Royal Flush Big Mountain Comp
March 15, 2014
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Where: Peak 8, Contest Bowl, (King, Queen and Joker) Accessible from the Peak 8 base area by loading the Colorado Superchair to 6 Chair and traversing to Contest Bowl.
Categories: Snowboard, 7 and Under, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13 & 14-16 Alpine Ski. Each category will be divided into boys and girls. Each competitor will be judged based on IFSA (http://www.freeskiers.org/) standards including line, control, fluidity, technique and style/energy. Competitors will have one qualifying run and selected finalists will have an additional run in the afternoon.
Safety: The competition venue will be closed for the event. Access to the slope is limited to competitors during inspection and their run, coaches, ski patrol and comp services. The rope-line rule will be strictly enforced. Participants need to enter the venue through the start gate.
8:00 AM- 9:00 AM- Registration – T-Bar
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM- Patrol Inspection
9:00 AM- 10:00 AM- Venue Inspection
10:15 AM- Mandatory Coaches/Athletes meeting at start of venue
10:30 AM- Qualifiers Start
An “old school BBQ” Bratwurst & Hot-Dogs will take place at the event site for the competitors
1:00 PM - Finals Start
Awards to immediately follow at the Event Site. Awards will be given to given to the top 3 from each age category. All competitors will receive a participation medal regardless of their standing in the competition.
**This is an entry-level competition. **
Registration: Will take place between 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM in the T-Bar, located next to Ski Hill Grill at the base of Peak 8. All competitors must have signed waivers and approved helmets mandatory in order to compete. No Exceptions.
Fees: $20 registration fee to be paid at the Peak 8 Guest Services Shack next to 5-Chair for all competitors not affiliated with the Breckenridge All Mountain Team. Receipt of payment must be brought to registration in order to receive a bib. There will be a $20 cash deposit taken for each bib for all participants, which will be reimbursed upon return of bib. Bibs will be collected after first run at the finish.
Parking: Paid parking will be available at the base of the Breck-Connect Gondola. Peak 8 base accessible via Gondola or Shuttle (Black or Green Route). Free parking and shuttle also available on Airport Road.
Spectators Ticket Options: Non-pass holders may purchase spectator tickets at the Peak 8 Ticket Office for $55. Walking only passes, which are good for only one ride up the Colorado Superchair, are $30 for adults and $20 for children(12 and under). There will be spectator viewing at the Base of Contest Bowl. This can be accessed by the Colorado Superchair and a brisk 10 minute hike to the finish corral.
Competitor Ticket Options: Please contact for competitor ticket information.
John Vincze – Head Coach BAM, firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-464-3506
Stacie Persoff – Breckenridge Ski & Ride, email@example.com