Congratulations to the Franconia Ski Club on having been selected as the 2020 U.S. Ski & Snowboard Development Club of the Year.
Introduced in 2019, the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Development Club of the Year Award is an award presented to a U.S. Ski & Snowboard member Club which has distinguished itself in providing outstanding youth development programs based on the following criteria: exceptional or unique programming focused on developing athletes ages 13 and under; provides opportunities for youth to enter the sport; provides a positive, engaging experience for young snowsports athletes; commitment and encouragement of youth athletic development; implementation of best practices and innovation for long-term athlete development; use and support of U.S. Ski & Snowboard resources intended for development levels; conversion of athletes to higher levels of involvement, participation and competition; develops and encourages a lifelong passion and enthusiasm for participation in snowsports.