Celebrate Snow! Photo Contest: VIEW THE WINNERS!!

Once again, patrollers stepped forward to show us their best creative skills, as over 600 photos, and a total of six videos, were submitted for the Celebrate Snow! Photo Contest. Click here to view the 102 photos and six videos submitted to Flickr, and here to view the 564 photos submitted via Instragram.

The winners included Stephen Oliver, of the Zurich Ski Patrol in Switzerland, for Après Patrolling photo, Andrew Longstreth, of the Crystal Mountain Ski Patrol in Washington, for Patrol Life photo, Robin Clark, of the Allegany State Park Ski Patrol in New York, for The Ski/Snowboard Experience photo, and Brendan McCue, of the Beaver Creek Ski Patrol in Colorado, for Instragram photo. Erika Chapman, of the Cannonsburg Ski Patrol in Michigan, won for Video.

Thank you to all of our great sponsors for being a part of the NSP Celebrate Snow! photo contest and for supporting patrollers in their hard work each day!

BELOW are the winning photographs and videos in each category. Use the slideshow controls at the bottom to either play the show of the three winners in the the four categories, or advance the photos manually. Congratulations to all who won, and thank you to everyone who submitted photographs. You made the contest a rousing success!!

Après Patrolling Winners


Patrol Life Winners


The Ski/Snowboard Experience Winners


Instagram Winners


Video Winners

1) Erika Chapman: How to Be a Patroller in 11 Easy Steps

2) Keith Witte: Double Black Diamond

3) Dave Orszagh: A New Way to Arrive on Scene