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March 9 - 13

Smith Optics Big Mountain Challenge presented by Tecnica/Blizzard (8th Annual)

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Lake Louise shows off its epic Powder Bowls for its annual Big Mountain Challenge.  Competitors from all across North America are expected to participate in the multi-day freeskiing event.

The freeskiers compete on different venues over the course of three days and are judged on time, line, control, fluidity, technique, and aggressiveness. Winners will go home with tons of prizes from our sponsors and a piece of the $7500 cash purse!

Location: Venues TBD
Time: Online Registration Opens January 3, 2011 at 9:00am
Cost: $100 Entry Fee / $200 with 5-Day Lift Ticket

 

Categories:

*Note - Competitors must be 18 or older at event date.

  • Male Open
  • Female Open

 

Schedule:

Wednesday, March 9

9:00 am – 4:00 pm Competitor Check In @ Sitzmark Lounge (upstairs Whiskyjack Lodge)

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Venue Inspection        

4:30 pm Competitor’s Meeting @ Sitzmark Lounge 

      

Thursday, March 10

8:00 am Competitor’s Meeting @ Sitzmark Lounge

8:30 am Load Lift

8:45am – 9:30am Venue Inspection

9:45 am Tentative Start Time         

4:00 pm Competitors Meeting @ Sitzmark Lounge

  • Results of the Day, Start List for Friday & Bib collection

 

Friday, March 11

8:00 am Competitor’s Meet in Sitzmark Lounge

8:30 am Load Lift

8:45am – 9:30am Venue Inspection

9:45 am Tentative Start Time of Semi-Finals       

4:00 pm Competitors Meeting @ Sitzmark Lounge

  • Results of the Day, Start List for Saturday & Bib collection

 

Saturday, March 12 

8:00 amCompetitor’s Meet in Sitzmark Lounge

8:30 am Load Lift

8:45am - 9:30am Venue Inspection

9:45 am Tentative Start Time of Finals                             

3:00 pm Après Ski @ Powderkeg

8:00 pm After Party in the Sitzmark Lounge

Event footage

Final Results

 

Sunday, March 13

Weather Day

 

Event Registration

Register Online

Online registration for this event is now closed.  You can register in person at the Lake Louise Ski Area (Sitzmark Lounge), 9:00am – 4:00pm, Wednesday, March 9th.  Cash only.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • There will be a mandatory $20 bib deposit. 
  • All competitors must have a valid lift ticket.
  • Helmets are mandatory.
  • All competitors must fill out event waiver.

Event Waiver:

Event Waiver    


 

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