Hard times fall on us all and can sometimes drive us to do things we may not normally do. That being said, to whomever thought that breaking into the Adaptive Action Sports office at Copper Mountain last night, stealing all of our cameras, several snowboards and prosthetic legs was the only option, there are better ways.
Denver Fox News did a piece on what happened;
Thank you again to everyone who has reached out to support us. We are asking anyone interested in helping, to visit our webpage at www.adacs.org/donate and make a donation. No matter the size, anything will help. If you can't donate, follow us on social media and push info to your networks. We need all the help we can get. Host a fundraiser at your home or business, encourage your friends to donate because you're supporting local Paralympic hopefuls and injured veterans.
If you're in Denver, please visit Homegrown Tap and Dough in Arvada or Wash Park because they are hosting a fundraiser for AAS all month long. Go grab a pizza and support our programming!
Saturday February 18th check in & bib pick up is in the Main Lodge at Howelsen Hill and on Sunday Febraury 19th check in & bib pick up is on the 2nd floor in the "Loft" next to Powder Tools . We will be using the same bibs (black & red) that we used last season, cost is $25.00, cash or card please if you have lost yours. If you are visiting from another series bring your home series bib!
It is the athlete’s responsibility to confirm that your bib # is correct on the start list before heading up to the venue. If it is not please check in at the registration desk and advise us of the change.
There is NO DAY OF / ONSITE REGISTRATION at any Rocky Mountain Series events. We will not be adding any additional competitors to the start list once registration closes Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at midnight.
Those competitors who will be competing in the Halfpipe contest on Sunday February 19th must have the "Steamboat Halfpipe Waiver" completed by a parent or guardian. Please click on the link below to view the waiver and bring this with you to check in!
Steamboat Halfpipe Waiver
Discounted Lift Tickets
Howelsen Hill - Competitors, coaches, family & friends
- Competitors w/bib
- $25 Adult 19+
- $15 Youth (6 - 18)
- $ 8 Child (5 & under)
- $ 10 Terrain Park HIKE ONLY
- recommend buying a full ticket - terrain park is lift accessible
Steamboat Resort - Competitors, coaches, family & friends
- Competitors w/bib - must come in to check in first
- $55 Adult (Saturday & Sunday)
- $55 Family & Friends
- Christy Lift ONLY (gets to the top of the pipe) MUST have skis / snowboard - NO FOOT TRAFFIC
- or 20% off rack ticket rate for the entire mountain
- $ Coaches comp'd with proof of USASA Current Coaching Credential
Tentative Schedule (subject to change)
Saturday February 18th Rail Jam at Howelsen Hill
- 11am - 11:45 pm - Check in (Main Lodge)
- 11:45 am - Check in Closed
- 12:00 pm - Training
- 12:45 pm - Training Closed
- 1:00 pm - Riders meeting (bottom of course)
- 1:15 pm - Competition Start - Heat 1 (25 min heats)
- 4:30 pm – Awards (Outside Podium at Main Lodge)
Sunday, February 19th Halfpipe at Steamboat Resort
- 8am-8:45am Check in “The Loft” upstairs next to Powder Tools in Gondola Square
- 9am-10am - Training
- 10:00 am - Training Closed
- 10:15am - Riders meeting at the top of the pipe
- 10:30am - Competition Start
- 3:30pm - Awards on the stage at the base
RMS Alum & US Snowboard Team Member Nik Baden got his start with the SSWSC and contests at both Howelsen Hill and Steamboat!
What a great weekend of Slopestyle competitions at Copper Mountain for freeskiers and snowboarders. Awesome conditions on Saturday for the Freekskiers and bit wintery and challenging for the Snowboarders on Sunday.
We'd like to congratulate the competitors listed below who earned US Snowboarding and US Freeskiing Revolution Tour slopestyle invitations for their performances this weekend. You can click on the links below for a complete list of this weekends results!
|Freeskier Rev Tour Qualifiers||Snowboard Rev Tour Qualifiers|
We'll be back at Copper Mountain on Saturday January 21st for a regional USASA Halfpipe contest for both Snowboard and Freeskier's, Open to ALL competitors, all age classes that will also serve as a Rev Tour Halfpipe Qualifier event for the age classes shown above.
We'll have our 2nd USASA Slopestyle contest of the season for Snowboarders only on Sunday January 22nd.
See you there and thank you all for your continued support. We're great because of all of YOU!
We're ready to rock! Its going to be a fun filled evening for sure, with a new venue being built by the Copper Mountain Park Crew for 106 competitors! Click on the link below to take a look at the start list. Be sure to check the start list posted at the Woodward Cage to insure that your bib # is correct. You will not be allowed on the course without the proper bib, which is the same bib we used all last season (black & red). If you've lost yours or don't have one come inside to the check in desk and get one. The cost for the bib is $25.00, cash or card please.
Startlist - Click HERE
The schedule and startlists are also posted at m.rockymountainseries.com too. Since this is a rail jam, results won't be posted to the live scoring menu until after the contest is over.
CASH prize purse of $500 awarded to competitors for the top 6 tricks thrown during the entire competition (all age classes eligible).
Tentative Schedule (subject to change)
- 3:00 pm - Check in (Woodward Cage - Mtn Plaza)
- 4:30 pm - Check in Closed
- 4:45 pm - Practice
- 5:45 pm - Course Closed
- 6:00 pm - Torchlight Parade
- 6:15 pm - Competitors Meeting - Bottom of Venue
- 6:30 pm - Competition Start
- 10:00 pm - Fireworks
- 10:15 pm - Awards (Burning Stones Plaza)
Most definitely a big week in the big leagues this past week for Rocky Mountain Series Alum's and current season competitors.
RMS Alumni scored two first place Boardercross finishes at the World Cup in Montafon, Austria with Belle Brockhoff & Hagen Kearney atop the podium in the #1 spots. Hagen's hard work and dedication paid off with his first World Cup victory after 28 starts over the last 5 years!