We Have Some Award Winners…

Vermont Ski + Ride was honored to be nominated for ten awards at the 2017 New England Newspaper & Press Association Newspaper Convention. In the largest and most comprehensive awards program in the Northeast, NENPA honors journalistic excellence in newspapers, online platforms and niche publications (that’s us!).

Congratulations to all of the winners below. We’re proud of our team!


Best Niche Publication: Check out our latest issue here. VT SKI + RIDE was named third best niche publication in New England.

Best Overall Website: Explore away! We tied for second.

Best Overall Design: We think this issue is especially pretty. The judges gave us third for last year’s issues.

Best Pictorial Photo: Congratulations to Brian Mohr whose lead photo (shown above) from last winter’s photo essay The Joy of Snow earned him second place.

Best Portrait Photo: Cheers, Gabe L’Heureux. Your shot of Bud Keene in our story Bud Keene Will Push You to Greatness earned second.

Best Feature Photo: You go, Oliver Parini. Your portrait of ski jumper Tara Geraghty Moats placed third.

Best Photo Series: Brooks Curran’s photo essay The Next Stars of Film and Screen won second place.

Best Specialty Columnist: Biddle Duke was named “Best Columnist for three Competition columns which included Ski Racing’s Big Surprise, Revenge of the Redneck Racers  and Ty Walker Goes Big at Fenway

Best Personality Profile:  Finally, our editor Lisa Lynn earned second for  her profile, Bud Keene Will Push You to Greatness