Mad River Mountain Ski Patrol – In The News

Welcome to Mad River Mountain’s Ski Patrol Website!
If you are interested in finding out more about becoming a Ski Patroller, check here: Becoming A Member

OEC REFRESHER  Yup, it’s that time again already!  Detailed instructions are available under OEC Training – Refreshers, and you can also check the calendar link.  Time to start your prep!

CONGRATULATIONS to our newest OEC Technicians who graduated May 21: Dave Ogle, Matt Ogle, Ryan Andrews, Nicholas Marco.  Please congratulate and welcome them to our patrol!  A new OEC class is already in process now.  Check out the schedule under OEC Training

Season Wrap Up:

Congratulations to our patrol for being awarded the Ohio Region outstanding patrol for 2016-2017!

Our year end banquet, shared with MRM Ski School, was held April 22 with good times and food shared by all.  In addition to those recognized for service awards. below is a list of patrollers recognized for their special contributions this year.  Also, Troy Green celebrated his final year as our Patrol Director.  Troy was thanked by Tom Price, area manager, and by his staff and the patrol for his hard work through sometimes very difficult times over the past five years.  Thanks to all, who each give so much to make this patrol successful and a vital contribution to the resort.

MRM Performance Awards for 2016/17 Season
Patroller of the Year:  Scott Griffith
Hill Leader of the Year:  John Norris
Bravo Award: Wally Taylor
Sage Award: Bob Basinger
Shift of the Year: Friday night
Candidate of the Year: Bernard Friedman
Instructors of the Year:
Snowsports: Chris Raudabaugh
Toboggan: Chet Stanley
OEC: Twyla Southall
Top Young Adult Patroller: Jonah Tugaoen
Patroller Director Award: Matt Ogle / Shawn Roush

PHOTOS: Check out our photos under Member Sharing/Pictures, and send others if you would like to share them!  Recent additions include shots from the recent Alpine testing and from Alumni Day.

CONGRATULATIONS to our Patrol’s newest Alpine Patrollers: John Musto, Bernard Friedman and Kelley Clem. They have worked hard and despite this difficult season obtained the necessary skills and showed that they can assist in transporting patients via rescue toboggan.

CONGRATULATIONS to Wally Taylor, Justin Tugaoen and Jonah Tugaoen in passing the Senior Ski (Wally) and Senior Snowboard (Justin and Jonah) portions of their Senior Alpine Patroller journey.  Also, congrats to Jonah Tugaoen for attaining the rating of Senior Patroller. This is quite a feat for such a young man and he is an example to all of us.   Super job by all three, they represented MRM patrol well!!

Note: The latest Financial report is posted for patrol members.  See Financials under the Members Area.

Check out EVENTS in the calendar to the right of the page, we have upcoming Ski and Toboggan Enhancement opportunities for YOU!

CONGRATULATIONS! We had two successful candidates for the OEC Module of the Senior Program,  Stuart Kanchuger and Jonah Tugaoen  Be sure to congratulate them!  Congrats also to Aid Room Module successes from Kristen McKenna and Michael Ruckdaschel. Many thanks to all participants, evaluators, station support and other help to enable MRM to host the region event and show off our new facility.


Radios – If thinking about purchasing a new personal radio for use while patrolling, check here first.

MRM Organization Chart  Many changes this year in those agreeing to lead our volunteer organization in the various functions that it takes to run the show.


NSP NATIONAL ELECTIONS!! – Thank you everyone who voted for our representatives.

NSP’s four new board members, listed alphabetically, are:

  • Mike Huber (Northern Division)
  • Joshua Masur (Far West Division)
  • David Walker (Eastern Division)
  • Jay Zedak (Central Division)!!!

Welcome Visitors!

Our 100+ volunteer members provide service, safety, and emergency care to snowsports enthusiasts that visit the Mad River Mountain Ski Resort.Mad River Mountain Ski Resort boasts a 300 ft vertical covering 120 acres of pristine snow generated by Mother Nature, or Mad Rivers 100+ snow machines.Please feel free to check out our site and information about us . Thanks for stopping by.

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The Ohio Region 2016-2017 & 2013-2014 Outstanding Ski Patrol!
The Central Division 2008-2009 Outstanding Ski Patrol!

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