Compete on the Winter X Games course at the 2012 Aspen/Snowmass Open
Aspen/Snowmass, Colo., January 17, 2012 – Now in its seventh year, the Aspen/Snowmass Open allows skiers and snowboarders—men and women—the opportunity to show off on the Winter X Games slopeslyle course and 22-foot superpipe before they open to the public.
This event attracts over 350 athletes to compete. There will be a women’s and men’s snowboard slopestyle competition in this year’s event. Registration is open for all events at www.aspensnowmass.com/open.
See coverage from the 2011 Aspen/Snowmass Open slopestyle event: http://frsk.me/0t3.
Fees for registration are as follows:
Men SKI/SB Slopestyle: $115
Men SKI Halfpipe: $100
Men SKI Slope & Pipe: $200
Women SKI/SB Slopestyle: $75
Women SKI Halfpipe: $75
Women SKI Slope & Pipe: $140
** Registration does not include a lift ticket. Lift tickets will be available for $39 through the BUTTERMILK ticket office with your credential. **
(Subject to Change)
Tuesday and Wednesday, February 21-22, 2012
Training (SS and SP course open to credentialed competitors only)
Thursday, February 23, 2012
Ski Slopestyle (men) – Qualifying
Friday, February 24, 2012
Ski Slopestyle (women) – Qualifying
Ski Slopestyle (men and women) – Finals
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Ski Superpipe (men) – Qualifying
Snowboard Slopestyle (men) – Qualifying
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Snowboard Slopestyle (women) – Qualifying
Snowboard Slopestyle (men and women) – Finals
Ski Superpipe (women) – Qualifying
Ski Superpipe (men and women) – Finals
PRIZE MONEY DISTR.
1st – $5,000
2nd – $2,500
3rd – $1,500
4th – $700
5th – $250
1st – $1,500
2nd – $750
3rd – $300
Aspen/Snowmass would like to thank their event sponsors: Skullcandy, Helly Hansen, Audi, Clif Bar, Contour, Muscle Milk, American Express, Coke, Bud Light, Aspen Times, Giro, Teko Socks, Frias Properties, D&E Ski and Snowboard Shop, Freeskier Magazine and Snowboard Magazine.
For more information about the Aspen/Snowmass Open please visit http://www.aspensnowmass.com/open.
About the author:
Henrik Lampert loves hot dogs, the Boston Bruins and Norway. He's the Online Editor here at Freeskier.