Well March Break has come and gone, but the snow is still here!! Blue Mountain is open and there are some great family events happening in the village and on the slopes.
Training at TSC
Training will be available this Saturday and Sunday at TSC for U12 and U14 athletes from 9am-3pm. Coaches from both Jozo and TSC will be on hill. This training is free of charge but all interested athletes should sign-up via email with Rob Crossan. Athletes will be training Slalom and should meet at 9am outside the TSC club house where they will be provided visiting racer badges to allow access to the club house.
Happy Valley 500, Pond Skim and Super Pass Holder BBQ - Sunday March 27
This is a fun event hosted by Blue Mountain and is open to the public. Feeling brave, register at the Inn Conference Center or just come out and enjoy the entertainment on the Kandahar Patio/Happy Valley. The event schedule is below:
8:30am-10:00am – Banked Team Race Registration in the Kandahar Room of the Blue Mountain Inn
10:30am – Course Inspection
10:45am – Riders Meeting (Top of Course)
11am-2pm – Happy Valley 500 Banked Team Race
11:00am-12pm – Pond Skim Registration in the Kandahar Room of the Blue Mountain Inn
1:00pm-5pm – Coors Light Après Patio Party (Live Music, BBQ, Beverages)
1:00pm-3pm – Retro Pond Skim
4:00pm – Awards
*Events and information are subject to change
Team registration & payment will be in the Kandahar room of the Blue Mountain Inn at 8:30am – 10:00am
Pond Skim: Kandahar room of the Blue Mountain Inn at 11:00am – 12:00pm Athletes under the age of 18 must have parent or guardian on-site to sign event waiver, or, have their parent sign the online event waiver. All participants must wear helmets. Entries limited! Waiver can be found at www.bluemountain.ca/eventwaiver
Banked Race: $60/Team
Pond Skim: Free with a donation to the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital and valid lift ticket or season pass. Event participants must have a valid event lift ticket or a season’s pass.
Race Team Divisions:
All teams will be made up of 3 members divided into one of the following four divisions;
Mixed (Skiers & Boarders)
Groms Under 12 (All teams with participants 12 & under regardless of discipline)
Super Pass Holder BBQ: All Super Pass Holders will be given a Free Meal ticket for the BBQ at registration.
Final Races of the Season
Stay tuned for our next newsletter for a summary of Mastermind, The U10/U12 Rodeo and Provincials. Wishing our athletes who are attending Can Ams and the Whistler Cup safe travels and some fantastic racing!