Author Archive - Coach Gandee

Welcome to the 2015-2016 Season

October 18, 2015
The winter season is fast approaching and Sunday River has targeted Monday Oct. 19th as opening day! We’ll be shredding the white wave soon! We’re looking forward to picking up right where we left off…Read More

USASA Maine Mtn. Series GS Double Header

December 31, 2014
This past weekend was the USASA Maine Mtn. Series season opener. 12 Gould Academy Competition Program Athletes including 4 of our full-time riders participated and we had some great efforts put forth! Riders have been…Read More

Colorado Camp

December 17, 2014
Coach Eric Breton accompanied members of the snowboard team to Summit County, CO Nov 28-Dec 8 for some early season training on some of the best freestyle terrain in the country. Coach Breton reported great…Read More

Thanksgiving Camp

November 25, 2014
14 GACP snowboarders chose to remain in the Bethel area during Thanksgiving break to get a head start on training for the 2014-2015 competitive season and they were rewarded with great early season snow, waxing…Read More

Coach Wilderness 1st Aid

November 9, 2014
Our athletes spend most of their time on the snow challenging gravity and pushing their limits. We know that risk is part of our sport. We work diligently before, during and after the season to…Read More

Just another day of dry land training…

October 27, 2014
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6:00 AM, Tuesday and Thursday 3:30 PM we work. This season’s results depend on what we do now to prepare. We train to become stronger, quicker, more flexible and mentally tough.…Read More

Physical Testing

October 8, 2014
Members of the snowboard team participate in early season physical testing with the other On-Snow Competition Teams. We’ll use the results to help design Strength and Conditioning programs for the riders so they can better…Read More