Welcome to the Eastern Region

The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Eastern Region is one of three U.S. Ski & Snowboard regions established under the authority of the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Alpine Sport Committee (ASC) and is responsible for the regulation of the sport of Alpine Ski Competition within the geographical area of the Eastern United States.  It consists of the eight eastern divisions: Maine Alpine Racing Association - MARA, New Hampshire Alpine Racing Association - NHARA, New Jersey Alpine Racing Association - NJSRA, New York State Racing Association - NYSSRA, Pennsylvania Alpine Racing Association - PARA( DE, D.C. MD, PA), Southern Alpine Racing Association - SARA, Tri-State Racing Association (MA, CT, RI) and Vermont Alpine Racing Association - VARA.

Welcome to the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Eastern website!

If you can't find what you're looking for, please give us a call or send us an email. And...don't forget to scroll down on every page so that you see all the content! 

Current News

Scholarship opportunity for U16s and U19s - Check out the '17-'18 Stacey Cook/SVST Scholarship here.  Deadline is 31 August!

Curious as to what goes on at a National SL/GS project?  Check out the update here.

U.S. Ski & Snowboard Alpine Equipment Regulations for 2017-2018

U.S. Ski  Snowboard Course Setting Specification for 2017-2018

THANK YOU to our sponsors.  World Cup Supply sponsored the Eastern Cup Series this year.  Also thank you to Nordica for sponsoring the Ronnie Berlack U16 Eastern Championships. and Time Out for Whoopie for sponsoring the  U14 and U16 Regionals as well as U16 Nationals..  We appreciate your support of our Eastern athletes.

Have you been looking for all the videos that used to be on COE TV?  You can find them here on the  U.S.Ski & Snowboard Sport Education YouTube Channel

Looking for an Eastern Coaching job for the 2018 season?  Don't forget to check out the Eastern coaches page and the Club Job Postings page on the National Website.

Foundation created in memory of USST athletes Ronnie Berlack and Bryce Astle

If you haven't checked out the club excellence workshops there is no time like the present.  They are great informative programs.  Click here for more information on the workshops and to check out recordings from previous workshops. (10/30/2014)

Have you checked out the Peak Conference Series Webinars.? Don't miss this great educational opportunity.

Eastern Alpine Ski Education Foundation

EASEF offers support to young athetes to enable them to participate in and pursue competitive winter sports opportunities. Click here to learn more.EASEF offers support to young athetes to enable
them to participate in and pursue competitive winter
sports opportunities. Click here to learn more.



Intent to Compete

Coaches and Athlete Representatives click here to intend a USSA Athlete for FIS races, Nor Ams, FISU and Canadian races.

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Need to renew your membership, get coaching tips or work on your technique? Want to check rankings or results? Find all that and more on your My Account page. 


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