Date: February 11 & 12, 2017
Location: 2 South Beaver, Ste. 118, Flagstaff, AZ 86001 (928) 773-9707
Be a part of the fun at the Arizona Snowbowl on February 11th and February 12th, 2017 for the Grand Canyon State Winter Games. Alpine & telemark skiers as well as snowboarders will be competing in a Giant Slalom course on Saturday and on Sunday in a dual challenge. The events will draw 150 to 200 athletes per day and proceeds will benefit the Flagstaff Alpine Ski and Snowboard Team, a non-profit youth sports organization and the Grand Canyon State Games.
The Grand Canyon State Winter Games are open to all ages of skiers and snowboarders. Intermediate and advanced skiers and snowboarders are encouraged to participate in either or both of the weekend’s events. Race inspection will be from 9-10:15am daily and the events will begin at 10:30am. Racers will take two runs on the course and the result will be a combined total of both runs.
Medals for all events will be given out for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places at the award ceremony held daily at 3:30pm at the Agassiz Lodge.
There is a $25 entry fee if preregistered for each event/athlete. Registration on the day of will be $30 per event/athlete. Lift tickets will be available for $40 to all competitors and all who participate will receive a complimentary event t-shirt. Helmets are required for all events and helmet cameras will not be allowed. All competitors must sign a liability release. Those under the age of 18 must have a liability release signed by a parent or guardian. Pre-registration will be from 6:00-7:00 pm at Altitudes on 2 South Beaver on Friday night, the 10th of February. Day of registration for the events will be at the Agassiz Lodge from 7:30- 8:30 am. However, you are encouraged to pre register by attending the pre registration party.
Sponsors for the Grand Canyon State Winter Games are The Arizona Snowbowl, presenting title sponsor Arizona State University.