About Eastern Pennsylvania Ski Council
The Eastern Pennsylvania Ski Council (EPSC) is a not-for-profit organization and the umbrella parent of 38 member clubs representing more than 6,000 skiers and riders. Established in 1972, EPSC upholds a long tradition through the encouragement, improvement and advancement of snow sports. EPSC is a member of the National Ski Council Federation (NSCF), serving the mid-Atlantic states of eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland and Delaware. If you don’t belong to a member ski club, EPSC is here to help you find one. If you do belong to one, EPSC is here to help share information about your club’s winter sports and social activities.
New Officers Elected
The 2018-2019 Officers for the Eastern PA Ski Council Board of Directors were elected on May 21, 2018 at the General Membership Meeting at the Grille at Mainland Golf Club. The slate of officers was sent out but still had a vacancy. The nominations were open from the floor as allowed by our by-laws and there was a volunteer for the office of Corresponding Secretary. The following is the new board of directors:
President - Ann Russo, King of Prussia Ski Club
Vice - President - Gregg Pambianco, Upper Bucks Ski Club
Treasurer - Wally Sliwinski, Brandywine Valley Ski Association
Recording Secretary - Joe Broski, Fall Line Ski Club
Corresponding Secretary - Lydia Hill, Buck Ridge Ski Club
Congratulations to all of the new and repeat officers
May Is Awards Month
At the May General Membership Meeting, the awards from the past season are announced and the hardware is handed out. The year was no different. The team that won the Carnival Race was the Flying Dutchmen Ski Club A with a time of 233.230. The fastest man was Jim Dolan of the FDSC Club with a time of 24.82 and the fastest woman was Polly Newman of the Austin Skiers with a time of 29.24. There was no Council Cup this year due to the weather so we will have to wait with anticpation for next year.
The Club of the Year went to Upper Bucks Ski Club for the third year in a row.
The Fritz Koenig Award went to Wally Sliwinski
Outgoing President Bob Smith gave three President's Award to:
Maddi Dondore, outgoing Corresponding Secretary, in appreciation for her work in many of the council duties.
JoAnne Landis, Publications and Recreational Ski Program, for her outstanding work with Snow Drifts over the years and leading the Instructional Program
Ken Foster, EPSC Ticket Guy, was above and beyond the duties of selling vouchers over the years.
The evening was full of surprises for these people as the awards are kept hush hush until the meeting.
Congratulations are extended to all of the winners of the evening festivites.
New Ski Trips for 2018-19
Check out the new ski trips for the new season and add your trips today.