions and holds the hill record for the longest jump, 335 feet. Lamb says...

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A Taste of the Olympics: Boston Globe

Get a Taste of the Olympics Here at Home Boston Globe By Eric Wilbur, December 14, 2013 With February’s 2014 Olympic Winter Games 5,000 miles away in Sochi, Russia, chances are you won’t be watching the contests in person. But since this region is a hotbed of Winter Olympians – about three dozen are expected to make the US squad in a variety of sports – there are plenty of ways to get a taste of the games in our own...

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Refurbished Ski Jumping Themed Brattleboro Welcome Signs

December 17, 2013 HARRIS HILL SKI JUMP COMMITTEE COMPLETES EFFORT FOR NEW SKI JUMPING THEMED BRATTLEBORO WELCOME SIGNS  Brattleboro, Vt. – The Harris Hill Ski Jump committee, the nonprofit organization that runs the only Olympic-sized, 90-meter ski jumping hill in New England, recently oversaw the effort to restore two historic “Welcome to Brattleboro” signs that feature a carved ski jumper. The refurbished signs are located at...

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Harris Hill Wins USSA’s Club of the Year

August 6, 2013 HARRIS HILL SKI JUMP WINS JUMPING/NORDIC COMBINED CLUB OF THE YEAR AT THE USSA CONGRESS Brattleboro, Vt. — The Harris Hill Ski Jump committee, which manages the annual Harris Hill Ski Jumping Competition in Brattleboro, was awarded Jumping/Nordic Combined Club of the Year at the 2013 U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA) Congress. The annual USSA Congress awards not only clubs but coaches, athletes and resorts who...

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