Race Schedule & Courses

Friday, March 10, 2017

  • 3:00 – 3:45 PM: Milly Chalet, Brighton Ski Resort
    • Race packet pickup 
    • Vertical Race check-in
  • 4:00 – 5:30 PM: Milly Base
    • Vertical Race 
  • 5:00 – 6:30 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Food (cost not included in registration)
  • 5:00 – 6:15 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Race packet pickup
  • 6:30 -7:30 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting

Saturday, March 11, 2017

  • 6:30 AM: Milly Chalet, Brighton Ski Resort
    • Mandatory racer check-in and gear check
  • 7:30 AM: Milly Base
    • Race Starts
      • Elite, Heavy Metal and Recreation Divisions will have 10 minute staggered start
  • 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Post Race BBQ
  • 11:00 AM-1:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Raffle
    • Live Music
  • 12:00 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Raffle and awards
  • 1:00-4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Avalanche
      • Choices – Choosing terrain based on conditions
      • Basic mountaineering for backcountry skiers
      • Efficient backcountry skiing

Sunday March 12, 2017

  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Backcountry Splitboarding
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Steep Skiing
      • Women-only: Avalanche Choices – choosing terrain based on conditions
  • 1:00-4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Women only – Steep Skiing
      • Avalanche Rescue Skills and Scenario
      • Ski Photography

Friday Course Info

  • The vertical course will be a single climb (no descents) of 1300-1700′

Saturday Course Info

  • The course will start and end at Milly Chalet at Brighton Ski Resort.
  • As always, the race division will have a booting section.
  • You must follow the marked course at all times!
  • Detailed course maps below

ELITE / HEAVY METAL

  • Elite / Heavy Metal Division Course Maps and Profile

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  • Elite / Heavy Metal Division Course Stats

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RECREATION

  • Recreation Division Course Map and Profile

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  • Recreation Division Course Stats

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JUNIOR

  • Junior Division Course Map

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  • Junior Division Course Stats

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You are expected to be familiar with the course and be able to navigate the course with or without flagging