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FAIR HAVEN TEEN SKIS TO SILVER MEDAL

alex perkinsPress release from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School

Alex Perkins, a senior at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, captured a silver medal at the NASTAR National Championship held at Steamboat Ski Resort in Colorado in late March.

This is Alex’s first time to the podium at a NASTAR National Championship, and the first time competing at a national level for the 18-year old son of Debbie and Bill Perkins of Fair Haven.

Alex claimed the second place finish in his age group of 18-20, with a time of 21.475. Alex qualified for this National competition with a gold medal victory at the NASTAR Eastern Regional Championship, held at Okemo Mountain in Vermont this past January.

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RUMSON-FAIR HAVEN SKIER WINS 2X GOLD

Alex PerkinsPress release from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School

Alex Perkins, a senior at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, has once again claimed gold at the 2016 NASTAR Eastern Regional Championship, held in Okemo, Vermont on January 30 and 31.

The 18-year-old Fair Haven resident had the fastest finish among his age category of 18 to 20 year-old male skiers in Saturday’s championship race – which featured Olympian and World Cup Championship skier A.J. Kitt as pacesetter. Alex’s finish gave him the second fastest par time (20.17) of all skiers under the age of 21 who competed in the event.

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FAIR HAVEN SKIER IS RANKED NJ’S #1

Press release from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School

alexA Fair Haven teen is currently ranked as the number one male skier in New Jersey aged 16-17, by the national NASTAR race program. Seventeen year old Alex Perkins captured the first-place finish for his age group at the 2015 NASTAR Eastern Regional Championship, held at Okemo Mountain in Vermont on January 31 and February 1.

The Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School junior attained his first place finish with a time of 20.96 — the fastest raw time of all skiers under the age of 21 — during the first day of competition. This win qualified him for the 2015 NASTAR National Championship, held at Aspen Mountain in Colorado. This is the third consecutive year that the son of Debbie and Bill perkins of Fair Haven has taken the podium at the NASTAR Regional Championship. He has qualified for competition in the NASTAR National Championship for six of the past seven years, and he stands at number 43 in the NASTAR national rankings.

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