SMS Alpine Recognized by VARA
Stratton Mountain School alpine skier, Sophia Holm ‘19, has been selected by the Vermont Alpine Racing Association (VARA) Scholarship Committee to receive the Ginny Hunt Award. Recipients of this award display dedication and commitment to the sport of ski racing at all levels and show interest in the development and future of the sport of ski racing. They inspire younger athletes by being strong role models and display leadership both on and off the hill.
The award, which is given to one girl and one boy from a VARA program who best exhibits sportsmanship at the U16–U21 levels, will be presented at an awards gala this November in Stowe, Vermont. Congratulations, Sophia!
Additionally, SMS Alpine Program Director, Mike Morin, has been recognized by VARA as the Vermont Development Coach of the Year. VARA noted Mike’s commitment to developing ski racing athletes to their fullest potential. Congratulations, Mike!