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Locations? SQUAW VALLEY, CALIFORNIA February 25-26, 2006
Nathan Kendall photo Looking across Silverado at Broken arrow from 8200'
Men & Women Ski & Snowboard What’s the course like?
The Jeep King of the Mountain Series uses an innovative racecourse known as “The Y.” It combines the high-speed excitement and the technical skill of Parallel Giant Slalom with the cutting edge drama of skiercross and boardercross.
Racers begin on separate courses and must maneuver Parallel Giant Slalom turns. Midway through the course, racers meet at the Y, the point where the two parallel courses merge into one. There, skiers and snowboarders must race side-by-side on a single course while negotiating banked turns and single and double rollers leading to an exciting finish. How do I get in on this?
It’s EASY, registration for the 3rd qualifier race at Sunday River takes place Thursday, February 2nd from 12:00pm to 5:00pm at the Grand Summit Hotel in Sunday River and will be limited to the first 50 entrants. You’ll pay $25 to qualify for a shot at the best pros and be part of the best winter sports event from the inside! Your $25 registration covers your lift ticket and entry fee for the event.
Thursday evening you’ll attend a competitor meeting where you’ll receive all the information you’ll need to know about the racing format and rules.
Friday, you’ll have access to the course for practice then you’ll take 2 runs to set a time—one run down each course. The top 2 racers men and women from Friday will go on to Saturday’s race where they’ll face the pros. Plus you’ll be part of the Friday night pre-race party. Saturday, you’ll be treated like a king with full VIP access during the day as well as an invitation to the party and awards dinner that evening.
Contact Mike at 970-926-7750 or by e-mail: mike@eclipsetv.net
From Jeep sports.com

Other Squaw Events

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FEB Events
Olympic Heritage Celebration Honoring our present at past olympians. 10 1960 Olympic Movie In the Village on the Big Screen Outdoor Showing of original 1960 Winter Olympic footage shot at Squaw Valley USA. Grab a seat and take a step back in time in honor of the 2006 Winter Olympics. Dusk (5:30pm) Weather Permitting. 11 - 13 J3 Future Olympians Super-G Races Far West Association Come cheer on this talented pool of young racers as they put their all into competing for the top spots. 11 Live Apre Ski Music In the Village Featuring Jeff Jones Relax after a day of skiing with apres entertainment in the Village ever Saturday and Sunday. Weather Permitting. Details 530-584-6266 Squaw Valley got KT?


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