Appalachian Ski Mountain Hosts the Last “Shred for the Cup” Rail Jam Saturday!

When: Saturday, March 17th
Where: Registration 8:30-10:00am in the Snowcloud Room (3rd Level of Lodge)
Competition starts at 10:30am on Appaljack Terrain Park

Be sure to mark your calendars for this coming Saturday, March 17th, for the final event of App Terrain Park’s "Shred for the Cup" Series, presented by Board Paradise. This Rail Jam event will also determine the entire series winners, as there are a lot of close calls regarding everyones overall series point standings. The setup for the event is going to be handrail-style oriented features, with a huge theme of progression. Our idea is to let riders get their tricks down on the smaller rails, and letting them comfortably progress those tricks to more and more difficult features. As of now we plan on setting up a 16 ft. handrail, a 23 ft. handrail, a 32 ft. Box Combo set up handrail style, and finally the 32 ft. single barrell handrail. There will definitely be something setup for all abilities, so make plans to be out on Saturday, and be ready to learn some new tricks!

A Big thanks goes out to all of our sponsors who made this event series possible! Board Paradise, Salomon, Burton, Atomic, and Red Bull.

What do I need to compete?

-Registration form and Waiver Signed and Completed (Parent/Guardian Signature if needed)
-Entry Fee- This can be paid at a discounted rate prior to the day of the competition ($25), or on the day of the competition ($30) at the Main Office Front Desk.
-Bib Deposit-Left at Main Office Front Desk
-Lift Ticket- Purchased at the Cashier Booth
-All registration is on 1st come 1st serve basis.

Snowshoe Resort is Hosting Our Summit March 3,4,5th and YOU are Invited!

We think we have put together what should be the best deal we’ve ever had for this event and we want you to come and join the fun. It’s always great to play at Snowshoe and to do so with 20% OFF Lodging, and a Free Sunday Lift Pass is a great deal. We are ALSO giving away TWO Free Snowshoe Season Passes, Free TShirts, boggans, stickers, hats and more. Click HERE or on the Graphic below to see more information, book and JOIN US.

If you like skiing or snowboarding and you want to meet some new friends and get 20% OFF LODGING, a Free Sunday Lift Ticket AND be able to ski the slopes before ANYONE ELSE on the mountain…join us March, 3rd, 4th and 5th.

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