The First Annual Slash and Burn Banked Slalom is coming up quick! On Sunday, March 2, Howelsen Hill will be hosting this epic event in the Heart of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
Registration: 8-10am at Olympian Hall which is located at the base of Howelsen Hill. If you are able to visit Powder Tools at the base of Steamboat Springs Resort you may Pre Register there.
Snowboards Only: Sorry my two planking buddies, this is our event. There actually is a super nice looking Mogul Course near by, which I am sure will be open. All kidding aside, please come out for a cold PBR on us.
$10 Cash Only Entry Fee: We will be donating half the proceeds to the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club. The remaining money will go toward the Cash Purse for the Men’s and Women's Winners.
Lift Tickets: Are required and will be available for competitors for $20. You can pay with a card for lift tickets.
Helmets: Are strongly recommended and required if you are under the age of 18.
8-10am: Registration at Olympian Hall
10-11am: Course Inspection
11:00am: Competitor Meeting at top of course
11:15am: Youth First Runs
12:00pm: Women First Runs
12:45pm: Men First Runs
1:30pm: Youth Second Runs
2:15pm: Women Second Runs
3:00pm: Men Second Runs
5:00pm Pabst Blue Ribbon Afterparty @.....
Format: Each Rider will take two runs. Only the fastest of the two runs will count. Here is the trick, You will be able to see your first run time right after your run. You will not be able to see your second run time until the awards...
Fakie Race: Keeping with Banked Slalom tradition, there will be a One Run, Winner Take All Fakie Race at the end of the day. Competitors will be asked for a $5 Cash buy in which gets you one timed run down the course. WINNER TAKES THE POT.
For more information please go to www.slashandburnbanked.blogspot.com