The Beech Mountain Learn to Ski Challenge Poster Contest

The Beech Mountain Learn to Ski Challenge Poster Contest

January is National Learn to Ski Month!  In support of this initiative, Beech Mountain Resort will hold a (regional, local, national) poster design contest to promote learning to ski and snowboard.

Eligibility: The contest is open to all 3rd – 5th grade students (regional, local, national)

Dimensions and Form:   All entries must be original flat, two dimensional drawings, paintings, or renderings.  No photographs permitted.  Posters should be at least 8.5" by 11" and can be no larget than 11" by 17".

Theme: Poster designs should be derived from the theme "Be Active, Learn to Ski or Snowboard".

Categories: Male and Female Prizes:

1st: 1 beginner ski and board setup, 1 helmet, 1 set of goggles, 1 day in the youth learning center

2nd: 1 beginner ski package

3rd: 1 beginner ski package

Deadline: January 31, 2013

On January 31, 2013, the posters will be displayed in the View Haus Cafeteria.  Beech Mount Resort's certified instructors will do the preliminary judging.  Tim Humphries, who is a professional snowboarder sponsored by FLOW, will do the final judging.

Mike is the Editor and founder of and Since September of 1996 he has written more than 3200 articles promoting all of the ski areas of North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland. While attending to the thousands of emails, photo submissions and On-Snow reports that come in all season long, Doble also owns and operates a full service web design and marketing company that has more than 900 clients in 40+ states and several countries.He shares that it was his passion for all things snow that prompted him to start the ski network and since that time the website has gained popularity through it's webcam and weather content as well.Mike is the father of four daughters, is an avid snow and water skier, football freak of his alma mater (the University of South Carolina) and hearty promoter of all that is Western North Carolina to West Virginia and Maryland. Mike spends his off time with his family, playing golf, tennis and boating on Watauga Lake with his family and friends, coaching local soccer teams and oh yes...Snow Skiing!