Black Mountain Ski Resort Chisholm Ski Club Trail Race Pass

Please note that any spectator on skis at any Nordic race must purchase a race spectator pass to be on course and the Nordic trails for the day.

Fee: $7.00

Tickets available at the ticket counter and at the Chisholm Ski Club Race Headquarters.

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The Red Jackets

 

CSC Club Photo 2014

 

The Chisholm Ski Club is made up of an army of volunteers dedicated to the goal of promoting sking for youth in the River Valley, Maine, New England and beyond. This page will highlight some of the people who work tirelessly behind the scenes to make this a reality. In these articles, we asked our volunteers 10 questions.

January 10, 2021:

heather gallantHeather Gallant, is the club's alpine volunteer ringleader. She gets all the folks lined up with their assignments and calms the rush before the race. She is one of the club's board members as well. Heather lives in Mexico with her husband Kevin and children Gabbie, Nate and Jackson. She works at the Oxford Federal Credit Union.

1. Favorite ski area? Black Mt.

2. Pets at home? Black Lab

3. Favorite race at Black Mt? ME State Shootout.

4. Job at events. Volunteer Coordinator/ Timing

5. Best Black Mt. memory? Watching her children ski!

6. Do you still ski? Yes

7. Who started you skiing? Mom

8. How long have you been a club member? 6 years.

9. Red or brown hot dogs? Heather said "YUCK"

10. Dream ski trip? Jay Peak Vt.

January 3, 2021:

norm pelletierNorm Pelletier is a CSC board member who is a very active member helping with the many alpine events the club run through out the season. Norm was a racer in his younger days and has a daughter Lauren that now races as well. He lives in Rumford Center with wife Melissa and daughter. Norm is a wood buyer for the local paper mill.

1. Favorite ski area? Black Mt.

2. Pets at home? Dog named Teddy.

3. Favorite race at Black Mt.? Eastern Shootout.

4. Job at events? Gate keeper and course maintenance.

5. Best black Mt. memory? When Lauren started skiing.

6. Do you still ski? Yes

7. who started you skiing? Norm and Marie Charlston

8. How long have you been a club member? 10 years

9. Red or brown dogs? Red with ketchup and mustard.

10. Dream ski trip? Salt Lake City, Utah

dottie adamsDecember 20, 2020:

Dottie Adams is a long time club volunteer. She most likely has done every job that there is to do at a ski race. One of the most caring and helpful people on the earth she is involved in many groups and orgs. from the ski area to the town of Hanover. Her biggest job of all is putting up with Herb! Dottie lives in Hanover with Herb and they have 2 children Erin and Derek.

1. Favorite ski are? Black Mt.

2.Pets at home? Cat

3.Favorite race at Black Mt.? Maine High School St. Meet.

4. Job at events? Works in Race Headquarters.

5. Best Black Mt. memory? Herb's sign presentation.

6. Do you still ski? No

7.Who started you skiing? My best friend at Gould.

8. How long have you been a club member? 56 years.

9. Red or brown hotdogs Red with everything on it.

10. Dream ski trip? Colorado

herb adamsDecember 27, 2020:

Herb Adams lives in Hanover with wife Dottie. Herb was a history school teacher for many years and ski coach to many River Valley skiers. Herb coached Olympians, Jr. National Champions and New England Champions. A long time ski fan and known around the world for saying 5,4,3,2,1, go!

1. Favorite ski area? Lake Placid NY.

2. Pets at home? Cat

3. Favorite race at Black Mt.? Sassi

4. Job at events? Starter at Cross Country races.

5. Best Black Mt. memory? All of the National Cross Country races. 

6. Do you still ski? No

7. Who started you skiing? Mom in Andover. I skied to school.

8. How long have you been a club member? 56 years.

9. Red or brown hotdogs? Red with sauerkraut.

10. Dream ski trip? Ski Flying in Planica.

charlie leverDecember 13, 2020:

Charlie Lever does many things for the ski club in his roles at the Mountain. You will find him in the race office or maybe the alpine timing building, or maybe shoveling snow on the XC race course when we need to. Charlie has a wife Nancy and two son's, Pat and Chris. Before retirement, he served as a teacher and school principal in the Mexico and RSU 10 school district for many years.

 

1. Favorite ski area? Sunday River

2. Pets at home? A dog.

3. Favorite race at Black Mt. Alpine races/ Sassi

4. Job at events? Race headquarters/ Timing

5. Best Black Mt. memory? Watching his kids grow up at the Mt.

6.Do you still ski? Yes

7.Who started you skiing? Started on his own.

8. How long have you been a club member? 20 years

9. Red or brown dogs? Red with mustard.

10 Dream ski trip? Vail Co.

Thank you Volunteers