Come join us on Closing Day to celebrate the end to an amazing 2016-2017 ski and snowboard season. The Breck Plunge pond skim event will help close out the season with a splash. Join the fun at the base of Peak 8 with live music, food, drinks and great people!
When: Sunday, April 23rd
Where: Base of Peak 8, Breckenridge Ski Resort
Registration: $25/competitor - advanced online registration and morning of (if space is still available). **Open competition - men & women, both ski and snowboard - ages 18+ only. Competitors are encouraged to wear costumes, but please keep them tasteful and family-friendly.
Check-in will be at the Activities Center, at the base of Peak 8 (between 5 Chair and the Colorado SuperChair). Competitors will be able to check-in and sign their liability waivers the morning of the event from 9:30 to 11am only.
Tickets: A lift ticket or season pass is required for this event in order to gain access to the start area of the pond skim course. No foot passenger access. Purchase your ticket in advanced HERE.
Format: Single run format per competitor, best 20 runs advanced to the finals.
**All competitors are required to wear helmets throughout the competition.
Venue Access: Spectators will be able to access the venue by walking from the base area uphill. The pond/finish area will be positioned uphill of 5 Chair and the Colorado SuperChair. Please wear proper footwear to access the venue.
8:30am: Lifts open to the public
9:30 - 11am: Check-in and registration at the Activities Center for all competitors
11am - 2pm: Live music and luau themed lunch specials at Ski Hill Grill
1pm: Competitor meeting (top of pond skim course). This is mandatory for all competitors.
1:30pm: Event start (single run format)
3:15pm: Event final - top 20 competitors will advance for a final run
3:45pm: Awards at TBar (time is approximate based on competition) and the Bud Light After Party
Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 overall farthest/best style competitors, as well as best costume and best plunge!
1st Place - Exclusive Bud Light cornhole set plus a $50 gift card to the TBar and $100 gift card to any Vail Resorts Retail location (including Breck Sports, Patagonia Breck, Marmot Breck, Epic Mountain Gear, Bicycle Village, Colorado Ski and Golf and more!)
2nd Place – $200 gift card to Vail Resorts Retail
3rd Place - $100 gift card to Vail Resorts Retail