Coach Rory has been teaching and coaching skiing since 1979. He is a PSIA Alpine Level 2 instructor and a USSA Level 100 Alpine Coach. He has a passion for skiing and does a fantastic job of sharing his love for the sport with the BMA athletes. Coach Rory primarily coaches the older athletes.
Coach Sara is the Assistant Head Coach. She graduated from Appalachian State University in 2015, where she studied Recreation Management. She has been involved with BMA/BMSEF since 2006, first as an athlete and later as a coach. Sara has completed her Level 100 coaching certification through USSA and is in the process of completing her level 200 certification. Sara has also completed both the PSIA Level 1 Ski instructing and AASI Level 1 Snowboard instructing certifications.
Like many of our coaches, Coach Chandler grew up skiing on the BMSEF Alpine Race Team. Chandler is a certified PSIA Ski Instructor and has been coaching with BMA since 2015 and also teaches at the Beech Mountain Ski and Ride School.
Coach: Emma Carder
Coach Emma is a Coach and also a former Team Beech racer. She is a local high school student and loves working with our youngest racers!