A vast majority of our youth athletes start at very young ages and continue their outdoor journey at BEA until they reach the age of 19. After starting at BEA, our staff become more than just coaches or employees, we become mentors to the next generation of outdoor pioneers. Since our founding in 2009, we […]
Our trip to Austin, Texas was going great until Sunday morning. I’m sure you heard something about how it unfolded but before we get to that, I want to say thank you to the team, the parents, our local supporters and everyone in Oregon who helped us prepare, fundraise and execute a really fun […]
Did you know that 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys are sexually abused before their 18th birthdays? In partnership with the KIDS Center, the Bend Endurance Academy’s entire coaching staff learned the 7 steps to protecting children as part of Darkness to Light– A Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training Program. Our organization is […]
Two raffles will benefit the Bend Endurance Academy this fall! Stand Up Paddle Board This beautiful Stand Up Paddle Board is on display at Deschutes Brewery in downtown Bend. Tickets can be purchased at the downtown Deschutes Public House at $5 each or online here. The Paddle Board was handcrafted by Academy parent and supporter, Greg Bridges. The SUP […]
The Academy’s Nordic team is competing at the US Cross Country National Championships this week in Rumford, ME. Academy athletes raced in junior and senior categories with the following notable results: Skate Sprint: Senior Men Dakota Blackhorse von Jess- 2nd Skate Sprint: Junior Men Max Christman- 9th, Nick St. Clair- 19th Classic Sprint: Junior Men Reitler […]
The Bend Endurance Academy has created a new partnership with Kids In The Game. KITG is a Trusted Sports Foundation program that matches donors with kids who need financial assistance to be able to participate in sports programs. Trusted Sports Foundation is a nonprofit that works to inspire kids to thrive in life through sports. […]
The Nordic season has officially begun. Our Nordic Competition skiers traveled to West Yellowstone, MT during Thanksgiving week for a successful training camp and the season’s first races. According to Nordic Program Director Ben Husaby,”The team size is growing steadily and we are off to a great start with the first Super Tour results. Bella Smith, Dakota […]
It’s time to sign up for a 2011-2012 Nordic Winter Program. We offer innovative programs for ages 7 to 70+. For full details, visit the Nordic page. For inspiring footage from last season, watch our Nordic Movie.