Dave Van Ruiten, former Director of Racing at Sugar Bowl Resort, passed away on November 7, 2005. He was the former Vice President of Far West Skiing, a tremendous leader and asset to junior ski racing in this region, and a highly respected professional. He was instrumental in Sugar Bowl’s commitment and rise to national ski racing prominence over the past several years. This special scholarship award to a Far West athlete with USST potential and financial need is named in his honor
Congratulations to the 2020 Recipients of the Dave Van Ruiten Memorial Scholarship as each athlete has earned a $1000 scholarship to be used on racer related expenses this season.