Harlow Hired as E. Alpine Regional Program Director

2013-05-06 15:01

PARK CITY, UT (May 6) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is continuing to emphasize athlete development, naming former National Team coach Eric Harlow as Eastern Alpine Regional Program Director. Harlow has extensive experience in coaching, having served as FIS head coach at Burke Mountain Academy and women's head coach at both Stratton Mountain School and Rowmark Ski Academy. He also coached the U.S. Women's Alpine Ski Team, working closely with Europa Cup athletes. Harlow, a graduate of Gould Academy and Colby-Sawyer College, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with him to his new position.

  • Former Burke Mountain Academy and Stratton Mountain School coach Eric Harlow has been named by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association as Eastern Alpine Regional Program Director.
  • The Eastern Alpine Regional Program Director is responsible for the implementation of USSA alpine programs within the eastern region, the eastern region competition system, direct communication with the USSA Clubs within the eastern region and providing leadership, education, information and an avenue for coordination and feedback.
  • Harlow previously worked as a women's development coach for the U.S. Ski Team, working specifically with the Europa Cup Team.
  • Harlow graduated from Gould Academy and received a bachelor's degree from Colby-Sawyer College.


Patrick Riml
The USSA has amazing potential in its Eastern Region. Eric brings great international experience and firsthand knowledge of domestic programs which will be valuable in providing leadership to the East – high energy with great communications skills. He has the broad perspective to best support our USSA clubs in helping Eastern athletes achieve their goals.





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