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Alpine Skiing – Postponed

February 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

EVENT POSTPONED TO FRIDAY MARCH 4th

 

2021 Race Results 

Event Information

  • This years Alpine event will take place at Berkshire East Mountain. This year’s event will follow a similar race schedule as in 2021
  • Athletes will be assigned a race shift and they can have as many runs on the course as they can during their allotted time. Best two runs will be used for awards.
  • Awards will be given out at the conclusion of each race
  • Athletes may bring one person with them to serve as an on ski guide to get them up down and around the mountain.
    • Special Olympics MA will provide lift ticket for the guide.
    • Guide may not coach athlete when they are on the course they are there to assist them getting around the mountain.
    • Guide may assist with Course inspection and reviewing course with athlete prior to their assigned races
  • Berkshire East trail map
  • All athletes should arrive ready to ski
  • Box lunch of wrap, chips, cookie and bottle of water will be provided to all registered athletes and their guides
  • Special Olympics has rented outdoor cabanas for teams to use as meeting spot and gear storage. Teams are assigned to the following cabanas.
    • As you look up mountain Cabena’s 1-7 are located to RIGHT of Race Shack  at bottom of Competition. Cabena’s 18 & 19 are at base of  Top Notch in front of the West Lodge and are for the skiers in the Novice Level
      • Haverhill – #4 & #18
      • Nashoba – #1 & #19
      • Wachusett -#3 & #18
      • Red Raiders -#5
      • Shrewsbury -#6
      • Thrive – #6
      • Scituate –  #5 &#19

Event Timeline

  • Registration Opens 7:45am
  • Chair Lifts begin operation at 8:15am
  • Advanced GS Athletes may inspect Course starting at 8:15am
  • Intermediate GS Athletes may ski parallel to GS course but not on course while advance athletes are racing to inspect course

 

  • Advanced
    • Giant Slalom – 9am – 10am
    • Slalom 12:30pm -1:30pm
    • Races will be on Competition and Lower Competition starting at Deer Run
  • Novice
    • Time 9am -12pm
    • Races will be on Exhibition
  • Intermediate
    • Giant Slalom – 10am -12pm
    • Slalom – 1:30pm – 2:30pm
    • Races will be on Lower Competitions starting at the High School Race Start

 

 

Details

Date:
February 25
Time:
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Matt Ruxton
Phone:
508-485-0986 ext. 222
Email:
matt.ruxton@specialolympicsma.org

Venue

Berkshire East Mountain Resort
66 Thunder Mountain Rd
Charlemont, MA 01339 United States
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