The Smugglers' Notch Ski & Snowboard Club (SNSC) is a private, non-profit organization offering junior race training programs. In addition to top-notch ski & snowboard coaching, they host many events at Smuggs throughout the Winter. For three decades, the club's Fall ski swap has been a favorite stop for skiers and riders looking for gear; it is typically held Columbus Day weekend and provides support to club programs and scholarships. For all the details, including race results, please call (802) 644-1177 or visit the
Smugglers' Notch Ski & Snowboard Club athletes receive scholarships from Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation Foundation supports dreams of local youth in memory of extreme skiing athlete Hawks
The Flyin Ryan Foundation was created in memory of Ryan Hawks, a world champion extreme skier from Vermont who died in March 2011 at age 25 as a result of a crash during the Subaru Freeskiing World Tour. Smugglers' Notch Resort is a center of influence where anyone interested can register as a contributing ambassador to support the foundation's ideals. The resort supports with season passes athletes of the Smugglers' Notch Ski and Snowboard Club who apply for and are awarded scholarships with the foundation.