• Nori Pepe

KSC/KMS Freestyle takes home Club of the Year Award

The Killington Ski Club/Killington Mountain School (KSC/KMS) Freestyle Program has been named the U.S. Ski & Snowboard (USSS) Freestyle Club of the Year for 2019. This is the second time in four years that the Club has earned this distinction. This past week, Freestyle Program Director Kris Pepe traveled to Park City, UT to receive the award on behalf of the program at the USSS Chairman’s Awards Dinner. Pepe commented that “as a well rounded, community based program, KSC/KMS Freestyle is able to achieve competitive success at each level, including, enrollment growth, as well as a strong commitment to events and facilities." Pepe continued, "The athletes, coaches and parents, who are passionately committed to the sport of Freestyle Skiing, are the foundation of our program.” Tiger Shaw, the President and CEO of U.S. Ski & Snowboard congratulated KSC/KMS, saying that the program, “has distinguished itself in providing direction to young athletes through high-level competition programs resulting in athletic success.” While there were many notable results and achievements throughout the KSC/KMS Freestyle season at all levels, some highlights include winning the Jr. National Championship title, two athletes achieving World Cup starts, three athletes being named to the Jr. World Championship Team, as we